Simply...Garnett, Kansas

The City of Garnett is seeking Lifeguards.  The Lifeguard oversees the safety of members and program participants of the pool areas as well as responsible for informing and serving activity center members and volunteers in a premier fashion. Lifeguards are expected to emphasize member service, character development, the mission statement, and work with membership retention and promotion. As a lifeguard you may also be asked to help with the instruction of swim lessons. Must be 15 by end of certification. Applicants must pass a lifeguard certification course to be eligible for employment. Applications are due by March 3rd. This position must be applied for in person at Garnett City Hall, 131 W. 5th Avenue, Garnett. The position will remain open until filled  EOE.

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.

Summertime Youth Concession Stand Worker

Lifeguards for Municipal Pool

Part-Time Park & Cemetery Maintenance Worker

City Employment Opportunities

The City of Garnett is seeking a permanent part-time Park and Cemetery Maintenance Worker.  Work is seasonal, from March until October, not to exceed 999 hours annually.  Duties include manual labor assisting the Parks Department in maintenance of city parks, ball fields, lakes, cemetery, city properties, as well as nuisance properties and other related duties.  Skills required include the ability to operate lawn mowers, tractors, weed eaters, chain saws, brush cutters, and gravesite preparation. 


For a complete job description and application, stop by City Hall, 131 W. 5th Avenue, Garnett, or apply online.  Pay is based on qualifications, $8.00-12.00/hr.  The position will remain open until filled.  EOE.

Human Resources Department

Garnett City Hall

P.O. Box H

131 West Fifth Avenue

Garnett, KS  66032


785.448.5496  Option 9

The City of Garnett is seeking Summertime Youth Concession Stand Workers.  Work is between 12 – 20 hours per week.  The concession stand worker is responsible for operating a safe, friendly, and properly stocked concession stand. For a complete job description and application, stop by City Hall, 131 W. 5th Avenue, Garnett. The position will remain open until filled.  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.