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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.

FIRE

Emergency Management Coordinator

Posted September 8, 2022 4:54 PM | Open Until Filled

Emergency Management Coordinator Fire Department – Public Safety Support & Security Primary Purpose Under limited supervision, plans, coordinates, and... Full Description

Firefighter / EMT

Posted August 11, 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

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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Nutritionist I

Posted August 29, 2022 | Open Until Filled

Nutritionist I Public Health – Joplin Health Department Primary Purpose Under general supervision, conducts nutrition assessments, assigns risk factors, and... Full Description

Regional Response Planner

Posted September 28, 2022 4:40 PM | Open Until Filled

Regional Response Planner Health Department Primary Purpose Under general to limited supervision; plans, conducts, and maintains on-going response planning activities... Full Description

HUMAN RESOURCES

Human Resources Specialist

Posted September 21, 2022 3:20 PM | Open Until Filled

Human Resources Specialist Human Resources / Risk Management Primary Purpose Under general supervision, performs a variety of professional and paraprofessional level... Full Description

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

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

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

Chief Wastewater Plant Operator - Class A WW License Required

Posted August 24, 2022 | Open Until Filled

Under limited supervision; oversees the day-to-day operation of a wastewater treatment plant to ensure compliance with Federal and State regulations. Essential Job Functions... Full Description

Director of Public Works

Posted June 24, 2022 | Open Until Filled

Director of Public Works - Operations Public Works Administration THE CITY OF JOPLIN, MISSOURI IS SEEKING A PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR (The starting salary will range from... Full Description

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

Heavy Equipment Operator

Posted July 15, 2022 4:00 PM | Open Until Filled

Heavy Equipment Operator Public Works – Maintenance & Trades Primary Purpose Under minimal supervision, performs skilled work in the operation of small to... 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 I - SIGN SHOP

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

Transit Dispatcher

Posted June 30, 2022 4:20 PM | Open Until Filled

Transit Dispatcher Public Works – Drivers, Fleet Mechanics, & Support Primary Purpose Under general supervision, performs daily dispatching, fare... 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 September 15, 2022 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

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

Wastewater Plant Technician

Posted September 6, 2022 | Open Until Filled

Wastewater Plant Technician Public Works – Wastewater Treatment Primary Purpose Under general supervision, performs a variety of skilled work to repair and... 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