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.


Nex-Generation Student Intern

The City of Norton will be hiring a 2019 Nex-Generation Student Intern to work with the Public Works Department, performing a variety of routine maintenance and construction tasks.  Work will include mowing and trimming, painting, traffic control, assisting with water line replacement, refuse collection, and assisting other departments with general maintenance when needed.  The 2019 internship dates run from May 29, 2019 through August 2, 2019.  The online application is available at 

www.nex-generation.org.
Nex-Generation Student Intern

The City of Norton will be hiring a 2019 Nex-Generation Student Intern to work with the Public Works Department, performing a variety of routine maintenance and construction tasks.  Work will include mowing and trimming, painting, traffic control, assisting with water line replacement, refuse collection, and assisting other departments with general maintenance when needed.  The 2019 internship dates run from May 29, 2019 through August 2, 2019.  The online application is available at 

www.nex-generation.org.

ELECTRIC LINEPERSON

The City of Norton is accepting applications for the position of ELECTRIC LINEPERSON.  Performs skilled and semi-skilled work in the construction, maintenance and repair of electric distribution system with ability to perform heavy manual labor and operate motorized equipment.  Performs the more complex and hazardous lineman duties under a minimum amount of supervision.  The position requires a minimum of 3 years’ experience in electric line construction and maintenance, or 2 years’ experience with a qualified lineman’s school diploma.  A Kansas Driver’s License is required and must possess a Commercial Driver’s License within six months of hire date.  Salary range is $46,735 to $68,632 plus benefits.  Applications are available at the City Office at 301 E. Washington or http://cityofnorton.com/DocumentCenter/View/466/The-Employment-Application.  Send completed application to City Clerk, Box 160, Norton, KS, 67654. Position open until filled.  E.O.E.  M/F/D.


PATROL OFFICER

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS!

Are you looking for a rewarding, exciting and challenging career?

Do you want to make a difference in your community? 

The Norton Police Department is currently seeking to hire a patrol officer!

 

This isn’t just another police job, this is a professional/progressive police agency that takes great pride in our supportive community and pride in our officers!    

 

Currently offering $1,000 move reimbursement for qualified applicants!

Shifts: Our officers enjoy 12 hour shifts that allow for, every other Friday, Saturday, Sunday OFF regardless of seniority level.  All shifts primarily consist of two patrol officers.   

Salary: The range for this position is $18.81 to $27.63/hour, depending on education and previous law enforcement experience and/or certifications. There is additional compensation through opportunities for overtime and shift differential as well.   

Benefits:  The Norton Police Department offers an excellent benefit package that includes a single or family health, vision and dental insurance, KPERS, personal days, paid vacation, paid sick leave, paid holidays. 

Minimum Requirements: This position requires a willingness to work ALL rotating shifts, including days, afternoons and evenings, plus weekends and holidays.  Applicants must be 21 years of age, possess a high school diploma or GED (college preferred) and no felony convictions. Applicants must be able to pass an oral board review, psychological examination, extensive background check, drug screen and physical. Requires the possession of a valid Kansas driver’s license in good standing, by the date of hire. NO Brady/Giglio issues.

Applying:   For more information and/or in order to apply, please email police@cityofnorton.com to request an application or call us at 785-877-5010.   CLOSING DATE:  11/30/2021 

WATER/WASTEWATER PLANT SUPERVISOR

The City of Norton, Kansas, is accepting applications for the position of Water/Wastewater Plant Supervisor, to work under the general direction of the City Administrator.  Position supervises and participates in the operation, maintenance and repair of the water plant and wastewater plant facilities, lift stations, water wells and water tower.  Must possess or be able to obtain a Class 2 Wastewater Plant Operator’s certificate, and/or Class 3 Water Treatment Plant Operator’s certificate, as specified by KDHE.  A Kansas Driver’s License is required and must possess a Commercial Driver’s License within six months of hire date.  Salary range is $52,601 to $77,246 plus benefits.  Applications are available at the City Office at 301 E. Washington or http://cityofnorton.com/DocumentCenter/View/466/The-Employment-Application.  Send completed application to City Administrator, Box 160, Norton, KS, 67654. Position open until filled.  E.O.E.  M/F/D.

 

WATER/WASTEWATER PLANT OPERATOR 

The City of Norton is accepting applications for the position of Wastewater/Water Plant Operator to perform manual work in the operation and maintenance of the water and/or wastewater treatment plants, lift stations and related facilities. Some experience in operation and minor maintenance of mechanical and electrical equipment preferred. Must possess Kansas CDL within 6 months of employment and must obtain a Class II Wastewater Certificate or Class III Water Certificate within 2 years of hire date. Possession of Class II Wastewater Plant Operator’s Certificate or Class III Water Operator’s Certificate preferred. Salary range is $34,775 to $51,069 plus benefits. Applications are available at the City Office at 301 E. Washington or Click HereSend completed application to City Administrator, Box 160, Norton, KS, 67654. Position open until filled. E.O.E. M/F/D.