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Landfill/Recycling/Household Hazardous Waste/Noxious Weed Director - Jackson County

Full-time position. Must have knowledge of computers, department related programs and the ability to learn new software. Must fully comprehend and pass state sponsored tests in order to obtain licensing and facility permits. Responsible for implementing all County, State and Federal laws, rules and regulations pertaining to departmental operations. Must be able to conduct physical field inspections to look for noxious weeds to ensure compliance with County, State and Federal laws, rules and regulations. Must be able to prepare and manage department budgets. Must be able to develop and maintain department plans, policies, laws and regulations such as Operational Plans. Applicant must have high school diploma or GED and a valid Kansas driver's license. DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS 4:30 PM ON DECEMBER 28, 2018. Applications and complete job descriptions may be picked up at the Jackson County Clerk's Office, Room 201, Jackson County Courthouse, or by visiting DRUG AND ALCOHOL TESTING REQUIRED. EOE.

Franklin County Development Council Executive Director – Ottawa, Kansas

The Franklin County Development Council is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Executive Director. The Franklin County Development Council is a public-private, partially membership based non-profit organization serving as the primary economic development organization for Franklin County, Kansas. 

Franklin County is a growing semi-rural county of approximately 26,000 people located on the Southwestern edge of the Kansas City metro region. The region is the home to a variety of economic development drivers including direct access to Interstate 35 and the NAFTA trade corridor, an established large industrial and commercial base including large-scale warehouse and distribution and manufacturing businesses, close proximity to BNSF’s newest rail-to-truck intermodal facility in Edgerton, Kansas, and access (within an hour) to the Kansas City International Airport and other Kansas City transportation corridors. Franklin County is also home to Proximity Park, a 320 acre business and industrial park located immediately adjacent to Interstate 35 on the south side of Ottawa, Kansas. Park is a publicly owned property supported by a half-cent sales tax passed in 2015 to support utility build-out for the site. 

An ideal candidate for this position would have at least 5 years economic development experience and management experience with the organizations they have served. Candidate should also have a bachelor’s degree, preferably in a business related field, from an accredited university. Candidates with formal economic development training (OU EDI/IEDC) are preferred. 

Candidate should also possess the following skillsets:

Ability to manage complex public and private relationships including relationships with valued local, state and regional economic development organizations
Proven experience managing large scale economic development projects including all facets of business location and business expansion projects
Experience providing business retention and expansion services at the local level
Experience providing staff management for economic development boards
Budgeting and non-profit management expertise
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Experience providing economic development leadership to elected bodies and public officials
Willingness to serve as a team member in community based economic development projects

An ideal candidate would also have experience in public industrial land development and public-private land development projects. To apply for this position, send cover letter with salary history, resume, and three professional references to Economic Development Director Recruitment, Attn: Michelle Stegman or mail to  Attn: Michelle Stegman, City of Ottawa, 101 South Hickory, Ottawa, Kansas 66067. For additional information on Franklin County and the Franklin County Development Council please visit the Franklin County Development Council website at  EOE

Road and Bridge Supervisor – Harper County

The Harper County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for a full time Road and Bridge Supervisor. This position is responsible for the development and implementation of project work involved with road and bridge and other large projects in Harper County.  Responsibilities involve coordinating activities with different state agencies, design work on County roads and bridges, and overall administration of the department, which includes providing a safe and productive work environment while supervising and coordinating personnel. Successful candidates will display integrity and a strong work ethic. Close attention to detail is required, and the employee must be internally motivated. Candidates must have verifiable work experience and/or training in a related field, with at least two years in a management/supervisory position, and possess working knowledge of roads, bridge construction, maintenance, finance and budgeting. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid commercial driver’s license. A bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction engineering, environmental science, or related field is preferred. Apply at Harper County is an equal opportunity employer.

Prosecutor - Unified Government of Wyandotte County/KCK

The Unified Government of Wyandotte County/KCK is seeking a Prosecutor within the Legal Department. Incumbent will be responsible for prosecuting Municipal violations of ordinances and codes; corresponding and meeting with victims, witnesses, defense attorneys, and defendants; handling arraignments, trials sentencing and appeals; providing legal advice to code enforcement, building inspections, and rental licensing and other departments and agencies. Juris Doctorate and license to practice law in the State of Kansas is required. For a complete job description, minimum qualifications and application instructions please visit or contact Human Resources at 913-573-5660. Salary: $4,241.47-$5,673.20/mo. Deadline: December 19, 2018.

Nursing Home Administrator – Atchison County

Atchison County is currently accepting applications for the position of Nursing Home Administrator of Atchison Senior Village. Atchison Senior Village is owned and operated by the citizens of Atchison County through the Atchison County Commission. It is one of the few remaining County operated nursing facilities in Kansas. To apply for this position, please submit resume and application online through the County website at Applications will be accepted until Wednesday, December 12th at 5:00 p.m.