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.

Noxious Weed Technician
Noxious Weed
Full-time position. Under the general supervision of the Noxious Weed director, responsible for the control and elimination of noxious and common weeds, unwanted trees and brush. Work involves direct use of pesticide applicators. Work involves operation of a spray truck, calibration and set-up of spray trucks, mixing and handling chemicals and routine maintenance.

Deputy Sheriff
Sheriff's Office
Full-time position. Responsible for fulfilling the mission, goals and objectives of the Harvey County Sheriff's Office by providing general law enforcement services to those within the jurisdictional limits of the agency, preserving public peace, protecting life and property and preventing crimes while protecting the citizenry of Harvey County. Must be at least 21 years of age and a United States citizen who has never been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor involving moral turpitude. 

Detention Deputy I
Detention Center
Full-time position. Under supervision of the sheriff, detention deputy captain or deputy lieutenant, position performs duties relating to the detention and incarceration of alleged criminal violators and convicted criminals. Responsibilities include processing individuals in and out of the Detention Center, maintaining order and security, and maintaining proper care and wellbeing of the incarcerated.