Employment Opportunities

Maintenance Worker I - Public Works Department


(Posted 01/31/2017)

The City of Paola Public Works Department is accepting applications for a full-time Maintenance Worker I.
Minimum requirements:        

  • Graduation from high school or GED equivalent
  • At least one year as an entry level laborer
  • Possession or ability to attain a valid Class B CDL driver’s license
  • Ability to understand and follow written and oral direction and safety practices 
  • Ability to operate a variety of construction and maintenance equipment and hand power equipment
  • Must pass criminal background check/pre-employment drug screening/pre-employment physical

 A motor vehicle record (MVR) check will be made to determine acceptance of past driving record. 

 Type: Full time.

 Salary: Starting salary $14.63 per hour depending on qualifications.

Closing Date:  Open util filled.


Paola Family Pool - Lifeguards; Concession Stand and Admissions

(Posted 02/16/17)

Lifeguards - Training is provided. Strong Swimmers preferred.  Must be at least 16 years old by May 15, 2017.

Concession Stand and Admissions - Friendly, helpful staff wanted. Cash handling skills required. Must be at least 15 years old by May 15, 2017.
Pick up applications at Paola High School, City Hall, or download form in the right-hand pane of this page.  Applications must be returned to Paola City Hall, 19 E Peoria, by Friday, March 3, 2017.


Qualified candidates may pick up an employment application
at Paola City Hall, or download an application form in the right-hand pane, and submit their resume to:

Vicki Belt, Human Resources Director

          Paola City Hall
         19 E Peoria, P.O. Box 409
          Paola, KS 66071         
          Phone: (913) 259-3600
          Fax: (913) 259-3610
          E-mail Address: vbelt@cityofpaola.com