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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
 Animal Services Officer(PDF, 85KB)   Police Department/Animal Services  $20.01/hr.  2/2/2022
Appraiser(PDF, 86KB) Appraiser's Office/Residential $3,068.14-$3,906.38/mo. 2/2/2022
Aquatic Manager(PDF, 89KB) Parks and Recreation/Parkwood Pool  $18.00/hr.  7/27/2022
 Aquatic Assistant Manager(PDF, 87KB) Parks and Recreation/Parkwood Pool  $17.00/hr.  7/27/2022
 Assistant District Attorney I, II, III(PDF, 85KB)   District Attorney's Office  $4,411.13-$6,794.25/mo.  2/2/2022
Assistant District Attorney I, II, III (CINC)(PDF, 83KB) District Attorney's Office  $4,411.13-$6,794.25/mo.  2/2/2022
Assistant District Attorney I, II, III (Special Assignment)(PDF, 81KB)  District Attorney's Office  $5,166.44-$7,165.60/mo.  2/2/2022
Building Inspector I(PDF, 83KB)   NRC/Building Inspection $23.19/hr.  2/2/2022
Building Inspector II(PDF, 86KB) NRC/Building Inspection  $25.62/hr.  2/2/2022
Caretaker(PDF, 81KB)   Parks and Recreation  $14.14/hr.  2/2/2022
Commercial Plans Examiner(PDF, 86KB)   NRC/Building Inspection  $22.54-$38.25/hr.  2/2/2022
 Correctional Specialist(PDF, 472KB)   Sheriff's Office   $3,047.20/mo.  Until filled 
Court Security Officer (Armed)(PDF, 85KB) Sheriff's Office $18.32-$23.94/hr.
Deputy(PDF, 742KB) Sheriff's Office $3,661.34/mo.
Engineer/Project Manager I(PDF, 83KB) Planning and Urban Design  $3,906.38-$5,227.74/mo.  2/16/2022
Enforcement Specialist(PDF, 83KB) Planning and Urban Design  $16.17-$20.58/hr.  2/16/2022
 Fire Communications Dispatcher(PDF, 35KB) Fire Department/Communications  $18.49/hr.  Until Filled 
Fiscal Support Assistant(PDF, 36KB) Finance/Treasury  $18.47/hr.  2/2/2022
 General Laborer(PDF, 35KB)             Public Works/Street Division  $18.43/hr.  2/16/2022
General Maintenance Worker(PDF, 83KB) (PDF, 84KB) Public Works/Water Pollution Control $19.28/hr.
Horticulturalist(PDF, 34KB) (PDF, 34KB) Parks and Recreation $19.48/hr. 2/2/2022
Information Systems Analyst(PDF, 150KB) District Attorney's Office  $4,160.56-$7,055.65/mo.  2/2/2022
Information Systems Coordinator(PDF, 88KB) Public Works/Asset Management  $4,609.42-$6,289.51/mo.  2/2/2022
Information Systems Coordinator(PDF, 87KB) Technology/Administration  $4,609.42-$6,289.51/mo.  2/2/2022
Intensive Supervision Officer(PDF, 88KB) (PDF, 87KB) Community Corrections/Adult  $19.05-$24.90/hr. 2/16/2022
Intensive Supervision Officer(PDF, 86KB) (PDF, 85KB) Community Corrections/Adult Drug Court  $19.05-$24.90/hr. 2/2/2022
Intensive Supervision Supervisor(PDF, 88KB) Community Corrections/Adult Services  $4,160.56-$5,564.83/mo.  2/2/2022
Juvenile Care Worker(PDF, 87KB) Sheriff/Juvenile $20.01/hr.
Licensed Practical Nurse(PDF, 35KB) Health Department/PHS/Clinical  $17.70-$22.54/hr.  2/2/2022
Lifeguard(PDF, 81KB) Parks and Recreation/Parkwood Pool  $15.00/hr.  7/27/2022
Parking Control Officer I(PDF, 80KB) Parking Control  $16.40/hr.  2/2/2022
Patrol Officer(PDF, 709KB) Police Department $4,149.60-$5,320.38/mo.
Part Time 911 Call Operator (B)(PDF, 84KB) Police Department/Communications $21.00/hr. Until filled
(PDF, 35KB)Program Aide(PDF, 35KB) Police Department/Animal Services  $15.21/hr.  2/2/2022
Program Coordinator (Cognitive Education Coordinator)(PDF, 84KB) Community Corrections/Programs $4,160.56-$5,564.83/mo.  2/2/2022
Program Specialist (Juvenile Intake Assessment Worker PT)(PDF, 86KB) Sheriff's Office/Juvenile  $19.78/hr.  2/2/2022
Program Specialist (Juvenile Intake Assessment Worker FT)(PDF, 86KB) Sheriff's Office/Juvenile $19.78/hr.
Program Supervisor(PDF, 84KB) Public Works/Fleet  $4,609.42-$6,289.51/mo.  2/2/2022
Public Safety Dispatcher(PDF, 84KB) (PDF, 84KB) Police/Communications $21.42/hr. N/A
Recreation Specialist(PDF, 34KB) Parks and Recreation  $14.62-$18.62/hr.  2/2/2022
School Crossing Guard(PDF, 69KB)                                           Parking Control $11.34/hr.  2/2/2022
Security Officer Unarmed(PDF, 85KB)   Police Department/Security  $16.17-$20.58/hr.  2/2/2022
Senior Assistant District Attorney(PDF, 85KB) (PDF, 84KB) District Attorney's Office $5,404.40-$7,499.10/mo. 2/2/2022
Surveillance Officer(PDF, 85KB) Community Corrections/House Arrest $16.17-$20.58/hr.  2/2/2022
Surveillance Officer(PDF, 85KB) (PDF, 85KB) Community Corrections/House Arrest $16.17-$20.58/hr. 2/2/2022
Transit Operator(PDF, 84KB) Transportation  $18.61/hr.  Until filled