City of Olathe

At the City of Olathe, Kansas, we’re "Setting the Standard for Excellence in Public Service," both for our residents and employees. It’s at the core of our Vision, Values, and Mission. It’s the basis for our organizational culture. We’re looking for employees who share our values of integrity, learning, customer service, and more. As one of the fastest growing cities in the region, we strive to find innovative, engaged employees who are excited to help shape the future of our great City.

Olathe is the fourth largest city in Kansas and sits 22 miles outside of Kansas City. With a population of more than 140,000 people, Olathe is one of the fastest growing cities in Kansas.  

The City of Olathe was named the 2020 Kansas City Business Journal Healthiest Employer in the 500-1,499 employee category.
"Olathe" is the Shawnee word for "beautiful.“ With more than 20 neighborhood parks, including the massive 2019 renovation of Lake Olathe, 13 separate community parks, and numerous walking and biking trails around the city, Olathe lives up to it’s name!