Community Job Opportunities

2020 Census

The US Census Bureau is hiring thousands of workers all over the country, including right here in Kansas. There are a variety of positions available. For more information and to apply, follow the link below. 

Decatur Health

Nurse Aide/ CNA. PRN. Certification preferred but not required. One year of recent experience preferred. Various shifts.

Competitive wages, benefit packages, and regular performance and salary evaluations.

Apply in person or online at

This institution is an equal opportunity employer and provider.

Decatur Health

Environmental Services Worker. PRN. Duties include cleaning areas of assignment according to procedures and standards including but not limited to patient care areas, office areas, public areas, and Family Practice Clinic. Various shifts including days, evenings, and some Saturdays.

Competitive wages, benefit packages, and regular performance and salary evaluations.

Apply in person or online at

This institution is an equal opportunity employer and provider.

Decatur Health

Specialty Clinic Nurse. PRN. Current licensure as a Nurse (LPN or RN) in the state of Kansas. One year of recent experience as a LPN or RN preferred. Duties include directing and performing patient care activities under the direct supervision of the Specialty Provider and serves as a direct channel of communication between the patient and the provider.

Competitive wages, benefit packages, and regular performance and salary evaluations.

Apply in person or online at

This institution is an equal opportunity employer and provider.

Oberlin Herald

Full-Time Advertising Executive. 40 Hour Work Week, Base salary plus Commission, and Benefits. Must have: Good communication skills, excellent customer service skills with attention to detail, and enjoy a fast-paced atmosphere. Computer skills are helpful. Send a letter and resume to: Steve Haynes, Publisher, 170 S Penn, Oberlin, KS 67749,, or apply in person. No calls please.

US Army

This position requires joining the Army and completing these duties as a soldier!

As a part of a team of soldiers, you secure your future with a career in the Active Duty Army (Full time), pay for college, guaranteed healthcare with family benefits. You gain leadership skills, college credit, and job-security.

This is an entry level position with no experience necessary.

Position Responsibilities

A human resources specialist is responsible for providing support that affects Soldiers’ overall welfare and well-being while assisting leaders with keeping Soldiers combat-ready and effective.

  • Attend Basic training (10 Weeks) and Advanced training (9 Weeks) with pay.
  • Complete the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB)

Basic Qualifications:

  • Age - 17 to 34 years old
  • Education - Current Senior in High School (HS), HS Diploma, GED or higher
  • Citizenship - U.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident
  • Submit to background and medical screening


  • Up to $40K bonus
  • Up to $115,000 for additional education benefits
  • 30 days vacation with pay per year
  • Additional living expenses for those who have dependents

Work locations include all 50 states, Germany, and South Korea.

When you are interested in finding out more about this position, please apply now and within 24-48 hours, you will receive an email/text from a recruiter to schedule your interview.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $20,000.00 to $70,000.00 /year

Cleary Building Corporation

Take Charge of Sales responsibilities reporting to the local Branch Office;
Prospecting Leads and Closing Sales of Pre-Engineered Post Frame Structures in an established Territory;
Serve as the customer’s primary point of contact;
Enjoy a variety of assignments, no two days are alike;
Company uses green designs and products;
Energetic, Fast-Paced Environment;
Experience a sense of accomplishment;
Own customer issues, from start to finish, help fulfill their dreams;

The Company:
Cleary Building Corp., a successful, growing, Nation Wide, Debt-free, Organization;
Operates over 80 locations in the U.S., Headquartered in Verona (Madison), Wisconsin;
Strong Brand recognition, over 114,000 Cleary Shamrocks on buildings across the country;
We take pride in our high sense of urgency to exceed customer expectations;
99% customer satisfaction rating;
Drug Free Work Place; Equal Opportunity Employer;
Learn more about the Company’s proud history and tradition at
Check out customer testimonials at

Knowledge of Construction Industry (Post Frame) helpful;
Commissioned Sales Experience;
Motivated Self-Starter;
Ability to think on your feet and take initiative;
Ability to work independently with little supervisor or oversight;
College Degree in Construction related field or Marketing desired;
Valid Driver’s License / Clean driving Record
Excellent Communications and Organization skills;
Great Customer Service skills;
Ability to Multi-task like a champion;

Compensation / Benefits:
Competitive base salary plus lucrative bonus & incentive plans;
Six figure income achievable for above average performers;
Company Vehicle;
Excellent On the Job, Web-Based, and Classroom Training available;
Opportunities for career growth;
Life, Health, Dental, Vision, and Disability plan options;
Paid Holidays and Vacation;
401(K) Retirement Plan;

If you are an energetic, hard-working independent individual who loves new challenges, don’t miss this opportunity!!!

To apply, complete an online application at or apply at our local Branch office!!

Decatur Cooperative Association

Immediate openings for full-time grain warehouseman at our Herndon, KS locations. Qualifications: grain receiving,storage, handling, drying, blending, and loading; monitoring stored grain condition; and maintaining and cleaning grain facilities and equipment to provide a safe environment for you and fellow workers. Grain Elevator Warehousemen will be cross trained to perform a variety of tasks.

Excellent benefit package which includes health/dental insurance, health savings account, life insurance, long term disability insurance, retirement plan, 401K plan and profit sharing plan. EOE

Job Type: Full-time


  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

Heartland Veterinary Service

Busy two veterinarian mixed-animal veterinary clinic looking for a part time pet groomer.

**Must be a trained (training not offered) groomer with references

**Must be detail oriented, friendly, dependable and motivated

**Current groomer is grooming 1 to 2 days a week (based on time of year) with opportunity for expansion.

**Current established client base

**All equipment and supplies are provided

**Clinic staff does scheduling and billing

**Pay is based on experience/training and previous work experience

Looking to fill the position no later than July 1. Pay is based on experience and previous work experience.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $10.00 to $12.00 /hour


  • dog grooming: 1 year (Required)


  • Oberlin, KS 67749 (Required)

Working Days:

  • Thursday (Preferred)
  • Tuesday (Preferred)
  • Wednesday (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Tips

Hours per week:

  • 10-19

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
  • Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture
  • Stable -- traditional, stable, strong processes
  • People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative


  • Monday to Friday

Company’s website:


Decatur County

Decatur County Noxious Weed Department is taking applications for seasonal employment. Employees will be subject to random drug and alcohol testing. Starting wage is $11.50 per hour with up to 30 hours per week. Job will last into the fall. An application and job description are available at the Weed Department or at the Engineer’s Office. Call 785-475-8128 or 785-475-8111. Decatur County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Decatur County

Decatur County Road and Bridge is taking applications for full-time employment. Now with a higher starting wage and a great working environment. Knowledge of road maintenance and running heavy equipment preferred, but not mandatory. Amazing benefit package and retirement. Employees will be subject to random drug and alcohol testing and will be required to obtain a CDL. Applications available at Engineer’s office. Call 785-475-8111. Decatur County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

USD 294

USD 294 is taking applications for a full-time DCHS and OES custodian. Applications are available at the District Office, 131 E Commercial, Oberlin, KS or call 785-475-3805. USD 294 is an EOE.

The Oberlin Herald

Office Manager wanted. Some bookkeeping and computer work involved, work with customers and other office personnel. Inquire at The Oberlin Herald or call 785-475-2206.

Davis Flooring & Designs LLC 

Guaranteed at least 40 hours a week! Looking for a Laborer/Installer! Willing to train the right applicant. Stop by Davis Flooring & Designs for an application or call 785-475-3012.