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If you are interested in employment with the city of Nicholasville, please check here periodically, as all available positions will be listed. The city only accepts applications for open positions; it does not keep general applications on file. Therefore, applicants must apply for each position for which they want to be considered.

The city of Nicholasville is an Equal Opportunity Employer*. For more information, contact Kathy Rhineheimer, Human Resource Director, 859.885.1121 or kathy.rhineheimer@nicholasville.org.

For information about jobs with the Commonwealth of Kentucky that are available in Jessamine and other counties, click here.

*Equal Employment Opportunity: Statement

The city of Nicholasville is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, and other protected class individuals.

Equal opportunity is extended to all aspects of the employment relationship, including hiring, transfers, promotions, training, terminations, working conditions, compensation, benefits, and other terms and conditions of employment.

Nicholasville complies with federal and state equal employment opportunity laws and strives to keep the workplace free from all forms of discrimination and harassment, including sexual harassment. Discrimination and harassment in all forms is considered to be a serious offense.

Nicholasville Is Accepting Applications For:

Planning Commission Part Time Secretary

The City of Nicholasville is accepting applications for the position of Part Time Planning Commission Secretary, grade 24 starting hourly rate $12.56. This position performs secretarial and clerical duties; serves as receptionist; prepares for planning commission/board of adjustment meetings; performs related duties as required. This position is required to attend meetings, take and transcribe zoning changes. Applicant must be a high school graduate or equivalent (GED), supplemented by two years experience in an office setting; Associates/Technical degree in Office Administration may be substituted for the work experience requirements. Must have knowledge of modern office practices, business English, computer hardware and applicable software. Applications and complete job description may be picked up at City Hall, 517 N. Main St., Nicholasville KY. or downloaded from below. Applications will be accepted thru 4:00 p.m., September 10, 2019 at the same location. E.O.E.

  • Click here to download the Description.
    • Click Here for the City Application
    • Lateral Firefighter

      Position Requirements:

      • At least 21 years of age
      • High School Diploma or GED
      • Valid Driver's License (from current state of residence)
      • Current CPAT card if applicable ( out of state applicants or those not currently working for a career department)
      ADA Accommodation:

      In order to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if any candidate needs an accommodation to be made for an eligible disability, in order to complete the physical test on the date assigned, Please notify the Human Resource office (859-885-1121) by the advertised application deadline, and specify the accommodation needed.

      Deadline: September 27, 2019 Salary and Benefits:

      Minimum Starting Salary: $32,348.16 plus training incentive
      Annual Training Incentive Pay: $4000.00
      • Fully-Paid Employee Medical/Dental/Vision
      • 75% Paid Family Medical/Dental/Vision
      • State C.E.R.S. Hazardous-Duty Retirement
      • Paid Vacation
      • Paid Life Insurance
      • Bereavement Leave
      • Sick Leave
      • Paid Holidays
      • Shift Trade-Time
      • Tuition Reimbursement

      The City of Nicholasville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace

    • Click here to download the application packet.
    • Firefighter / EMT RECRUIT

      Position Requirements:

      • At least 21 years of age
      • High School Diploma or GED
      • Valid Driver's License (from current state of residence)
      • Current CPAT card if applicable ( out of state applicants or those not currently working for a career department)
      ADA Accommodation:

      In order to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if any candidate needs an accommodation to be made for an eligible disability, in order to complete the physical test on the date assigned, Please notify the Human Resource office (859-885-1121) by the advertised application deadline, and specify the accommodation needed.

      Salary and Benefits:

      Minimum Starting Salary: $32,348.16 plus training incentive
      Annual Training Incentive Pay: $4000.00
      • Fully-Paid Employee Medical/Dental/Vision
      • 75% Paid Family Medical/Dental/Vision
      • State C.E.R.S. Hazardous-Duty Retirement
      • Paid Vacation
      • Paid Life Insurance
      • Bereavement Leave
      • Sick Leave
      • Paid Holidays
      • Shift Trade-Time
      • Tuition Reimbursement

      The City of Nicholasville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace

    • Click here to download the application packet.

      Other Opportunities:

    517 North Main Street · Nicholasville, KY 40356 · Phone: 859.885.1121 · Fax: 859.881.0750 · Email: info@nicholasville.org
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