Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Marceline, MO. The City only accepts applications for open positions that are posted. Completed applications and or resumes must be received by 5:00 p.m. Central Time on the designated closing date. Applications received after the closing time will not be processed. Some of our positions may require additional documents such as supplemental questions, cover letter, resume, salary history, or proof of certification. Be sure to check employment announcement for complete details regarding all required documents

Employment Application

The City of Marceline Employment Application may be filled out online, saved and printed.  Original applicant signature is required for submission.

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Current Vacancies: 

POSITION TITLE: Wastewater Plant Operator

The City of Marceline is accepting applications for a Wastewater Plant Operator. Applicants must be able to under general supervision, perform a wide variety of skilled, semi-skilled duties in the operation, maintenance, repairs and inspection of wastewater treatment system components (lift stations, holding tanks, grease traps, etc.) used in the operation of the City of Marceline wastewater system; and performs related work as assigned.  Selected Applicant will be required to collect wastewater samples per state regulations, perform process control laboratory testing, record data and prepare regulatory reports, adjust chemical feed rates.  Selected applicant will be required to operate and maintain a range of construction equipment, including a variety of power and hand tools. Applicants may be required to assist water / wastewater distribution as needed. Applicants must be able to work in extreme weather conditions and be available for overtime when required.  This position requires rotating weekend on-call duty.


A high school diploma or GED is required.  Possession of a valid CDL driver's license or the ability to obtain one within six month of hire is required. Preferred candidate possesses a MO Department of Natural Resources Wastewater B License or be able to obtain one within four (4) years of hire date.  Preferred candidate will reside within a 35-mile radius of the City or be willing to relocate within six months of hire.  Salary is based on qualifications. A detailed job description is available upon request at city hall.


Applications can be submitted by mail to City Hall, 116 N. Main St. USA, Marceline, MO.64658 or emailed to lindsay.krumpelman@marcelinemo.us  Position will remain open until filled.  The City of Marceline is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.




The City of Marceline is an equal opportunity employer.  The City reserves the right to accept / reject any applications.