Employment Opportunities

 The City of Norton is Accepting Applications for the Following Positions:
The Positions Will Be Open Until Filled. E.O.E., M/F/D.
Norton, Kansas (population 2,880), an industrious and forward thinking community in Northwest Kansas, is seeking a qualified leader to be its next City Administrator.  The City operates under a $14 million dollar budget with 34 full time employees.  A Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration or related field is required, with a minimum of three years of experience in public management preferred.  The City is looking for an Administrator who has strong operational and organizational skills and can successfully manage and communicate well with the governing body, the public, employees, and other public agencies; who can work closely with the Mayor and City Council to set and follow through on present and future goals; and who has the strong ability to assist in preparing budgets.  Salary range is $70,000 to $85,000 annually based on qualifications, with an excellent benefit package including vacation, sick leave, discretionary days, medical insurance, KPERS, deferred compensation and cafeteria plan.  Employment contract will be required.  Must reside in the City of Norton within two months of date of hire.  E.O.E., M/F/D.

Resumes can be emailed to City Clerk Darla Ellis at ntclerk@ruraltel.net or by mailing to City Clerk, P.O. Box 160, Norton, KS 67654.  Resume applications are due by Friday, February 16, 2018.  Position is open until filled. 

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This opening is for the 2018 Pool Season.  Must have or obtain a current "Lifeguard" certification with the American Red Cross, and a current certification in CPR and basic First Aid.  Successful applicant must be at least 16 years of age or older, on or before opening day of the pool.  Application may be picked up at the City Office at 301 E. Washington, during normal business hours. E.O.E., M/F/D.


The City of Norton is accepting applications for the full time position to perform a variety of semi-skilled maintenance and construction tasks for the Public Works department.  The position requires a high school diploma or equivalent, some maintenance experience, and a Kansas CDL.  Salary based on qualifications.  Benefit package included.  Complete application at City Hall, 301 E. Washington, Norton, by March 28, 2018.  E.O.E.  M/F/D.

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