Human Resources

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M-F 8am – 5pm
515 Kansas Ave
Atchison, KS 66002
(913) 367-5500
(913) 367-3654

The Human Resources Department provides citizens and businesses of Atchison with a professional and accountable team of public servants. We recruit, train, motivate, and retain employees who deliver excellence service to the Atchison community.

How We Do Business

Human Resources supports the management of the city’s most valuable resource: its employees. This includes managing:

Screening and hiring of personnel

  • Employee records
  • Personnel policies and procedures
  • Safety administration
  • Employee relations
  • Employee assistance programs
  • Benefits communication
  • Positive recognition programs

We are also committed to providing and supporting quality training programs. We value professional development and believe that training prepares employees to meet day-to-day and long-term challenges.

Human Resources facilitates in-house training opportunities as well as encourages employees to seek training opportunities through their professional associations and trade organizations.

Want to join our team? We recruit and hire employees who uphold and demonstrate our customer service values of respectful and responsive communication, professionalism in service delivery, and high ethical standards.

Visit our Employment page for more information on job openings and our fair hire practices. All job applications must be submitted through the listing at

NOTE: The City’s HR Department is not a community-wide workforce agency. We only serve the needs of the City organization. To get employment resources other than City of Atchison openings, contact the local Workforce Center at 913-367-4311.