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TEMPORARY POSITION to Administer the Strengthening People and Revitalizing Kansas (SPARK) Grant for Bourbon County from July 17, 2020 through February 1, 2021

Responsibilities: Coordinate all activities associated with the 2.9 million dollar grant being received by Bourbon County, KS.
Duties are, but not limited to, point of contact for the SPARK taskforce, identifying qualifying entities and qualifying expenses, identify and work with all grant applicants, recommending approval of grant applicants and expenses and detailed tracking of all grant funds.

Qualifications: Microsoft Office, PDF, Power Point. Business Management, team building, accounting, strong public interaction skills.
Compensation will be based on experience.

  • Applications are due back in the County Clerk’s office by 12:00pm, July 17, 2020.
  • Applications are available in the Bourbon County Clerk’s office, 210 S. National, Fort Scott, KS.


The Southeast Kansas Regional Correctional Center, Bourbon County, Kansas, is accepting applications for a full time correctional officer.  Benefits include Vacation, Sick Leave, KPERS Retirement, Health, Dental and Life Insurance.  Must be 21 years of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent and have a valid Kansas Driver’s License.  Successful candidate will be required to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.  Applications may be picked up at the Correctional Center, 204 S. National Ave., Fort Scott, KS 66701, between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday.  Bourbon County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.