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The City of Lawson is an equal opportunity employer and shall not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on age, sex, national origin, religion, race, disability, or other factor protected under applicable state and federal laws. We are proud to employ many local citizens and offer future opportunities as openings become available. We support employees and management as they strive to provide outstanding services to our citizens in a manner that is productive, efficient, and as cost-effective as possible.

Consider joining a challenging and rewarding workplace where our focus is providing service to citizens by utilizing a team-based work atmosphere.


Accepting employment with the City of Lawson is an important decision. It’s vital to have all the facts at hand in order to make the right decision for you and your family as you make an informed decision.

We know employment benefits are an important part of the decision making process when determining if an employment opportunity is the right fit for you. Competitive salaries and benefits are the the most important pieces of a total compensation package. We offer comprehensive, flexible, innovative benefits designed to meet a wide variety of your and your family’s needs.

Application Process

To apply for any position at the City of Lawson, please complete our required Application Form at right or obtain an application in person at City Hall.  Please make sure you meet the specific qualifications for the position you are applying for.  We look forward to receiving your application and discussing the employment opportunity of interest.

Employment Opportunities

Help Wanted – Public Works/Maintenance – City of Lawson, MO
The City of Lawson, MO is accepting applications for a full-time position. A valid driver’s license is required. This is an entry-level position with a starting wage is $14.00 per hour. Public works related experience is preferred, but not required. This person will be responsible for aiding and enacting any tasks deemed necessary by the Public Works Department or the City of Lawson generally. Please submit application to City Hall, 103 S. Pennsylvania Ave, Lawson, MO 64062.