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.

  Employment Application

Current Vacancies

POSITION TITLE: Police Officer

The City of Marceline is accepting applications for a full time police officer.  Applicants must be twenty one (21) years of age, POST certified and have a high school diploma or GED.  Applicants should have knowledge of laws, legal codes, court procedures, precedents, government regulations, the democratic political process, common safety rules, regulations, procedures and practices to include effective restraint techniques, basic first aid and CPR.  Desired applicant will have strong communication, listening, public relations, and organizational skills.  Starting Salary is $14.00 per hour with a competitive benefits package. 


Applications and job descriptions are available at Marceline City Hall or online at www.marcelinemo.us.   Please submit applications/resumes to Police Chief Bob Donelson by mail at Marceline City Hall, 116 N Main St USA, Marceline, MO 64658 or by email at robert.donelson@marcelinemo.us.


This position will remain open until filled.  The City of Marceline is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.  The City Of Marceline reserves the right to accept/reject any applications. 


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 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 will reside within the Marceline School District 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  Applications are due by April 5, 2019.  The City of Marceline is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


POSITION TITLE: Seasonal Summer Positions in Street and Parks Departments

The City of Marceline is accepting applications for summer positions in the Park and Street Departments.  Applicant must be 18 years of age by starting date. 

Applications are available at City Hall.  Please submit applications to Marceline City Hall, 116 N Main Street USA, Marceline, MO 64658.  The City of Marceline is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.  The City Of Marceline reserves the right to accept/reject any applications. 

Deadline for submitting applications is April 5, 2019.


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