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Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Manhattan. Applicants should be 18 years old or older for most positions, but no younger than 16 for any position. Browse through the following list of available job opportunities. More details, application instructions and additional information is available on our Career Portal.

If you need assistance, please call 785-587-2443. If you are relocating to Manhattan, find out more about our community and potential jobs for your accompanying family members.

Available Full-Time Positions


Custodian — Airport
Performs extensive cleaning and janitorial services for the airport terminal, tower, armory and administration office.

Assistant City Attorney
Serves as legal counsel to the municipality and performs legal work in local government law.

Maintenance Worker I — Parks
Provides labor, operates machinery and various equipment, and assists in routine construction and maintenance for parks division.

Water Treatment Plant Superintendent
Directs the services and operations of the city's water treatment system to provide a safe and adequate amount of potable water for domestic use and fire protection.

Temporary Part-Time Positions