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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 within 12 months from the date of hire. 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 within the Human Resources Department
  • 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 26, 2016 



 Job Title  Dept / Division  Salary  Closing   Date  
Animal Control Officer Police/Animal Control $17.40/hr. 11/9/2016  Details 
Appraiser Appraiser's Office $2,695.33 - $3,296.80/mo. 11/2/2016 Details
Building Inspector I     NRC/Building Inspection $21.22/hr. 11/9/2016   Details 
Deputy Sheriff's Department $3,147.21/mo. 10/26/2016  Details
Director Human Services/CDDO $5,951.74-$7,460.27/mo. 11/2/2016 Details
Engineering Program Supervisor Urban Planning and Land Use $4,432.14-$5,813.60/mo. 11/9/2016 Details
Engineering Support Supervisor. Urban Planning and Land Use $3,548.13 - $4,459.87/mo. 11/2/2016 Details
General Laborer Transportation $17.37-$18.29/hr. 11/2/2016 Details
Information Systems Analyst (Service Management Tech) Department of Technology $4,000.53 - $5,142.80/mo. 11/09/2016     Details
Information Systems Analyst (Network Administrator) Department of Technology $4,000.53 - $5,142.80/mo. 11/09/2016 Details
Juvenile Detention Officer Sheriff/Juvenile $17.40/hr. Until Filled Details
Manager (Deputy Appraiser) Appraiser's Office $4,967.74-$6,623.07/mo. 11/2/2016 Details
Patrol Officer Police Department $3,469.82-$4,455.31/mo. N/A


Program Supervisor Public Works/Water Pollution Control $4,432.14-$5,813.60/mo. 11/2/2016 Details
Project Engineer Urban Planning and Land Use $4,00.53-$5,142.80/mo. 11/9/2016  Details 
Public Safety Dispatcher Police/Communications $17.77/hr. 11/2/2016  Details
School Crossing Guard Public Works/Parking Control $11.34/hr. 11/2/2016 Details
Wastewater/Collection System Manager Public Works/Water Pollution Control $4,787.47 - $6,278.14/mo. 11/9/2016 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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