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Effective Immediately: In order to implement “Social Distancing” the Human Resources Department has temporarily changed the process and procedures of office operations. 

Applications: Applications may be submitted in person but must be complete at the time of arrival. Applications can be accessed on our website and can be sent via email to, faxed to (913) 573-5006, or mailed to Unified Govt. 701 N. 7th Street Room 646, Kansas City, KS 66101.

If you need to reach a member of the Human Resources staff, please contact the mainline (913) 573-5660 or email the staff member.

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How to apply:

Email: Attach completed Unified Government Application(PDF, 301KB) to

If scheduled for an interview, skills testing may be required which will vary by position.

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. And submit proof of identity and employment eligibility.

The Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, Kansas is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity in its workforce.

Job Title Dept/Division Salary Closing Date
Administrative Support Assistant(PDF, 82KB) Appraiser's Office  $16.33/hr.  11/3/2021
Animal Services Officer(PDF, 85KB) Police Department/Animal Services  $18.47/hr.  10/27/2021
Appraiser(PDF, 86KB) Appraiser's Office/Residential $2,950.13-$3,756.13/mo. 11/3/2021
Assistant District Attorney I, II, III(PDF, 85KB) District Attorney's Office  $4,241.47-$6,532.94/mo.  10/27/2021
Assistant District Attorney I, II, III (CINC)(PDF, 83KB) District Attorney's Office  $4,241.47-$6,532.94/mo.  11/3/2021
Assistant District Attorney I, II, III (Special Assignment)(PDF, 83KB)  District Attorney's Office  $4,967.74-$6,890.00/mo.  10/27/2021
Assistant District Attorney I, II, III (Appeals Attorney)(PDF, 84KB) District Attorney's Office  $4,241.47-$6,532.94/mo.  10/27/2021
Building Inspector II(PDF, 85KB) NRC/Building Inspection  $24.88/hr.  11/3/2021
 Caretaker(PDF, 81KB) Parks and Recreation  $13.73/hr.  10/27/2021
Chief Investigator (CIU)(PDF, 84KB) District Attorney's Office  $4,000.53-$5,350.80/mo.  11/3/2021
Correctional Specialist(PDF, 352KB) Sheriff's Office $3,047.20/mo.
Court Security Officer (Armed)(PDF, 85KB) Sheriff's Office $18.32-$23.94/hr.
Deputy(PDF, 718KB) Sheriff's Office $3,661.34/mo.
 Dietitian(PDF, 84KB)   Health Department/Family Planning  $4,000.53-$5,350.80/mo.  10/27/2021
Dispatcher II(PDF, 34KB) Transportation  $19.48/hr.  11/3/2021
Engineer/Project Manager I(PDF, 82KB) Urban Planning and Land Use  $3,756.13-$5,026.67/mo.  10/27/2021
 Environmental Compliance Supervisor(PDF, 85KB) Health Department/Air Quality  $4,787.47-$6,532.94/mo. 10/27/2021
Environmental Health Specialist(PDF, 82KB) Health Department/PHS/Child Care $2,950.13-$3,756.13/mo.  10/27/2021
Fiscal Support Assistant(PDF, 39KB) Finance/Treasury  $18.47/hr.  10/27/2021
General Maintenance Worker(PDF, 84KB) (PDF, 84KB) Public Works/Water Pollution Control $19.28/hr.
Horticulturalist(PDF, 34KB) (PDF, 34KB) Parks and Recreation $19.48/hr. 10/27/2021
Housing Administrator(DOCX, 37KB) Economic Development  $4,787.47-$8,448.27/mo.  11/3/2021
Information Systems Analyst (Body Worn and In Car Camera)(PDF, 83KB)  Police Department/Services Technology  $4,000.53-$5,350.80/mo.  10/27/2021
Information Systems Coordinator(PDF, 130KB) Police Department  $4,432.14-$6,047.60/mo.  10/27/2021
Information Systems Coordinator(PDF, 81KB) Technology/Administration  $4,432.14-$6,047.60/mo.  10/27/2021
Intensive Supervision Officer(PDF, 88KB) (PDF, 87KB) Community Corrections/Adult  $18.32-$23.94/hr. 11/10/2021
Intensive Supervision Officer (Behavioral Health Court)(PDF, 85KB) Community Corrections/  $18.32-$23.94/hr.  10/27/2021
Intensive Supervision Officer(PDF, 86KB) (PDF, 85KB) Community Corrections/Adult Drug Court  $18.32-$23.94/hr. 10/27/2021
Juvenile Care Worker(PDF, 87KB) Sheriff/Juvenile $18.47/hr.
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)(PDF, 35KB) Health Department/PHS/Clinical Services  $2,950.13-$3,756.13/mo.  10/27/2021
Medical Technologist(PDF, 84KB) Health Department/PHS-Lab $4,000.53/mo.   10/27/2021
 Operations Superintendent(PDF, 82KB)     Parks and Recreation  $4,000.53-$6,023.34/mo.  11/3/2021
Park Maintenance Technician I(PDF, 34KB) Parks and Recreation  $20.87/hr.  11/32021
Patrol Officer(PDF, 808KB) Police Department $4,046.32-$5,162.42/mo.
Part Time 911 Call Operator (B)(PDF, 84KB) Police Department/Communications $21.00/hr. Until filled
Professional Program Assistant(PDF, 83KB) Community Corrections/Pre-Trial Services  $18.32-$23.94/hr.  11/3/2021
Program Aide(PDF, 35KB) Police Department/Animal Services  $14.77/hr.  10/27/2021
 Program Coordinator(PDF, 85KB)   Health Department/STI/HIV/Family Planning   $4,000.53-$5,350.80/mo.  11/3/2021
Program Coordinator(PDF, 85KB) Health Department/Policy and Development  $4,000.53-$6,023.34/mo.  10/27/2021
 Program Coordinator(PDF, 86KB) Health Department/Community Health  $4,000.53-$5,350.80/mo.  10/27/2021
Program Specialist(PDF, 84KB) Area Agency on Aging  $15.55-$19.79/hr.  10/27/2021
Program Specialist (Juvenile Intake Assessment Worker PT)(PDF, 86KB) Sheriff's Office/Juvenile  $17.57/hr.  11/3/2021
Program Specialist (Juvenile Intake Assessment Worker FT)(PDF, 85KB) Sheriff's Office/Juvenile $17.57/hr.
Prosecutor(PDF, 35KB)   Legal Department  $4,241.47-$5,673.20/mo.  10/27/2021
Public Safety Dispatcher(PDF, 84KB) Police/Communications $21.00/hr. N/A
Recreation Specialist(PDF, 34KB) Parks and Recreation  $14.06-$17.90/hr.  11/3/2021
 School Crossing Guard(PDF, 67KB) Parking Control  $11.34/hr.  10/27/2021
Security Officer Armed(PDF, 86KB) (PDF, 86KB) Police Department/Security $20.24/hr. 10/27/2021
 Security Officer Unarmed(PDF, 85KB) Police Department/Security  $15.55-$19.79/hr.  10/27/2021
Senior Assistant District Attorney(PDF, 85KB) (PDF, 84KB) District Attorney's Office $5,196.54-$7,210.67/mo. 11/3/2021
Surveillance Officer(PDF, 85KB) Community Corrections/House Arrest $15.55-$19.79/hr.  10/27/2021
Surveillance Officer(PDF, 84KB) (PDF, 85KB) Community Corrections/House Arrest $15.55-$19.79/hr. 10/27/2021
Transit Operator(PDF, 84KB) Transportation  $18.61/hr.  10/20/2021