Garbage pickup, curbside recycling, and clean green pickup will be a day late all week, with Friday's pickup occurring on Saturday due to the Memorial Day holiday. Please have your carts out at point of collection by 6 a.m. on your collection day. See more information regarding city closures.

City Jobs

Thank you for your interest in working for the City of Spokane. Depending on your needs and preferences there are many employment options available. We offer a wide variety of diverse and fulfilling careers that have competitive salaries and benefits, as well as the rewarding opportunity to work in public service. Please select one of the boxes below to learn more about our various career paths and view our current recruitments.

  • Full-Time Opportunities
  • Temp Seasonal Opportunities
  • Public Safety Opportunities
  • Project Positions
  • Supported Employment

Please note

  • Applications are accepted online via governmentjobs.com, our online candidate portal.
  • Applications will not be accepted after the posted deadline. Do not wait until the last minute to fill out your application. Give yourself time in case you have technical difficulties.
  • If you experience technical difficulties with any part of the application process please call the Applicant Support Line at 1.855.524.5627. This line is open from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. pacific time, Monday through Friday.
  • Read and follow all instructions contained in the job announcement. All qualifying information must be included in your application at the time of submission. Applications that do not comply with posted instructions and incomplete applications may be rejected.

Additional Information

Regardless of the employment path you are seeking, we encourage you to explore the many career opportunities available throughout the City! The wide array of services provided to the public by city staff offer unique and fulfilling job opportunities in nearly every field. We currently have 357 different job classifications, representing approximately 95 percent of the City's full-time regular staff.

Sign up for Job Notifications

Don't see anything you're interested in? Not quite ready to make a career move but still want to see what options are out there? Sign up for job notifications to receive email alerts anytime new positions are posted. We have new openings nearly every week and don't want you to miss out on the opportunity to compete for your dream job! Signing up is easy – just click on the Sign Up for Job Notifications button on the right, select any/all fields you are interested in receiving alerts for, and enter your contact info. The system will send you an automatic confirmation email so you know your signup was successful!

The City of Spokane is an EEO / Veterans Preference Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity within our organization. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, familial status, genetic information, veteran/military status, or disability status. As a Fair Chance employer, the City of Spokane does not conduct initial background screening for non-public safety positions.


Contact Information

Civil Service Commission
4th Floor, City Hall
808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd.
Spokane, WA 99201

Email: civilservice@spokanecity.org
Phone: 509.625.6160
Fax: 509.625.6077
TTY: 509.625.6681
24-hour Job Info Line: 509.625.6161

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