Local Job Postings

UMB Bank

Has many careers opportunities for new graduates. Their Business Resource Groups are aimed at developing talent in minority communities and retaining that talent at UMB. For more information click here and for careers at UMB go here.

Arvest Bank

Is a Midwest bank with a large local presence. For information about internships and employment with Arvest click here.

Capitol  Federal

This local bank has lots of opportunities and posts them regularly on our CCN Donnelly job board. Check their career webpages here

Security Bank  

This excellent local organization has full and part time opportunities. Search them regularly here

Bank of Labor

Headquartered right here in Kansas City, KS, this bank offers both full and part time positions. Check back regularly at this link

First Federal Bank

Also based here in Kansas City, this local bank has part time opportunities that can turn into full time careers for the right student. For more information check here

Alliance Home Health Care

They operate throughout the greater Kansas City area to provide a wide variety of services. They are always hiring CNA, LPN and personal care aides. Find more information and apply online here.

Riverbend Post Acute Rehabilitation

A long-term care facility in western Kansas City, KS, near the Legends. They have many openings for CNA/CMA LPNs or RNs. Learn more here. 

The Healthcare Resort of Kansas City

Find out more information here or search jobs here.

The Kansas University Health System

They have a wide array of medical (including CNA’s and LPNs) and auxiliary positions (including IT and others!)  Many jobs do not require medical training or experience, but are a good way to get a foot in the door if you are interested in nursing, medical school, or another health field. Apply online here.

Parkview Healthcare

This long term care facility in Kansas City, Missouri is hiring CNAs, CMAs and LPNs with a Sign on Bonus - $500/ CNA and $2000/ LPN or RNs

 Apply online or in person at 128 North Hardesty Avenue, Kansas City MO 64123 For more information contact Human Resource Director, Vikki Dixon.

The Unified Government

Has a lot of positions open! Call their Job Information Line at 913-573-5688 or check their website here. Career Services receives updated job opening lists weekly, so check Donnelly’s job board to see the types of jobs available. 

Wyandot Inc.

Is a local non-profit focused on addressing mental health and behavioral health needs in our community. Their Summer program runs from May 20 to August 2 and would be a great opportunity to work with children in a group psychosocial program! Click here to learn more information about programs and see many other positions here

The Literacy KC VISTA Program

Is currently accepting applications for both summer and year-long AmeriCorps VISTA positions. Positions are available at several organizations including BoysGrow, Connecting For Good, KC Free Eye Clinic, KC Public Schools, KidSight, and UMKC Propel Program. 

VISTA members serve full-time (40 hours per week) for a period of either ten weeks or one year. They receive a bi-weekly living allowance during their service, as well as the choice of a cash stipend or the Segal Education Award after they have completed their term as a VISTA member. It is a great way for Donnelly students and alumni to make a difference in our community while gaining valuable skills and experience. To learn more, go here or email Veronika Fournier, VISTA Program Coordinator.

The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce

Is seeking motivated students for unpaid internships. Although unpaid, these internships provide valuable hands-on experiences for students. They are part-time and available every semester. Areas include research and programming, public policy, social media and marketing, and more. Get to know about the chamber and their activities by visiting their website here. To learn about or apply for internships, email Susan Monroe.


Is a non-profit dedicated to helping to revitalize Kansas City, KS neighborhoods. Find their list of open positions here. They have a great summer internship working with children and gardens! Information and application here.


Has a wide array of entry level positions, especially for students who are bilingual in Spanish and English. For information go here. They also have a summer position as a Community Outreach and Media Relations Intern. If you are interested see Yvonne on the Ground floor or email Diamond Dixon

Rosedale Development Association

Located in Kansas City, Kansas, is hiring summer help for their Rainbow Summer Program. Jobs such as Before/After School Coordinator, Classroom Facilitator and more are available. Some positions are Americorps and include a Segal Education Award to pay tuition or studentloans as part of their compensation. For details and to apply, click here or visit the job board on the ground floor! 

The Red Crossis hiring for a few different positions in Kansas City, MO See the current openings at https://americanredcross.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/American_Red_Cross_Careers/1/refreshFacet/318c8bb6f553100021d223d9780d30be

City Year logo

City Year is looking for staff to supervise and support their Americorps volunteers working in the Kansas City Mo school district. Currently, they have an opening for a  Local Recruitment Manager and for a Development Operations and Events Manager

Kansas City Union Station logo

Science City at Union Station has several part time positions and internships. This is a great opportunity for students pursuing a degree in education or a STEM area. Check out all the postings here ... and check back often, as more internships will be advertised as we approach the spring and summer.

The Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kansas has many full and part time positions, as well as internships, available. Click here for details and applications.

Three local Law Enforcement departments have visited Donnelly and encourage students to apply for a variety of sworn and unsworn positions. Especially if you are graduating soon, these departments offer many excellent opportunities for well paid, meaningful job in service to your community. See Yvonne in room 201C (the ARC) 2nd floor for more information, or research and apply at these websites: 

Kansas City Kansas Police Department 

Johnson County Sherriff's Office 

Overland Park Police Deparment


The Literacy KC VISTA Team consists of AmeriCorps VISTA members serving at ten different organizations in the Kansas City area. During their terms of service, our VISTA members participate in activities such as development, grant writing, volunteer coordination, and marketing, among other things. Members of the Literacy KC VISTA Team have the opportunity to serve their community while gaining valuable skill sets and experience for the future. VISTA is now accepting applications for positions starting in January.  Go here for the application.

Little Angels Day Care is looking for reliable students to work at their facility in Kansas City, Kansas. See Yvonne for details and job descriptions. 

The Soul Care Exchange Center facilitates visits between parents and children involved in domestic court cases. Their mission is to create a safe, conflict-free place for children to visit with their non-residential parent. They are looking for applicants in the position of: Part-time Visitation Monitor. This position is responsible for supporting the daily functions of the Supervised Visitation Center. Bilingual candidates are especially encouraged to apply. For more information about the organization, visit their website or email Kimberly (below). To apply, please email resume to Kimberly Miller here

Translation Perfect is always looking for part-time translators in all languages. Email Kim Chao or call her at 913-491-1444 for more information.

Fed Ex, is looking for part time Freight Handlers and part time Service Center Support employees. Freight Handlers are responsible for transporting freight across a dock area to and from trailers for loading into trailers. Service Center Support employees are responsible for handling the needs of customers, processing documentation that accompanies the movement of freight, and performing other administrative and customer service duties. Both positions can carry benefits and tuition reimbursement. Interested candidates can learn more about the positions and apply online at www.fedex.com/careers.

The Kansas City Public Library currently has full-time openings for a Desktop Support Supervisor and a Financial Literacy & Career Resources Specialist. The Library is also looking for a part-time Library Aide. For job descriptions and to apply, visit kclibrary.org/jobs


These jobs and many more can be accessed activating your College Central Network registration and accesssing the Donnelly job board online! Contact Yvonne Telep if you have questions about how to activate your registration. 

City of Overland Park Police Dispatcher

This job offers competitive pay and benefits. Learn about this, and other jobs with the City of Overland Park here.

City of Overland Park

Is also accepting applications for Police Officers. Find more information and the application here.

Kansas City, Kansas Police Department

Is seeking applicants for Civilian Jobs in Communications, Records, IT and Animal Service. Click here for more information. They are also seeking those interested in becoming patrol officers. For information about this career, email the Public Information Officer at.

Do you need a job to help you with school expenses? We try to work with employers who respect your school schedule and provide some opportunity for advancement! Check our job board, just outside the ARC on the second floor, for updated openings.

For the most updated online job board, go to College Central Network and activate your registration. 


Contact Yvonne for details or with questions. ,And remember, if you apply for a job you saw posted here or on one of our job boards email careerservices@donnelly.edu and let us know! 

Note: If you are an employer interested in recruiting at Donnelly or working with us to develop internships for our students, please contact Yvonne Telep at ytelep@donnelly.edu. You can also send job postings to us at careerservices@donnelly.edu. Thanks for your interest in Donnelly!