Careers With Clay County

 

Positions available for those with experience in maintenance, road work, marinas, law enforcement, landscape horticulture, help desk, airport specialist, customer service, golf technicians and more!

HEALTH BENEFITS

The County offers group health and dental insurance for full- and part-time employees.

Three health insurance plans are currently available including two Health Savings Account plans. 

DEFERRED COMPENSATION

Eligible employees may elect to participate in the CERF 457B plan which is a voluntary retirement savings program. CERF matches a portion of the employee’s savings.

 

VOLUNTARY BENEFIT PROGRAMS

  • Vision                
  • Long Term Disability
  • Short Term Disability
  • Additional Life Insurance
  • Cancer Insurance

TUITION REIMBURSEMENT

Regular full time employees with at least one year of continuous employment are eligible for tax free educational assistance for college degree coursework. Funding is subject to the annual budget appropriation process.

LIFE INSURANCE

Regular full-time employees are eligible for County-paid life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance in the amount of two (2) times their current annual salary with a maximum cap of $250,000.

 

 


Open Positions
Mechanic
The Clay County Highway Department is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Mechanic. The primary purpose of this position is to perform advanced level repair and maintenance of county equipment.
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Youth Service Worker – Detention
Clay County Missouri is currently seeking qualified full-time or part-time candidates for the position of Youth Specialist for the Detention Center. The Youth Specialist - Detention position is responsible for the safety and security of each resident in the juvenile detention center. 
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Deputy Juvenile Officer - Detention
Clay County Missouri is currently seeking qualified full-time or part-time candidates for the position of Deputy Juvenile Officer for the Detention Center. The Deputy Juvenile Officer - Detention position is responsible for the safety and security of each resident in the juvenile detention center.
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Youth Specialist
Clay County Missouri is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Youth Specialist for our Group Homes. The Youth Specialist - Group Home position is responsible for managing the activities of daily living for residents by guiding, teaching and correcting the residents according to the guidelines and policies of the program.
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Deputy Juvenile Officer
Clay County Missouri is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Deputy Juvenile Officer for our Group Homes. The Deputy Juvenile Officer - Group Home position is responsible for managing the activities of daily living for residents by guiding, teaching and correcting the residents according to the guidelines and policies of the program.
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Airport Manager
The Midwest National Air Center is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Airport Manager. The Airport Manager will plan, organize, supervise and evaluate a comprehensive program designed to deliver efficiency while maximizing taxpayer dollars in the planning, engineering, construction and maintenance activities of the Clay County Midwest National Air Center facilities.
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Building Inspector
The County of Clay, Missouri has an opening for a full-time Building Inspector in Liberty, MO. The Building Inspector ensures all construction throughout unincorporated Clay County meets local and national building codes and ordinances through the completion of plan review and inspection activities.
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Code Inspector
The County of Clay, Missouri has an opening for a full-time Code Inspector in Liberty, MO. The Code Inspector ensures all properties throughout unincorporated Clay County meet code requirements by completing inspections and investigations.
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Park Maintenance
The County of Clay, Missouri has an opening for a full-time Park Maintenance position at Smithville Lake. This position is responsible for performing general construction, maintenance and grounds keeping of County owned facilities and systems.
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Maintenance I
The County of Clay, Missouri has a full-time opening for Maintenance I position at our Liberty location. The primary purpose of this position is to perform general maintenance of systems and grounds keeping for the County’s buildings and grounds.
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Operator I
The County of Clay, Missouri has full-time openings for Highway Operator I. The primary purpose of this position is to perform professional level tasks in the construction and maintenance of county roadways. The Operator I will operate light equipment, trucks and other vehicles and equipment and may on occasion operate heavy equipment to accomplish assigned tasks.
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