Dodge City Has Jobs!

The City of Dodge City is accepting applications for a full-time Head Zoo Keeper in the Zoo Division. Salary range for this position is $13.89 – $21.50 per hour, DOQ, with full City benefit package, including health insurance, KPERS, paid vacation and sick leave. This position works daily Monday thru Friday and some additional hours on weekends.

Position oversees and assists employees with routine and semiskilled work in feeding, watering, monitoring the health and general humane care of animals at the Zoo; performs and oversees work in the general maintenance and cleaning of the Zoo facilities and park grounds; and plans, schedules and supervises Zoo employees.

Associates Degree in Zoology, biology, animal science, or closely related field is preferred. A minimum of two (2) years supervisory and customer service experience is required. Must be able to lift and manipulate heavy weights (50 lbs. & up) frequently.

 

Please apply online at www.dodgecity.org/jobs.asp using www.hrepartners.com. A resume may be inserted into the online application. Should accommodations be needed to receive or complete the online application, please contact Human Resources, City of Dodge City, PO Box 880, Dodge City, Kansas 67801, or call (620) 225-8100 or email hr@dodgecity.org. Application review will begin immediately, and applications will be accepted until filled. Substance Abuse screening and post offer physicals performed. Valid driver’s license with good driving record required. Must confirm USCIS employment eligibility (I-9) upon hire. EOE

Are you looking for an exciting, rewarding and challenging career? Do you want to serve your community? Law enforcement experience is not a requirement for a new recruit! The Dodge City Police Department is looking for committed talent to join our team. Applications are currently being accepted for Police Officer with the City of Dodge City Police Department. A $1,000 hiring bonus will be paid to new recruits, with $500 of the bonus paid upon completion of hire, and the remaining $500 of the hiring bonus paid after successful completion of Police Academy and Field Training.

 Under general supervision, police officers patrol an assigned beat and investigate incidents in the enforcement of law and order in the protection of life and property. Applications will be used to fill current vacancies and to form an eligibility list for future reference.

Recruit officer’s starting wage: $16.46 per hour and $17.12 after one year of employment. Yearly pay increases with 12 year step plan. Lateral entry available based on experience. No experience is necessary. We will train qualified recruits!  

Qualifications and requirements: High School diploma or GED, U.S. Citizenship, 21 years of age, no felony convictions or domestic violence history or convictions, valid driver’s license and good driving record. (See Grounds for Disqualification and job description on the City web site www.dodgecity.org/jobs.asp)

Benefits: Kansas Police & Fire Retirement System, Employer provided family/single medical and dental insurance, paid holidays, paid vacation, life insurance, pay incentive for bilingual skills following post-hire testing, education incentive pay, and an excellent training program.

Please apply online at www.dodgecity.org/jobs.asp using the link to www.hrepartners.com. A resume may be inserted into this online application. Should accommodations be needed to receive or complete the online application, and for additional job information, please contact Human Resources, City of Dodge City, PO Box 880, Dodge City, Kansas 67801, or call (620) 225-8100 or email hr@dodgecity.org. Substance abuse screening and post offer physicals required. Must confirm USCIS (I-9) employment eligibility upon hire. The City of Dodge City is a drug free work place. EOE.

All trails still lead to Dodge City for employment opportunities, entertainment, quality of life and cultural diversity.  We are seeking committed and collaborative talent to join our team.  The City of Dodge City is accepting applications for part-time bus drivers for immediate hire to fulfill needs in our expanding public transportation service. Applicants must have excellent customer service skills, possess a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record and a Commercial Drivers’ License (CDL) with Passenger Endorsement before date of hire. Drivers must be able to pass a background check, and be available to work flexible weekday hours. Hours of operation for the transportation system are weekdays 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Random drug testing performed throughout employment. Bilingual skills strongly preferred but not required. Starting pay is $11 per hour. Part-time City benefit package may apply to this position after at least 6 months of employment.

Please apply online at www.dodgecity.org/jobs.asp using the link to www.hrepartners.com . Should accommodations be needed to receive or complete the online application, please contact Human Resources, City of Dodge City, PO Box 880, Dodge City, Kansas 67801, or call (620) 225-8100 or email hr@dodgecity.org . Application review will begin immediately, and applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Substance Abuse screening and post offer physicals performed. Must confirm USCIS employment eligibility (I-9) upon hire. EOE

The City of Dodge City is seeking a committed, experienced person to join our team in the Construction Department.

This full-time maintenance worker position performs manual labor which will involve assisting in the Construction Division with building maintenance, construction and park projects, and other duties as assigned in the Park Dept., along with snow/ice removal in winter months.  This position requires the ability and knowledge to construct walls, install doors and windows, finish sheetrock, read blueprints, and perform all types of construction/maintenance work.

Physical work including lifting and manipulating up to 50 lbs is required, and performing these duties in all types of weather. A valid Kansas driver’s license with good driving record is required and minimum of one year of general mechanical, building maintenance (construction or handyman experience). Salary range is $11.44 – $17.69 per hour and starting rate of pay is $11.44 per hour, DOQ, with full-time benefit package.

Please apply online at www.dodgecity.org/jobs.asp using www.hrepartners.com. A resume may be inserted into the online application. Should accommodations be needed to receive or complete the online application, please contact Human Resources, City of Dodge City, PO Box 880, Dodge City, Kansas 67801, or call (620) 225-8100 or email hr@dodgecity.org. Application review will begin immediately, and applications will be accepted until filled.

The City of Dodge City is accepting applications for a Full-Time Maintenance Workers in the Public Works Dept.

Maintenance Worker I – Sanitation(new opening) – Position performs manual labor with loading all types of refuse collection, including chasing trash trucks. Work also includes maintaining trash trucks, trash karts and dumpsters, record keeping, working at recycle center, and other duties as assigned in the Public Works Department.

Maintenance Worker I, Street Department (2 new openings)Position performs manual labor in the repair, maintenance and minor construction of City streets and storm drainage systems; removal of snow/ice; and other duties as assigned in the Public Works Department.

Salary range for these positions is $11.44 – $17.69 per hour, with full-time benefit package, DOQ.  Positions work a minimum of 40 hours per week and are classified non-exempt.

These jobs require physical work including lifting and manipulating up to 75 lbs, and performing these duties in all types of weather.  A valid Kansas driver’s license is required with good driving record, and must obtain a Class B CDL with air-brake endorsement within 6 months of hire for Utilities and Sanitation positions.

Please apply online at www.dodgecity.org/jobs.asp using www.hrepartners.com. A resume may be inserted into the online application. Should accommodations be needed to receive or complete the online application, please contact Human Resources, City of Dodge City, PO Box 880, Dodge City, Kansas 67801, or call (620) 225-8100 or email hr@dodgecity.org. Application review will begin immediately, and applications will be accepted until filled. Background check, substance abuse screening and post offer physicals performed. Must confirm USCIS employment eligibility (I-9) upon hire. EOE