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.


Assistant County Attorney
Attorney's Office
Full-time position. Required education includes graduation from accredited law school and admission to Kansas Bar. Preferred education includes: experience in prosecution and/or jury trials, ability to draft briefs, handle a general caseload including traffic, juvenile offender, Child in Need of Care proceedings, care and treatment proceedings, misdemeanor and felony offenses.


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. Class A CDL is a plus.


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.