KAC and Kansas County Job Opening Ad Listings

Kansas Association of Counties Job Opening

Local Road and Engineer Contractor – KAC Office

The Kansas Association of Counties (KAC) is seeking a Local Road and Engineer. The position will be an independent contractor to KAC rather than an employee. The KAC is a quasi-public agency which seeks to advance the public interest by promoting effective, responsive county government in Kansas. Founded in 1975 as an instrumentality of its member counties, the Association serves county governments through legislative representation, technical assistance, leadership and professional education. 

Position Summary:

The Local Road and Engineer serves as a county representative to coordinate county road issues at the state level, enhance communications between counties and public agencies, and serves as a resource person on road items. This position works predominantly on road and bridge issues. This incumbent is a resource for many County issues for transportation and outside of transportation as well. These include, but are not limited to issues such as solid waste, organizational structure, position descriptions, and public relations. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Office space will be provided at the KAC office in Topeka. It is anticipated that much of the duties will be performed from home or in the field. Usually expect one day in the office and as required for additional meetings. Driver’s License required due to traveling.

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Kansas County Job Openings

Economic Development Director – Coffey County

Coffey County, Kansas is seeking a proven economic development director. We are home to Wolf Creek Nuclear Generating Station, the only nuclear power plant in Kansas. The director will be responsible for retention and expansion of our existing businesses, attracting new businesses that complement existing businesses, along with furthering development of infrastructure, tourism and leadership. The director reports to the Board of County Commissioners. A bachelor’s degree in economic development, public or business administration, marketing, or finance is preferred. Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) is desired. For more information, contact Ronda Truelove at 620-364-8780. Job description and applications are available at: www.coffeycountyks.org/county-services/employment-opportunities. Send applications and resumes to rtruelove@ coffeycountyks.org. Applications accepted until position is filled. Coffey County is an EOE.

County Nurse/Health Department Officer – Hamilton County

Hamilton County Health Department is now taking applications for a full-time RN/County Health Department Officer.  Competitive salary with excellent benefits.  Applications and a job description are available at the Hamilton County Health Department at 304 E Avenue A or Hamilton County Clerk’s Office, 219 N. Main St, Syracuse, Kansas.  Completed applications may be mailed to Hamilton County Health Department, PO Box 203, Syracuse, KS 67878.  Call 620-384-7875 for more information.  Any or all applications may be rejected.  Hamilton County is an equal opportunity employer.  Applications will be accepted through August 7, 2020.