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
Communications Services
Applicant must have good typing and computer skills, be able to perform several tasks at once and must be willing to work any shift including nights, weekends and holidays. Experience in dispatching and certified EMD preferred. Final applicant must pass security and background check. 

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
Health
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. 

Truck Driver
Solid Waste
Full time position. Responsible for manual and semi-skilled work operating equipment to separate 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. Must be able to drive a semi-trailer for hauling. Diagnose mechanical problems with equipment and repair as necessary. Must be able to pass a physical examination and drug test. Requires a Class A CDL to drive a semi.