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Job Opportunities with the City of Washington

Application Procedure

Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Washington.  A City of Washington Application for Employment and Applicant Control Sheet must be submitted for each position vacancy for which you would like to be considered.   These forms may be printed and returned to:

City of Washington
Department of Human Resources
102 E. 2nd Street
P.O. Box 1988
Washington, NC 27889

Applications will only be accepted for current position vacancies listed and must be received by the application deadline noted, if applicable.  Any application received that does not reflect a currently posted job vacancy will be returned without action.

All applications require Adobe Reader

Applicants for Police Officer and Telecommunicator are required to submit additional documents.  Please click on the link below for a full application package if applying for one of these positions.

A pre-employment drug screen and background check are required prior to employment. If additional assistance is needed you may contact the Department of Human Resources at 252-975-9305.

Electric Substation Technician I – Electric/Substation

Performs skilled work in the maintenance, repair, and monitoring of electrical substations and load management system. Requires graduation from high school with some coursework in electrical technology and some experience in the power line and related trades work; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Possession of a valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) or able to obtain within 6 months.

Salary Grade: 17
Starting Salary: $31,404
Application Deadline: 10/3/2014

PT Lifeguard – Parks and Recreation/Aquatics

Responsibilities include ensuring the education and enforcement of water safety and responding to emergencies. Requires current American Red Cross Lifeguard and CPR/AED/First Aid for the Professional Rescuer certifications. Job involves daily cleaning tasks, interacting with the public, chemical testing and computer use. May be asked to assist in teaching swim lessons and other community activities. Must be available weeknights and weekends as needed, typically less than 20 hours a week.

Salary Grade 6
Starting Salary:  $8.83/hr
Application Deadline: Until Filled


PT Front Desk Attendant – Parks and Recreation/Aquatics

Performs responsibilities ensuring customer service and quality throughout the facility. Requires basic computer, and money handling skills; and ability to operate office equipment; ability to deal with the public tactfully and effectively. Must have or be able obtain CPR and First Aid Certification. Primarily afternoons and every other Saturday.

Salary Grade: 2
Starting Salary: $7.27/hr
Application Deadline: 9/29/2014