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The work of KC Water is important, because people cannot live without clean water to drink.

It takes more than 850 Kansas Citians with a wide variety of  talents, skills, and backgrounds to turn muddy Missouri River water into fresh, tasty drinking water, deliver it to homes and businesses, and then clean used water and return it to the river.  We manage rainwater where it falls, too.

Watch this video to see some of the work we do.  If you would like to join our team, please apply for one of the open positions listed below.

Come join us!


KC Water
4800 E. 63rd Street
Kansas City, MO 64133

Phone: 816.513.0253
Fax: 816.513.0481
Email: water.careers@kcmo.org

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Administrative Officer
Job Opening ID 513828
Salary: $4,065-$6,769/month
Deadline: September 27, 2021

Full-time position available with KC Water Smart Sewer Division located at 4800 E. 63rd Street. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Oversees all administrative duties for the Smart Sewer and Stormwater Divisions assisting Smart Sewer Officer. Oversee duties for the administrative staff within these Divisions. Provides mission critical administrative support to the Smart Sewer Officer in meeting Consent Decree program priorities. Assists with scheduling and administrative duties for Smart Sewer Officer, coordinate with the Division Managers, interfaces with KC Water executive leadership. Works with the Smart Sewer Officer, Smart Sewer Division Head, Stormwater Division Head and management team to review management methods and work flows to identify areas of improvement, makes recommendations for improvements, and implements improvements for the effectiveness and efficiency of workflow and reporting processes. Identifies administrative needs and develops appropriate solutions. Studies methods of improving quality assurance/control for Smart Sewer Program processes to ensure policies are being followed within the division and the program stays in compliance with the EPA consent decree. Reviews and analyzes CIP and budget reports, and prepares and develops budget modifications/recommendations. Coordinates collection and preparation of operating reports such as; time keeping and attendance records, performance review schedules, termination´s, new hires, transfers, budget expenditures, and statistical records of performance data. Will assist with recruiting and hiring coordination. Maintains confidential employee files and supports management staff as needed for personnel issues. Interprets and applies laws, rules, and regulations applicable to the organization. Issues and interprets operating policies, reviews and answers correspondence, coordinates with human resources department. Support collaborations with other city departments, and constituents regarding public meetings, and assist organizing collaborated process with numerous stakeholders. REQUIRES an accredited Bachelor’s degree and 3 years of progressively responsible professional experience in business or public sector administration, with at least 2 years at the level of Senior Administrative Assistant; OR an equivalent combination of qualifying education and experience, with at least 3 years at the level of Senior Administrative Assistant. Preference given to applicants with 3 or more years’ experience as an Executive Assistant.


Engineering Technician
Job Opening ID 513791
Salary: $16.64-$26.86/hour
Deadline: September 27, 2021

Full-time position available with KC Water Permitting Division located at 414 E. 12th Street. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. This position is responsible for KC Water connection permitting involving a significant amount of interaction with the public. Work involves greeting and directing the public and internal staff to appropriate resources within the department or throughout the City, issuing KC Water service connection permits, responding to information requests, and resolving routine complaints. Work also involves service delivery to external and internal customers and requires broad knowledge of KC Water’s many services. KC Water Customer Service Representatives work with independence and judgment, in accordance with City ordinances, building codes, and KC Water policies, directives, rules, and regulations. Must have great Customer Service Skills and experience with computer programs, including EnerGov/Compasskc, Hansen, KWIC, and GIS. This position is responsible for issuing and closing out permits in EnerGov/Compasskc, entering addresses and service requests in Hansen, setting up new accounts and entering permit fees in KWIC, reading and printing maps from GIS, answering and documenting phone calls, sending faxes and e-mails, keeping permit files up to date, and answering connection questions, concerns, and complaints from internal and external customers. Must use good judgement to carry out written and oral instructions and be familiar with KC Water rules and regulations, as well as have the ability to explain and answer customer questions in reference to rules and regulations. Performs other related duties as required. REQUIRES High School Graduation. Must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with the City of KCMO policies. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City. Preference given to applicants with 3 years of public or private sector experience in customer service work or an equivalent combination of qualifying education and experience.


Engineering Technician Lead
Job Opening ID 513825
Salary: $18.24-$29.44/hour
Deadline: October 4, 2021

Full-time position available with KC Water Wastewater Preventative Maintenance Division Investigations Section located at 1800 Prospect Ave. Normal Work Days/Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 7:00 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. Position is responsible for investigating and resolving all matters involving wastewater requests received from the 311 Action Center, supervisors, and other departments. This position will be responsible for maintaining, utilizing, and operating all equipment utilized in the investigation process to include manhole picks, pole cameras, water hoses, and CCTV equipment. Position will investigate sink holes and surface defects by dye testing with water and traceable dye(s), performing slant inspections on new or rehabilitated service lines on city mains, investigating dry and wet weather overflows, and reporting to the supervisor on the status and procedures taken to resolve the overflow. Position will utilize GIS mapping for locations of Wastewater sewer mains and manholes. Position must submit data to the supervisor and the GIS section with updated Wastewater asset information to ensure GIS mapping is accurate. This position will implement proper set up and take down of the CCTV equipment on the vehicle, gathering data from the CCTV inspection and entering it into the WinCan software followed up with data entry into Hansen (Infor). Position will investigate and/or televise the Wastewater utility to identify sewer failures and potential sewer failures, rating sewer pipes and defects according to NASSCO coding. Service requests assigned to the Engineering Technician Lead will be updated daily and resolved utilizing Hansen (Infor). Position will submit cleaning and repair work orders utilizing Hansen (Infor) to ensure that the Wastewater sewer utility is functioning as designed. Position will meet with contractors and property owners to discuss issues and resolve problems pertaining to Wastewater sewers. Position will record time and vehicle usage. Communication with co-workers and management of all investigations and inspections will be performed daily by phone calls, texts, emails, and in person. Engineering Technician Lead positions within the Wastewater Investigations section will understand and be able to perform all functions of the section to include CCTV, Investigations, Contract inspections, and private line locates. REQUIRES high school graduation and 5 years of related and increasingly responsible experience in engineering drawing, mapping, automated mapping, GIS and equipment, CADD, engineering, land survey, construction inspection and related fields; OR high school graduation and 2 years of experience at the level of Engineering Technician and possession of either the Level II Certification in any Civil, Electrical or Mechanical discipline as issued by the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET), Land Surveyor in Training as issued by the MO Board of Architects, Professional Engineers, Professional Land Surveyors, and Professional Landscape Architects or Class B Wastewater Collections System Certification from the MO Water Environmental Association OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with City of KCMO policies. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen as prescribed by the City. Preference given to applicants who have obtained and are currently NASSCO certified (National Association of Sewer Service Companies) in Pipeline Assessment Certification and Manhole Assessment Certifications, and/or able to obtain this certification within 6 months or as classes form, and/or the Missouri Water Environment Association Collection System Operators certification. Experience in private line locates, Engineering Contract inspections/documentation and MDNR sewer overflow reporting preferred. Position will require the employee to be able to lift 75 pounds or greater, have a working knowledge of sanitary and storm sewer systems, knowledge of Microsoft Word/Excel, and proficient in Wincan and Hansen (INFOR).


Budget Analyst
Job Opening ID 513908
Salary: $3,957-$6,769/month
Deadline: October 18, 2021

Full-time position available with KC Water Finance Division located at 4800 E. 63rd Street. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Prepares and monitors $410 million budget for large enterprise department. Assist Division Managers with purchase requisitions, budget preparation and monitoring. Prepares reports including: monthly budget to actuals, revenue protections and cash projections. Assign project funding sources. Monitors and maintains budgets throughout the year including: budget transfers, payroll projections and posting charge in/outs. Monitors capital budgets including: bond funds and bond fund reconciliation´s. Reviews month end journals for correct coding. Distinguishes capital items from expense to ensure proper recording. Must be able to work independently. REQUIRES an accredited Bachelor’s degree, supplemented by the completion of a Master’s degree in public or business administration, urban or regional planning, economics, accounting, finance or a related field OR accredited Bachelor’s degree with major course work in public or business administration, urban or regional planning, economics, accounting, finance or a related field and 1 year of professional experience in public or business administration, corporate or municipal finance, budget, research, accounting or a related field. Preference given to applicants with a strong accounting background and at least 2 years of budget experience.


Environmental Inspector
Job Opening ID 513910
Salary: $14.82-$23.16/hour
Deadline: October 18, 2021

Several full-time positions available with KC Water Regulatory Compliance Division located at 4700 E. 63rd Street. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Varied Technical work within the Industrial Pretreatment Program. Work involves the performance of a variety of duties, independently or as a member of a crew, requiring the application of various skills, methods and procedures and/or the use of special sampling and measuring equipment, instruments and tolls in the investigations, inspections, evaluation and correction of program deficiencies or failures. Provides assistance relating to regulatory compliance to the Water, Wastewater and Stormwater Utilities. Work involves frequent contact with property owners, residents and the general public. Work in some instances may be hazardous and/or disagreeable. Work is assigned by a technical supervisor who provides work instructions and assistance on unusual or complex problems. Duties include: Inspects food service establishments, advises and/or operators as to deficiencies; re-inspects as necessary. Inspects sewer systems, storm drains an appurtenances for adherence to construction maintenance or operational standards; reports findings and prepares work orders for needed repairs. Conducts sanitary and storm sewer investigations to locate and stop unusual/prohibited discharges to either sewer system as well as, conduct investigations of complaints. Assists with MS4 compliance program. Assists with High-Risk Inspections, Outfall Inspections. REQUIRES high school graduation and 1 year of applicable experience in a related technical construction, environmental health, hazardous materials or engineering field. Must possess of a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with the City of KCMO policies. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City. Preference given to individuals with experience in water and wastewater utility field.


Security Specialist
Job Opening ID 513909
Salary: $16.64-$26.86/hour
Deadline: October 18, 2021

Full-time position available with KC Water Security Division located at 4800 E. 63rd Street. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Responsible for security functions and implementation of procedures and measures to secure the safety and protection of employees, visitors, and municipal properties. Manages the Access Control Systems under the direction of the Security Supervisor. Creates and tracks employee identification cards and provides security-level access to staff. Manages and maintains the CCTV systems throughout professional office building and KC Water process facilities. Assists in managing a moderate size group of private security contractors including; site visits, training, review of contract invoices, and supplies. Assists with security policies and procedures. Conducts site investigations, reviews accidents, damages, losses/thefts, and responds to job sites during incidents. Participates in delivering staff security training and New Employee Orientation. REQUIRES ahigh school graduation and possession of certificate of completion of a recognized police academy at the state, county or municipal level and 3 years experience as a fully commissioned police officer; OR an accredited Associate’s degree in criminal justice, law enforcement or related area and 1year of responsible security and/or law enforcement experience; OR high school graduation and 5 years of responsible security and/or law enforcement experience. Must be eligible to obtain a special police commission as issued by the KCMO Police Department. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.


Scheduler/Planner (Analyst)
Job Opening ID 513763
Salary: $3,957-$6,769/month
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Full-time position available with KC Water, Water Supply Treatment Division located 1 NW Briarcliff Road. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Develop job plans (annual, monthly, and weekly plans) for proactive, preventative, and contingency plans for maintenance of Water Supply & Treatment Division and Wastewater Treatment Division system assets – utilizing asset and operations data (e.g., type of valve, pump, motor, process equipment, electrical equipment, control equipment, etc. last maintained, criticality) and based on available resources (staff, budget). Perform resource planning (annual, monthly, weekly plans) by defining the optimal work for proactive, preventative, and reactive work, with consideration for needs for safety, prioritization of work, identifying necessary tools, materials and availability of staff or contractor capacity with appropriately aligned skill sets, and assuring on-schedule availability of materials, assets and quality of work performed by staff or contractors, and budget. Prepare performance (by group, individual, section, activity), identify issues and evaluate solutions to issues and to develop plans for recommended solutions. Provide functional system administration for the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) including capturing data, data governance, and organizational changes in assets as they occur. Identify data needs and gaps (related to operations, maintenance, and assets), and develop and implement plans to recommend for implementation to address gaps in execution, reporting and/or productivity. REQUIRES an accredited Master’s degree in public or business administration, urban or regional planning, economics, accounting, finance or a related field; OR an accredited Bachelor’s degree in public or business administration, urban or regional planning, economics, accounting, finance or a related field and 1 year of professional experience in public or business administration, corporate or municipal finance, budget, research, accounting or a related field. Preference given to applicants with 5 years experience in operations and maintenance activities for drinking water and wastewater treatment facilities, lift stations and pump stations and/or 5 years experience in using paperless records, CMMS systems’, optimization of maintenance work activities, work orders, electronic operation and maintenance manuals and integration into digital systems for day-to-day maintenance activities by electricians and maintenance staff members’.


Crafts Person
Job Opening ID 513116
Salary: $17.19-$26.86/hour
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Full-time position available with KC Water, Water Supply Treatment Division located 1 NW Briarcliff Road. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Thursday, 6:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Work involves responsibility for the safe and efficient operation of specialized compacting, sweeping. Digging, hauling, hoisting, loading and oil spreading units. The operation of this equipment entails considerable manipulative difficulty and employees of this class are frequently responsible for the safety of other workers who assist with work performed by use of the equipment. In the absence of equipment operating duties, employees of this class participate in manual laboring activities. Performs a variety of manual labor and semi-skilled tasks in the constructions, maintenance, and repair of water treatment plants and related system facilities and equipment by performing the following duties: dig trenches, install shoring, set-up concrete forms, and backfill open trenches; operate washers, sandblasters, and other maintenance equipment. REQUIRES high school graduation and 3 years of experience in a relevant trade (e.g., carpenter, machinist, painter, plumber or welder); OR an equivalent combination of qualifying education and experience. Must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with the City of KCMO policies. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.


Engineer Section Head
Job Opening ID 513823
Salary: $4,945-$8,833/month
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Full-time positions available with the KC Water Facilities and Plants Division located at 4800 E. 63rd Street. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. This position oversees capital improvement projects at treatment plants, pump stations, and other water/wastewater facilities. Responsible for coordinating and implementing engineering business processes by: Planning and assigning specific projects or areas of work to professional and technical subordinates; assisting with resource needs and assignment of engineers within engineering division to meet project demands and provide diversity of assignments and project experience. Manages the technical aspects of the engineering Facilities unit by: reviewing and approving RFQ/P scopes of work, engineering fee submittals, completed plans, specifications, drawings and estimates; reviewing vouchers and supporting field data for partial payments for work completed; approves payment per contractual requirements; prepares specifications for materials and products; performs necessary research for satisfactory substitutes; investigates material failures; inspecting construction work in progress for compliance with plans and specifications; approves and authorizes changes as necessary; interprets plans and specifications for inspectors and contractors. Defines business and financial process by: controlling expenditures within limitations of project budget; adhering to and assisting preparation of annual budget; overseeing the development and maintenance of a schedule for Facility CIP projects. Responsible for defining the communication plan for Facilities Engineering projects by: preparing interim and completion project status reports; interfacing with customers to provide project status reports and ensure customer needs are met; providing status and progress reports to customer, project team, and management. Directly supervises 7-10 employees. Works closely with the Facilities Division Manager. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. REQUIRES 4 years of progressively responsible experience as a Registered Engineer. Within 6 months of hire date, must be registered as a Professional Engineer with the Missouri Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Professional Land Surveyors, and Professional Landscape Architects. Preference given to applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Mechanical, Chemical or Electrical Engineering and 4 years of project management experience in water, wastewater, or stormwater.


Equipment Operator
Job Opening ID 513363
Salary: $14.82-$23.16/hour
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Several full-time positions available with the KC Water Distribution Repair, Wastewater Repair and Wastewater/Stormwater Preventative Maintenance Division located at 1800 Prospect Avenue. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Thursday, 7:00 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. or 6:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Tuesday-Friday, 7:00 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. or 6:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Friday-Monday, 7:00 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. or 4:00 P.M. to 2:30 A.M. WATER DISTRIBUTION REPAIR: Enters excavation 4-15 deep or deeper to install, repair, and replace water mains, water lines, and other water service structures,. Participates in the installation of water mains, valves, and hydrants. Repairs leaks and breaks in existing pressured mains. Locates and manipulates valves and keys to regulate the water system. Operates tapping machines to make water line taps. Lays pipe by hand or using a backhoe, hoist, or crane. Hand digs excavations to locate underground utilities and repair water services. Uses hand tools and hydraulic saws to cut pipe. Uses jackhammers to uncover shutoff valves and isolate breaks and performs valve and hydrant shutoffs. Disassembles and reassembles hydrants for replacement, repair, or overhaul. Operates valve turning trucks. Participates in the restoration of work site locations including backfilling excavations, dirt work restorations, seeding or sodding, setup of erosion control measures, tear down and replacement of fences or landscaping. Utilizes proper techniques to minimize damage to existing utilities. WATEWATER REPAIR: Installs, repairs, replaces, cleans and/or maintains wastewater mains and lines. Transports materials to designated work sites. Drives a truck with a flatbed trailer for hauling construction equipment, drives construction equipment on and off lo-boy units. Operates a backhoe in trenching, filling, or other minor excavations. Plans and executes work to avoid damage to underground pipes and cables. Makes field repairs to equipment and as necessary, assist machinist and mechanics on major repairs. Services assigned equipment with fuel, oil, water and grease. Operates equipment for snow plowing and snow removal. STORMWATER PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE: Installs, repairs, replaces, cleans, and/or maintains stormwater inlets, channels and levees, and other related stormwater structures. Operates rodding and bucket machines in cleaning stormwater inlets. Operates flusher truck cleaning and flushing streets and thoroughfares. Drives trucks for loading brush and in general cleanup of areas such as levees and creeks where dead trees and brush are removed. Operates medium grade tractors in the mowing of grass, and chainsaws in the cutting of tree branches and limbs around and near levee systems. Drives a truck with a flatbed trailer for hauling construction equipment; drives construction equipment on and off lo-boy units. Operates a backhoe in trenching, filling or other minor excavations. Operates a front-end up to 1/2 cubic yard in loading sweeper piles, broken pipe, dirt, rocks, and debris. Participates in emergency flood response duties which may include sand bagging and filling log-gaps in levees, as well as any other activities that aid in the prevention of flood wall and levees breaches. Operates equipment for snow plowing and snow removal. WASTEWATER PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE: Operates rodding and bucket machine in cleaning and sanitary sewers. Installs, repairs, and maintains wastewater main and lines. Transports materials to designated work sites. Operates flusher truck for cleaning and flushing streets thoroughfares. Drives truck with flatbed trailer for hauling construction equipment and drives construction equipment on and off lo-boy units. Participates in snow plowing and snow removal operations. REQUIRES 6 months of experience in the operation of trucks and other specialized automotive equipment. Must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with City of KCMO policies. May be required to possess a valid Missouri Class A, B or C CDL prior to the end of probationary period. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.


Electronics Technician
Job Opening ID 513691
Salary: $18.24-$29.44/hour
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Several full-time positions available with KC Water Wastewater Treatment Plant Division located at 7300 Hawthorne Road. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 6:30 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. Responsible instrumentation and controls trade work in maintenance, inspection, testing, calibration, troubleshooting and repairing a wide variety of industrial facility instrumentation and process control equipment/systems. Sets up and uses instrumentation control equipment including PLC’s, laptop computers, process controllers, communication systems, level control systems, telemetry/SCADA systems, and emergency and any other on-line computers, remote sensing devices, digital multi-meters, pressure/current/voltage calibrators, oscilloscopes, hand held programming terminals for radios, pressure/flow transmitters, and RF power meters. Exercises considerable independent judgment and initiative identifying and diagnosing instrumentation and control malfunctions to determine correction. Works with voltages including up to and including 480 volts 3 phase AC and 700 volts DC. If working with Electricians, may work with higher AC voltage. REQUIRES high school graduation and 3 years of experience as an electronics technician or telecommunications technician; OR an Associate’s degree or its equivalent in electronics and 1 year of related experience. May be required to possess valid state-issued drivers license in accordance with the City of KCMO policies. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.


Maintenance Electrician
Job Opening ID 513766
Salary: $18.24-$29.44/hour
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Several full-time positions available with KC Water, Water Supply Treatment Plant Division located at 1 NW Briarcliff Road. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Thursday, 6:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. This position will troubleshoot, evaluate and make repairs to electrical components within our system. This position will also be responsible for working with medium voltage apparatuses up to 13,000 volts, motor controls, PLC’s, VFD, switchgear and understanding the NEC codes. REQUIRES high school graduation and 3 years of progressively responsible experience performing routine and moderately complex electrical maintenance and repair work; OR an equivalent combination of qualifying education and experience. Must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with City of KCMO policies. May be required to possess a valid MO Class A, B, or C CDL prior to the end of the probationary period as determined by the department. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City. Preference given to applicants who are Master Journeyman.


Maintenance Mechanic
Job Opening ID 513765
Salary: $16.64-$26.86/hour
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Several full-time positions available with KC Water, Water Supply Treatment Plant Division located at 1 NW Briarcliff Road. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Thursday or Tuesday-Friday, 6:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Inspects, maintains, troubleshoots, repairs and services machinery and equipment including: pumps, valves, motors, engines, compressors, generators, chlorinators, chemical feed machines, lime systems, filters, mixing machines, gear reducers, order abatement equipment and other water treatment plant equipment. Performs preventative maintenance work on plant buildings and equipment by periodically inspecting and, where necessary, conducting repairs. Plumbing will be a large part of the assigned tasks. Must be able to troubleshoot and make repairs with little supervision.REQUIRES high school graduation and 4 years of experience in a variety of mechanical crafts; OR an equivalent combination of qualifying education and experience. Must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with City of KCMO policies. May be required to obtain a valid MO Class A, B, or C CDL prior to the end of the probationary period as determined by the department. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.


Maintenance Mechanic
Job Opening ID 513764
Salary: $16.64-$26.86/hour
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Several full-time positions available with KC Water Wastewater Treatment Plant Division located at 7300 Hawthorne Road. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 6:30 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. Inspects, maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots equipment within the Wastewater Division. Operates various pumps, heating and air conditioning systems, and emergency power and transfer systems; operates multi-stage water system, multi-zone two pipe steam system and vacuum condensate system. Operates waste heat snow melt system. Repairs doors and locking mechanisms; repairs plumbing and drainage systems; performs snow removal. Utilizes various tools and equipment for snow removal at various facilities. Troubleshoots basic electrical issues. Uses knowledge of computers and possesses the ability to read blueprints. Understands the importance of proper safety habits and knowledge of “lock out & tag out”, and PPE. REQUIRES high school graduation and 4 years of experience in a variety of mechanical crafts; OR an equivalent combination of qualifying education and experience. Must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with City of KCMO policies. May be required to obtain a valid MO Class A, B, or C CDL prior to the end of the probationary period as determined by the department. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.


Maintenance Repairer
Job Opening ID 513495
Salary: $14.82-$23.16/hour
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Several full-time positions available with KC Water Wastewater Treatment Plant Division located at 7300 Hawthorne Road. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 6:30 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. This entry-level position involves the performance of a variety of maintenance jobs including pump repair, inspections, and installation. Must have basic tool knowledge, and assist maintenance mechanics in the installation of valves, blowers, pumps, basins, clarifiers, and all other necessary equipment. Maintenance and inspections of HVAC systems, ground maintenance. Requires the ability to be able to follow instructions from supervisor, mechanics, and other crew members. Can have automotive, contractor/labor experience, plumbing, gas engine, machine repair and general labor experience. REQUIRES completion of a trade school or a shop training program; OR 6 months experience in general maintenance and repair work. May be required to obtain a valid MO Class A,B, or C CDL prior to the end of the probationary period as determined by the department. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.


Maintenance Repairer
Job Opening ID 513118
Salary: $14.82-$23.16/hour
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Several full-time positions available with KC Water, Water Supply Treatment Plant Division located at 1 NW Briarcliff Road. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Thursday, 6:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Performs a variety of manual labor and semiskilled tasks in the maintenance and electrical repair of water treatment plants related system facilities and equipment by performing the following duties: dig trenches, install shoring, set-up concrete forms, and backfill open trenches; operate washers, sandblasters, and other maintenance equipment; flush drains and pipes and perform inspections and preventative maintenance on all mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment such as pumps, valves, motors, engines, compressors, and generators; 120 volt systems, lighting ballast, perform a wide variety of repairs to pumps, mechanical screens, de-gritting equipment, chlorine machines, sludge and grit conveyors, aerators, clarifiers, belt filter presses, chemical handling, and odor abatement equipment; assist in construction and repair of tanks and pump houses, working from blue prints and sketches; assist in the repair overhaul, and maintenance of all pumps, process and building equipment, power transmission devices at the plant stations, including hydraulic and pneumatic equipment; and perform other routine duties as assigned. REQUIRES completion of a trade school or a shop training program; OR 6 months experience in general maintenance and repair work. May be required to obtain a valid MO Class A,B, or C CDL prior to the end of the probationary period as determined by the department. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.


Plant Operator
Job Opening ID 513248
Salary: $16.64-$26.86/hour
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Several full-time positions available with KC Water, Water Supply Treatment Plant Division located at 1 NW Briarcliff Road. Normal Work Days/Hours: Thursday-Monday or Wednesday-Sunday, 3:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M. to 11:00 to 7:00 A.M. This is an entry level to semi-skilled position in the operation of the Water Treatment Plant and Pumping Facilities. Work involves learning fundamental concepts and practices used in water treatment including equipment operation and minor maintenance. Progressively more responsible for routine inspections and maintenance for a variety of plant equipment and facilities. As skills develop, will be responsible for some process evaluations and process controls to achieve optimum performance. REQUIRES high school graduation. Six months after date of hire, must obtain D-level operator certification in water/wastewater issued by Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Three years after date of hire, must obtain C-level operator certification in water/wastewater issued by Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Must have a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with city policy. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.


Plant Operator
Job Opening ID 513644
Salary: $16.64-$26.86/hour
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Several full-time positions available with KC Water Wastewater Treatment Plant Division located at 7300 Hawthorne Road. Normal Work Days/Hours: Friday-Tuesday, 3:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M., Thursday-Monday or Friday-Tuesday, 11:00 P.M. to 7:00 A.M. This is an entry level to semi-skilled position in the operation of the Wastewater Treatment Plant and pumping facilities. Responsible for inspecting treatment facilities and pumping stations on designated routes; operate equipment used in treatment and pumping operations; collect samples and perform routine tests; operate line valves for in-plant wastewater systems and perform routine maintenance such as lubrication, preventative maintenance and general clean up. This position is part of a 24/7 Wastewater Treatment Plant Operation. Working conditions include working outdoors in all weather conditions, heights and below ground. REQUIRES high school graduation. Six months after date of hire, must obtain D-level operator certification in water/wastewater issued by Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Three years after date of hire, must obtain C-level operator certification in water/wastewater issued by Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City. Preference given to applicants with MDNR Wastewater certification.


Registered Engineer
Job Opening ID 512532
Salary: $4,531-$7,534/month
Deadline: Open Until filled

Full-time position available with the KC Water Engineering Division located at 4800 E. 63rd
Street. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. The Registered Engineer position is responsible for managing and engineering multiple projects related to improvements to the sanitary sewer and combined sewer collection system as part of the Smart Sewer Program. The position is responsible for professional engineering activities involving the planning, analysis, design, development, construction, renovation, maintenance or operation of utilities, assets and related projects. Frequent consultation with internal divisions, consultants, contractors, and others assets is required in the analysis, design, review of plans/specification, and inspection of construction work for compliance with prescribed engineering criteria. Assignments are received in conference with a professional superior. Employees of this class are expected to exercise good judgment to resolve technical problems, manage projects, and provide data for asset risk assessment criteria. Responsible for QA/QC of contracts, construction plans, materials, and studies for adherence to Water Services rules and regulations. Writes requests for proposals (RFPs) or qualification (RFQs) for new projects, and prepares emergency response memos. Verifies conformance of the plans and specifications prepared by design professionals, and submits Project Status Reports (PSRs). Reviews submittal materials used and related data. Performs limited design, as well as drafting and computational duties in the office in preparation of studies, finalize plans and specifications for projects. Additional activities include proposing changes to the standard specifications; interpreting and applying City ordinances, state and federal regulations, specifications, and related standards to projects; coordinating with multiple stakeholders and the public; and assisting operations staff when issues arise. REQUIRES professional engineer registration. Within 6 months of hire date, must be registered as a Professional Engineer with MO Board of Architects, Professional Engineers and Professional Land Surveyors, and Professional Landscape Architects. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen as prescribed by the City. Preference given to applicants with a Civil, Environmental Engineering degree or Water Resource Engineering degree and/or with wastewater and stormwater collection systems project management, infrastructure design, construction oversight related to combined sewer and sanitary sewer overflow control program projects.


Registered Engineer
Job Opening ID 512544
Salary: $4,531-$7,534/month
Deadline: Open Until filled

Full-time position available with the KC Water Engineering Facilities Division located at 4800 E. 63rd Street. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Responsible for administrative and supervisory activities managing and engineering multiple projects related to improvements for water, wastewater, and stormwater facilities and plants. The position is responsible for professional engineering activities involving the planning, analysis, design development, construction, renovation, maintenance or operation of utilities, assets and related projects. Work involves activities such as analyzing infrastructure systems, overseeing planning activities, and managing engineering projects including development of construction and rehabilitation projects associated with water, wastewater and stormwater facilities and plants. Writes requests for proposals (RFPs) or qualifications (RFQs) for new projects, and prepares emergency response memos. Frequent consultation with internal divisions, consultants, contractors, and other stakeholders as required in the analysis, design, preparation of bidding documents memos, plans for projects, review of plans/specifications, and inspection of construction work for compliance with prescribed engineering criteria. Assignments are received in conference with a professional supervisor. QA/QC construction plans, materials, and studies for adherence to City and Utility Rules and Regulations. Provide assistance in changes to the policy, Standard Operation Procedures (SOP). Write RFP/Qs for new projects. Perform design and computational duties in preparation of final plans and specifications for projects. REQUIRES professional engineer registration. Within 6 months of hire date, must be registered as a Professional Engineer with Missouri Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Professional Land Surveyors and Professional Landscape Architects. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen as prescribed by the City. Preference given to applicants with a Civil, Environmental, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering degree.


Safety Officer Municipal Management Trainee
Job Opening ID 513831
Salary: $18.24-$29.44/hour
Deadline: Open Until filled

Full-time position available with the KC Water Safety Division located at 7300 Hawthorne Road. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. The Safety Officer is a moderately complex technical position, responsible for planning and administering the Safety Education and Accident Prevention programs. Work includes the inspection of department treatment plants, facilities, equipment and work procedures for compliance to departmental policies, state and federal regulations. Conducts daily safety and health inspections. Identifies potential areas of compliance vulnerability and risk. Conducts mishap investigations and completes required reports. Closely works with supervisors and managers to maintain cooperation toward the principal objective of elimination unsafe working conditions and practices. Investigates accidents, injuries, property damage and potentially hazardous conditions. Analyzes data and formulates a plan and makes recommendations to prevent similar occurrences. Develops, plans, and implements training for employees in work site safety. Participates and provides leadership on safety committees to resolve safety issues and promote a positive and preventative work environment. Assists in and prepares safety data and reports. Safety Officer: REQUIRES high school graduation; and 6 years experience in occupational safety and health work; OR an accredited associate’s degree in business or technical areas and 4 years progressively responsible experience in occupational safety and health work. The experience may be waived upon presentation of the “Certified Safety Professional” certificate; OR an equivalent combination of qualifying education and experience. Municipal Management Trainee: REQUIRES Accredited Bachelor’s Degree. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen as prescribed by the City. Preference given to applicants who have considerable knowledge of safety engineering and accident prevention techniques; applicable state and federal regulations. Must also have the ability to recognize hazards and prescribe corrective action and communicate ideas and recommendations, both orally and in writing to managers, supervisors and field employees.


Senior Chemist
Job Opening ID 513335
Salary: $3,957-$6,769/month
Deadline: Open Until filled

Full-time position available with the KC Water Laboratory Division located at 2 N.E. 32nd Street. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Performs a wide variety of duties in a division comprised of scientific, technical, and administrative professionals providing water/wastewater testing services and drinking water quality complaint resolutions for the Water Services Department and its customers. This is supervisory and professional laboratory work performing complex chemical and microbiology tests. Supervises chemists and field sampling personnel, working in conjunction with them performing chemical and microbiologic sampling and analyses of surface waters, drinking water, wastewater, and water treatment chemical samples. Delivers analytical services at the level of Chemist while assuming additional supervisory and administrative responsibilities. Manages a laboratory section, ensuring that all work in the section is conducted in a safe, cost-effective, and efficient manner. Reviews, evaluates, and verifies laboratory test results. Work involves the set up and operation of specialized scientific instrumentation and the development, review and modification of standard operating procedures and methods. Troubleshoots and repairs instrumentation problems and keeps detailed maintenance logbooks on all equipment. Oversees thorough, scientifically valid QA/QC processes for all analysis performed in the lab section. Compiles, prepares, and certifies analytical reports and electronic data deliverables. An employee of this class exercises independent judgment in assigning tasks to subordinates, interpreting test results, preparing reports, and establishing sample workload priorities. Performs related duties as required. REQUIRES an accredited Bachelors degree in Chemistry, Biology, Microbiology, Environmental Sciences or related sciences and 3 years progressively responsible experience at the level of Chemist. Must possess a valid state issued drivers license in accordance with the City of KCMO policies. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City. Preference given to applicants with the bachelor’s degree in organic chemistry, 4 years of professional experience performing organic analyses in a water laboratory. In-depth knowledge and hands on experience with a wide range of organic extraction techniques, EPA procedures, GC/MS technology, instrument software and LIMS. Hands on experience performing method development and validation and the ability to interpret data generated by the instrument software. Experience testing taste and odor compounds by SPME-GC/MS is preferred. Excellent and effective oral and scientific/technical writing communication skills. Proven interpersonal skills with the ability to work collaboratively as a member of a cross-functional team and maintain effective working relationships.


Senior Equipment Operator
Job Opening ID 512609
Salary: $16.05-$24.31/hour
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Several full-time positions available with the KC Water Wastewater Preventative Maintenance Division located at 1800 Prospect Ave. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday -Thursday or Tuesday-Friday, 7:00 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. Responsible for the operations of sewer cleaning equipment, jet rodders, power rodders, and other equipment used in the cleaning of sanitary sewers. Must be able to read sewer atlas maps to locate sewer lines, manholes, and locations. Will be required to respond to all emergencies. REQUIRES 4 years of increasingly responsible experience in the operation of heavy and complex construction and maintenance equipment, including 1 year at the level of Equipment Operator. Must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with the City of KCMO policies. May be required to possess a valid Missouri Class A, B, or C CDL prior to the end of the employee’s probationary period as determined by the department. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.


Backhoe Operator (Senior Equipment Operator)
Job Opening ID 513639
Salary: $16.05-$24.31/hour
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Several full-time positions available with the KC Water Distribution Repair Division located at 2409 E. 18th Street. Normal Work Days/Hours: Friday-Monday or Monday-Thursday, 7:00 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. or Friday-Monday, 4:00 P.M. to 2:30 A.M. Operation of heavy-duty, complex, and specialized automotive construction equipment in the installation, repair, and maintenance of water distribution mains, lines, hydrants, and valves. Operates assigned heavy equipment and other equipment as needed. In absence of or in addition to equipment operation duties, performs labor duties related to the installation, repair, replacement, and maintenance of water distribution mains, lines, hydrants and valves. Operates heavy excavator in excavating deep trenches for the installation of water mains. Operates backhoe for excavating deep ditches for the repair, installation, and replacement of water lines and mains. Operates heavy tractor trailer to transport heavy equipment on heavy duty transport trailer. Operates valve turning trucks and participates in valve turning for main shuts to assist contractors, engineers, or a district, or for routine maintenance.REQUIRES 4 years of increasingly responsible experience in the operation of heavy and complex construction and maintenance equipment, including 1 year at the level of Equipment Operator. Must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with the City of KCMO policies. Must possess a valid MO Class A, B, or C CDL prior to the end of the employee’s probationary period as determined by the department. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post offer physical examination as prescribed by the City. Preference given to applicants with extensive backhoe experience.


Senior Registered Engineer
Job Opening ID 513673
Salary: $4,945-$8,833/month
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Full-time position available with the KC Water, Water Treatment Plant Division located at 1 N.W. Briarcliff Road. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. This position manages multiple engineering projects related to improvements to the water supply & treatment facilities, water transmission & distribution pumping and storage facilities. This position is responsible for professional engineering activities involving the planning, analysis, design, development, construction, renovation, maintenance or operation of utilities, water supply & treatment facilities, water transmission & distribution pumping and storage facilities assets and related projects. Work involves activities such as analyzing infrastructure systems, overseeing planning activities, and managing engineering projects including development of construction and/or rehabilitation projects associated with assets. Identifies and develops applications and work standards for improvements and efficiencies. Provides assistance in changes to policies and standard operating procedures. Frequent consultation with internal divisions, consultants, contractors, and other assets is required in the analysis, design, review of plans/specifications, and inspection of construction work for compliance with prescribed engineering criteria. Employees of this class are expected to exercise good judgment to resolve technical problems, manage projects, and provide data for asset risk assessment criteria. Responsible for quality assurance and quality control of contracts, construction plans, materials, and studies for adherence to KC Water rules and regulations. Writes request for proposals (RFPs) or quotations (RFQs) for new projects, and prepares emergency response memos. Verifies conformance of the plans and specifications prepared by design professionals, and submits Project Status Reports (PSRs). Performs limited design, as well as drafting and computational duties in the office in preparation of studies, final plans and specifications for projects. Additional activities include proposing changes to the standard specifications; interpreting and applying City ordinance, state and federal regulations, specifications, and related standards to projects; coordinating with multiple stakeholders and the public; and assisting operations staff when issue arise. REQUIRES 2 years progressively responsible experience as a Registered Engineer. Within 6 months of hire date, must be registered as a Professional Engineer with Missouri Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Professional Land Surveyors, and Professional Landscape Architects. Preference given to applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, minimum of 5 years managing design and construction projects in water. Knowledge of construction contracts and their constituent components and working knowledge of plant facilities especially in the area of fixed and rotating assets.


Utility Crew Leader
Job Opening ID 513816
Salary: $18.24-$29.44/hour
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Several full-time positions available with the KC Water Distribution Repair Division located at 2409 E. 18th Street. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Thursday, 5:00 P.M to 3:30 A.M, Friday-Monday, 7:00 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. or 4:00 P.M. to 2:30 A.M. Works as a skilled crew member in the installation, replacement, repair, and maintenance of water distribution mains, lines, valves and hydrants. Repairs leaks and breaks in existing pressured mains. Participates in the restoration of work site locations and street surfaces. Responsible for backfill excavations, restores dirt work, seed or sods, sets up erosion control measures, tears down, and replaces fences. Replaces landscaping, utilizing proper techniques in minimizing damages to existing utilities. Assists in digging trenches and other excavations. Shores deep excavations. Follows all City policies concerning safety in the work place. Operates various types of motorized construction and maintenance equipment. Operates jackhammer in cutting and breaking concrete, asphalt or rock. Removes waste from work site. Drives dump truck for hauling construction material. Operates a front-end loader up to 2-1/2 cubic yards in loading pipe or other materials for construction and maintenance work. REQUIRES high school graduation and 4 years experience in water or sewer construction and maintenance work. Must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with the City of KCMO policies. Possession of a valid Class A or B CDL prior to the end of the employees probationary period. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination. Preference given to applicants with experience in making repairs to a water distribution system.


Electrical Maint. Superintendent (Utility Superintendent)
Job Opening ID 513645
Salary: $4,945-$8,833/month
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Full-time position available with the KC Water, Water Supply Treatment Division located at 1 NW Briarcliff Road. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. Plans, develops, and implements new methods and procedures designed to improve operations, minimize operating costs, and effect greater utilization of labor and materials. Supervises and works in maintaining, repairing, limited construction and modification of electrical power systems. Plans, supervises and participates in the maintenance of electrical power generation and distribution systems. Troubleshoots, diagnoses and repairs electrical motors, motor controls, electrical switchers, transformers, power substations, which have voltages from 120 to 13,200 volts. Reviews job orders to determine work priorities; Schedules repairs, maintenance, and installation of machines, tools, and equipment to ensure continuous production operations. Plan budget needs for all electrical preventative maintenance, corrective maintenance, equipment, contract(s), and capital planning for large projects. Instructs skilled and semi-skilled subordinates in work methods, applications and procedures, tools and equipment use, schematic reading, electrical code compliance and work place safety. Develops preventative maintenance program in conjunction with engineering and maintenance staff. Exercises considerable independent judgement and discretion in work assignments as needed. REQUIRES high school graduation and 6 years experience in building or water/wastewater utility construction, maintenance, repair, alteration, and cleaning work, including 3 years supervisory experience. Must possess at least one of the certifications listed within two years of moving into this job classification: Distribution System Level III (DSIII) with the State of Missouri, Wastewater Collections system level A certification, Level A operator certification in water or wastewater issued by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Approved third party certification maintenance operations including: HVAC, welding, plumbing, electrical, machinist, mechanic etc., and/or Meter Testing or Repair Certification. If moving from a non-safety sensitive position, must pass a pre-placement drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City. Preference given applicants with knowledge and experience working with voltages up to 13,000 volts, variable and adjustable frequency drives, motor control centers, transformers, breakers; pumps, valves, generators, and engines. Must be able to read and understand engineering drawings and one line diagrams and a minimum of a 24-hour HAZWOPER certification is a desirable.


WW Treatment Operations Mgr.
Job Opening ID 513678
Salary: $4,945-$10,581/month
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Full-time position available with the KC Water Wastewater Treatment Plant Division located at 7300 Hawthorne Road. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. This position will provide full time day-to-day support for wastewater treatment operations and will report directly to Wastewater Utility Operations Officer. Responsibilities include: Over see the day-to-day operations’ of all facilities within the Division and include Birmingham Farm operations’ to ensure the elements with the Biosolids Land Application Site (BLAS) Report are fully met each season and annually to provide an outstanding farm management program, i.e. crop harvesting, soil sampling oversight, plant tissue sampling oversight as needed, biosolids application and biosolids lagoon management, development of annual crop rotation plan, purchasing seed to meet outlined crop rotation plan, ensuring all selected seed gets planted in a timely manner depending on weather delays, ensuring Birmingham WWTF effluent irrigation system is prepared and ready for each summer/fall season, ensure proper amounts of effluent are applied to each crop type to ensure
the best available crop yields. Take direction from WW Operation Officer for all sludge and biosolids treatment processes to ensure current and future treatment types meet State and Federal regulations. Ensure treatment processes are optimized for efficient operations which include taking portions of the treatment and processing facilities out-of-service periodically for proactive preventive maintenance procedures. Assist WW Operations Officer in building annual FY budget & CIP budget items for the six WWTF’s and BLAS. REQUIRES a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, Chemistry, Biology, Physics or Engineering and 7 years managing surface water or ground water treatment plant and/or managing pumping distribution process and experience in State and Federal regulations for water and wastewater systems or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen as prescribed by the City of KCMO. Preference given to applicants with Class A wastewater license.


Water Servicer
Job Opening ID 513509
Salary: $15.06-$24.31/hour
Deadline: Open Until Filled

Several full-time positions available with the KC Water Meter Field Services Division located at 1720 Wabash. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Work involves turning water service valves on or off at designated addresses, installing or exchanging water meters and related appurtenances, and checking water meters and appurtenances for leaks and/or malfunctions, as directed. Uses maps and drawings to locate and dig up and/or clean out curb boxes or meter vaults. Written work assignments are received, in advance, from a central office or orally by an assigned radio dispatcher. Work requires considerable tact and courtesy in dealing with utility customers and complaints, as well as general knowledge of utility operations, policies and practices. Work is performed independently, but subject to occasional inspection by a technical supervisor. REQUIRES high school graduation and 6 months experience in general construction, maintenance, or repair work. Must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with the City of KCMO policies. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.


URGENT!!! CRITICAL RECRUITMENT INFORMATION

IF THE SAME POSITION TITLE IS POSTED FOR A DIFFERENT DEPARTMENT, PLEASE SUBMIT A SEPARATE APPLICATION TO BE CONSIDERED BY THE OTHER DEPARTMENT.

  • The evaluation of applications is based on the information submitted by the application deadline. Therefore, in order to have your application properly considered, you should include all relevant dates, i.e., attendance at educational institutions, date degree(s) conferred, etc. Further, provide detailed description of relevant work experience/dates, including months/years of employment. Failure to submit a completed application may eliminate you from the selection process. Resumes may be filed to determine eligibility, but an official City application must be completed prior to appointment.
  • The requirement of “high school graduation” includes the state-issued GED
  • For positions that require an accredited degree, qualifying professional, responsible experience must be obtained AFTER receipt of the accredited degree.
  • Unless otherwise stated, the requirement of “an accredited” degree includes only those degrees obtained from colleges or universities listed with the U.S. Department of Education and recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education.
  • If claiming military veterans preference points, you must attach a copy of your DD- 214 or other qualifying documents prior to the application deadline.
  • Applications submitted in person or by USPS mail must be received by the published Application Deadline, 5:00 p.m., CT. Applications sent via FAX or online must be received by midnight, CT.

POLICY OF NON DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF DISABILITY

The City of KCMO does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. Any applicant requiring an accommodation should contact the KC Water Human Resources Division at (816) 513-0253.