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Location: Director: Hours: Contact:
City Hall 701 N 7th St, Suite 646 Kansas City, KS 66101
J. Renee Ramirez Monday - Friday
8:00AM - 5:00PM
P: (913) 573-5660 F: (913) 573-5006 E: Email

The Unified Government of Wyandotte County is putting in place a hiring slow down due to the Covid-19 economic impact. The Unified Government will continue to strive to provide services to the community which will still require hiring for various positions in select departments to ensure the needs of Wyandotte County are met. We appreciate your support as we work through the challenging times ahead.


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.

To apply for Chief of Police in the Police Department please click one of the links below:


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:
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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 Coordinator Appraiser's Office/Residential $3,756.13-$5,026.67/mo.
Administrative Support Specialist Police/Victim Services $15.55-$19.79/hr.
Animal Services Officer Police/Animal Services $18.47/hr.
Chief Legal Counsel Legal $78,291.20-$176,404.80/yr. DOQ
Chief of Police Police Department DOQ
Clerk Sheriff's Office/Administration-Records $15.54/hr.
Correctional Specialist Sheriff's Office $3.047.20/mo.
Court Security Officer (Armed) Sheriff's Office $18.32-$23.94/hr.
COVID Health Equity Project Coordinator Health Department $6,666.66/mo.
Deputy Sheriff's Office $3,589.55/mo.
Fire Communications Dispatcher Fire Department/Communications $18.49/hr.
General Laborer Public Works/Streets $18.43/hr.
General Laborer Public Works/Solid Waste $18.43/hr.
General Maintenance Worker Public Works/Water Pollution Control $18.73/hr.
Information Systems Coordinator Police/Services/Records and Technology $4,432.14-$6,047.60/mo.
Juvenile Care Worker Sheriff/Juvenile $18.47/hr.
Lead Engineer (City Traffic Engineer) Public Works/Engineering $4,432.14-$7,824.27/mo.
Professional Programs Assistant Police/Victim Services $3,175.47-$4,149.60/mo.
Program Aide Police/Animal Services $14.77/hr.
Program Specialist Health Department $15.55-$19.79/hr.
Program Specialist (Juvenile Intake Assessment Worker) Sheriff's Office/Juvenile $17.57/hr.
Public Safety Dispatcher Police/Communications $20.59/hr
School Crossing Guard Parking Control $11.34/hr.
Transit Operator Transportation $18.61/hr.