The Kansas Turnpike Authority is a great place to work. Our employees receive competitive wages and a benefits package for full-time employees, including health insurance. Employees also participate in the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS).
Depending on the position, KTA advertises the opening to current employees first and then to potential outside applicants.
KTA will not consider for employment persons who smoke or use other tobacco products and whose spouse smokes or uses tobacco products.
Specific instructions regarding the application process may be obtained on our Job Line at (316) 682-4537 ext. 2295. KTA does not accept employment applications unless there is a current job opening. We do not hand out or accept applications at any of our Toll Plaza locations or headquarters in Wichita or Topeka. The KTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
There are historical markers at some of the Service Areas that show areas of interest. The Turnpike crosses the historic Santa Fe Trail near milepost 155 and the Oregon Trail near milepost 189.