Employment Opportunities

Are you looking for employment?  Check out the advertised openings at the bottom of the page, and the links below. 

City of Smith Center Application


Applequist Manufacturing, Inc.

Smith Center, KS 66967

General Maintenance Technician-Seeking a dedicated, hardworking, knowledgeable Maintenance Technician to serve our new manufacturing facility in Smith Center. This candidate should take the responsibilities for their safe work behavior and the safety of their coworkers. The ideal applicant would have experience and knowledge in the following areas:
Experience with preventive maintenance and repair on equipment including basic electrical systems, welding, paint systems, plumbing, pneumatics and forklifts.
Able to operate in fast-paced environment and multi-task.
Self-reliant and able to work accurately under limited supervision.
Ability to be flexible in work performed and schedule.
Possess mechanical aptitude, able to troubleshoot.
Benefits include: Health and Dental Insurance, Paid Time Off and Retirement Plan.
Send resume to: jobs @applequistmfg.com or mail to PO Box 355, Assaria KS 67416

Applequist Manufacturing, Inc.

Smith Center, KS 66967

Product Designer-Seeking an experienced, dedicated, hardworking Product Designer to design agricultural and industrial products for our new manufacturing facility in Smith Center. The ideal applicant would have experience and knowledge in the following areas:
Proficient in 2D and 3D CAD systems such as PTC Creo or SolidWorks.
Understand product life cycles R&D, production and service.
Agriculture/Industrial background helpful.
Strong communication skills.
Personal time management, the ability to work independently and as a team.
Ability to work on multiple projects at a time.
Experience with manufacturing methods.
Benefits include: Health and Dental Insurance, Paid Time Off and Retirement Plan.
Send resume to: jobs@applequistmfg.com or mail to PO Box 355, Assaria, KS 67416

Gene's Heartland Foods
321 US-36
Smith Center, KS 66967
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Part-time sales associates, hiring now!

Guardian Home Health

, Kansas
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Guardian is hiring for current and future part-time skilled nurses (LPN’s & RN’s) as well as Therapists (OT’s / COTA’s & PT / PT-A’s, Speech Language Path’s), C.N.A.’s/Home Health Aides and some experienced non-certified in-home caregivers. We are looking to hire compassionate and trustworthy people to serve home-based clients in much of Northwest Kansas. Set your schedule with the clients and patients that work with your availability. Easy to use electronic charting record for skilled services and competitive wages. We strive to preserve our client's independence, dignity and hope while providing whole-person care.
Guardian currently provides in-home skilled nursing, non-skilled homemaker and personal care while also launching therapy services. We and growing quickly and want to visit with you about helping your neighbors in need. If you are interested in a flexible part-time job with the potential for additional hours, please fill-out an online initial application under the "contact us" tab on our website: www.guardianks.com. You can also call us at 785-622-4254 (select option 3 for Jennifer or 2 for Tim).
Covers 16 counties in Kansas including Smith

Smoky Hill, LLC
645 E. Crawford, STE E8
Salina, Kansas 67401
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Now Hiring in Smith Center, Laborers & Concrete Finishers. Apply online or pick up application at address. Smoky Hill, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Smith Center General Public Transportation Community Connection
119 W Court
Smith Center, KS 66967

Drivers wanted to join our Community Connection transportation team! Driving with Smith Center General Public Transportation provides the opportunity to enhance the lives and increase the mobility of residents in our Smith County communities by providing transportation for employment, medical appointments, and other daily needs. With transportation needs being met daily within Smith Center, throughout Smith County, as well as surrounding communities such as Kearney, Hastings, Franklin, Red Cloud, Phillipsburg and more, the need to expand from two transit vans to three is now necessary in order to accommodate our passengers with the best possible service.
This position is part-time and flexible. For more information, contact Jill Conaway at 119 W. Court, Smith Center; via phone 785-282-3812; or email to clerk@smithcenterks.com.

Trinity Ag, LLC
616 E Hwy 36
Smith Center, KS 66967
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Elevator help needed, both full-time and part-time positions are available. CDL helpful-but not necessary. Excellent benefit package for all full-time employees.
Trinity Ag has 13 locations with the main facilities in Smith Center, Athol, Kensington, Phillipsburg and Logan. These positions may be hired to work at any of these locations or at some of the smaller locations. Applications can be picked up at the main office located at 616 E Highway 36 or download the application online.

Applequist Manufacturing, Inc.

Smith Center, KS 66967

Position open for a skilled and dependable metal fabricator to work with us at our new manufacturing facility. The ideal applicant would have experience and knowledge in the following areas: experience with CNC saws, mills, lathes, press brakes, and plasma cutting; self-motivated, 100% reliable, takes pride in their work, and good work ethic; able to work in fast-paced environment and able to multi-task; maintain safe work environment for yourself and others; willingness to learn new skills and be versatile in work performed. Benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, paid time off and retirement plan. For more information call 785-686-3939 or pick up an application at 618 E Hwy 36-Smith Center. Resumes can be sent to jobs@applequistmfg.com or PO Box 355, Assaria KS 67416.