Simply...Garnett, Kansas

​Simply...Garnett, Kansas

Simply...Garnett, Kansas

Full-Time Positions:

Electric Lineman or Journeyman


Department-Electric Distribution


Reports To: Electric Superintendent 

​The City of Garnett is is accepting applications for a full-time Electrical Lineman or Journeyman Lineman. This position is primarily responsible for the construction and maintenance of the City’s electric distribution system and equipment. The ideal candidate will have a high school diploma or GED, commercial driver’s license (or the ability to obtain one within six [6] months) and at least three (3) years lineman experience. Will train the right candidate. The hired candidate must reside within a thirty (30) minute response time of the City of Garnett.


For a complete job description and application, stop by City Hall, 131 W. 5th Ave, Garnett or click the Apply Here button below. Salary based on qualifications, $26-$34/hr. The position will remain open until filled, with the first review of applications occurring on July 8, 2024 EOE





Law Enforcement Positions

The City of Garnett is an equal opportunity employer with benefits for full-time employees that include vacation leave, sick leave, paid holidays, health and life insurance, KPERS retirement (KP&F for Law Enforcement positions), training and more.

Utility Plant Operator

Department: Public Works – Production

Reports To: Utility Production Supervisor

​The City of Garnett is currently accepting applications for the position of Utility Plant Operator.  Duties include the day to day operations of the water and wastewater treatment facilities, as well as the power plant – but will start at the water treatment facility. This position works a rotational day/evening shift of ten-hour days in a forty-hour workweek. The ideal candidate will have a high school diploma or GED and a Class III Kansas Water License.  Candidate must have the ability to obtain a Class III Water Operator Certification through the State of Kansas within three (3) years if they don’t already have a certification. 


For a complete job description and application, stop by City Hall, 131 W. 5th Ave, Garnett, or click the Apply Here button below.. Competitive salary based upon qualifications and excellent benefits package with a starting wage of $15.00.  The position will remain open until filled, with the first review of application occurring on November 27th.  EOE





​​​City Employment Opportunities

Human Resources Department

               Garnett City Hall

               P.O. Box H

               131 West Fifth Avenue

               Garnett, KS  66032

               785.448.5496  Option 9

Public Works Laborer

Department: Public Works – Laborer/Refuse Collector

Reports To: Refuse Department Foreman and Public Works Director


The City of Garnett is accepting applications for the position of Public Works Laborer Refuse Collector. This position is responsible for refuse collection, industrial, commercial and residential. This position may at times be called on to assist other divisions of the Public Works Department, to include distribution, collections, treatment, and streets as well as assist other City Departments such as Parks & Recreation, City Hall, and Code Enforcement. For a complete job description and application, stop by City Hall, 131 W. 5th Ave, Garnett, or click the button below to apply. Salary based on qualifications, $15-$17.50/hr. The position will
remain open until filled, with the first review of applications occurring on July 1. EOE



Equal Employment Opportunity: The City of Garnett is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity, equity, and inclusion as essential elements that create and foster a welcoming workplace. All qualified persons will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, political affiliation, disability or any other factor unrelated to the essential functions of the job. If you wish to identify yourself as a qualified person with a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act and would like to request an accommodation, please address the request to the agency recruiter. Verification of identity and employment eligibility to work in the United States is required by federal law. For a list of acceptable documents that establish these criteria, please refer to the federal Form I-9.