Welcome, and thank you for your interest in working for Harvey County.

We enjoy a safe, enthusiastic work environment with well qualified employees that establish us as an emerging leader in the state. We want you to be here, too. To submit an application for one of our open positions, please visit our job profiles on the KSGovJobs page by clicking on the position titles listed below. For an overview of our benefits package, click here.

For more information, please call us at (316) 284-6806, or visit the Harvey County Courthouse, 800 N. Main St. in Newton, Kansas.

Customer Service Representative I/Discovery Clerk
Attorney's Office
Full-time position. Under general supervision, maintains case files and response to defense discovery requests. Maintains discovery database, obtains discovery from law enforcement agencies and delivers discovery to defense. Performs general receptionist duties.


Legal Secretary
Attorney's Office
Full-time position. Provides varied and responsible legal secretarial office assistance for one or more attorneys. Regular contact with court staff and other agencies in situations where tact and discretion are important. Ability to be assertive while maintaining professionalism, maintain confidentiality and interact with a wide variety of people in a professional manner. Daily attendance is imperative for work caseload. Computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, are a must.


Field Appraiser/Personal Property
Appraiser's Office
Full-time position. Under general supervision of the county appraiser, this non-exempt position is responsible for the administrative, clerical and field support of the appraisal department functions for Harvey County. Work involves gathering data for the purpose of property valuation, conducts field appraisal of properties, assists with research in valuation and appeal of property values, responds to public inquiries and conducts the valuation of personal property, aircraft assessments and exemptions and recording building permits. 


Detention Deputy I
Detention Center
Full-time position. Performs duties related to the detention and incarceration of alleged criminal violators and convicted criminals. The main responsibilities of this position include processing individuals in and out of the Detention Center, maintaining order and security, and maintaining the proper care and well-being of those incarcerated.