Jobs in Topeka, Kansas, United States

The history of capital city of Kansas, Topeka, dates back to 1854. Topeka is an Indian name with unknown origins. According to some historians, Topeka means the best place to dig potatoes whereas to others, it means smoking hills.

Topeka is known for its attractions, museums, restaurants, parks and festivals. It is home to many arts museums and galleries as well as outdoor sports and recreational activities.

The Economy of Topeka

The city’s economy is based on government services, manufacturing and agriculture. Different types of government agencies account for a quarter of total workforce available in the city. Similarly, more than 30% of residents are employed in the services industry.

The wholesale and retail trade has 15% of workforce on its payroll.  As the population of the city is growing rapidly, the construction and housing industry has also made good progress, bringing numerous jobs to the city and its suburbs.

Food processing, printing and publishing, flour mills and iron foundries are among other principle industries in the city.

Home of Fortune 500 Companies

The central location of the city, proximity to major interstate highways, pro-business policies and numerous tax credits have made Topeka a prime attraction for business from across the country. Similarly, many Fortune 500 companies in the likes of Burlington Norther Santa Fe Railway, Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Goodyear Tire and Rubber, Hallmark Cards Inc. and Payless ShoeSource have also set up their offices and manufacturing facilities in the city.

The Aviation Industry

The city of Topeka is also famous across the world for its aviation industry. As a matter of fact, the city of Topeka in particular and the state of Kansas in general have been the biggest center for production and development of aircrafts since Wright Brothers made their  first ever flight in a powered flying machine. It is also pertinent to note that more than 50 aviation companies, most important of which is Longren Aircraft Factory, have set up their headquarters in Topeka, Kansas.

Other prominent aviation companies currently operating in the city include Southwest Jet Inc., Hetrick Aviation Inc., The Power Team, Versus Aviation and Million Air. These companies are not only doing a phenomenal job in aviation industry but providing employment opportunities to thousands of people dreaming to make a future in aviation.

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Do you enjoy educating customers? Do you have a strong desire to connect people with technology and entertainment? If you answered yes, then open the door to your future! In this role, you will bring an AT&T white ...
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Accenture’s Salesforce practice, and we live to see what this platform can do. Since we were one of the first on the scene, we’re the largest global Salesforce practice, not to mention one of the best. The ...
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**Technology Sales Representative III****Preferred Qualifications**Looking for experienced Cloud Sales Representatives to cover Mid-Market Central Cloud Accounts**Detailed Description and Job Requirements**Sells a ...
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Pyramid Energy Services
Are you looking to start a career in Wind Energy?Join Pyramid Energy Services and power your career!Pyramid Energy Services has aided in the installation of thousands of wind turbines Worldwide, in the transition ...
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DH Pace
DH Pace Company, Inc. is seeking an Account Coordinator (AC) in Topeka, KS, to join our Nationwide Service Team. This individual is responsible for client communication, conflict resolution and basic account management ...
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Pathway Family Services
Looking for a rewarding career?Pathway Family Services is now hiring a Assistant Cook to join our team!Pathway Family Services, Inc. provides resources for youth and families through their Independent Living Program, ...
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Operations Supervisor new Add to Favorites
We are seeking a talented individual for a Operations Supervisor who is responsible for supervising an operations team, playing an integral role in the production, creation, and delivery of health care products or ...
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Atria Senior Living
Responsible for providing safe, courteous transportation service and serve as support staff for the Engage Life Director or Maintenance Director. Coordinates vehicle pre-maintenance, maintenance, and repair to ensure ...
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Christ the King School
This position is for a full time elementary school music teacher. They would teach vocal music to K-8th grade as well as beginning and advanced band and jazz band. The candidate should have a teacher degree OR degree in ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
Coordinate production of printed materials, or print related services for the company's customers. Maintain positive customer relations through active engagement of the customer through all stages of the manufacturing ...
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Arrow Stage Lines
Immediate Opening for a Sales Assistant! Arrow Stage Lines is the premier charter bus company in America. We are family owned and operated and have been in the motorcoach business since 1928. We charter buses for all ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
Topeka Public Schools USD 501
Reports To: Building Administrator Position Purpose: Williams Magnet features four state-of-the-art science labs, including the rainforest, desert, greenhouse, and space lab. The students are taught by experts in each ...
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Expectations Exceeded, Inc
Position available for a Job Placement Specialist. Looking for outgoing individual to multitask w/computer skills, excellent written & verbal communication skills, & effective time management. Job placement ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
There are two open shifts for this position: Tuesday - Saturday 4pm - midnight Friday, Saturday, Sunday 5pm - 5am + 4 (flexible) hours on Monday The Mail Specialist prepares required paperwork, verifies mailing ...
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Sunglass Hut
The Sales Consultant is vital to the success of Sunglass Hut! The Sales Consultant will spend all time on the sales floor exemplifying the Sunglass Hut Experience and performing Store operations.Primary ...
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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 ...
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Webber & Webber P.A.
Dr. Webber and his team are looking for a skilled associate general dentist who is ready to undertake the needs of a high patient volume private practice! The associate will have access to modern dental technology and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
Job Description SUMMARY: The Territory Sales Representative - Medical Device Sales is the main point of contact for KCI in Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF) and Home Health Agencies (HHA), responsible for VAC sales, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
Appirio, a Wipro Company helps customers create next-generation Worker and Customer Experiences using the latest cloud technologies. Our free-thinking consultants deliver unmatched customer value by creating actionable ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
If you are interested in working for an industry leading company applying cutting edge technologies to deliver innovative solutions using mobile applications, advanced analytics, big data, and the latest e-commerce ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June