Employment Opportunities

Utility Department


Currently accepting applications for full-time Water Distribution Operator-certification preferred, will train. Job requires ability to troubleshoot and fix leaks, understanding of underground piping, and good mechanical skills. Backhoe skills a plus. Regular shift available – OT and weekend hours are required if called out. Benefits available.


Currently accepting applications for full-time Water Plant Operator- certification preferred, will train. Job requires good mechanical and maintenance skills. Attention to detail, math and lab skills are desired. Some college preferred. Plant operates 1st & 2nd shifts. Benefits available.


Currently accepting applications for full-time Wastewater Plant Labor. Previous experience preferred – will train. Job requires daily maintenance of wastewater collection system, pumping stations and plant. Must be willing to learn pressing equipment, vacuum truck and camera equipment. Benefits available.

Employment applications can be obtained (here) or at the MPD or Municipal Bldg.

Police Department

The City of Maysville is currently seeking qualified applicants for full-time Police Officer. For non-certified applicants the hiring process includes written exam, physical agility and psychological tests, polygraph, extensive background investigation, interviews and medical exam.

For lateral applicants who are POPS certified Kentucky law enforcement officers, please complete an employment application and contact MPD at 606-564-9411 or Human Resources at 606-564-9419.

Minimal requirements to be considered:

  • Must be between the ages of 21 – 41
  • Must hold a high school diploma or GED
  • Must reside in KY by the time job is offered / accepted.

Employment applications can be obtained (here) or at the MPD or Municipal Bldg.

Completed applications must be submitted by Sept 16, 2019 to sit for the written exam on Sept 24, 2019. For more information call 606-564-9419.

EMTs/Paramedics – Part Time

The City of Maysville Fire Department is accepting applications for part time paramedics. Applicants must be certified with KBEMS.

These positions are for EMS only.

Maysville Fire Department offers competitive wages based on experience and flexible scheduling.

Applications can be picked up and Maysville City Hall or Maysville Fire Station 1, 216 Bridge Steet or Download Employment Application here..

For more information, call Fire Chief Kevin Doyle at 606-564-2541 or Captain Mark Smith at 606-564-2703.

Employment Application Download

Equal Opportunity Employer

The City of Maysville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or military or veteran status.