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

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 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.



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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
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.
Juvenile Care Worker Sheriff/Juvenile $18.47/hr.
Manager Health Department/Planning and Operations $4,967.44-$6,144.67/mo.
Nurse Practitioner Health/PHS $6,047.60-$6,545.07/mo.
Part Time 911 Call Operator Police/Communications $20.59/hr.
Program Coordinator (CHIP) Health Department/Community Health $4,000.53-$5,040.54/mo.
Program Specialist Health Department $15.55-$19.79/hr.
Program Specialist (full time) Sheriff/Juvenile $17.57/hr.
Public Health Nurse Health Department $4,000.53-$4,331.60/mo.
Public Safety Dispatcher Police/Communications $20.59/hr