Community Partners

We partner with some of the top National and Regional Companies

Ameristar Casino Kansas City
3200 N Ameristar Dr Kansas City, MO 64161
Kansas City Missouri 64161
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About Ameristar

Welcome to Ameristar Casino Hotel Kansas City, the Midwestern entertainment hub that offers something for everyone: One of the largest casino floors in Missouri, nine restaurants ranging from casual to fine dining, a luxury hotel, 18 movie screens, Kids Quest supervised child care and more.

In addition to the features detailed on this site, Ameristar Casino Hotel Kansas City also offers convenient parking in a five-level, 2,660-space parking structure with an enclosed, climate-controlled walkway that leads to the casino and entertainment center.

The Urban League's Role:

We recuit for all of their job openings.  Jobs are varied and include casino, hotel, food service and business operations positions.

Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa
777 Argosy Casino Pkwy
Riverside Missouri 64150
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About Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa

Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa offers a wide variety of career opportunities. In addition to a competitive salary, we also offer a comprehensive benefits package and numerous opportunities for career development and advancement. We are always seeking talented, energetic and enthusiastic candidates with a passion for providing exceptional guest service.

Our Benefits

  • Group Health Insurance Program
  • Long-term and Short-term disability
  • 401 (k) Match program
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Team Member discounts
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Free parking
  • And Much More!

The Urban League's Role:

We recruit for all of their job openings.  Jobs are varied and include casino, hotel, spa and food service and business operations positions.

 

Blount International/Blount KC
10331 NW Transcon Drive
Kansas City Missouri 64153
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About Blount:

Blount International, Inc. is a global manufacturer and marketer of replacement parts, equipment, and accessories for the forestry, lawn, and garden; farm, ranch, and agriculture; and concrete cutting and finishing markets, and is the market leader in manufacturing saw chain and guide bars for chain saws. Blount sells its products in more than 100 countries around the world.

The Urban League's Role:

We recruit for all of their job openings.

 

CVS/Caremark
800 NW Chipman Rd
Lee\'s Summit Missouri 64063
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About Caremark:

The combined history of CVS Caremark and its business units is one of innovation and leadership. It began with the opening of our first retail store in 1963 and has continued ever since, with pioneering efforts in both the PBM and health clinic industries. Despite our disparate beginnings, we are united by our shared passion for customer service and a commitment to reinventing pharmacy for better health.

 

The Urban League's Role:

We only recruit for Caremark's call center, which hires customer service representatives for their Pharmacy Benefit Management business.  Caremark requires the following experience: Three years' service experience, preferably in healthcare, social services, or similar service position.

Capitol Federal Savings Bank
700 S Kansas Ave
Topeka Kansas 66603
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About Capitol Federal Savings:

Capitol Federal has been True Blue® for more than 115 years.

Throughout our history, we have remained steadfast in our commitment to the American dream of homeownership and dedicated to our corporate philosophy of Safety in Savings, Sound Lending Policies and Quality Customer Service. 

Capitol Federal is the premier residential lender in Kansas and boasts more than $9 billion in assets.  In addition to single-family residential lending, construction loans and other consumer loans, Capitol Federal offers a variety of retail deposit accounts, including checking, savings, money market, IRA and certificates of deposit.  With 35 traditional branches and 10 in-store locations, the Bank has a network that extends across the state of Kansas and into Missouri.

The Urban League's Role:

We recruit for all of their job openings.

Commerce Bank
922 Walnut, Suite 1100
Kansas City Missouri 64106
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About Commerce Bank:

Commerce Bank traces its roots back to 1865 when Francis Reid Long came to Kansas City with $10,000 capital and started a bank, the Kansas City Savings Association. By 1890, the bank, then named the National Bank of Commerce, was the largest bank west of Chicago.

Commerce Bank has always been an innovator. In 1928, the Company began the first 24-hour transit department in the country. This helped speed up the transit of checks between banks. The 1960s saw the introduction of the first full-scale International Department and, in 1984, Special Connections, the first card in the market to have the combined features of a credit card and ATM card, was introduced.

The Urban League's Role:

We recruit for all of their job openings.

Continental Disc Corporation
3160 W Heartland Dr
Liberty Missouri 64068
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About Continental Disc:

Established in 1965, Continental Disc Corporation is a leading manufacturer of rupture disc (bursting disc) devices for a variety of process industries, including chemical, petrochemical, petroleum refining, pharmaceutical, beverage, food and dairy, aerospace, gases, electronics, and other markets worldwide. Continental Disc Corporation is committed to providing the products, services, and quality you expect from the leading overpressure safety company.

 

The Urban League's Role:

We recruit for all of their job openings.  The company is located in Liberty, MO and manufactures ruptured discs.  They typically hire people with manufacturing, quality inpspection, machinist, and shipping/receiving experience.

Coventry Health Care
8320 Ward Pkwy
Kansas City Missouri 64114
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About Coventry:

Coventry Health Care of Kansas provides health benefit products and services. We offer a full spectrum of HMO, Point-of-Service, PPO, and Medicare Advantage plans, as well as policies for individuals and families. We serve individuals and employers of all sizes throughout the states of Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma.

We were first established in Kansas and Missouri in 1976, and have local offices in Kansas City, Missouri and Wichita, Kansas.

The Urban League's Role:

We recruit for all of their job openings.  Most of the jobs are specialized and require managed care or nursing background, although they do have administrative jobs at times.

Enterprise Holdings
5359 Merriam Drive
Merriam Kansas 66203
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About Enterprise Holdings, Inc:

As the parent company of Alamo Rent A Car, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental, we have earned a reputation as a great place to work. Across our organization, we have opportunities for people looking to grow and succeed - whether you join us at a branch location or in a support role. Each of our brands targets a unique market and offers a different kind of service. However, they all offer an exciting career experience.

 

The Urban League's Role:

We only recruit management trainees and for car prep positions in the Kansas City area.  For management trainee positions, you must have a Bachelor's degree, clean driving record.

Enterprise Holdings, Inc
5359 Merriam Drive
Merriam Kansas 66203
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Billions of reasons to join us

As a multibillion-dollar industry leader, we can offer you more than a chance to succeed. This is where you can thrive. Our environment’s energetic, our people are motivated and our career paths can take you where you want to GO. No matter where you join Enterprise, get ready for something big.

Picking people up for decades

Yes, we pick people up. And we do it in more ways than one. The idea of driving vehicles to our customers was developed by one of our managers in Florida, and the service quickly spread across the country. It’s just one example of our commitment to innovation, to customer service and to listening to our people. If you bring your drive, dedication and determination to Enterprise, maybe we can pick you up.

It’s about you and the customer

The biggest ideas are often the simplest. Our founder, Jack Taylor, had an idea to focus the resources of Enterprise, on the satisfaction of our customers and the success of our employees. And, in his words, “The rest will take care of itself.” For more than 50 years, his innovative commitment has held true, and we continue to be recognized for our world-class customer service and the way we advance our professionals

Farmer's Insurance
10551 S Ridgeview Rd
Olathe Kansas 66061
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About Farmer's:

Farmer's Insurance is the largest private employer in Olathe and the fourth largest private employer in the KC area.

 

The Urban League's Role:

We generally recruit for Customer Service and Office Claims Rep positions; both are call center jobs.  However, we can refer for other positions.  Some positions require only a HS diploma or equivalent; others require a college degree

Federal Reserve Bank
One Memorial Drive
Kansas City Missouri 64198
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About the Federal Reserve Bank:

The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City is one of 12 regional Reserve Banks that, along with the Board of Governors in Washington, D.C., make up our nation's central bank.
The Kansas City Fed was recently named a 2011 Missouri Quality Award recipient. The award recognizes the Bank's excellence in quality leadership and commitment to continuous improvement.
 
The Urban League's Role:
 
We recruit for all of their jobs. 
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
1 Memorial Drive
Kansas City Missouri 64198
Frito Lay
2040 S 45th St
Kansas City Kansas 66106
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GEHA
P.O. Box 4665
Independence 64051
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Government Employees Healthcare Association
310 NE Mulberry
Lee\'s Summit Missouri 64086
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About GEHA:

They are not a federal employer.  It is a private company. 

GEHA is the second-largest national health plan and the second-largest national dental plan serving federal employees, federal retirees and their families. GEHA provides health and dental plans to more
than 1 million covered lives worldwide.

GEHA is a self-insured and not-for-profit association. Members pay no dues. We currently waive all membership fees. GEHA maintains low overhead costs; of each premium dollar we receive, we return more than 94 cents in direct benefits to our health plan members. health insurance benefits to federal employees and retirees from all agencies and branches of government. In 1964, the company officially became known as the Government Employees Hospital Association, Inc. - GEHA. In 2007, the organization changed its name to Government Employees Health Association in order to more accurately describe the nature of the Association; the company continues to be known as GEHA

The Urban League's Role:

We recruit for all of their openings. 

Kansas City Power & Light
1200 Main,
Kansas City Missouri 64106
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About KCP&L:

If you're looking for a company that combines a reliable reputation with a forward-thinking attitude, you've come to the right place. KCP&L, a wholly owned subsidiary of Great Plains Energy, is an investor-owned electric utility serving over 800,000 residential and commercial customers in Missouri and Kansas.
 

The Urban League's Role:

We recruit for all of their job openings.

Missouri Gas Energy
3420 Broadway
Kansas City Missouri 64111
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About MGE:

Missouri Gas Energy is a natural gas distribution company headquartered in Kansas City, Mo. with facilities in St. Joseph, Lees Summit, Warrensburg, Joplin, Republic, Neosho and Monett. MGE serves over half-million customers in 155 western Missouri communities and is a division of Southern Union Company (SUG). Its business is regulated by the Missouri Public Service Commission .

 

The Urban League's Role

We recruit for all of their job openings. 

Rose Brooks Center

Kansas City Missouri 64198
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About Rosebrooks:

Rose Brooks is a domestice violence agency that provides a full continuum of care including prevention programming, crisis intervention and other support services to thopusands of woemn and children each year.

Rose Brooks Center is a 501 C-3 organization who’s mission is to break the cycle of domestic violence so that individuals and families can live free of abuse. We are proud of the work that we do, and we work together to rebuild, reclaim, and save lives threatened by domestic violence. (Click on the image to view the team at Rose Brooks Center)

 

The Urban League's Role:

We recruit for all their job openings. 

St. lukes
901 E. 104th Street
Kansas City Missouri 64131
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UMB Bank
1010 Grand Blvd
Kansas City Missouri 64106
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About UMB:

At UMB, we strive to ensure every one of our customers can count on more. The same is true for our associates. You can count on more training. More support. More opportunities to grow in your career – all the advantages you would expect from a financial leader that has been around for more than 90 years.

UMB employs more than 3,000 associates and operates banking centers across Missouri, Illinois, Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, Nebraska and Arizona. Subsidiaries of the holding company and our lead bank, UMB Bank, n.a., include an investment services group based in Milwaukee, Wis., a trust management company in South Dakota, and single purpose companies for brokerage services, consulting services and insurance.

The Urban League's Role:

We recruit for all of their job openings.  Newest job openings are posted at the bottom of the lists of jobs.

University of Missouri - Kansas City
5100 Rockhill Road
Kansas City Missouri 64110
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YMCA of Greater Kansas City
3100 Broadway
Kansas City Missouri 64111
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The mission of the Urban League is to enable African Americans and other disadvantaged persons to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power and civil rights.

Our Goal: Every American has access to jobs with a living wage and good benefits.

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