Work at the Market

Group photo of five Public Market staff members

Current staff openings:

  • Assistant Public Market Manager — Marketing and Customer Relations

This position is responsible for the effective development, implementation and administration of a variety of programs and functions within the Market including strategic planning, customer service, event programming and marketing and promotion of the Public Market.

Salary range for this position is $54,303 - $62,952 dependent on qualifications and directly related experience. The City of Lenexa offers a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Low-cost premiums for medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Free or low cost on-site medical clinic
  • 4% employer retirement contribution with optional 2% match
  • A pension plan via the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
  • Six weeks of parental leave at full pay
  • City-paid short-term and long-term disability plans
  • Tuition reimbursement up to $3,500 per year
  • Additional personal leave during first year of employment for new employees
  • Minimum of 2 weeks of vacation during first year
  • 10 paid holidays per year
  • Paid sick leave and personal leave
  • Free membership to the Lenexa Rec Center

Apply for Assistant Public Market Manager — Marketing and Customer Relations

  • Concierge 

Pay rate: $15.50 per hour

This position keeps the market common areas free of trash and clutter; the furniture, fixtures, and equipment clean and in working condition; and ensuring non-public areas remain secure. The Concierge will act as a customer service representative for the market to both the operators and to the public.   

Apply to be a Concierge


Merchant jobs 

Merchants at the Public Market are independent businesses and are often looking for additional part and full-time help. Current opportunities will be listed below. If no jobs are posted, but you are interested in a hospitality/cooking position at one of the restaurants, contact information is provided for each business.

African Dream Cuisine

Contact: Neba Ngwa
Email: africandream2020@gmail.com

Cardboard Corner Cafe

Contact: Madeline Davis
Email: info@cardboardcornerkc.com 

Chilakillers

Contact: Fernando Borrego
Email: info@chilakillers.com

      Current opening: line cook

Cosmo Burger

Contact: Jacob Kruger
Email: info@cosmoburgerkc.com 

Kimchi and  Bap

Contact: Lisa Hamblen
Email: kimchiandbap@hotmail.com 

Mr. D's Coffee

Contact: Johnny Chen
Email: mrdscoffee@gmail.com

Sohaila’s Kitchen

Contact: Amna Humayon
Email: sohailaskitchen@gmail.com 

Topp’d Pizza + Salads

Contact: Chad Talbott
Email: info@toppdpizza.com