Richmond Area Job Market

Employment Opportunities:

Apprentice Electrician – Barts Electric is looking to grow their apprentice program.  They are  looking to hire full time electrician apprentices.  Previous electrical experience would be helpful but not required. Becoming an Apprentice Electrician is a great way for you to start your career to becoming a Journeyman Electrician. Duties include pipe bending, wire pulling, running conduit, installing fixtures and outlets. Must be self motivated and willing to learn new skills. Ability to follow instructions, demonstrated concern for safety and adherence to all company policies while promoting them to others, self motivated, team player, positive attitude, problem solving skills, proven attendance record and mechanical aptitude.Must have a high school diploma or equivalent, age 18 or older, reliable transportation, valid driver’s license and hand tools.  Ability to work in inclement weather, stand entire shift, squat, bend, reach overhead, heavy lifting and climbing ladders.  Ability to travel to our out of state projects strongly preferred.  We offer competitive pay and a generous benefits package! Equal Opportunity Employer disabled & vets.  Please follow the online application process. We will contact those candidates we are interested in pursuing further as openings become available.  Applicants may apply at:  For questions, please call Yvette Plymell at 816-429-7031.  (posted 10/18/2019)

Automotive Technician -Heartland Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram is looking for a full time auto technician.   MOPAR/Chrysler (Level 3) experience preferred. Diesel certification is a plus, ASE certification – Preferred but not required. Thorough knowledge of Automotive parts and systems. Demonstrable mechanical skills, Ability to communicate effectively, Basic computer software and internet proficiency, Professional appearance and steady work history required.   Must be able to work some Saturdays.   High school diploma or GED is preferred. Must be at least 18 years old Valid Driver’s License and clean driving record required.  Please call 816-629-2214 or email to apply.  (posted 09/03/2018)

Bookkeeper/Tax Associate – CD Holtzen & Associates/H & R Block is looking to hire a part time bookkeeper/tax associate.  Bookkeeping experience is required.  Tax experience is a plus, or be willing to take our 8 week tax course beginning in Sept, 2019. Must have excellent communication skills and quick study of new technology.  Please email resume to (posted 08/12/2019)

Customer Service Professional– CD Holtzen & Associates is hiring a seasonal Customer Service Professional.  Responsibilities will include answering phones, making appointments, make calls to clients, filing, computer work and whatever else needs to be done. Please email your resume to Linda Powers at (posted 03/18/2019)

Direct Care Staff – Ray County Board of Services, a non-profit, is hiring both full-time and part-time positions for direct care staff. Job duties include, but are not limited to, cleaning, cooking, driving, shopping, administering medication, and general assistance in an individual’s life. You must be 18 to apply, have at least a GED or high school diploma, have reliable transportation, and a valid Missouri drivers license. Please stop by 200 N. College in Richmond, MO to fill out an application and set up an interview. Or call Amy Sisson at 816-470-7140 for more information. All applications considered. RCBS is an EOE. (posted 07/30/2018)

Insurance Associate – Aflac is looking for a new associate to work with businesses in the Ray, Carroll, Saline, and Lafayette counties.  The qualified candidate would be at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma and be required to open new accounts and represent the Aflac name.  The qualified candidate would be required to take and pass the State of Missouri Department of Insurance Licensing Exam and be able to be legally licensed in the state of Missouri.  This is a full-time, 1099 independently contracted position. The qualified candidate must have dependable transportation and be available to work weekdays from 8-5.  Interested candidates should contact David Prather, District Sales Coordinator, at 660-240-8589 (Office) or 417-454-9978 (cell) to schedule an interview (posted 05/20/2019)

Laborer/Public Works – The City of Richmond is accepting applications for a Laborer in Public Works. This position is responsible for maintenance of the streets, water distribution and wastewater collection systems, and facilities. Successful applicant must have a current valid Missouri Driver’s License, be available to work evenings, weekends, and some holidays. Qualified applicants shall possess mechanical ability and capable of operating equipment including dump trucks, skid steer, tractors, mowers, vac truck, and various hand tools. GIS mapping experience will be a plus. Preference may be given to those with a CDL.  Must submit a City of Richmond “Application for Employment” for consideration. Your application must include all relevant education and experience you possess, including at least the past four employers, and at least three references who are not relatives or past/present supervisors. Applications may be rejected if incomplete. Applications are available at Richmond City Hall, 205 Summit, Richmond MO 64085, phone 816-776-5304, or city website:  Applications may be submitted electronically to (posted 05/07/2019)

Licensed Practical Nurse – Shirkey Nursing And Rehabilitation Center  is looking for a full time LPN for night shift.    Apply in person and ask for Kourtney Carpenter or text her at 660-292-1110.  (posted 01/30/2019)

Lube & Tire Technician –  Heartland Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram is looking to hire a full time Tire and Lube Technician.  A Lube & Tire Technician services vehicles as assigned by management, following all established standards and procedures, which includes rotating tires, performing multi-point inspections, and changing automotive fluids. He or she checks the oil, tire pressure and condition, filters, windshield wiper fluid, power steering fluid, brake fluid, transmission and differential fluids, and engine coolant. To apply call 816-629-2214 and ask for Robbie Brooks or email     (posted 09/04/2018)

Maintenance – Hamilton Properties is looking for a part time maintenance person , approximately 25-32 hours a week,  at their Apartment complexes in Richmond, MO and Excelsior Springs. Applicant must have reliable transportation and own their own tools, have experience in electrical, plumbing, and preferably HVAC certified. Applicant can call Virginia or Kirsten at 816-470-8470 or 844-641-4919 or can email or (posted 03/27/2018)

Tax Preparer – CD Holtzen & Associates/HR Block is hiring a part time Tax Preparer. Requirements are as follows- Must be able to prepare all types of tax returns. 1120S and 1120C, 1040, 1065 partnerships and more. Please email your resume to (posted 03/18/2019)

Volunteer Client Advocate – Bridge of Hope is looking for a part time Volunteer Client Advocate .  The ideal volunteer will have willingness to serve, have effective interpersonal communication skills (especially in oral communication) and effective listening skills.  Hours are Mon-Fri, 10am-4pm.  Completion of training in client support required.  Call 816-520-7828 for more information.  (posted 12/18/2018)

Waitress/Waiter – Hometown Pizza is accepting applications for full time, evening shift, dining room waiter/waitresses.  Candidates must be energetic, detail oriented, able to multi task, and have excellent communication and customer service skills.  Must be over the age of 21.  Some weekend hours required.  Food service experience helpful.  Applications are available at Hometown Pizza  106 West North Main Street in Richmond. (posted 07/10/2019)