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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.


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
Animal Services Officer Police/Animal Services $18.47/hr.
Appraiser Appraiser's Office/Residential $2,950.13-$3,756.13/mo.
Assistant District Attorney I, II, III District Attorney's Office $4,241.47-$6,532.94/mo.
Attorney I, II Legal Department $4,787.47-$6,890.00/mo.
Commercial Plans Examiner NRC/Building Inspection $21.67-$29.00/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 $3,661.34/mo.
Environmental Scientist Public Works/Water Pollution Control $4,000.53-$5,350.80/mo.
Environmental Health Specialist Health Department/Environmental Health $2,950.13-$3,756.13/mo.
Firefighter Trainee Fire Department $2,138.93/mo.
Fiscal Support Assistant Finance/Treasury 16.33/hr.
Fiscal Support Assistant Finance/Treasury $16.33/hr.
General Laborer Public Works/Street Department $18.43/hr.
Information Systems Analyst (Body Worn & In Car Camera) Police Department/Services/Technology $4,000.53-$5,350.80/mo.
Intensive Supervision Officer Community Corrections/Adult $18.32-$23.94/hr.
Intensive Supervision Officer Community Corrections/Juvenile $18.32/hr.
Intensive Supervision Officer (Family Engagement Officer) Community Corrections/Juvenile $18.32/hr.
Lead Engineer/Project Manager Urban Planning and Land Use $4,432.14-$7,824.27/mo.
Part Time 911 Call Operator Police/Communications $21.00/hr.
General Maintenance Worker Public Works/Water Pollution Control $19.28/hr.
Juvenile Care Worker Sheriff/Juvenile $18.47/hr.
Parts Clerk Public Works/Fleet Services $22.22/hr.
Patrol Officer Police Department $3,991.87-$5,165.42
Permit Technician NRC/Administrative $17.02-$21.67/hr.
Police Outreach Cadet Police Department $9.50/hr.
Probation Officer Municipal Court $18.47/hr.
Professional Programs Assistant Police/Victim Services $3,1745.47-$4,149.60/mo.
Professional Programs Assistant Police Department/Victim Services $3,175.47-$4,149.60/mo.
Program Aide Parks and Recreation $11.52-$14.18/hr.
Program Coordinator Human Services/CDDO $4,000.53-$5,350.80/mo.
Program Coordinator Police Department/Services/Technology $4,000.53-$5,350.80/mo.
Program Specialist Health Department $15.55-$19.79/hr.
Program Specialist Area Agency on Aging $15.55-$19.79/hr.
Program Specialist (Juvenile Intake Assessment Worker) Sheriff/Juvenile $17.57/hr.
Program Specialist (Juvenile Intake Assessment Worker) Sheriff's Office/Juvenile $17.57/hr.
Programs Assistant Sheriff's Office/Detention 15.86/hr.
Public Information Officer County Administrator's Office $4,241.47-$5,673.20/mo.
Public Safety Dispatcher Police/Communications $21.00/hr
Real Estate Appraiser Appraiser's Office/Residential $3,175.47-$4,149.60/mo.
Recreation Instructor Parks and Recreation $10.09/hr.
Recreation Leader Parks and Recreation $7.47/hr.
Recreation Specialist Parks and Recreation $14.06-$17.90/hr.
School Crossing Guard Parking Control $11.34/hr.
Seasonal/Temporary Laborer Parks and Recreation $12.00/hr.
Summer Laborer Parks and Recreation $10.00/hr.
Surveillance Officer Community Corrections/House Arrest $15.55-$19.79/hr.
Transit Operator Transportation $18.61/hr.