Employment Opportunities

Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws:       FMLA             EEO               EPPA

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FULLTIME APPLICATION (
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SUMMER POSITIONS APPLICATION (click here)

The City of Concordia is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

CHIEF OF POLICE 

 The City of Concordia, Kansas, population 5200, is seeking to fill the position of Chief of Police. Concordia, county seat of Cloud County, is in North Central Kansas on US Highway 81, half way between I-70 and I-80, 150 miles north of Wichita.  The City also has a hospital and a community college.  The police department has a total compliment of 11 commissioned officers, including a school resource officer, 5 communications specialists, and one animal control officer.   

 The Police Chief will be a part of the City’s management team reporting to the City Manager in a commission-manager form of government.  The Chief is responsible for a department encompassing all aspects of municipal law enforcement, including patrol, investigations, administrative services, D.A.R.E. program, and management responsibilities to include staffing, training, budgeting and purchasing for the police department, and dispatch communications for Cloud County.  The ideal candidate will be a modern and progressive leader who employs a collaborative management style and is visible and actively engaged in the community and the department.  Applicant must possess strong skills in communication, organization, problem solving and management. 

 The applicant must have any combination of experience and training equivalent to an Associates degree.  A minimum of 15 years law enforcement experience including at least 5 years command or administrative experience is required.  The position requires a Kansas driver’s license and Kansas law enforcement certification.    

 Salary range is $52,600 to $64,899. 

 Successful candidate will become a member of the Kansas Police and Fire (KP&F) retirement program. 

 City of Concordia will accept applications until the position is filledPlease call the City Clerk for application or questions, (785) 243-2670.

Submit letter of interest and with completed city application form and supporting documentation to City of Concordia City Clerk’s Office, PO Box 603, 701 Washington, Concordia, Kansas  66901.  Reasonable accommodations are available for persons needing assistance.  Requests for accommodations should be made at the time of application. 

 An Equal Opportunity Employer

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MUNICIPAL SERVICE WORKER
Public Works Division-Streets
 

The City of Concordia Department of Public Works is seeking to fill the position of Municipal Service Worker - streets. Click here for job description. City of Concordia will accept applications until filled. 

 Apply at the City Clerk’s Office, 701 Washington. Accommodations are available for persons needing assistance upon request. 

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MUNICIPAL SERVICE WORKER
Public Works Division-Parks
  

 The City of Concordia Department of Public Works is seeking to fill the position of Municipal Service Worker - parks. Click here for job description.  City of Concordia will accept applications until filled. 

  Apply at the City Clerk’s Office, 701 Washington. Accommodations are available for persons needing assistance upon request.

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Reserve Firefighter or EMT

Firefighter: Under supervision, the Reserve Firefighter performs specialized work in the prevention and suppression of fires, as well as operating and maintaining fire department equipment and apparatus. Essential Functions: Respond to fire alarms; Make forcible entry into buildings when necessary; Combat fires;  Operate a variety of hand tools and equipment including power saws, hydraulic equipment, generators, fans, ladders etc.; Maintain and clean fire station, vehicles and equipment; Drives and operates fire department vehicles and equipment; Assist in inspections, prevention, and public education activities; Attend drills and classes for firefighters; Promote a professional image to co-workers and the public; Required to work twelve voluntary hours a month with on shift crew. Full Description

EMT: Under supervision, the Reserve EMT performs specialized work in providing life saving services (EMS). EMT duties include responding with the ambulance to emergency calls. Duties follow prescribed policies and procedures, but independent judgment maybe required in certain circumstances. Essential Functions: Respond to ambulance calls; Make forcible entry into buildings when necessary; Assist in rescue operations involving vehicle accidents and implement correct medical procedures to the sick and injured; Drive and operate vehicles and a variety of equipment; Perform maintenance work in the upkeep of station equipment and facilities; Assist in public education activities; Complete appropriate records and reports; Attend drills and classes for emergency medical services; Promote a professional image to co-workers and the public. Full Description