Employment Opportunities

Seasonal Laborer

$11.00 - $13.00 Hourly
Department: Parks and Recreation

 

Seasonal semi-skilled laborer position is responsible for providing general labor maintenance skills within the City of Lawrence Department of Parks and Recreation.

Updated April 14


911 Telecommunicator

$14.00 - $16.00 Hourly

 

The purpose of this position is to ensure timely and appropriate responses to emergency and nonemergency situations by maintaining structured and organized communications while dispatching police, fire, and EMS personnel and apparatus.

Updated April 14


Utilities Laborer

$16.00 - $24.00 Hourly
Department: Utilities

 

Responsible for the performance of daily operational tasks as assigned by the department manager. May be required to be in an on-call rotation. May be required to report to work after hours during emergencies related to plant or other utility infrastructure failures, snow removal tasks or other emergencies as declared by the Utility Superintendent and/or Director of Operations.

Updated April 12


Building Inspector

$45,000.00 Annually
Department: Public Works

 

Under general supervision of the Director of the Department of Public Works, this position is responsible for performing technical duties in conducting field inspections to ensure compliance with applicable Federal, State and Local Codes and Ordinances concerning building construction. Prospective employee must be able to read and interpret building codes, obtain/maintain International Code Council certifications, City of Lawrence Municipal Code, and other related regulations. Additionally, the successful candidate must be able to inspect construction-related activities, on both a reactive and proactive basis, properly document investigation activities and initiate enforcement actions where appropriate. Interactions may occasionally be adversarial and the employee must use proper conflict resolution skills and judgment to resolve both technical and interpersonal issues related to code compliance.

Updated April 12


Records Clerk

$12.00 Hourly
Part-time

 

The City of Lawrence Police Department is seeking strong candidates who possess high energy, the ability to work independently, personal integrity and proven interpersonal skills with cash handling experience. This position requires a great deal of multi-tasking in sometimes stressful situations. Records Clerks are responsible for maintaining the police department reception window, data entry, answering phones, and other duties as directed. Candidates must have a proven work history of fast paced, high level customer service experience.

Updated April 12


Street Laborer

$10.93 - $23.20 Hourly
Full-time / Permanent
Department: Street Department

 

Laborer position is responsible for providing general labor maintenance skills associated with repair and maintenance of City roads, right-of-ways, and infrastructure within the City of Lawrence Department of Public Works’ Street Department.

Updated April 12


Office Clerk

$12.00 - $15.00 Hourly
Part-time
Department: Controller's Office

 

The front desk clerk performs routine clerical and administrative work in answering telephones, greeting the public, providing customer assistance, data processing, and record-keeping.

Updated April 12


Maintenance Worker

$12.00 - $19.00 Hourly
Full-time / Permanent
Department: Parks and Recreation

 

Maintenance Worker position is responsible for providing general labor maintenance skills associated with the repair and maintenance of City Parks, buildings, grounds and recreational equipment within the City of Lawrence Department of Parks and Recreation.

Updated April 12