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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.
Available Full-Time Positions
Plant Operator
Assists in providing a safe and adequate supply of water for public use and fire protection by operating and maintaining a lime softening water treatment plant.
Starting Salary: $13.64-17.35/hour, depending on certification

Long-Term Temporary Full-Time Maintenance Worker
Assist operators and plant mechanics in performing all types of maintenance work at the Wastewater Treatment Plant.
Starting Salary: $13.64/hour

Assistant Airport Director
Assist in planning, organizing and managing all aspects of airport operations. Assists in development and monitoring of programs and policies.
Salary Range: $55,887.81-$88,718.20

Wastewater Treatment Superintendent
Supervise, plan, coordinate and direct the services and operations of the city's wastewater treatment process to meet Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requirements.
Pay Range: DOQ
Available Part-Time Positions
Custodian
Provide overall custodial work weekends at Sunset Zoo.
Starting Salary: $12.68/hour

Administrative Assistant
Perform secretarial work and general office functions for the Fire Department – Code Services Division.
Starting Salary: $14.27/hour

Ballroom Dance Instructor
Douglass Community Center is looking for an outgoing and positive-minded instructor to teach adults in a private group class setting.
Seasonal Pool/Waterpark Positions