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.


Maintenance Worker III
Solid Waste
Full-time position. 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.


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.

Juvenile Intake Worker
Community Corrections
Harvey/McPherson County Community Corrections is seeking a part-time, on-call juvenile intake worker for Harvey County. Must be at least 21 years old and have a high school diploma. One year experience working with children or families preferred.

Administrative Assistant
Community Corrections
Harvey/McPherson County Corrections is seeking a full-time administrative assistant for the Newton office. Will work with adult and juvenile felony probationers. Requirements include: high school diploma, at least three years of office experience, public relations skills, accounts receivable/payable experience, proficiency in Microsoft Windows, Word and Excel. Apply at www.mcphersoncountyks.us or at the McPherson County Courthouse.