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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


Plant Mechanic I (Water Treatment Plant)
Services, maintains and repairs equipment and machinery at the Water Treatment Plant.

Maintenance Worker I (Horticulture)
Assists with routine landscape and maintenance while providing labor and running various equipment.

Sunset Zoo Temporary/Seasonal Positions