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Thank you for interest in employment with the City of Manhattan. Please use the links on this page to view current job openings with the city. We only accept applications for positions that are currently open and advertised. Our online employment site allows applicants to easily search and apply for open positions.

The City of Manhattan prefers you apply via our online employment application. If you are unable to apply online, you may pick up an application from the Department of Human Resources at 1101 Poyntz Ave. between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Applications must be submitted by the closing date on our employment opportunities page. People requiring assistance should contact the city’s Department of Human Resources at (785) 587-2443.

The City of Manhattan is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Openings

FORESTRY SUMMER SEASONAL   (Open Positions: 3)

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | FORESTRY
Status: Accepting Applications

MANAGEMENT ASSISTANT #1306  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PUBLIC WORKS | PW/ADMINISTRATION
Status: Accepting Applications

ARTS/POTTERY INSTRUCTORS   

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | RECREATION
Status: Accepting Applications

PARK PLANNER (#1702)  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | PARKS/ADMINISTRATION
Status: Accepting Applications

JUNIOR ZOOKEEPER SUPERVISOR  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | SPECIAL SUNSET ZOO
Status: Accepting Applications

ANIMAL KEEPER I (#601)  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | PARKS/SUNSET ZOO
Status: Accepting Applications

CUSTODIAN - WEEKENDS (Z00)  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | SPECIAL SUNSET ZOO
Status: Accepting Applications

INTERN - MUNICIPAL COURT  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
LEGAL | MUNICIPAL COURT
Status: Accepting Applications

SEASONAL LABORER - WATER SUPPLY  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PUBLIC WORKS | WATER/SUPPLY & TREATMENT
Status: Accepting Applications

SEASONAL LABORER - UTILITIES  (Open Positions: 3)

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PUBLIC WORKS | SPECIAL STREET & HIGHWAY
Status: Accepting Applications

EVENT STAFF - FLINT HILLS DISCOVERY CENTER  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | DISCOVERY CENTER
Status: Accepting Applications

SEASONAL EDUCATOR FHDC   

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | DISCOVERY CENTER
Status: Accepting Applications

COMMUNITY RELATIONS INTERN  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | PARKS/ADMINISTRATION
Status: Accepting Applications

RECREATION ATTENDANT / PERSONAL TRAINER (SEASONAL)  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | PARKS/DOUGLAS CENTER
Status: Accepting Applications

RECREATION ATTENDANT (SEASONAL)  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | PARKS/DOUGLAS CENTER
Status: Accepting Applications

FIRE HYDRANT MAINTENANCE  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
FIRE | FIRE/TECHNICAL SERVI/PUBL
Status: Accepting Applications

PROGRAM ASSISTANT - SUNSET ZOO  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | SPECIAL SUNSET ZOO
Status: Accepting Applications

SEASONAL LABORER WWTP  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PUBLIC WORKS | WW/TREATMENT
Status: Accepting Applications

CEMETERY SUMMER SEASONAL  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | CEMETERIES
Status: Accepting Applications

ATTENDANT  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | PARKS/SUNSET ZOO
Status: Accepting Applications

HORTICULTURE SUMMER SEASONAL  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | HORTICULTURE
Status: Accepting Applications

PARK SUMMER SEASONAL   

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | PARKS
Status: Accepting Applications

SENIOR PLANNER - CURRENT PLANNING  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | CD/ADMINISTRATION
Status: Accepting Applications

ADULT SOFTBALL PROGRAM SUPERVISOR  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | RECREATION
Status: Accepting Applications

ADULT SOFTBALL SCOREKEEPER  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | RECREATION
Status: Accepting Applications

ADULT SOFTBALL UMPIRE  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | RECREATION
Status: Accepting Applications

YOUTH SOFTBALL UMPIRE  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | RECREATION
Status: Accepting Applications

YOUTH BASEBALL UMPIRE  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | RECREATION
Status: Accepting Applications

SWIM AMERICA COACH - AQUATICS – PARKS AND RECREATION  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | RECREATION
Status: Accepting Applications

WATER PARK - AQUATICS - CUSTOMER SERVICE  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | Pools
Status: Accepting Applications

WATER PARK - AQUATICS - LIFEGUARD  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | Pools
Status: Accepting Applications

FACILITY SUPERVISOR  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | PARKS/CITY PARKS
Status: Accepting Applications

ATHLETIC FIELD MAINTENANCE WORKER   

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | RECREATION
Status: Accepting Applications

GROUP LEADER (Little Apple Day Camp)  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | RECREATION
Status: Accepting Applications

DAY CAMP DIRECTOR (Little Apple Day Camp)  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | RECREATION
Status: Accepting Applications

YOUTH SPORTS PROGRAM SUPERVISOR  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | RECREATION
Status: Accepting Applications

YOGA INSTRUCTOR  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | PARKS/DOUGLAS CENTER
Status: Accepting Applications

GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTOR  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | PARKS/DOUGLAS CENTER
Status: Accepting Applications

YOUTH SOCCER OFFICIAL  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | RECREATION
Status: Accepting Applications

ZUMBA INSTRUCTOR  

City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS
PARKS & RECREATION | PARKS/DOUGLAS CENTER
Status: Accepting Applications