Job Resources

Click on the links below for helpful job related resources. Helpful for builders looking to post job openings and for those seeking a job in the home building industry.

Workforce Development Agencies, Community Colleges and Key Contacts

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Organization Contact Phone Email Website
KANSAS
JCCC, Career Development Center Leann Cunningham, Employment Relations and Intern Coordinator 913-469-3598 lcunningham06@jccc.edu Career Development Center
JoCo Workforce Center Danica Rome, Business Service Mgr 913-577-5900 danicar@ workforcepartnership.com JoCo Workforce Partnership
PSU, Career Services David Hogard, Assistant Director for
Employer Relations
620-235-4141 dphogard@pittstate.edu Pitt State Career Services
KCK Community College Cliff Smith, Dean, Technical Education Center 913-288-7811
913-908-3989
clsmith@kckcc.edu Tech Ed Center
Wyandotte County Workforce Partnership Danica Rome, Business Service Mgr 913-577-5900 danicar@ workforcepartnership.com Wyandotte Workforce Partnership
Leavenworth County Workforce Center Danica Rome, Business Service Mgr 913-577-5900 danicar@ workforcepartnership.com Leavenworth County Workforce Partnership
Workforce Partnership Scott Angelmeyer, Executive Director 913-287-1116
ext: 301
scotta@ workforcepartnership.com Workforce Partnership
MISSOURI
Metropolitan Community College Maggie Stegman, Career Center 913-287-1116 maggie.stegman@ mcckc.edu Metropolitan Community College
Full Employment Council Rohina Behrmann, Dir Employer Develop’t/ Special Projects 816-471-2330 rbehrmann@feckc.org Full Employment Council

 

Web-based Job Boards and Professional Networks

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Name About Website
NATIONAL JOB BOARDS
HBI The Home Builders Institute has a job board for professionals seeking work in the home building industry.  It is affiliated with NAHB. HBI
Construction Jobs Construction Jobs is a job board and resume database for the construction, design and building industry.  It serves employers and job seekers. Construction Jobs
Monster Monster was one of the early websites for career opportunties.  It has evolved into a source for jobs and career, hiring and recruiting advice. Monster
Indeed Indeed enables job seekers to search jobs posted on thousands of websites. Employers also post jobs directly on the site. Indeed
Craigslist The company provides local classifieds and forums on a wide range of topics – community moderated and largely free. Craigslist – Kansas City
Career Builder Another national job search site, Career Builder also has a pull down searchable “construction” tab. Career Builder
Simply Hired Simply Hired sells itself as the most relevant job search engine with the ability to enter multiple search words to find the right match. Simply Hired
USA Jobs USA Jobs is a free job board enabling federal job seekers access to thousands of job opportunities across hundreds of federal agencies and organizations.  May be a good site to find construction workers with experience on large federal projects. USA Jobs
LinkedIn A large professional network with 300 million members in over 200 countries. LinkedIn
LOCAL JOB BOARDS
Kansas Works Kansas Works is a web-based job-matching and labor market information system. Kansas Works
Nonprofit Connect Nonprofit Connect links the nonprofit community to education, resources and networking so organizations can more effectively achieve their missions. Nonprofit Connect
The Pitch The pitch is a monthly newspaper with local news and information on events in Kansas City. The Pitch
Veterans Economic Community Initiative The purpose of this initiative is to connect employers with veterans. Veterans Economic Community Initiative