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The City of Kansas City, Missouri offers a variety of rewarding careers with a great benefit package for full-time, regular status employees. Benefits include but are not limited to medical, dental, vision, holiday pay, paid vacation/sick leave, retirement plan, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, long-term and short-term disability, long-term care and deferred compensation plans. The City of Kansas City, Mo., is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. EOE.
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The City currently has a hiring freeze in place due to budget concerns caused by the coronavirus’ economic impact. However, we are still hiring for a variety of jobs in various departments to ensure the continuity of basic services are maintained. 

 

**To access the City of KCMO's on-line job application you will need to click the Apply Now link above and select "view all jobs" for more details**

If you are a current City of KCMO employee, go to PeopleSoft Self-Service to apply for the following positions, as well as all other positions.

Vacancies open to general public & current city employees
Position Title

Application Deadline

5pm (CST) in person;

midnight if

applying online

                City Manager of Kansas City, MO   
new (medium size)Administrative Assistant 6/8/2020 
new (medium size)Epidemiologist Specialist 6/8/2020 
new (medium size)IT Senior Specialist   6/8/2020
                Asset Payables Accountant (Accountant II)   6/9/2020 
                Construction Code Inspector  Open until filled
                Construction Project Inspector  Open until filled 
                Engineering Technician Lead   Open until filled 
                Equipment Operator  Open until filled 
                Maintenance Worker  Open until filled
                Public Health Nurse  Open until filled 
                Public Health Specialist  Open until filled
                Public Health Specialist Trainee   Open until filled 
                Senior Planning Technician  Open until filled
                Tree Trimmer Open until filled 
LTC/M= Limited Term Contract/Merit.
Aviation vacancies
Position Title

Application Deadline

5pm (CST) in person;

midnight if

applying online

               Airport Police Officer Open until filled
               Airport Security Dispatcher  Open until filled
               Building Maintenance Worker Open until filled 
               Bus Operator  Open until filled
               Maintenance Mechanic  Open until filled 
Please direct all questions regarding these positions to the Aviation Department at 816-243-3010.
Water Services vacancies
Position Title

Application Deadline

5pm (CST) in person;

midnight if

applying online

               Dispatcher  6/3/2020
               Environmental Inspector  6/15/2020 
new (medium size)Equipment Operator 6/15/2020 
new (medium size) Chief Plant Operator  6/16/2020 
               Backhoe Operator (Senior Equipment Operator) Open until filled 
               Electronics Technician  Open until filled 
new (medium size)Engineering Utility Manager (Utility Officer) Open until filled 
               Equipment Operator  Open until filled 
new (medium size) Facilities Division Manager (Utility Officer) Open until filled 
               Graduate Engineer  Open until filled
               Maintenance Electrician  Open until filled 
               Maintenance Mechanic  Open until filled
               Maintenance Worker  Open until filled 
               Senior Chemist  Open until filled
               Senior Equipment Operator  Open until filled
               Smart Sewer Division Head (Utility Officer)  Open until filled
new (medium size)Utility Repairer  Open until filled

The positions listed in the Water Services Section are for POSITIONS in the Water Services Department ONLY. Please direct all questions regarding these positions to the Water Services Department at 816-513-0253 ,816-513-0187 or 816-513-0198. If you see the SAME POSITION posted for a different department, in order to be considered, you must submit a separate application.

Recruitment Information

The evaluation of applications is based only on the information submitted by the application deadline. To have your application properly considered, you should include all relevant dates, i.e., attendance at educational institutions, date degree(s) conferred, etc. Further, you should provide detailed descriptions of relevant work experience/dates, including months/years of employment. Failure to submit a completed application may eliminate you from the selection process. Resumes may be filed to determine eligibility, but an official City application must be completed prior to appointment. For positions requiring college education as part of the minimum requirement and/or an equivalency, the minimum education requirement is high school graduation. The requirement of “high school graduation” also includes receipt of a state-issued GED certificate. For positions that require allow for equivalency, qualifying professional, responsible experience must be obtained AFTER receipt of the accredited degree. Unless otherwise stated, the requirement of “an accredited” degree includes only those degrees obtained from colleges or universities listed with the U. S. Department of Education and recognized by the U. S. Secretary of Education. All positions require successful completion of a pre-employment criminal history/background check and is subject to employer approval. Non-residents, if appointed, must establish residency within the city limits of Kansas City, Mo., within nine months. The City of Kansas City, Mo., is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. EOE POLICY OF NONDISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF DISABILITY: The City of Kansas City, Mo., does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. Any applicant requiring an accommodation should contact the Talent Acquisition Division at 816-513-1903.