Human Resources

The City of Warrensburg provides a full range of services to its citizens including fire, police, wastewater pollution control, planning and development, street maintenance, parks and recreation, an animal shelter and the maintenance and operation of Sunset Hill Cemetery.

The City of Warrensburg’s Human Resources Department manages its classification and compensation program, and facilitates training, recruitment and retention.  It also handles employment relations, EEO and serves as the custodian of personnel records and serves as the plan administrator for employee benefits.

It is the policy, intention and desire of the City of Warrensburg to hire, promote, assign and reassign employees of the highest qualifications to vacant positions within the organization without regard to national origin, race, creed, religion, political affiliation, age or physical handicap, marital status or sex.

The City will provide a reasonable accommodation for qualified persons with a disability who are employees or applicants for employment in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), its amendments, and all applicable federal, state and local laws.


We have united with Missouri employers through the Show-Me Heroes pledge to ensure enhanced hiring opportunities to our Veterans and members of the National Guard and Reserve.

Drug Free Work Place Act

It is the policy of the City of Warrensburg to provide safe, dependable, and economical services to its citizens and to provide a healthy and safe working environment for its employees, and to comply with the requirements of federal law and regulations related to the Drug Free Work Place Act of 1988 and the Omnibus Transportation Employee Testing Act of 1991.

Employee Benefits

The City has established a variety of employee benefit programs designed to assist employees and their eligible dependents in meeting the financial burdens that can result from illness, disability and death, and to help employees plan for retirement, deal with job related or personal problems, and enhance their job-related skills.  Supplemental insurance products are made available to employees to enhance the complete benefit package.

Contact Human Resources for more information on these benefits for full time employees and to see the various summary plan description booklets for detailed benefit explanations:

  • Group Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Missouri LAGERS (retirement)
  • 457 Deferred Compensation
  • Cafeteria Plan – Flexible Benefit Plan
  • (Unreimbursed Medical and Dependent Daycare)
  • Supplemental Insurance Plans including Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • Missouri MO$T (Savings for Education, a Section 529 Plan)

Other Items:

  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Parks Passes
  • Wellness Programs

Classification and Pay Structure

A comprehensive classification and pay schedule has been in place since May, 1996 to help the City become and remain competitive in the marketplace and to insure that employees are fairly and equitably compensated.

Employment Opportunities

The City only accepts employment applications and/or resumes for positions that are currently being advertised.  No unsolicited submissions will be retained.  We only accept employment applications with original signatures.

Firefighter/Student Resident Firefighter Employment Information

Parks and Recreation seasonal positions

            Teen Workers’ Bill of Rights

Police Officer Recruitment Information

Human Resources Handbook (under revision)


The Human Resources Department is also responsible for identifying, evaluating and effectively minimizing loss exposures to the City while providing optimum risk management services to the City’s citizens and its employees through the centralized administration of safety, loss control measures and other risk management activities.

Risk Management administers all insurance claims for the City including workers compensation, unemployment, property, general liability, automobile, boiler & machinery type losses, and also maintains employee dishonesty bonds on its employees.

City of Warrensburg, Human Resources Contact Information