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Applications for open positions are accepted at the Kansas Works Office and online at this website. Please note that department heads are required to live within Montgomery County, Kansas within six months of employment. All other City employees are required to live within a 90-mile radius of Independence, Kansas within six months of employment.

Police Department

Dispatcher/Clerk I

Posted December 28, 2022 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

The City of Independence will accept applications online at www.IndependenceKs.gov, or in person at KansasWorks, 317 N. Penn, Independence, KS 67301, for the position of... Full Description

Patrol Officer I

Posted December 28, 2022 | Open Until Filled

The City of Independence will accept applications online at www.IndependenceKs.gov, or in person at KansasWorks, 317 N. Penn, Independence, KS 67301, for the position of... Full Description

Public Works

PSW II - Medium Machinery Street Department or Water/Sewer Department

Posted December 28, 2022 | Open Until Filled

The City of Independence will accept applications at Kansas Works, 317 N. Penn Avenue, Independence, KS 67301, for a PSW II/Medium Equipment Operator for work at the Street... Full Description

Wastewater Treatment Plant

Wastewater Plant Operator I

Posted December 28, 2022 | Open Until Filled

Basic Function Under direction, on an assigned shift maintains and operates sewage treatment plant and related functions, and performs a variety of skilled tasks in the care... Full Description

Wastewater Plant Operator II

Posted December 28, 2022 | Open Until Filled

WASTEWATER PLANT OPERATOR II The City of Independence will accept applications at Kansas Works, 317 N. Penn Avenue, Independence, KS 67301, for a Wastewater Plant... Full Description

Wastewater Plant Operator Trainee

Posted December 28, 2022 | Open Until Filled

Basic Function Under direction, on an assigned shift, maintains and operates sewage treatment plant, and related functions, and performs a variety of skilled tasks in the... Full Description