April 17, 2015

LYON COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT is seeking an equipment operator to grade county roads in northeast Lyon County. Must possess a Kansas Commercial Driver’s License and pass drug/physical tests. High school diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent required. Serious applicants only need apply. Applications may be obtained online at or at the Human Resources Dept. in the Lyon County Courthouse. E.O.E.

Equipment Operator

THE LYON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE – has a Full-Time opening for a permanent cook in the jail. This is a non-exempt, 40 hour per week position which starts at $9.72 per hour with Full County Benefits! The cook position works in the Correctional Institution environment, where security is always a priority and there is regular contact with inmate trustees. It does require regular entry into the secure areas of the jail. Appointment of this position requires successful completion of pre-employment background, physical and polygraph examinations and participates in the random drug and alcohol screening program. Application and complete job description may be obtained at the HR Department at the Lyon County Courthouse, 430 Commercial, Emporia, KS 66801 or online at

Food Preparer

LYON COUNTY 911 EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS – Come be part of our team! Being a 911 Emergency Communications Officer is an exciting career which allows you to contribute to the well-being of your community. You will have the potential to impact someone’s life. Every. Single. Day. We serve the highly respected Lyon County Sheriff’s Office, Emporia Fire Department, Lyon County/Emporia EMS, six rural fire departments and other Lyon County agencies, which use state of the art equipment and modern tactical response techniques. We have both advancement and expansion opportunities for those who have the desire to excel with our training, full time benefits and shift schedule. Driver’s License and High School Diploma or GED required. Please see attachment for Job Description. Applications may be obtained online at or at the Human Resources Department in the Lyon County Courthouse.

Emergency Communications Officer

On Call Bus Driver

Part Time Bus Driver

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We conform to all the laws, statutes, and regulations concerning equal employment opportunities and affirmative action. We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to all of our job openings. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information & Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We prohibit Retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint or otherwise oppose discrimination.

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