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Apply for City Employment


Applying for a Job with the City of Airway Heights  

Applications are accepted for advertised openings only.  Jobs are normally advertised in one or more of the following manners: the Cheney Free Press, The Spokesman Review, or the City of Airway Heights Cable Channel 5.

Application Process  Applications may be picked up at and returned to the Airway Heights City Hall, 1208 S. Lundstrom Street, Airway Heights, WA  99001.  Applicants who submit resumes also must submit the applicable City of Airway Heights employment application form and any additional materials as stated on the specific job announcement. Please check to make sure that the position has not closed and identify the title of the position for which you wish to apply.  Allow sufficient time for mailing as applications must be postmarked as received by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date.

Qualifications  Before you submit your application, be sure that you meet the minimum qualifications and any specific position requirements stated in the job announcement, and that you list all experience that shows you to be qualified.  Stated minimums refer to full-time work; part-time work will be converted to full-time equivalents. Complete all sections and questions on all required supplemental forms.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.  Type or write your application materials legibly.  We accept photocopied applications when signatures and dates are original.  Remember to sign your application and supplemental materials.  Keep a copy of your application materials, as originals will not be returned.

Equal Opportunity Employer  The City of Airway Heights is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, ensures that all persons shall have equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, familial or veteran status, the presence of a non-job-related medical condition or disability, or any other legally protected status. The City promotes a drug-free work environment.

Identification  All persons hired must provide proof of identity, proof of citizenship, permanent resident status, or employment authorization.  Documents which satisfy the above requirements include a valid driver’s license and one other document such as a social security card, passport, alien registration card, birth certificate, certification of US citizenship or naturalization.

Current Job Openings:


Position for Deputy Chief - Training

The City of Airway Heights Fire Department is seeking applications from qualified individuals for the position of Deputy Fire Chief - Training.  The District serves a total population of approximately 8,000 year round residents and operates from one station staffed by 3 full time personnel and 45 volunteers.  The salary for the Deputy Chief – Training position will start at $60,732, plus an excellent benefit package. Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on March 17, 2017. Complete standard City Application; include resume, supplemental questionnaire and applicable certificates.

For more information, click here. To obtain an application packet or for further information contact Airway Heights Fire Department, (509) 244-3322 or at 1208 S. Lundstrom, Airway Heights, WA 99001.



Parks and Recreation Overhire

The City of Airway Heights Parks & Recreation Department is accepting applications for a part time Recreation Assistant.  The ideal candidate will have or be pursuing a degree in Recreation Management or related field.  Two years experience in recreation services, preferably in community recreation.  Daily duties may include supervision of after school or daytime programs, senior activities, as well as assistance with many different community events and programs. Current positions open will be primarily Monday through Friday 3:00pm to 5:00pm. 10-20 Hours/Week.  Hours will vary including days, evenings & weekends. Starting hourly wage is $11.00 and goes up to $15.00 DOE.

For more info, click here.



A printable Airway Heights Application for employment form can be downloaded here (must be used for all job openings).

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