Area Employers Nearby

Residents of Ironwood Court and Park West Gardens can choose from many employers near our apartments in Lawrence, KS.

Whether you’re looking to start a new career or advance in your current endeavor, our apartments near Lawrence, KS are the perfect home base. Ironwood Court Apartments and Park West Gardens offer spacious one- and two-bedroom floor plans featuring upgraded amenities like full-size washers and dryers in-unit, garden tubs, nine-foot ceilings, and more. Our on-site amenities offer everything you need to relax after a hard day at the office like an outdoor pool, clubhouse, and fitness center. Our convenient location puts you at the center of a slew of the area’s employers.

The largest employer in Lawrence, The University of Kansas, is located just 10 minutes from your front door. Founded in 1865, The University of Kansas serves more than 28,000 students across five campuses, with its main campus set here in Lawrence. The university employs near 10,000 in Douglas County making it by far the most significant employer in the area. Education is a big deal in Lawrence, which means that the second largest employer in the city is Lawrence Public Schools. If you’re starting your career or looking for an opportunity to further it, our apartments near Lawrence, KS are a great spot to begin your search.

Lawrence is also home to a variety of manufacturing operations offering numerous jobs in the area. Berry Plastics, the largest manufacturing employer and fifth largest employer in Lawrence overall, is less than 15 minutes from our rental community. Headquartered in Evansville, IN, Berry’s Lawrence location employs more than 700. The next largest manufacturing employer in the area is Hallmark Cards, Inc., which runs a production center employing more than 500.

There is a plethora of employment opportunities minutes from our apartments near Lawrence, KS. In addition, our rental community is central to everything the city has to offer for you to enjoy during your downtime. From shopping to dining, entertainment, and more, Lawrence is an active community where you’ll love to live.

Contact us today to learn more about our apartments near Lawrence, KS and schedule a tour of your next new home!