Job Opportunities

Whether you’re interested in working for the City of Neodesha, or you’re looking for jobs in the private sector, Neodesha has career opportunities for you! 

** See link at the bottom of this page to print off an application for the City of Neodesha **

Plus, we're located in a Rural Opportunity Zone, so job seekers who relocate here may enjoy incentives like tax breaks or student loan assistance.

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Electric Lineman

This position is under the direction of the Electric Superintendent. The Electric Lineman performs skilled work in the construction and maintenance of the electric distribution system. The employee in this position is responsible for exercising judgment as to the details of assigned work within prescribed operating procedures. The Electric Lineman is responsible for maintenance of electric lines, electric equipment and transformers and meters. The work is performed in potentially hazardous conditions due to the presence of energized electrical conductors and accessories.  Work is performed according to departmental procedures, practices and safety regulations.

Additional Compensation Benefits this position:  Neodesha Electric Department employees classified as Electric Linemen shall be offered the opportunity to enroll in a four-year Lineman training program.  Upon successfully completing each year of training, the employee classified as an Electric Lineman shall receive a one dollar pay increase.  Additionally, employees classified as Electric Linemen shall receive retention pay in the amount of $2,000, after taxes have been withheld.  Such retention pay shall be included in the last full pay period of the year, in recognition of retaining their position with the City of Neodesha for the previous 12 months.

Any questions regarding this position, please contact Brandon Hearn, Electric Superintendent, (620) 325-5227.  EOE


Laborer - Public Works Department

This position provides in general, support to all operations of the Public Works Department.  Specifically, the Laborer performs the primary tasks to ensure parks are kept clean, streets, water, waste water, and solid waste operations are carried out.  The position also carries out various construction projects including building forms, pouring, and finishing concrete; Operates various pieces of equipment including trucks, backhoes, skid loaders, road graders, brush hogs, and mowers; Performs various maintenance tasks on city owned right-of-ways, parks, and swimming pools; Maintains city streets, public facilities, and flood properties; Uses welders, push mowers, weed-eaters, other small equipment in the completion of various tasks; Assists in snow removal and ice control. Any questions regarding this position, please contact Ryan Toms, Public Works Director, (620) 325-2831.  EOE


Seasonal Groundskeeper - Public Works Department/Parks

This position is responsible for weed eating and mowing local buildings and landmarks in Neodesha.  Applicants for hire must be at least 17 years of age. Any questions regarding this position, please contact Penmac Staffing Services, 123 W Main, Independence, KS  67301 - (620) 331-7600.  EOE


Penmac Staffing Services, Inc  

For temporary/part-time and seasonal employment

123 W Main, Independence, KS  67301
(620) 331-7600