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At Ellsworth County Medical Center (ECMC) we are happy to serve the communities of in Ellsworth County and beyond. ECMC staff have chosen to serve these communities because they enjoy rural healthcare. Most of our employees grew up in the area with the same neighbors, families, friends, with whom we now serve. Because of the closeness we have with our communities, the care we give is genuine. The term, "healthcare" itself means something very different when you know and truly care about individuals you are providing therapy / treatment.

Cashco manufactures a proprietary line of self-contained regulators and control valves. The regulators are self-sufficient valves that control the flow based on line pressure at the regulator. By contrast, control valves control flow based on an external signal coming from a controller. Cashco valves control liquids and gases in industrial applications. The valves are sold through a network of manufacturers' representatives.

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Manufacturer of steel poles, bridge tub girders, building structural steel, skid attachments and other specialty fabrication.

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Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service in a Christian environment.

Located on a 68.6-acre site, the ECF Central Unit currently provides housing for 832 multi-custody adult male inmates, while the East Unit provides housing for 95 minimum custody inmates. Ellsworth Correctional Facility’s mission is to safely and effectively contain and supervise inmates, while also providing for community, employee and inmate safety. 

In business for over 50 years! KanEquip, with 14 locations across Kansas and Nebraska, is the leader and trusted partner in providing quality products, support and innovative solutions to agricultural producers in the Midwest.

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The mission of the Unified School District 327 is to provide an educational environment in which all children can learn to the maximum of their capabilities. The educational environment in this district will demonstrate our belief that it is essential to develop positive personal character and challenge every learner through programs that demand excellence. It is through combined efforts of patrons, faculty, administrators, and staff that we lead our students into responsible citizenship in the 21st century.


At Mosaic, we are called to love and serve.  Mosaic is a whole-person healthcare organization. Our services empower people with disabilities, mental and behavioral health needs and autism, as well as aging adults to live their best life.


If you'd like to help others enjoy a full life, look no further!  Mosaic is looking for Direct Support Associates to join our mission to provide caring support in the communities we serve.  It is life changing work as we strive to be a leader in quality services and advocacy.


Great benefits!  Mosaic offers multiple health insurance options at competitive rates, tuition reimbursement and paid time off that accrues immediately upon hire.  Benefits eligibility may differ based on position.


The world’s leading independent fuel station and convenience retailer, with a diversified portfolio of sites across 8 countries in Europe and North America. By the end of 2018, the business will operate c5,000 sites, employing more than 25,000 people and generating pro-forma annualised revenues in excess of US$20 billion globally.


Formed in 1914, The Independent Salt Company is one of the leading manufactures of salt in the United States. Based in Kanopolis, Kan., the salt produced by the company is not used for direct human consumption, as is table salt, which is produced from brine pumped from wells or the ocean. Instead, its products are used as additive for animals and poultry feeds, for processing raw hides into leather goods, industrial water treatment and an aid in drilling oil and gas wells.

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Since its inception in 1946, Kirkham Michael continues to be a leading, knowledge-driven service provider of engineering, planning, design, and construction services. We employ results-oriented professionals in offices throughout Nebraska, Iowa, and Kansas.


Our philosophy is to provide the communities we serve with quality products, trusted value and neighborly service with the highest level of integrity and appreciation. These products include farm and ranch supplies, lawn and garden supplies, power equipment, livestock supplies and feed, pet care, home improvement, automotive, tools, fencing supplies, clothing and footwear, and sporting goods.


For more than 60 years, SONIC, America’s Drive-In has built a dominant position in the drive-in restaurant business. We did it by sticking to what made drive-ins so popular in the first place: made-to-order American classics, signature menu items, speedy service from friendly Carhops and heaping helpings of fun and personality.

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deliver everyday low prices on items including food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, family apparel, housewares, seasonal items, paper products and much more from America’s most-trusted brands and products, along with Dollar General’s high-quality private brands.


Our MISSION is to exceed customer expectations by providing the highest quality in products and services to create lifetime business relationships based on integrity, with providing a professional work environment.


Great Plains Manufacturing, Inc., was established on April 1, 1976 by company founder Roy Applequist. Since our inception, Great Plains has become a leader in the manufacturing of agricultural implements for tillage, seeding, and planting in the United States, as well as a leading producer of dirtworking, turf maintenance, and landscaping equipment. Now a Kubota Company, Great Plains comprises five divisions: Great Plains Ag, Great Plains International, Land Pride, Great Plains Acceptance Corporation (GPAC), and Great Plains Trucking.

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First Bank Kansas appreciates the dedication of its 135-plus employee base. We are committed to providing a stable, family-friendly work environment that rewards hard-working employees with a competitive compensation package, including an incentive program and comprehensive benefits as follows:

Our mission is to provide safe, reliable and efficient energy services. We strive to deliver innovative, affordable and environmentally sound solutions as well as foster leadership and growth throughout our region.


Short for the Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, K-State Research and Extension employs approximately 300 research scientists, 180 faculty specialists and program leaders, 270 county and area specialists, and 400 support staff in 23 departments from 5 different colleges. Personnel are located at the main campus, in 105 county offices, 9 experiment fields, 4 area offices, 3 research centers, and 3 research–extension centers.


The Farm Service Agency supports farms and farming communities with programs including disaster relief, conservation programs, commodity price guarantee programs, and loan programs.

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At Rural Water District No. 1 Ellsworth County, Kansas, we are committed to providing safe, quality and reliable water services to our community, while maintaining a standard of excellence in customer service and environmental conservation.

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Law Enforcement.  Employment opportunities available in Communications Officer and in Detention Officers.

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Since 1945, Saint Francis Ministries has been dedicated to the needs of children and youth. We advocate for them and work to protect them. We do our best to ensure that every child we serve gets a chance at a happy and fulfilling life. As a non-profit, faith-based organization, we place great stock in the value of both traditional and non-traditional families. We believe strong families make children’s lives better.


Ellsworth Coop

We are a Farmer owned Cooperative, serving our community since 1914. Our mission is to be a Profitable Progressive Cooperative Business Providing Quality Services & Products to all Customers.


OCCK, Inc. is a private 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to helping North Central Kansans with short or long-term disabilities remove barriers to employment, live independently, and fully participate in their communities. In operation since 1970, OCCK now has more than 250 employees from diverse backgrounds who serve more than 3,000 people each year.

Eagle Communications is your trusted internet, TV, and phone provider. We offer many scalable, forward-thinking solutions such as commercial services, managed IT, and marketing solutions for businesses of all sizes.

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USD 112 is our school district which includes Wilson, Holyrood, and Claflin, and is home to the Dragons and Oilers.

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Bettis Asphalt & Construction, Inc. was formed in 1979 as a family-owned hot mix asphalt paving and maintenance operation. From the beginning, we have valued service and family.



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Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) proudly serves the world’s leading educational institutions, Fortune 500 companies, world champion sports teams, prominent healthcare providers, iconic destinations and cultural attractions, and numerous municipalities in 19 countries around the world. Our 280,000 team members deliver innovative experiences and services in food, facilities management and uniforms to millions of people every day.

Successfully recruiting an employee often means integrating their family and spouse into the community - from employment, to lifestyle, to recreation.  ECED is offering a Trailing Spouse program to assist you in your recruitment efforts.  Contact ECED  so that we can personalize your needs and help you be successful with your employee recruiting.