Job Information Line: (913) 573-5688 : 24-Hours

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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

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


Applications: Applications will no longer be accepted in person. 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.

Inquiries: The front window of Human Resources will be closed. All inquiries or requests to the Human Resources Department can be sent via email to or by phone to the department mainline (913) 573-5660.

There will be no person to person contact with the Human Resources Department staff until further notice. If you need to reach a member of the Human Resources staff, please contact the mainline (913) 573-5660 or email the staff member.



Updated Coronavirus (COVID19) Information

How to apply:
 Email: Attach completed Unified Government Application 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 Specialist UG Clerk's Office $15.55-$19.79/hr.
Aquatic Assistant Manager Parks and Recreation $14.00/hr.
Aquatic Manager Parks and Recreation $15.00/hr.
Correctional Specialist Sheriff's Office $3.047.20/mo.
Court Security Officer (Armed) Sheriff's Office $18.32-$23.94/hr.
Deputy Sheriff's Office $3,519.16/mo.
Fire Communications Dispatcher Fire $18.49/hr.
Firefighter Pending Paramedic & Firefighter Paramedic Fire Department Pending Paramedic $3,124.07/mo. Firefighter/Paramedic $3,592.09/mo.
General Maintenance Worker Public Works/Water Pollution Control $18.73/hr.
Intensive Supervision Officer Community Corrections/Adult $18.32/hr.
Juvenile Care Worker Sheriff/Juvenile $18.47/hr.
Lifeguard Parks and Recreation $12.00/hr.
Nurse Practitioner Health/PHS $6,047.60-$6,545.07/mo.
Patrol Officer Police Department $3,759.60-$4,821.16/mo.
Program Aide Parks and Recreation $11.52-$14.18/hr.
Program Specialist Health Department $15.55-$19.79/hr.
Public Health Nurse Health Department $4,000.53-$4,331.60/mo.
Public Safety Dispatcher Police/Communications $18.86/hr
Recreation Instructor Parks and Recreation $10.09/hr.
Recreation Leader Parks and Recreation $7.47/hr.
Seasonal/Temporary Laborer Parks/Recreation $12.00/hr.
Security Officer (Unarmed) Police Department $15.55-$19.79/hr.
Summer Laborer Parks/Recreation $10.00/hr.
Summer Outreach Cadet Police Department $9.50/hr.