Harper County is located in South Central Kansas in between Barber County and Sumner County and neighboring the Oklahoma border. Harper County is 802.95 square miles and the population according to the 2010 census was 6,034. The County seat is the City of Anthony with a population of approximately 2,269. The County is also home to Harper, Attica, Bluff City, Danville, Waldron and Freeport. For more information please visit the Harper County website at www.harpercountyks.gov.
Harper County Employee Benefits
Thank you for your interest in employment with Harper County. By submitting your application for any position with Harper County, you understand and agree to the following statements:
You represent and warrant that the contents of your application are true, to the best of your knowledge and belief; and that falsification, misrepresentation or omission of information could be just cause of dismissal at any time. Completion of an application does not constitute an employment contract or an offer of employment. Employment with Harper County is considered “at-will”.
You understand that you may be required to take relevant employment testing, for the purpose of determining your capability of performing the duties of the position. You also understand that you are required to pass a Pre-Employment Drug Screen and Criminal Background Check. In the event you need reasonable accommodation for this testing or for the interview process, if selected, you understand that Harper County will make this accommodation. Harper County reserves the right to require medical documentation concerning the need for the accommodation.
If Harper County selects you for employment, you agree to participate in the appropriate examinations, determined by the position, which will include pre-employment drug screening and may include pre-employment physical examination. These examinations will be paid for entirely by Harper County. Costs of transportation and time involved taking the examinations are the responsibility of the applicant.
Harper County offers the following benefits to full-time employees:
• Health Insurance – includes medical, dental, and prescription benefits. Harper County participates in Blue Cross Blue Shield Insurance Plan.
• Employee Life Insurance
• Paid Leave (Personal Time Off/PTO)
• 10 Paid Holidays
• Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
• Deferred Compensation Retirement Program (457b)
• Additional Optional Insurance & Benefits (Including short-term disability, cancer, accident, vision, KPERS Optional life, Wellness Center)
• Payroll Direct Deposit
Harper County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
If you have any questions please contact:
Ami DeLacerda, Director of Human Resources
201 N Jennings Ave
Anthony, KS 67003