KANSAS CITY, Mo., Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hallmark has more than 150 immediate full-time positions open at two of its Kansas City-area facilities. There are approximately 120 openings at its 1.75 million sq. ft. Liberty, Mo. Distribution Center and 35 opportunities at its 650,000 sq. ft. Greetings Production Center in Lawrence, Kan.
"Thanks to increased demand for Hallmark's expanded offerings of greeting card and gift products, there is a need for additional production and distribution capacity at our area facilities," said Fred Wise, Human Resources Director – Recruiting, Diversity & Inclusion.
The hiring boom at Hallmark's facilities includes order processing positions in Liberty, and a range of manufacturing roles in Lawrence. The position salaries range from $14.50 to $16 per hour. Candidates can click on the following options below to easily apply and learn about each position:
- Liberty, Mo. – 2nd shift order processors
- Liberty, Mo. – 3rd shift order processors
- Lawrence, Kan. – 2nd, 3rd and weekend shift opportunities
"We have already hired 65 individuals from a recent day-long interview event at the Liberty facility, but the demand for great talent continues," said Wise. "Hallmark will have additional retail order processor openings throughout the year as part of our ongoing hiring process."
In recent years Hallmark has brought approximately 400 jobs from other facilities on the East Coast and from Canada to the Kansas City area. The Liberty facility currently employs approximately 1,350 Hallmarkers, who play a key role in distributing more than 50,000 products to more than 60,000 accounts. The Lawrence facility currently employs more than 730 Hallmarkers who produce and manufacture the cards that consumers have grown to love for years. Interested candidates should apply as soon as possible.
For more than 100 years, privately held Hallmark has been dedicated to creating a more emotionally connected world. In the U.S., products offered by Hallmark Greetings, Hallmark Retail and Hallmark Home & Gifts can be found in more than 40,000 retail accounts including mass retailers, Hallmark Gold Crown® stores and online. Hallmark's family of companies also includes Crayola®, maker of creative art tools and toys, Crown Center, a mixed-use entertainment, office and residential district in Kansas City, Hallmark International which offers products in more than 30 languages available in 100 countries and Crown Media Holdings, Inc., which owns and operates cable television's Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. Headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri, Hallmark employs more than 27,000 people worldwide. For more information, visit www.Hallmark.com. Connect on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.
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