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Employment Opportunities

701 N. 7th Street
Job Information Line
(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.

Applications for Deputy, Patrol Officer, and Firefighter EMT/MICT must be submitted in person to the Human Resources Department. Incomplete applications for Deputy, Patrol Officer, and Firefighter EMT/MICT will not be accepted.


If scheduled for an interview, the candidate will be required to complete assessments which will vary by position: Typing (Speed & Accuracy), Data Entry, Grammar, Spelling, Math Copying Numbers and Alphabetizing. 

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: February 25, 2015


 Job Title  Dept / Division  Salary  Closing Date  
Appraiser/RE Appraiser Appraiser's Office $15.09 - $22.35/hr. 2/25/2015   Details
Building Inspector I NRC/Building Inspection $20.60/hr. 3/4/2015   Details
Building Trades Carpenter Public Works/Buildings and Logistics     $28.71/hr. 2/25/2015 Details
Firefighter EMT/MICT Fire Department

$2,914.72/mo. EMT

$3,351.41/mo. MICT

3/18/2015   Details
General Maintenance Worker     Public Works/Water Pollution Control $17.13/hr. 3/11/2015   Details
Information Systems Analyst DOTS/Geospatial Services

$3,882.67 - $4,992.00/mo.

3/4/2015   Details
Information Systems Coordinator DOTS/Geospatial Services $4,302.13 - $5,642.00/mo. 3/4/2015   Details
Juvenile Detention Officer Sheriff/Juvenile $14.56/hr. Until Filled   Details
Manager (Deputy Appraiser) Appraiser's Office $4,882.14 - $6,428.94/mo. 2/25/2015   Details
Nurse Practitioner Health Dept./Personal Health Services $32.55 - $35.24/hr. Until Filled   Details
Parking Attendant Public Works/Parking Control $9.68 - $11.45/hr. 3/4/2015   Details
Program Coordinator Health Dept./PHS - STD $3,770.00/mo. 3/4/2015   Details
Program Supervisor Police/Investigations/Victim Services $4,302.13 - $5,642.00/mo. 3/11/2015   Details
Project Engineer Urban Planning and Land Use $3,882.67 - $4,992.00/mo. 2/25/2015   Details
School Crossing Guard Public Works/Parking Control $11.34/hr. 2/25/2015 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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