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Older Kansans Employment Program

Call the Southwest Kansas Area Agency on Aging for any questions or comments. For more information about any of these available positions, please call Lyle Dotson, OKEP Coordinator, at 620-225-8230. Thank you for viewing our website.


The Older Kansans Employment Program (OKEP) is funded by the Kansas Legislature through the Kansas Department of Commerce to assist individuals age 55 and older in obtaining gainful employment. SWKAAA is the contracted provider for these and other employment services.

Following are examples of current job openings. For more information about a particular job opening, please contact Lyle Dotson, OKEP Coordinator at 620-225-8230, 1-800-742-9531 or

In Dodge City:

  • Night Custodian

  • Transportation

  • Housekeeping

  • Drivers

  • In Garden City:

  • Parts Clerk

  • Crossing Guard


    In Great Bend:

    • Shipper

    • Records clerk
    • Secretary    
    • Assisted Living Instructor

  • Delivery/Warehouse Person
  • Shag Driver
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