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Part-Time Public Works Department Assistant

Full–Time Police Officer


Part-Time Public Works Department Assistant

Closing date: Open until filled

Department: Public Works

Supervisor: Public Works Director

FLSA Status: Part-time, Non-Exempt           

Salary Range: $13.25/hr, No Benefits

Schedule: 25 hours per week scheduled between 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday, with hours outside these times as needed.  Evening meeting the second Wednesday of each month and others as needed.

General statement of main duties: The Department Assistant serves as the primary customer service contact for the Public Works Department (the department). The Department Assistant provides primary clerical and administrative assistance to the Public Works Director (department director), including answering phones, processing department mail, filing, processing various permits and licenses, coordinating department meetings and assisting with public correspondence, webpage maintenance and social media, research, reports, document preparation, and other similar duties as assigned.  The Department Assistant prepares agendas, packets and other materials for meetings of the Community Land and Recreation Board and maintains minutes of business conducted. The Department Assistant will also help maintain official records. The Department Assistant will be cross-trained to temporarily fill the role of City Clerk in the absence of the Clerk and to assist with duties as assigned and may assist other departments as assigned.

The Department Assistant shall have a high school diploma, or equivalent, with experience in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook and ability to type at least 40 words per minute.  The Department Assistant must be: self motivated; highly organized; have an ability to learn quickly; have excellent clerical, written and verbal communication and customer service skills; be capable of managing multiple responsibilities and deadlines; and have excellent follow through.  Some college or a college degree and prior relevant experience preferred.

Please fill out the General Employment Application and send it to mchapman@parkvillemo.gov


Full-Time Police Officer:

Closing date: Open until filled

Department: Police Department

Supervisor: Police Chief

FLSA Status: Full Time, Non-Exempt

Salary Range: $37,000/year, With benefits

Uniforms and Equipment: The police department provides starting and replacement equipment and uniform items.

Retirement: The city participates in the Missouri LAGERS retirement system.

Vacation/Holiday Time: Every sworn member of the department receives 80 hours of vacation time per year for the first 5 years of employment (increasing thereafter). Officers also receive 80 hours of holiday time that can be used in conjunction with vacation time.

Sick/Injury Leave: Members accumulate 8 hours of sick leave per month which can be accumulated up to 960 hours. There is also paid time off for bereavement.

Tuition Reimbursement: There is a program in place for tuition reimbursement. A portion of a member’s continuing education may be reimbursed by the city.

Life Insurance: The city provides a life insurance plan and there is a supplemental life insurance plan available to all employees for a nominal fee.

Please submit the Police Employment Application to the Parkville Police Department in person.

City Hall
8880 Clark Avenue
Parkville, MO 64152