Employment and Training

Upcoming Workshops in Cowley County

Facilities Management luncheon November 9 at 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at USD 465 District Office, 1407 Wheat Rd., Winfield

Solving Problems and Making Decisions Effectively-December 1 at 9:00 a.m.-noon at Physicians Pavilion, Winfield

Upcoming Job Fair

Cowley County Job Fair 2017

Winfield-March 1st, 9:00 a.m. to noon at Winfield High School Auxiliary Gym

Arkansas City-March 2nd 3:00-5:30 p.m. at Cowley College Brown Center-Wright Room

Business Training

Southwestern College Center for Corporate Learning (CCL)

Southwestern College Professional Studies embraces partnerships with businesses and organizations who understand the value of creating a viable, sustainable and profitable enterprise.  The Center for Corporate Learning offers customized, solutions-based training and talent development services. Using a consultative and collaborative approach, the Center for Corporate Learning engages experienced, professional practitioners who are industry experts to design and deliver the right training for your organization. Technology is central to our training methods and most programs can be delivered at your organization.

For current CCL course schedule can be found at this link: http://ps.sckans.edu/center-corporate-learning

For more information, contact Denise Sherman at 316.684.5335 ext. 3360, or denise.sherman@sckans.edu.

CPR/First Aid Training at Your Business Site

On business site CPR and First Aid Training is offered through Cowley College Health and Human Services. Contact Chris Cannon at cannon@cowley.edu, or call 620-221-3392. Program details can be found at :Cowley College CPR First Aid Training

Job & Skill Development Online Courses

Winfield Public Library (WPL) offers Job & Skill Development online courses via their website. These courses are free to all Kansas residents. Here’s the link: http://www.wpl.org/books-and-more/online-resources/job-skill-development/ For more information, call Winfield Public Library at (620) 221-4470.

Job Placement Assistance

The Cowley Workforce Center

108 E. 12th in Winfield, KS
(620) 221-7790 (south side of Community National Bank)
Monday & Wednesday: 8:00am-12:00pm & 1:00pm-5:00pm

Services Offered: Resume Building, Interviewing Skill Building, Microsoft Computer Skills, Employment Training Programs, and Youth Services. Accept applications on behalf of GE Aviation.

Life Style Staffing

1616 Wheat Rd, Winfield, KS
(800) 813-4874
Monday – Friday: 8:00am-5:00pm

Services Offered:  Accept applications on behalf of Rubbermaid.

The Arnold Group

1214 Main, Winfield, KS
(620) 221-7100
Monday – Thursday: 8:00am-4:00pm
Friday: 8:00am-Noon

Services Offered: Accept application for temp and permanent positions for area businesses and industries including but not limited to the following:  Webster Engineering, Mead Westvaco-Calmar, Fluid Kinetics, Columbia Elevators, Creekstone Premium Beef, Rob Carroll Sandblasting, William Newton Memorial Hospital-housekeeping and many more.

Local Programs

Eagle’s Nest, Inc-Winfield

112 E 9th, Winfield KS
(620) 229-8282

Leading Employers

Click here for a list of Cowley County’s leading employers