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Human Resources                                                            

 Employment Opportunities

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

 employmentThank 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 Detention 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 jobs@wycokck.org
  • 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:  August 27, 2014    

 Job Title

 Dept / Division

 Salary  Closing Date      
Appraiser Supervisor     Appraiser's Office $4,116.67 - $5,293.20/mo. 9/24/2014  Details  
Chief of Police     Police Department DOQ 10/1/2014   Details 
Contract Compliance Coordinator Procurement & Contract Compliance $3,882.67 - $4,992.00/mo. 9/10/2014  Details
Deputy Sheriff's Office $2,887.64/mo. 10/15/2014  Details
Fleet Maintenance Tech I Public Works/Centralized Fleet Maint. $20.32/hr. 9/3/2014  Details
General Maintenance Worker Public Works/Water Pollution Control $17.13/hr. 9/3/2014  Details
Intensive Supervision Officer I Community Corrections/Adult $17.78/hr. 9/10/14  Details  
Nurse Practitioner Health Dept./Personal Health Services $32.55 - $35.24/hr. Until Filled  Details
Public Health Nurse Health/PHS/Clinical Services $3,882.67/mo. 9/3/2014  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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