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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.

Fire/EMS

Firefighter I/EMT

Posted February 26, 2021 | Open Until Filled

Basic Function Under supervision, responds to fire alarms and emergency medical calls to protect life and property. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Tests and... Full Description

Mobile Intensive Care Technician/FFI (PARAMEDIC)

Posted February 26, 2021 | Open Until Filled

Basic Function Under supervision, responds to fire alarms and emergency medical calls to protect life and property. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Tests and... Full Description

Park, Zoo & Cemetery

Ride Operators/Ticket Sellers/Concessions

Posted February 24, 2021 | Open Until Filled

RIDE OPERATORS, CONCESSION WORKERS, AND TICKET SELLERS The City of Independence will accept applications at KansasWorks, 317 N. Penn, Independence, KS 67301, for ride... Full Description

Zookeeper I

Posted April 26, 2021 | Open Until Filled

Basic Function Under supervision, cares for zoo animals and facilities. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Feeds, cleans , waters, bathes and grooms... Full Description

Police Department

Administrative Aide

Posted April 28, 2021 | Open Until Filled

Basic Function -- Under direction, assists the Police Chief, Police Captain and employees with administrative tasks. Essential Duties and Responsibilities ... Full Description

Dispatcher/Clerk I

Posted February 26, 2021 | Open Until Filled

Basic Function — Under direction, receives regular and 911 telephone calls and dispatches appropriate personnel to handle emergencies. Essential Duties and... Full Description

Patrol Officer I

Posted February 26, 2021 | 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