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Kansas City Area Job Leads (January 2012)

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

As a service to all Kansas City area job seekers, I will post any job leads I receive from local Human Resources, recruiters, and other reputable sources. Please send contributions to info@kansascitycareerservices.com. Let’s get everyone back to work!

Meg Montford, Executive Career Coach

City of Olathe – 1-30-2012

Police Officers (Job ID:  201200013) – Police – The City of Olathe, Kansas is seeking qualified individuals for employment to enforce local, state and federal laws, to aid citizens, investigate crimes, and enforce traffic regulations.  Qualified candidates must have above average written and verbal communication skills; a High Diploma/GED; be at least 21 years of age; correctable vision to 20/20; and have no commissions/convictions of any felony.  Must pass a written test, physical agility test, oral board interview, polygraph, in depth background investigation, Chief of Police interview, a psychological evaluation, and a pre-employment physical and drug screen. Applicants must reside within a 45 mile radius of the Olathe Police Department within one year of employment date.  Starting Salary:  No previous experience: $38,417; Lateral Officer Starting range: $39,956 – $45,822 based on years of patrol experience.  Top out salary:  $65,228.   Please visit our website at for additional information regarding the hiring process.  Apply online at www.olatheks.org or in Human Resources, City of Olathe, 100 East Santa Fe, Olathe, KS  66061. Application Deadline: 2-24-2012

Aquatic Facility Maintenance Technician (Job ID:  201200012) – Parks & Recreations – Perform scheduled maintenance, installation and repair of complex aquatic electrical, pump/motor and plumbing systems.  Maintain, repair Parks & Recreation infrastructure, support city’s snow removal plan.  Requires four years experience in the maintenance of equipment associated with aquatic systems or similar field.  High school diploma or GED.  Aquatic Facility Operator Certification, or the ability to obtain one within six months of employment. Basic knowledge test will be administered.  Must have a valid driver’s license with a favorable driving record.  Successfully pass a background investigation, pre-employment physical and drug screen.  Salary:  $35,412/yr – $45,400/yr DOQ.  Apply online at www.olatheks.org or in Human Resources, City of Olathe, 100 East Santa Fe, Olathe, Kansas, 66061.  Application Deadline:  2-3-2012

Maintenance Worker II (Job ID:  201200008) – Parks & Recreation – Perform construction, operation, repair and preventative maintenance on park infrastructure.  Ability to operate a variety of equipment and tools such as:  trucks, snowplows, salt spreader, hand tools, power tools, lawn equipment, electronic test meters, pumps, and various other vehicles and equipment.  Requires one year maintenance worker experience, high school diploma or GED.  Basic knowledge test will be administered.  Must have a valid commercial driver’s (CDL) license, class B within six months of employment and able to pass a background investigation, pre-employment physical and drug screen.  Salary:  $30,264/yr – $38,800/yr DOQ.  Apply online at www.olatheks.org or in Human Resources, City of Olathe, 100 East Santa Fe, Olathe, Kansas, 66061.  Application Deadline:  2-3-2012

Division Manager (Job ID:  201100137)  – Fire (Building Codes) – To plan, direct, manage, supervise and oversee the activities and operations of the Building Codes Division of the Fire Department and act as the Chief Building Official for the City of Olathe.  Manage the Codes Administration functions of the City of Olathe, including development of policies and procedures and budget management.  Monitor and evaluate efficiency and effectiveness of the Codes Division’s work plan including assigned projects and programmatic areas.  Requires 8 – 10 yrs of progressive experience in the design, construction and inspection of public, commercial, industrial, and residential buildings, 3 – 5 yrs administrative and supervisory responsibility.  Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.  Major course work in engineering, architecture, construction management, business administration, public administration, or related field.  Possession of Internal Code Council certification as a Certified Building Official.  Master Code Professional, or the ability to obtain this designation once hired.  Salary Range:  $62,556/yr – $80,200/yr DOQ.  Must have a valid driver’s license and able to successfully pass a background investigation, pre-employment physical and drug screen.  Apply online at www.olatheks.org or in Human Resources, City of Olathe, 100 East Santa Fe, Olathe, Kansas, 66061.  Application Deadline:  2-3-2012

Process Engineer (Wastewater) (Job ID:  201100131) – Public Works – Responsible for understanding the cause and effect of wastewater treatment processes and providing engineering expertise and technical guidance to staff. Utilize knowledge of treatment operations and maintenance, process optimization and control, regulatory compliance, and systems to evaluate and develop standard operating procedures and process controls for both water and wastewater treatment facilities. Oversee wastewater treatment processes to ensure federal, state, and local regulatory compliance. Communicate effectively with all levels of staff.  Six or more years of progressive experience in process analyses, operational troubleshooting, and design of water and wastewater treatment processes.  Strong understanding of treatment operations and maintenance, process optimization and control, and regulatory compliance. Hands-on experience with BNR Wastewater Treatment Plant Facilities preferred.  Bachelor of Science degree with major course work in Civil, Mechanical, Chemical, or Environmental Engineering; Master of Science degree preferred.  Possession of a Kansas Professional Engineer Registration.  Salary:  DOQ.  Must have a valid driver’s license and able to pass a background investigation, pre-employment physical, and drug screen.  Apply online at www.olatheks.org or in Human Resources, City of Olathe, 100 East Santa Fe, Olathe, Kansas, 66061.  Application Deadline: Open until filled

Process Engineer (Water Production) (Job ID:  201100133) – Public Works – Responsible for understanding the cause and effect of water treatment processes and providing engineering expertise and technical guidance to staff.  Utilize knowledge of treatment operations and maintenance, process optimization and control, regulatory compliance, and systems to evaluate and develop standard operating procedures and process controls for both water and wastewater treatment facilities. Oversee water treatment processes to ensure federal, state, and local regulatory compliance.  Communicate effectively with all levels of staff.  Six or more years of progressive experience in process analyses, operational troubleshooting, and design of water and wastewater treatment processes.  Strong understanding of treatment operations and maintenance, process optimization and control, and regulatory compliance. Hands-on experience with Membrane Filtration Water Plant Facilities and conventional filtration facilities preferred.  Bachelor of Science degree with major course work in Civil, Mechanical, Chemical, or Environmental Engineering; Master of Science degree preferred. Possession of a Kansas Professional Engineer Registration.  Salary:  DOQ.  Must have a valid driver’s license and able to pass a background investigation, pre-employment physical, and drug screen.  Apply online at www.olatheks.org or in Human Resources, City of Olathe, 100 East Santa Fe, Olathe, Kansas, 66061.  Application Deadline: Open until filled