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The following is a listing of various job openings that are currently available in Joplin. Click on any of the title(s) for further details. Subscribe to job posting notifications to be automatically alerted of the latest career opportunities by clicking on the Notify Me button.

CITY MANAGER - DRIVERS, FLEET MECHANICS, & SUPPORT

Automotive Technician II

Posted May 25, 2022 9:50 AM | Open Until Filled

Automotive Technician II City Manager - Drivers, Fleet Mechanics, & Support Primary Purpose Under limited supervision, provides technician inspection and... Full Description

FIRE

Firefighter / EMT

Posted January 26, 2022 4:18 PM | Open Until Filled

Firefighter/EMT Joplin Fire Department Primary Purpose Under general to limited supervision: prepares and responds to emergency calls that include all types of... Full Description

HEALTH

Breastfeeding Peer Counselor- Part Time

Posted April 20, 2021 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Description: The City of Joplin uses a Peer Counselor as a breastfeeding paraprofessional to give basic breastfeeding information, support and encouragement to pregnant... Full Description

Environmental Public Health Specialist I

Posted May 10, 2022 4:00 PM | Open Until Filled

Environmental Public Health Specialist I Joplin Health Department Primary Purpose Under general supervision, promotes individual and population public health by... Full Description

Interpreter/Translator

Posted January 18, 2022 4:00 PM | Open Until Filled

Interpreter/Translator Health Department Primary Purpose Under general supervision, interprets and translates data for participants with English language limitations... Full Description

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Mosquito Control - Seasonal Laborer

Posted April 1, 2022 | Open Until Filled

Mosquito Control – Seasonal Laborer Environmental Health – Joplin Health Department Primary Purpose Under limited supervision, performs general and... Full Description

Nutritionist-Full Time

Posted October 8, 2021 2:17 PM | Open Until Filled

As part of the City of Joplin TEAM employment package, we offer many different benefits. Just some of the most significant benefits we offer full time employees are: FREE... Full Description

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WIC Certifier

Posted February 15, 2022 10:00 AM | Open Until Filled

WIC Certifier Health Department Primary Purpose Under general supervision, assists in collecting and entering data from WIC participants to ensure program eligibility... Full Description

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MUNICIPAL COURT

Court Assistant I

Posted June 9, 2022 9:15 AM | Open Until Filled

Court Assistant I Municipal Court Primary Purpose Under general supervision, performs clerical duties related to the Municipal Court including data entry, payment... Full Description

Court Assistant I - Part Time

Posted May 16, 2022 4:20 PM | Open Until Filled

Court Assistant I – Part Time Municipal Court Primary Purpose Under general supervision, performs clerical duties related to the Municipal Court including data... Full Description

PARKS & REC

Cashier - Part Time

Posted February 11, 2022 | Open Until Filled

Cashier – Part Time Joplin Parks & Recreation Primary Purpose Under general supervision, performs cash handling and concession duties at City Pool, Sports... Full Description

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Golf Lead Cashier

Posted January 14, 2022 5:00 PM | Open Until Filled

Primary Purpose Under general supervision; supervises cashiers and outside services attendants and processes customer transactions relating to the clubhouse operation;... Full Description

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Horticulturist - Parks Caretaker

Posted March 28, 2022 | Open Until Filled

Parks Caretaker - Horticulturist Parks & Recreation This position will focus on tending to our flower beds and gardens. The primary role will be that of caring... Full Description

Parks Caretaker

Posted September 13, 2021 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

As part of the City of Joplin TEAM employment package, we offer many different benefits. Just some of the most significant benefits we offer full time employees are: FREE... Full Description

Parks Seasonal Laborer- Golf Course, Public Grounds, and Cemeteries

Posted March 4, 2021 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Description: Under general direction, perform a variety of maintenance, repair and construction duties for an assigned Public Works division. General Duties and... Full Description

Recreation Instructor - Part Time

Posted February 11, 2022 12:15 PM | Open Until Filled

Recreation Instructor – Part Time Joplin Parks & Recreation Primary Purpose Under general supervision, provides instruction and assists with various... Full Description

PLANNING & NEIGHBORHOOD SVCS

Administrative Assistant - Neighborhood Improvement

Posted June 2, 2022 2:30 PM | Open Until Filled

Administrative Assistant Neighborhood Improvement Primary Purpose Under general supervision, performs a variety of routine, complex and specialized administration... Full Description

Assistant Director of Planning, Development, & Neighborhood Services

Posted June 3, 2022 8:40 AM | Open Until Filled

Assistant Director of Planning, Development, & Neighborhood Services Planning, Development, & Neighborhood Services Primary Purpose Under general... Full Description

Building Inspector

Posted June 6, 2022 8:30 AM | Open Until Filled

Building Inspector Planning, Development, & Neighborhood Services Primary Purpose Under general supervision, inspects new construction and remodeling of... Full Description

Planner

Posted March 4, 2022 12:15 PM | Open Until Filled

Planner Planning, Development, and Neighborhood Services Primary Purpose Under general supervision, performs planning, zoning, community development and MPO tasks and... Full Description

PUBLIC SAFETY

Detention Officer

Posted December 28, 2021 10:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Description: Under general supervision, supervises inmates in all activities of facility routine. Assignments include booking and releasing of prisoners, accepting... Full Description

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Police Officer

Posted May 26, 2022 10:40 AM | Open Until Filled

Police Officer Joplin Police Department Primary Purpose Under general supervision, performs uniformed law enforcement duties within the city limits including... Full Description

Police Officer Trainee

Posted May 31, 2022 | Open Until Filled

Police Officer Trainee Joplin Police Department Beginning a Law Enforcement Career Become an employee of the City of Joplin as a Police Officer Trainee... Full Description

Public Safety Communication Operator - (911 DISPATCHER)

Posted June 2, 2021 | Open Until Filled

As part of the City of Joplin TEAM employment package, we offer many different benefits. Just some of the most significant benefits we offer full time employees are: FREE... Full Description

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PUBLIC WORKS

Assistant Director of Public Works - Operations

Posted May 10, 2022 | Open Until Filled

Assistant Director of Public Works - Operations Public Works Administration Primary Purpose Under general supervision, oversees and directs the day-to-day operations... Full Description

Custodian Full Time with Benefits

Posted June 23, 2022 4:28 PM | Open Until Filled

Description: Under general supervision, performs a variety of cleaning, buildings and grounds maintenance, and minor repair activities in and around various City... Full Description

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Equipment Operator (CDL Required Position)

Posted July 31, 2020 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

As part of the City of Joplin TEAM employment package, we offer many different benefits. Just some of the most significant benefits we offer full time employees are: FREE... Full Description

Infrastructure Maintenance Supervisor

Posted June 21, 2022 | Open Until Filled

Infrastructure Maintenance Supervisor Public Works Primary Purpose Under general supervision; oversees day-to-day inspection, maintenance, and repair of the City... Full Description

Laborer I

Posted April 27, 2021 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

As part of the City of Joplin TEAM employment package, we offer many different benefits. Just some of the most significant benefits we offer full time employees are: FREE... Full Description

Laborer II - Streets Division

Posted February 10, 2022 9:00 AM | Open Until Filled

As part of the City of Joplin TEAM employment package, we offer many different benefits. Just some of the most significant benefits we offer full time employees are: FREE... Full Description

Traffic Signal Technician

Posted May 20, 2022 12:51 PM | Open Until Filled

Traffic Signal Technician Public Works Primary Purpose Under general supervision, installs, maintains, and repairs City signal and streetlight infrastructure. ... Full Description

Transit Driver I- Maps Bus Driver

Posted October 29, 2020 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

As part of the City of Joplin TEAM employment package, we offer many different benefits. Just some of the most significant benefits we offer full time employees are: FREE... Full Description

Transit Driver II - Trolley Transit System

Posted February 1, 2022 6:18 PM | Open Until Filled

As part of the City of Joplin TEAM employment package, we offer many different benefits. Just some of the most significant benefits we offer full time employees are: FREE... Full Description

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Utility Locator

Posted March 14, 2022 2:40 PM | Open Until Filled

Utility Locator Public Works – Maintenance & Trades Primary Purpose Under general supervision, performs skilled work in locating sewer manholes, sewer mains... Full Description

Wastewater Plant Operator- Wastewater Class D License

Posted July 1, 2020 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

As part of the City of Joplin TEAM employment package, we offer many different benefits. Just some of the most significant benefits we offer full time employees are: FREE... Full Description

Wastewater Plant Superintendent

Posted June 10, 2022 12:10 PM | Open Until Filled

Wastewater Plant Superintendent Public Works Primary Purpose Under limited supervision, plans, coordinates, and directs the operation and maintenance of the City of... Full Description

SEASONAL EMPLOYMENT

Golf Lead Cashier

Posted January 14, 2022 5:00 PM | Open Until Filled

Primary Purpose Under general supervision; supervises cashiers and outside services attendants and processes customer transactions relating to the clubhouse operation;... Full Description

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Parks Seasonal Laborer- Golf Course, Public Grounds, and Cemeteries

Posted March 4, 2021 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Description: Under general direction, perform a variety of maintenance, repair and construction duties for an assigned Public Works division. General Duties and... Full Description

VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

Volunteer

Posted November 21, 2019 10:00 AM | Open Until Filled

Physical Requirements Normally performs sedentary work; requires long periods of sitting and standing. Manual dexterity sufficient to operate essential job... Full Description