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.

Sheriff's Office
Full-time position. Responsible for 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.

Deputy Appraiser
Appraiser's Office
Full-time position. Under the general supervision of the county appraiser, responsible for the professional and technical support of the appraisal department and support functions for Harvey County. Work involves assisting the county appraiser with the supervision and operation of the office, overseeing training programs, monitoring the status of real estate and personal property sections and report to the county appraiser in order to meet State of Kansas Property Valuation Department timelines and quality control.

Emergency Communications
Full-time position. Receive incoming emergency and non-emergency telephone calls from both the public and public safety agencies. Dispatches police, fire and EMS field units to respond to emergency and non-emergency calls for service over two-way radio system.

Detention Deputy
Detention Center
Full-time position. Performs duties relating to the detention and incarceration of alleged criminal violators and convicted criminals. Processes individuals in and out of the Detention Center, maintain order and security, maintain proper care and wellbeing of the incarcerated. May be required to exercise initiative and discretion when faced with emergency conditions.