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.

Dispatcher I 
Emergency Communications
Full-time position. Applicant must have good computer skills, type a minimum of 30 words per minute, be able to perform several tasks simultaneously and must be willing to work any shift including nights, weekends and holidays. Must have sufficient speech, vision, hearing and communication skills to perform the job required. Experience in public safety dispatching and certified EMD preferred. Applicants must pass security and background check and hold a valid non-restricted driver's license.  


Maintenance Worker III (2)
Solid Waste
Two full-time positions available. 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.