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These resources – like the public health crisis itself – are constantly evolving and are only current as to the date of publication. This page was last updated on September 1, 2020.

For more up-to-date information on the relief programs available in Kansas, we recommend that you visit the state's COVID-19 Response and Recovery website, the Department of Health and Environment's Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response portal, the Kansas Chamber of Commerce or the Kansas Health Foundation.

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Description of Program and Relief

Essential Industries Jobs and Hiring Portal

The Kansas Department of Commerce launched a new jobs website, connecting job seekers with Kansas businesses hiring to fill urgent needs during the COVID-19 pandemic. The website allows employers from essential industries to quickly and easily post critical positions that need to be filled to support activities related to helping individuals and businesses during the COVID-19 crisis.

Government or Lead Agency

Kansas Department of Commerce

Dates Available

The site will be updated continuously as businesses add new jobs to the system.

Eligibility Requirements/Restrictions

Relevant to Kansas job seekers and businesses in essential industries hiring to fill urgent needs.

Application Deadlines (If Applicable)


Contact for More Information

For more information, contact the Kansas Department of Commerce at (785) 296-3481 or

List of Additional Information

The website can be found here.

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