Due to inclement weather conditions, our offices are closed today. We will reopen for normal business on 2/18/2019 or as weather permits.

Bid Opportunity for ADA Equipment
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Job Seeker and Employer Focus Groups
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Business Hours:

Monday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Business Address

317 N. Pennsylvania Ave.
Independence, KS 67301
(620) 332-5904
(620) 331-0856 Fax

Independence Job Center Upcoming Events

Mar 07

3rd Annual Young Adult Summit

March 7 @ 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Independence KS
Mar 07

KANSASWORKS Statewide Job Fair

March 7 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Independence KS

If You Are An Employer Contact The Following...

Lacie Bohr

Business Services

(620) 332-5904 ext. 109

If You Are A Job Seeker Contact The Following...

Brandy Benedict

Career Services

(620) 332-5904 ext. 104

Brenda Crites

Job Training

(620) 332-5904 ext. 103

Miriam Franco

Career Services

Hablo Español
(620) 332-5904 ext. 102

Gina Smith

Career Services

(620) 332-5904 ext. 108

If You Are A Young Adult Contact The Following...

Travis Alexander

Young Adult Advisor

(620) 332-5904 ext. 105

Melissa Johnson

Young Adult Director

(620) 332-5904 ext. 106

STATE HOLIDAYS - OFFICE CLOSED:

MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY Monday, January 21, 2019
MEMORIAL DAY Monday, May 27, 2019
INDEPENDENCE DAY Thursday,  July 4, 2019
LABOR DAY Monday, September 2, 2019
VETERANS DAY Monday, November 11, 2019
THANKSGIVING DAY Thursday, November 28, 2019
Friday, November 29, 2019
CHRISTMAS Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Wednesday, December 25, 2019

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Bid Opportunity for ADA Equipment

The Kansas Association of Workforce Boards is requesting proposals to update ADA Equipment in 16 of the American’s Job Centers (Workforce Centers or One Stops) across the State of Kansas. The request can be found at workforce-ks.com/rfps. The request contains the...

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SOUTHEAST KANSASWORKS
UPCOMING EVENTS

Mar 07

3rd Annual Young Adult Summit

March 7 @ 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Mar 07

KANSASWORKS Statewide Job Fair

March 7 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mar 21

Emporia Job Fair – Thursday, March 21st

March 21 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Southeast KANSASWORKS, Inc. is one of five Workforce Development Areas in Kansas designated by the Governor under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.

We serve the residents of 17 Kansas counties: Allen, Anderson, Bourbon, Coffey, Chautauqua, Cherokee, Crawford, Elk, Greenwood, Labette, Linn, Lyon, Miami, Montgomery, Wilson, and Woodson.

American Job Centers are located in

Emporia, Chanute, Independence, Paola and Pittsburg.

 

Southeast KANSASWORKS, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program-Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.