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.

Director 
Solid Waste
Under the general supervision of the county administrator, this exempt position is responsible for the operations, management and supervision of the county-wide solid waste efforts to reduce and minimize disposal into the solid waste stream and to educate the public and businesses. Candidate will supervise the operation of the entire department, including the closed municipal solid waste landfill, the construction and demolition landfill, the transfer station, recycling center and composting operation. Maintain compliance with all federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Field questions, concerns and complaints from the public. Assist with budget and control expenditures. Provide input on revenue sources. Prepare and complete reports. Inspect equipment on a regular basis and direct repairs as needed. Operate all job-related machinery and equipment. 


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.