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.

Customer Service Representative I
Part-time position, five hours per day, Monday through Friday. Responsible for administrative support of the Communications Services and Emergency Management departments. General duties include file maintenance, report generation, payroll assistance and accounts payable/receivable. Must have excellent computer skills. Confidentiality is essential. Candidate must be able to effectively interact with members of the department and individuals to answer questions and disseminate or explain information. 

Customer Service Representative I
Full-time position with benefits. High school diploma or GED is required. We prefer some higher education or experience working with the public, good computer skills and ability to multitask in a busy environment. Spanish speaking is a definite plus. Providing clerical support to all staff, operating computer systems specific to public health client tracking, billing and collection, completing chart reviews and other office functions.

Food and Farm Coordinator
Part-time position (eight hours per week). Grand-funded position through June 30, 2020 responsible for coordinating Harvey County Food and Farm Council functions.

Department on Aging
Part-time position. Transports the general public, including elderly and persons with disabilities, from one location to another within Harvey County and the surrounding counties by means of KDOT minivans and small buses. Applicant must have a neat appearance, ability to read and follow a map and a valid commercial driver's license with passenger endorsement or willingness to obtain one within 30 days.

Custodian/Building Maintenance

Part-time position. Monday through Friday, 20 hours per week. Late afternoon/evening hours. Must be 18 years of age, high school diploma or GED, have a current driver's license and pass a physical. Responsibilities include cleaning, repairs and maintenance of the Courthouse, including snow removal when needed. Position will remain open until filled.

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.