Vaad News and Updates

The Vaad Hakashrut serves as the kosher-certification agency for the Greater Kansas City area with the mission of providing a national standard of supervision for its commercial clients, communal organizations, local caterers and the local community.

The Vaad HaKashruth of Kansas City is looking for an energetic, positive, knowledgeable individual with strong interpersonal skills to take over as the Vaad’s Executive Director and Rabbinic Coordinator.

The right candidate will act as primary liaison between mashgichim, clients, community organizations and the board of directors, and will be tasked with overseeing day to day operations and growing new business throughout the metropolitan area and region.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Representing the Vaad positively in the Community.
  • Working with the Board of Directors on the development and ongoing implementation of the
  • Vaad’s mission and strategic plan.
  • Scheduling all Mashgiach coverage.
  • Enforcing policy and monitoring and visiting commercial accounts.
  • Supervising and supporting on-site Mashgichim including onsite visits.
  • Compiling and submitting budgets and payroll.
  • Maintaining the the Vaad’s website, email marketing and social media platforms.
  • Coordinating Vaad events.
  • Being accessible and answering community Kashrut questions.


  • College Degree or equivalent
  • Rabbinic ordination preferred
  • Some food service or Mashgiach experience
  • Strong admin skills

Please submit your application and resume using the form below. 

This is a full-time position and benefits include paid vacation, medical and dental.


The following Beer made by Boulevard Brewing Company are certified Kosher by the Vaad HaKashruth of Kansas City:

(bottles and draft only)


Pale Ale

Unfiltered Wheat Beer

Bully! Porter

Bourbon Barrel Quad

80-Acre Hoppy Wheat

Frequent Flier IPA

Single-Wide IPA

KC Pils

Dark Truth Ale

Long Strange Tripel

Noble Prize Imperial Pilsner

Tank 7 Farmhouse Ale

Tell-Tale Tart

The Calling IPA

The Sixth Glass




Irish Ale

Bob’s ’47 Oktoberfest

ZON Belgian-style Witbier

Nutcracker Ale

Bully! Porter

Snow  & Tell

Heavy Lifting IPA (Draft Only)

Ginger Lemon Radler (Draft Only)

Cranberry Orange Radler (Draft Only)


Imperial Stout

Simcoe Harvest IPA


Show Me Sour


Hibiscus Gose

Early Riser

Limited Release 2017

Scotch on Scotch

Rye on Rye on Rye

Imperial Stout

Limited Release 2016

Rye on Rye X – Sazerac

Imperial Stout X-Manhattan

Funky Pumpkin

Funkier Pumpkin

Scotch on Scotch


Welcome to the KC Vaad’s Website, our goal is to provide you access to information about Kosher food availability in the greater Kansas City.


Vaad KC

Welcome to the Vaad Hakashruth of Kansas City, home to the Kansas City Kosher BBQ Festival.  You can find the latest information about this years BBQ festival in the KCKBBQ section of this website.   Team registration is now open and we’re very excited to welcome our new and returning event sponsors to the Kosher BBQ family!