Jobs in Leavenworth, Kansas, United States

Leavenworth is a city in Leavenworth County, Kansas with a current population of over 36,000. The city’s name is a tribute to Colonel Henry Leavenworth. Leavenworth was founded in 1854 and became an incorporated city the next year. It was the first city to be incorporated into the state, and hence, it is also popularly known as the “The First City in Kansas”. Wagga Wagga in New South Wales, Australia and Ōmihachiman in Shiga Prefecture, Japan are two sister cities of Leavenworth.

Two school districts – Fort Leavenworth USD 207 and Leavenworth USD 453 serve the city of Leavenworth and operate seven elementary schools, two middle/junior high schools and a high school in the city. Besides, Leavenworth also houses three private schools. The University of Saint Mary and Kansas City Kansas Community College are two institutions of higher education located within the confines of the city.

The Leavenworth Parks and Recreation Department maintains over 400 acres of pristine land in over 25 parks and recreational facilities in the city. These parks offer numerous amenities such as outdoor aquatics, basketball, volleyball and tennis courts, baseball and softball diamonds, off-leash dog parks, picnic shelters and scenic trails.

Major points of interest in Leavenworth include Fort Leavenworth Army Installation, Leavenworth Farmers Market, C.W. Parker Carousel Museum, Buffalo Soldier Memorial Park, Queen’s Pantry Teas, Leavenworth Antique Mall, Richard Allen Cultural Center and Harvey House Museum. The nearest major airport is Kansas City International Airport, located 17 miles from the centre of Leavenworth.

Job Opportunities in Leavenworth, Kansas

The top sectors for employment in Leavenworth, Kansas are healthcare, public administration, retail, education, and hospitality and food services. Fort Leavenworth is the biggest employer in the city with over 4,000 employees in active service. Other major employers are Leavenworth USD 453, Dwight D. Eisenhower Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Northrop Grumman, Central Plains Consolidated Accounts, Cubic Defense Applications Group, Leavenworth Federal Penitentiary, Leavenworth County, Walmart Supercenter and Hallmark Cards.

Leavenworth is an excellent place for entrepreneurs as well. It boasts a centralized location within 20 miles from a major international airport. The city has a highly skilled workforce and the local administration has forged strategic partnerships with business bodies such as Grow Leavenworth County, Leavenworth Lansing Area Chamber of Commerce, Leavenworth County Development Corporation, Leavenworth Main Street and Kansas Business Center. The City of Leavenworth also provides assistance to businesses regarding building and facility inspections, Land Disturbance Permits, Mechanical licensing and permits, business licences, rental registration, etc.

Great housing options, excellent nightlife, eclectic weather and a diverse and family-friendly community make Leavenworth a perfect place to live and work.

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Groundperson with DL Union new Add to Favorites
Asplundh Tree Expert, LLC- 066
$11.08 - $23.15 an hourThe below Pay and Benefits are what you can expect to receive as a full time employee of Region 066 Pay scale ranging from $11.08 to $23.15 per hour. Direct Deposit.Up to 15 vacation days, paid by ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
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CoreCivic
CoreCivic is currently seeking a Warden who has a passion for providing the highest quality care in an institutional, secure setting.Who We Are: CoreCivic is a diversified, government-solutions company with the scale ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 8th June
CASHIER new Add to Favorites
Murphy USA
If your goal is to begin a fantastic part time career working up to 25 hours per week where your talents will be valued and respected; Murphy USA is an outstanding employer of choice. To be successful as a cashier, you ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
Employee Perks Why You Will Love Being Part of the Navy Federal Team:*Competitive compensation with opportunities for annual raises, promotions, and bonus potential*Best-in-Class Benefits! (7% 401k match / Pension plan ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
Acquisition Specialist new Add to Favorites
VMSI
ABOUT THE POSITIONWe are seeking an Acquisition Specialist to support our Department of Veterans Affairs client in Leavenworth, KS. This position is 100% telework, with a few occasional meetings or trainings in the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
Hallmark
reqid: 30072 WHEN YOU CARE ENOUGH YOU CAN CHANGE THE WORLD. You need a job. You want a career. Working someplace you can be yourself and belong while creating something that makes a difference. Something that makes the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Regional Fitness Manager new Add to Favorites
Genesis Health Clubs
This position will oversee all aspects of the Personal Training department for a multiple Genesis location; including recruiting, hiring, scheduling and training new Fitness Managers and Assistant Fitness Managers, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
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Aaron's
We are Aaron's - an industryleader in the sales and lease-to-own retailer known for quality brand names andsuperior customer service. We provide our team members the opportunity to reachtheir full potential in a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 8th June
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Kroger
Dillons Retail Clerk Company Name: Dillons Position Type: Employee FLSA Status: Non-Exempt     Our primary focus is to create an uplifting customer experience through exceptional service. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Marlow White Uniforms, Inc.
Marlow White Uniforms, Inc. is seeking an energetic person to expand our human resources efforts. Marlow White is an industry leader in military and first responder (police, fire, sheriff and EMS) dress uniforms. The ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
Navy Federal Credit Union
Employee Perks Why You Will Love Being Part of the Navy Federal Team:*Competitive compensation with opportunities for annual raises, promotions, and bonus potential*Best-in-Class Benefits! (7% 401k match / Pension plan ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
Integrated Training Environment Systems AdministratorinFort Leavenworth, KSatBooz Allen Hamilton Inc.Date Posted:6/4/2019 ApplyApplyNot ready to Apply? Join Our Talent Network Join us. The world can't wait.The Booz ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th June
Phoenix Home Care & Hospice
You are invited to come create New Beginnings at Phoenix Home Care & Hospice. We are seeking pediatric nurses who are looking to make a difference in the lives of those we serve!Where?Overland Park – 7 nights ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Head Girls Swim Coach new Add to Favorites
Leavenworth USD 453
Leavenworth High School is seeking applicants for our girls swim program. This person will oversee our varsity and JV programs. This person should be knowledgeable in all aspects of swim, training techniques, and able ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
Providence Medical Center
Responsibilities The Patient Account Registrar interviews the patient or his/her representative to obtain patient demographics. This position also secures insurance information, eligibility, benefits and authorizations ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
US Department of Veterans Affairs
Duties Summary The MHRRTP Manager for the Behavioral Health Service, who will serve as the administrative and professional leader for the domiciliary at the Leavenworth campus. The facility (125 beds) is designed and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
BreakfastCook new Add to Favorites
Pullman Place Restaurant
Preparing meals to orderDoing daily prep as neededCleaning as neededRestocking as neededExperience preferredVoted Best Family Restaurant in Leavenworth County by the Leavenworth Times readersVoted Best Breakfast in ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
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Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth
The Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth are currently seeking a Part-Time Groundskeeper for the Mother House. The groundskeeper will be responsible for the maintenance of turf, trees, shrubs and flowers as well as removal ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
Mobile Sales Associate new Add to Favorites
T-Mobile TPRS of Leavenworth, KS
Job DescriptionWelcome to the big leagues. Here, you're more than a sales person. You're the face of our company for thousands of potential customers. You've got to know your gear inside and out--from the latest phones ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
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KMG Hotels
KMG Hotels is seeking to hire a Maintenance Representative for Hampton Inn by Hilton. Maintenance is what keeps a hotel running smoothly. To deliver a great guest experience, a Maintenance Representative will make sure ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June