Courthouse closed Monday, Feb. 18 for Presidents Day
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 HRePartners page by clicking on the position titles listed below.

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

Dispatcher I 
Emergency Communications
Full-time position. Applicant must have good computer skills, type a minimum of 30 words per minute, be able to perform several tasks simultaneously and must be willing to work any shift including nights, weekends and holidays. Must have sufficient speech, vision, hearing and communication skills to perform the job required. Experience in public safety dispatching and certified EMD preferred. Applicants must pass security and background check and hold a valid non-restricted driver's license.  

Maintenance Worker III (2)
Solid Waste
Two full-time positions available. Responsible for manual and semi-skilled work operating equipment to separate and load recyclables or contaminants from the solid waste stream. Operate wheel loader, shovel loaders, dozer, backhoe and other equipment to separate the waste stream into construction, metal, debris, brush, leaves, grass, recyclables and contaminants. Diagnose mechanical problems with equipment and repair as necessary.

Custodian/Building Maintenance 
Part-time position, 20 hours per week, Monday through Friday, late afternoon/evening hours. Must be 18 years of age, high school diploma or GED, have current driver's license and pass a physical. Responsibilities include cleaning, repairs and maintenance of Courthouse, including snow removal when needed.

Legal Secretary 
Attorney's Office
Full-time position. Applicant must be assertive, maintain confidentiality, attention to detail and interact with the public in a professional manner. Daily attendance is critical for work caseload. Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment. Ability to meet critical deadlines. 

Detention Deputy I
Correctional Services
High school diploma or GED. No felony criminal record. Ability to deal firmly, but effectively, and supervise prisoners. Ability to work with staff and handle public with tact and courtesy. 

Community Health Nurse
Harvey County and Marion County based position. Travel required in both counties. Under the direct supervision of the assistant director, this non-exempt position is responsible for work involving direct nursing services for clients in open and satellite clinics. Duties include immunizations, STI, child health and adult health nurse programs. Special assignments may be given to community health nurse. Work includes planning for and carrying out public health nursing programs and coordinating these programs with related services. Work is performed with latitude for professional independence and in accordance with established agency policies and procedures. This position is cross-trained to work in all public health nursing services.