City of Goddard
Thank you for your interest in the City of Goddard
The City of Goddard, Kansas (Population 4,682), is located in the South Central part of Kansas just west of Wichita on US-54/400 Highway in Sedgwick County. Goddard is a vibrant community, growing and accessible; the destination for a family oriented, active lifestyle. Goddard was named the fastest growing community in Kansas by the US Census Bureau and is poised for significant growth.
The City of Goddard offers a highly competitive benefits package for full-time employees that includes:
- Health Insurance Coverage - 100% of premium paid by employer
- Dental Insurance - 100% of premium paid by employee
- Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
- Kansas Police and Fireman’s Retirement System (KP&F)
- Other Optional Insurances (Life and Disability Insurance
- 11 Paid Holidays
- Paid Vacation/Sick Leave
- Bereavement Leave
- Family and Medical Leave (FMLA)
- 457 Plan (Deferred Compensation)
- Wellness Program –Annual Health Risk Assessments, Biometric Screenings
- Discount Group YMCA Membership
By submitting your application to the City of Goddard, you understand and agree to the following statements:
I certify that all of the information submitted by me on this application is true and complete, and I understand that if any false information, omissions, or misrepresentations are discovered, my application may be rejected and, if I am employed, my employment may be terminated at any time.
In consideration of my employment, I agree to conform to the City of Goddard’s rules and regulations, and I agree that my employment and compensation are considered “at-will” which means I can be terminated, with or without notice, at any time, at either my or the City of Goddard’s option. I also understand and agree that the terms and conditions of my employment may be changed, with or without cause, and with or without notice, at any time by the City of Goddard.
I understand that the City of Goddard is a Drug/Alcohol-Free Workplace and that if I am offered employment, the offer may be contingent on my passing a pre-employment alcohol/drug screen and physical.
By submitting this application, I voluntarily agree to submit to a pre-employment alcohol/drug screen and physical. I understand that failure to pass the alcohol/drug screen and/or physical will result in withdrawal of the employment offer. Reasonable accommodations will be made for disabilities. I understand that if I refuse to submit to a test I will not be considered for employment.
The City of Goddard is an Equal Opportunity Employer
The City Goddard does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, disability, veteran status or any other similarly protected status.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
The City shall make reasonable modifications in policies, practices, or procedures when the modifications are necessary to avoid discrimination on the basis of disability, unless the City can demonstrate that making the modifications would fundamentally alter the nature of the service, program, or activity. The City of Goddard will not place surcharges on individuals with disabilities to cover the costs involved in making programs accessible.