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701 N. 7th Street
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(913) 573-5688: 24-Hours


Thank you for your interest in employment with the Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, Kansas. A listing of employment opportunities are posted and updated every Thursday.

Applications are accepted Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, and will not be accepted after 5:00 pm on the closing date. Some special positions may have an earlier closing time, e.g., Police, Fire,& Sheriff so please follow the deadline listed on the applicant instruction sheets.Incomplete applications for Deputy will not be accepted. 


Some Unified Government openings require that skills tests be completed as part of the application. Testing is available in the Human Resources Department 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m Monday through Friday on a walk-in basis. 

How to apply:

All positions require that the applicant be a resident of Wyandotte County or willing to relocate. As a condition of employment all employees must pass a post offer physical examination and drug screen. Public law requires all new appointees to submit proof of identity and employment eligibility. The Human Resources Department provides several options for you to choose from when applying for a position with the UG.

  • Apply by E-mail: Complete the Unified Government Application, save application on pc and email as an attachment to 
  • Apply in Person at the Human Resources Office
  • Apply by Mail: 701 N. 7th Street, Rm. 646, Kansas City, KS 66101
  • Apply by fax: (913) 573-5006

The Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, Kansas is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Updated: October 15, 2014


 Job Title  Dept / Division  Salary  Closing Date  
Administrative Support Assistant Finance/Treasury $14.94/hr. 10/22/2014  Details  
Administrative Support Assistant Health Dept./WIC $11.18/hr. 10/22/2014   Details
Caretaker Building & Logistics $12.56/hr. 10/29/2014   Details
Engineering Specialist Public Works/Water Pollution Control $2,615.80 - $3,199.73/mo. 10/29/2014   Details
Equipment Operator I     Public Works/Street Div. $17.82/hr. 10/22/2014   Details  
General Laborer  Public Works/Street Division $16.86/hr. 10/29/2014   Details
General Maintenance Worker Public Works/Water Pollution Control $17.13/hr. 10/22/2014   Details
Juvenile Detention Officer Sheriff/Juvenile $14.56/hr. 10/22/2014   Details
Nurse Practitioner Health Dept./Personal Health Services $32.55 - $35.24/hr. Until Filled  Details
Program Specialist Appraiser's Office $15.09 -$18.46/hr. 10/29/2014   Details
Project Engineer Urban Planning & Land Use $3,882.67 - $4,992.00/mo. 11/05/2014   Details
School Crossing Guard Public Works/Parking Control $11.34/hr. 10/22/2014   Details  
Security Officer Building & Logistics $12.67 - $14.99/hr. 10/29/2014   Details





Arrangements will be made for applicants that require an accommodation completing the employment application form, interviewing or any other part of the employment process. It is the responsibility of the applicant to inform the Human Resources Department of needed accommodations.

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City Hall 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Director  P: (913) 573-5660
701 N 7th Street Monday - Friday Email F: (913) 573-5006
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