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Location: City of Manhattan, Manhattan, KS 66502
Department: LEGAL
Job Status: Part-Time
Status: Accepting Applications
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Job Description


(Regular/ Part-time / Non-exempt)   Starting wage:  $13.37/hr. 

Open Until Filled

Reports to:  Court Administrator


The primary duty of the Parking Control Officer is to issue citations pursuant to municipal code ordinance violations in the enforcement of overtime parking in business districts. Parking Control Officers are part of Municipal Court, which is responsible for managing and operating the City’s parking control and enforcement efforts, including all revenue collection, and hearings related to parking violations.

 For a complete job description including essential functions, 

CLICK HERE:   Parking Control Officer (043019).pdf