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Virtual Job Fair to Highlight Hundreds of State Agency Opportunities Jobseekers are encouraged to attend the upcoming State of Kansas Agencies Virtual Job Fair from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 27. This month’s virtual fair, hosted by KANSASWORKS, will feature many exciting employment opportunities available across the state’s 98 government agencies. Currently, there are more than 700 vacancies across the state. Governor Kelly Travels to Japan, South Korea to Create More Jobs for Kansans This week, Governor Laura Kelly traveled to Japan and South Korea to participate in the Midwest U.S.-Japan Association (MWJA/JMWA) Conference. While there, she met with business leaders to continue building on Kansas’ historic economic development success and create new job opportunities for Kansas workers. Kansas Commerce Department Hires New International Director Lieutenant Governor and Secretary of Commerce David Toland announced today Laura Lombard has been named the agency’s new International Director. Lombard brings 15 years of experience in international relations and business development to the position, most recently serving as President and CEO of Kansas Global Trade Services in Wichita. Governor Kelly Announces Funding to Grow Small Business Exports Governor Laura Kelly today announced that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) awarded $200,000 to the Kansas Department of Commerce to expand the state’s robust export sector, which hit an all-time high of $13.97 billion in 2022. The agency’s International Division oversees the administration of the State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) award, enabling eligible businesses to leverage these funds for conducting focused activities that promote export growth. View All


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Find Opportunity at the Kansas Department of Commerce

When you choose a career with the Department of Commerce, you’re choosing to be part of an exciting organization with an important mission to help grow the state of Kansas and create an environment where businesses, communities and people can excel for generations to come.

The Kansas Department of Commerce regularly has openings across a variety of fields including program management, IT, workforce services and more.

State of Kansas Agencies Virtual Job Fair

Meet virtually with many state government agencies with multiple occupations. Visit their online booths and talk with them in real time about their available job opportunities. 

Please review the job seeker training video below to help you navigate the virtual platform.  Some employers may not be available at all times at their booths, but you can still access their booth and job opportunities.

Fellowship Program

Gain professional experience while learning about the structure and operations of state government.

The Fellowship Program at the Kansas Department of Commerce provides a hands-on opportunity to work with Lt. Governor/Secretary of Commerce David Toland and the agency’s leadership team.

The state of Kansas provides competitive wages and a benefits package inclusive of medical and dental, paid leave and retirement benefits through the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS).