Job Openings

Clay County is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Thank you for your interest in a position with Clay County.

Human Resources Office:

Director Human Resources

Administration Building
Courthouse Square
Liberty, MO 64068
Phone: (816) 407-3665/ Fax:(816) 407-3661
 

E-mail Human Resources

Seasonal Positions, Parks

Seasonal summer positions at Smithville Lake are available through Penmac Staffing. Please visit www.penmac.com or call 816-524-5442.

Available positions

Operator I - Highway Department
Golf Course Technician - Facilities Management
Web Developer/Analyst - Information Technology Department
Park Security Manager - Parks
Parks Specialist III - Parks
Historic Sites Specialist II - Historic Sites
Deputy Recorder - Recorder of Deeds' Office


Operator I, Highway Department

The County of Clay, Missouri has an opening for a Operator I position. The primary purpose of this position is to perform professional level tasks in the construction and maintenance of county roadways. This position requires a Class A CDL with ability to obtain HazMat and Tanker endorsements within 6 months of hire.

Clay County offers a great benefit package to regular full and part-time employees including two defined benefit retirement plans fully funded by the County and a deferred-compensation plan with a match on the first 6% contributed. We also offer three medical plans including a high deductible plan (premium paid in full by the County for full-time employees), dental, vision, two flexible spending accounts, and supplemental plans. Full-time employees are also offered life insurance (2X annual salary) paid by the County, paid vacation/sick leave, 13 paid holidays, LTD and tuition reimbursement.

Working Hours:
6:30 am- 5:00 p.m. M-T

Starting Salary:
$12.90 - $13.72/hour, plus Benefits.

EOE/M/F/D/V. Position is opened until filled. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of application packet, but can be added. The required County Employment Application Form is available here or at:
Clay County Administrative Building
1 Courthouse Square
Liberty, MO 64068

Employee Benefit Summary | Employment Application Form

Attached Documents:

Job Description (pdf)
Supplemental Application Form (pdf)




Golf Course Technician, Facilities Management

The County of Clay, Missouri has an opening for a full-time Golf Course Technician. The primary purpose of this entry level position is to perform general maintenance of systems/grounds including greens, tees, fairways and rough, bunkers and irrigation/drainage systems; variety of basic building janitorial tasks; and assist customers of the golf courses.

Clay County offers a great benefit package to regular full and part-time employees including two defined benefit retirement plans fully funded by the County and a deferred-compensation plan with a match on the first 6% contributed. We also offer three medical plans including a high deductible plan (premium paid in full by the County for full-time employees), dental, vision, two flexible spending accounts, and supplemental plans. Full-time employees are also offered life insurance (2X annual salary) paid by the County, paid vacation/sick leave, 13 paid holidays, LTD and tuition reimbursement.

Starting Salary:
$11.64 - $12.38/hour, plus Benefits.

EOE/M/F/D/V. Position is opened until filled. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of application packet, but can be added. The required County Employment Application Form is available here or at:
Clay County Administrative Building
1 Courthouse Square
Liberty, MO 64068

Employee Benefit Summary | Employment Application Form




Web Developer/Analyst, Information Technology Department

The County of Clay, Missouri has an opening for a Web Developer/Analyst. The primary purpose of this position is to design, develop and maintain web-based software for use by county staff and constituents as well as configuration and maintenance of back-end systems intended for this purpose.

Clay County offers a great benefit package to regular full and part-time employees including two defined benefit retirement plans fully funded by the County and a deferred-compensation plan with a match on the first 6% contributed. We also offer three medical plans including a high deductible plan (premium paid in full by the County for full-time employees), dental, vision, two flexible spending accounts, and supplemental plans. Full-time employees are also offered life insurance (2X annual salary) paid by the County, paid vacation/sick leave, 13 paid holidays, LTD and tuition reimbursement.

Starting Salary:
$65,000/year, plus Benefits.

EOE/M/F/D/V. Position is opened until filled. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of County Employment Application, but can be added. The County Employment Application Form is available on this page or at:
Clay County Administrative Building
1 Courthouse Square
Liberty, MO 64068

Employee Benefit Summary | Employment Application Form




Park Security Manager, Parks

The County of Clay, Missouri has an opening for a Park Security Manager. This position manages and leads a crew of Missouri P.O.S.T. certified law enforcement and non-certified security personnel whose major responsibility is to provide visitors and employees with safe and enjoyable parks and historic sites.

Clay County offers a great benefit package to regular full and part-time employees including two defined benefit retirement plans fully funded by the County and a deferred-compensation plan with a match on the first 6% contributed. We also offer three medical plans including a high deductible plan (premium paid in full by the County for full-time employees), dental, vision, two flexible spending accounts, and supplemental plans. Full-time employees are also offered life insurance (2X annual salary) paid by the County, paid vacation/sick leave, 13 paid holidays, LTD and tuition reimbursement.

Starting Salary:
$54,262 - $57,560/year, plus Benefits.

EOE/M/F/D/V. Position is opened until filled. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of County Employment Application, but can be added. The County Employment Application Form is available on this page or at:
Clay County Administrative Building
1 Courthouse Square
Liberty, MO 64068

Employee Benefit Summary | Employment Application Form




Parks Specialist III, Parks

The County of Clay, Missouri has an opening for a Park Specialist III. This position maintains all aspects of the parks fee collection accounts, including the collection and tracking of fee collection revenues, managing fee collection procedures and supervising and scheduling temporary/seasonal employees. This position also interprets park regulations and assists the office administrative as staff as needed.

Clay County offers a great benefit package to regular full and part-time employees including two defined benefit retirement plans fully funded by the County and a deferred-compensation plan with a match on the first 6% contributed. We also offer three medical plans including a high deductible plan (premium paid in full by the County for full-time employees), dental, vision, two flexible spending accounts, and supplemental plans. Full-time employees are also offered life insurance (2X annual salary) paid by the County, paid vacation/sick leave, 13 paid holidays, LTD and tuition reimbursement.

Starting Salary:
$35,935 - $38,440/year, plus Benefits.

EOE/M/F/D/V. Position is opened until filled. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of County Employment Application, but can be added. The County Employment Application Form is available on this page or at:
Clay County Administrative Building
1 Courthouse Square
Liberty, MO 64068

Employee Benefit Summary | Employment Application Form




Historic Sites Specialist II , Historic Sites

The County of Clay, Missouri has an opening for a Historic Sites Specialist II. This position is responsible for the daily operations of Clay County Historic Sites; Jesse James Birthplace, Jesse James Bank Museum, Mt. Gilead Church & School, and the Pharis Farm. This position serves the public at each of these sites in a professional manner and assists the Historic Sites Manager as needed.

Clay County offers a great benefit package to regular full and part-time employees including two defined benefit retirement plans fully funded by the County and a deferred-compensation plan with a match on the first 6% contributed. We also offer three medical plans including a high deductible plan (premium paid in full by the County for full-time employees), dental, vision, two flexible spending accounts, and supplemental plans. Full-time employees are also offered life insurance (2X annual salary) paid by the County, paid vacation/sick leave, 13 paid holidays, LTD and tuition reimbursement.

Starting Salary:
$14.32 - $15.21/hour, plus Benefits.

EOE/M/F/D/V. Position is opened until filled. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of County Employment Application, but can be added. The County Employment Application Form is available on this page or at:
Clay County Administrative Building
1 Courthouse Square
Liberty, MO 64068

Employee Benefit Summary | Employment Application Form




Deputy Recorder, Recorder of Deeds' Office

The County of Clay, Missouri has an opening for a Deputy Recorder. The primary purpose of this position is to record, preserve, and maintain multiple types of public records including land records, marriage licenses, UCC filings and military discharges according to compliance with state laws and regulations. This positon will work with the public providing general information and assisting with retrieval of records.

Clay County offers a great benefit package to regular full and part-time employees including two defined benefit retirement plans fully funded by the County and a deferred-compensation plan with a match on the first 6% contributed. We also offer three medical plans including a high deductible plan (premium paid in full by the County for full-time employees), dental, vision, two flexible spending accounts, and supplemental plans. Full-time employees are also offered life insurance (2X annual salary) paid by the County, paid vacation/sick leave, 13 paid holidays, LTD and tuition reimbursement.

Working Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Monday - Friday)

Starting Salary:
$32,000 - $40,518/year, plus Benefits.

EOE/M/F/D/V. Position is opened until filled. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of County Employment Application, but can be added. The County Employment Application Form is available on this page or at:
Clay County Administrative Building
1 Courthouse Square
Liberty, MO 64068

Employee Benefit Summary | Employment Application Form




Clay County participates in the E-Verify Program.
To view employment rights under this regulation, see below. El Condado de Clay participa en el programa E-Verify. Para ver los derechos laborales en virtud del presente Reglamento, ver abajo.

These documents are in PDF format and may require an external application (such as Adobe Acrobat Reader) to view.
Estos documentos están en formato PDF y requieren Adobe Acrobat Reader para poder verlo.
Please also check the Clay County Sheriff's Office and the 7th Judicial Circuit, Clay County pages for current openings!

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Human Resources


Clay County Courthouse
1 Courthouse Square
Liberty, Missouri 64068
 

phone: (816) 407-3665
fax: (816) 407-3661
E-Mail
 

 

For inquiries to HR other than those related to openings or employment,

dial (816) 407-3600