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Kansas City Power & Light Company (KCP&L) and Westar Energy, Inc., Evergy Companies – IT Internship

Kansas City Power & Light Company (KCP&L) and Westar Energy, Inc., Evergy Companies – IT Internship


JOB TITLE: IT Internship


LOCATION: Kansas City, MO (Headquarters) or Topeka, KS (Topeka General Office)

PAY RANGE: $15.00 – $20.00 / hour

Intern Position for Full Time Summer 2019 

Flexible hours between Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Energy that moves us forward.

Kansas City Power & Light Company (KCP&L) and Westar Energy, Inc., Evergy Companies, provide clean, safe and reliable energy to 1.6 million customers in Kansas and Missouri. We’re embracing alternative energy sources to generate more power with less impact to our environment, and adopting new technologies that let our customers manage their energy use in ways that work for them. Whether it’s new ways to connect with us, electric vehicle charging stations, or the next innovation around the corner, we’re dedicated to empowering a better future.

Job tasks include but not limited to:

We seek rising juniors interested in web application or enterprise application development. Interns share time between Web and Enterprise Integrations teams. Interns participate in activities related to corporate application design, development, testing and implementation.

Education and Experience Requirements:

Open to students who are pursuing a degree in Information Technology focusing on Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Interactive Digital Media or a similar degree path.

Working Conditions:  Normal office working conditions.

Disclaimer: The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Equal Opportunity Employer/ Minority/ Female/ Disabled/ Veteran

For additional questions, please contact:

Linda Dubar, M.S.

Internship and Employer Relations Coordinator

Johnson County Community College

913-469-3598, Fax:913-469-3825


Go Local Interactive – Full Stack Developer

Go Local Interactive – Full Stack Developer

As a Full Stack Developer, you are responsible for system migrations, website and application development, automation and engineering, and support to existing web properties within our client portfolio. As part of the development team, the web developer will deliver full-stack, high-performance, website functionality from conception to completion, including development strategy/approach, development, implementation and testing. 

Go Local’s development team allows for creative freedom, no cookie-cutter website builds, and the use of cutting-edge technology, such as Docker, Kubernetes, PHP 7, Bootstrap 4, Vue.js, Laravel, and WordPress. Don’t miss out on joining a unique and growing team! 

Job Expectations:

Design and write code for assigned client projects

Create and migrate environments and applications as needed

Build independent web-based tools, microservices, and solutions

Manage cloud infrastructure on various cloud provider platforms

Participate in solution planning and documentation

Implement automation scripts in various languages

Research, adapt and stay up-to-date on industry trends

Retrieve, analyze, and interpret data

Job Qualifications:

Proficient full stack LAMP development knowledge (Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP)

Solid knowledge of JQuery, CSS, and Bootstrap

Proficient with MySQL, Git, and deployment tools

Proficiency with PHP, specifically the Laravel framework

Experienced in web API usage and development

A proven track record of the ability to prioritize, organize, and multi-task in a flexible and fast-paced environment to effectively meet deadlines

Must demonstrate a sense of ownership and pride in personal performance and understand its impact on the company’s success

Must demonstrate the ability to collaborate in a team environment

Required Experience:

2+ years of hands-on experience in at least one  scripting language

2+ years of experience in managing Linux based infrastructure

2+ years of hands-on experience with databases such as MySQL, Mongo, Redis, or Elasticsearch

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or another related field preferred

Position: Full-Time, On-site

Travel: Up to 5%


First State Bank & Trust Co. – SQL and Oracle Database Analyst Intern

Please note that our internships run for a limited term. This is a project internship and will last for the duration of the project described below. You must live within commuting distance to our Overland Park office. The hours will be between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Number of hours can vary depending on a student’s schedule and could be full time when classes are not in session, depending on work/schedule requirements. You must be enrolled in a degree program to be eligible for an internship.

First State Bank & Trust Co., which has locations in Overland Park, Larned, Pratt, and Luka, Kansas, attributes its longevity to dedicated people and a commitment to quality.  The Bank is rated as a 5-Star Bank (the highest ranking) by Bauer Financial, and is listed among The Strongest Banks in the U.S. by Weiss Ratings.   Our history dates to June 30, 1896, when we opened our doors for business in Larned, Kansas.

Project Intern: SQL and Oracle Database Analyst

We are seeking a talented and motivated Intern to work on a project to help the organization move forward with two of our critical loan processing applications. We are looking for an individual with the right blend of skills, education, experience, and attitude to fill this position.

The successful candidate will have understanding and experience working with SQL and Oracle. This individual will also demonstrate the ability to succeed with minimal supervision and has the ability to interact with vendors and technical experts to provide solutions. This position will interact with other team members though out the organization.

The Project:

  • Gain a thorough understanding of the SQL/Oracle data structures of our critical loan processing applications
  • Documentation of the SQL/Oracle data structure(s) of our critical loan processing applications
  • Design, develop, and test queries for potential export / import functionality
  • Working with our vendor to implement the vendor’s import interface tool
  • Create and execute test cases of interfaces
  • Research and solve data issues
  • Provide recommendations for automation of data process flows

Required Skills:

  • Pursuing degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering
  • Programming experience in SQL and Oracle
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as on a team
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies
  • Excellent organizational, time management skills and detail oriented
  • Possess a positive attitude and is a self-starter
  • Good problem solver, ability to identify key issues and barriers to success and to proactively resolve them
  • Ability to document technical processes


  • This Project Internship pays $15/hour

Full consideration will be given to applicants who apply by May 31. Resumes may be submitted by email to Randy Wooten at


Companion Protect – Software Tech Support Representative

Company Name: Companion Protect 

Title of job: Software Tech Support Representative 

Part time or Full Time: Full or Part Time available 


  • Deliver service and support to clients through calls, chats and email
  • Answer client and customer questions, and analyze client problems and research solutions
  • Diagnose client issues through process of elimination by asking probing questions.
  • Resolve client issues through running SQL scripts when possible and follow up as needed through problem resolution
  • Identify and escalate priority issues
  • Document issues appropriately according to outlined guidelines
  • Provide easily understood answers adapted to the client situation
  • Suggest new content for knowledge base to increase client self-service.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications Needed:

  • Associate’s or bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field
  • 1+ years of experience in a technical support role
  • SQL experience preferred
  • Proven customer service or support experience
  • Strong attention to detail and documentation skills
  • Proper phone, email and chat etiquette
  • Knowledge of relevant computer applications and equipment
  • Ability to give full attention to what people are saying and to actively look for ways to help people.
  • Ability to use logic and reason to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions.
  • Multi-tasking abilities
  • Willingness to solve complicated problems and see projects through to completion.
  • Makes customers and their needs a primary focus of one’s actions; developing and sustaining productive customer relationships.
  • Deals effectively with others in antagonistic situations, using appropriate interpersonal styles and methods to reduce tension or conflict.
  • Establishes proper courses of action to ensure that work product is completed efficiently and on time/within proper time limits.
  • Maintains stable performance under pressure or opposition (such as time pressure or job ambiguity); handling stress in a manner that is acceptable to others and to the organization.
  • Possesses, acquires, and maintains the technical/professional expertise required to do the job effectively and to create effective customer solutions. Technical/professional expertise is demonstrated through problem solving, applying technical knowledge, and product and service management for the functional area in which employee operates.

How to Apply:

Company website:

Salary: $15+ per hour experienced based


Fidelis Energy Group, LLC – Website Designer/Developer – Independent Contractor

Company Name: Fidelis Energy Group, LLC

Title of job: Website Designer/Developer – Independent Contractor

Part Time or Full Time: Part Time – Initially proposing a single engagement project with opportunity for additional projects based upon performance, timeliness, and company growth.

Duties: Determine technical requirements necessary to stand up website. Design webpage layout. Edit the business content provided. Publish final product. Create back up files and solve code problems as needed.

Qualifications Needed: Seeking a confident go getter who understands that their work will often be the first impression prospective clients have of our company. First and foremost, we expect the candidate to grasp the importance of this project to us and be prepared to take an ownership approach that will result in a quality product. Naturally, we expect you will have the skillsets and programming knowledge needed to carry out the project.

The current lack of a website is hindering us from pursuing additional clients. We desire to have a basic webpage stood up by 12/15/2017 followed by an improved design at the conclusion of this effort.

How to Apply: Please email your resume and at least two samples of prior work from your portfolio to

Salary: Open for discussion but proposing $35 per hour for a maximum of 80 hours for this project.

Company website: File Not Found (404 Error) – The domain is reserved but we need your talent to make our page impressive.

iD Tech: Camps, Academies & Online – Summer Opportunities

iD Tech


This summer, iD Tech will hire over 1,600 instructors and staff from across the world to show students, ages 7 to 18, firsthand how their interests in technology can turn into fun learning experiences. We have programs that emphasize tech education for girls, teens, tweens and younger children.

We’re looking for energetic, tech-savvy, summer staff who understand the need for quality technology education for young students. So why not spend your summer instructing, mentoring, and building your resume in one of our amazing programs? You’ll make a positive impact on the lives of students this summer and potentially inspire them to aim for big ambitions. Our summer jobs are as fulfilling as they are fun!

Staff members receive competitive compensation, housing (overnight staff only), meals, custom built apps supporting operations and curriculum, college internship credit (if applicable), guidance from our experienced team of managers, and more. Take the first step to a great summer!


MyFreightWorld – Front-End Developer

Company Name: MyFreightWorld

Title of job: Front-End Developer

Part time or Full Time: Part Time

Duties: Design and Implement web user interfaces using HTML, CSS and Javascript

Qualifications Needed:
– Experience with Aurelia Javascript Framework
– Strong understanding of Object Oriented Programming.
– Good verbal and written communication skills.
– Able to work collaboratives in a team environment.

How to Apply:
Send resume to:

Salary: Negotiable based on experience

The Kincaid Group – IT Help Desk Level I

IT Help Desk Level I

This position is responsible for hardware and software troubleshooting and support.

– Location: Bishop Miege High School – Roeland Park Ks
– Duration (Contract/Contract to Hire/Direct hire) Undetermined at this point: Might be permanent part time
– Pay rate: $13-15 an hour
– Hours per week: 25 hours

Essential Functions:
• Solve computer related problems, troubleshooting hardware and software issues
• In charge of generating helpdesk tickets in ticketing system and assigning the ticket resolution
• Inventory management and updates
• Phone and In-house application
• Building and setup of new employee computer systems including software operating systems, security updates and virus software
• Assist in monitoring networked computer equipment.
• Assist in the implementation and maintenance of the computer telephony interface environment
• Departmental moves
• Ability to gain knowledge and understanding of internal software

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
• In-depth knowledge of Microsoft applications
• In-depth knowledge of Google Docs & applications
• In-depth knowledge of PC’s and operating systems
• Ability to gain knowledge and understanding of internal software
• Works well under pressure
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Good interpersonal skills
• Able to build solid customer relationships
• Team player

Training and Experience:
• High school degree required and Bachelor’s degree desirable
• Working knowledge and experience with PC imaging

If interested please contact David Zinser of Kincaid Information Technology,, for more information.

Aerocharger – Social Media Content Creator

Company Name: Aerocharger (Turbochargers and Firearms)

Title of job: Social Media Content Creator

Part Time or Full Time: Either / Flexible

• Create posts promoting Aerocharger, consisting of articles, photos and videos.
• Create posts announcing new product releases.
• Produce, direct, shoot and edit videos promoting Aerocharger.
• Answer phones, take orders, Edit/proofread official emails and documents, support office operations as needed.

Qualifications Needed: Interest in Firearms and Motorsports, Ability to complete the Duties listed above.

How to Apply: Email

Salary: $10/hr. Please note 45% of our past interns transitioned to full-time employment with Aerocharger.

Company website:,