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GENERAL (FT & PT)

CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT MANAGER

Posted April 4, 2017 11:30 AM | Open Until Filled

Description: The objective of the Capital Improvement Project Manager is to assist in timely completion of the capital improvement projects identified in the Capital... Full Description

ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN - PUBLIC WORKS/ SANITARY SEWER

Posted November 11, 2016 12:55 PM | Open Until Filled

The City of Joplin is currently seeking a Sanitary Sewer Engineering Technician. This new position’s primary duties are to collect and manage data, including GIS and... Full Description

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR/ PUBLIC WORKS

Posted March 27, 2018 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

DESCRIPTION: Under general supervision, performs skilled work in the operation of light and medium maintenance and/or construction equipment, and performs skilled and... Full Description

Laborer I - Public Works Recycling Center

Posted April 10, 2018 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Title: Laborer I ... Full Description

LABORER I - Public Works or Parks

Posted February 22, 2017 5:00 PM | Open Until Filled

Description: Under supervision, is responsible for performing strenuous unskilled and some semi-skilled labor of routine difficulty, semi-skilled building... Full Description

LABORER II- Public Works Department or Parks Department

Posted November 11, 2016 2:07 PM | Open Until Filled

DESCRIPTION: Under direct to general supervision, is responsible for performing strenuous unskilled or semi-skilled labor of routine difficulty, including semi-skilled... Full Description

Neighborhood Improvement Officer

Posted March 15, 2018 | Open Until Filled

Description: Under general supervision, enforces a variety of City Codes, including weed, trash, fences, and abandoned/inoperable vehicle codes, on residential and... Full Description

PARKS CARETAKER

Posted June 5, 2018 4:00 PM | Open Until Filled

Description: Under general supervision, performs a variety of semi-skilled and manual labor oriented building and grounds maintenance/repair work, involving operation of... Full Description

Transit Dispatcher

Posted October 10, 2017 1:00 PM | Open Until Filled

Description: Under general supervision, performs daily dispatching services for the City of Joplin's paratransit system. Reports directly to the Transportation... Full Description

TRANSIT DRIVER I - PULIC WORKS- MAPS

Posted April 26, 2017 1:20 PM | Open Until Filled

Description: Under supervision, is responsible for providing public transportation in a demand response mode for the Metro Area Public Transit System or (MAPS).... Full Description

TRANSIT DRIVER II - PUBLIC WORKS/ MAPS

Posted October 15, 2015 6:18 PM | Open Until Filled

DESCRIPTION: Under supervision, is responsible for providing public transportation in a demand response mode for the Metro Area Public Transit System or (MAPS) and in a... Full Description

HUMAN RESOURCES

INTERNSHIP -FITNESS TRAINER - SAFETY/ HR, non-paid, for college credit

Posted December 12, 2016 9:07 AM | Open Until Filled

If interested in an Unpaid internship with the City, please fill out an application and submit to HR. Title: Fitness Trainer Internship Department: Human Resources ... Full Description

INTERNSHIP- SAFETY/ HR, non-paid, for College Credit

Posted August 20, 2015 2:40 PM | Open Until Filled

If interested in an Unpaid internship with the City, please fill out an application and submit to HR. Title: Safety Internship Department: Human Resources Type of... Full Description

PARKS & REC

AQUATIC SUPERVISOR - SEASONAL

Posted January 9, 2018 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Description: Essential functions include direct supervision of all aquatic staff including selection and evaluation of staff; organize and supervise Swimming Lesson... Full Description

Cashier - PT - Athletic Complex

Posted January 9, 2018 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Title: Cashier- PT ... Full Description

Cashier - Seasonal - Pools

Posted January 9, 2018 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Description: Under the general supervision, collect money from Pool or Golf and Sports Complex customers. General Duties and Responsibilities: The... Full Description

INTERNSHIP - PARKS AND RECREATION - Non-Paid, For College Credit

Posted March 10, 2017 3:30 PM | Open Until Filled

JOB SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the Recreation Coordinator, Interns will provide assistance with the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of... Full Description

LIFEGUARD

Posted January 9, 2018 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Title: Lifeguard - Seasonal ... Full Description

PARKS CARETAKER

Posted June 5, 2018 4:00 PM | Open Until Filled

Description: Under general supervision, performs a variety of semi-skilled and manual labor oriented building and grounds maintenance/repair work, involving operation of... Full Description

POOL OPERATOR

Posted January 9, 2018 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Title: Pool Operator ... Full Description

Recreation Instructor -PT - Athletic Complex

Posted January 9, 2018 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Title: Recreation Instructor (Seasonal) ... Full Description

PUBLIC SAFETY

DETENTION OFFICER ( Female Staff)

Posted May 25, 2018 5:00 PM | Open Until Filled

Description: Under general supervision, supervises inmates in all activities of facility routine. Assignments include booking and releasing of prisoners, accepting... Full Description

FIREFIGHTER/ EMT- Tri-State Firefighter Testing - June 16, 2018

Posted February 7, 2018 2:05 PM | Open Until Filled

Tri State TESTING: June 16, 2018 REGISTRATION SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 5:00 p.m., Friday, June 08, 2018 WRITTEN Time: 8:00 AM Location: Joplin Public... Full Description

POLICE OFFICER TESTING - To Be Determined

Posted March 12, 2018 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

If interested in becoming a police officer, please submit an application and we will notify you when we have our next test scheduled! POLICE OFFICER TESTING - May 12th... Full Description

PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS OPERATOR - (DISPATCHER)

Posted September 16, 2016 5:25 PM | Open Until Filled

Currently we have 2 positions OPEN! Applications are taken all year long, when we have openings, those with applications in will be notified if they are scheduled for a... Full Description

Public Safety Communications Operator - Part Time (Dispatcher)

Posted September 1, 2017 | Open Until Filled

Description: Part-time Position Under general supervision, answers regular and emergency 911 phone calls and operates two-way radios to answer questions, dispatch... Full Description

SEASONAL EMPLOYMENT

CASHIER - PT - GOLF COURSE

Posted January 11, 2018 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Title: Cashier- Seasonal - Golf Course ... Full Description

SEASONAL LABORER - PARKS(Maintanence, Golf, Athletic Complex, Cemeteries)

Posted March 15, 2018 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Tasks : (Generally 40 hours per week). Essential functions of this position include but are not limited to streets and grounds maintenance, operating light... Full Description

SEASONAL LABORERS - Public Works (Streets, Sewer Maint)

Posted March 27, 2018 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Tasks : (Generally 40 hours per week). Essential functions of this position include but are not limited to streets and grounds maintenance, operating light... Full Description