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Applying for a Job with the City of Airway Heights  

Applications are accepted for advertised openings only.

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:

Aquatics 

Head Lifeguard

$15.00 - $17.91/Hour

Basic Function:
The Head Lifeguards will oversee on duty Lifeguards to ensure constant surveillance of patrons in the water and around the natatorium. This position will monitor the pool facilities for potential hazards or unsafe conditions, and assist with organization and implementation of aquatic programming. The Head Guards will conduct routine Lifeguard inspections, assist with in-service trainings, lead a variety of Water Fitness and swim lesson classes and manage lifeguard shift rotations.

Reports to:
Sarah Jane Amick, Aquatics Supervisor

A complete job description for this position may be found here. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, the City's employment application form, resume, and a list of references. The packet can be submitted to Sarah Jane Amick either via email to samick@cawh.org or in person/mail at 1208 S Lundstrom St, Airway Heights, WA 99001.

 

Lifeguard
$14.00 - $16.72/Hour
Basic Function:
The primary objective of this position will be to prevent accidents through the enforcement of policies, rules, and regulations governing the conduct of patrons. Lifeguards will Provide necessary care to patrons in distress or in danger of drowning, including rescue breathing, CPR, and First Aid when necessary. They will be responsible for set up and take down equipment, perform pool maintenance, and instruct swimming lessons.  In addition, lifeguards will assist in monitoring accurate attendance records, perform water quality testing and Recognize and report a potential for unhealthy water quality levels and or temperature discrepancies.

Reports to:
Sarah Jane Amick, Aquatics Supervisor

A complete job description for this position may be found here. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, the City's employment application form, resume, and a list of references. The packet can be submitted to Sarah Jane Amick either via email to samick@cawh.org or in person/mail at 1208 S Lundstrom St, Airway Heights, WA 99001.

 

Facility Maintenance


Custodian
$13.00 - $16.00/Hour

Basic Function:
This position is responsible for routine duties as well day-to-day maintenance operations of the Airway Heights Recreation Center. This position is to ensure a clean and safe facility for all members and guests. This position will be required to work a variety of shifts including early mornings, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.

Reports to:
Glenn Pike, Parks & Facilities Maintenance Supervisor

A complete job description for this position may be found here. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, the City's employment application form, resume, and a list of references. The packet can be submitted to Glenn Pike either via email to gpike@cawh.org or in person/mail at 1208 S Lundstrom St, Airway Heights, WA 99001.


Fitness

Group Fitness Instructor

$13.00 - $15.52/Hour - In Session $20.00 - $23.88/Hour

Basic Function:
Group Fitness Instructors are responsible for ensuring safety and proper form for all group fitness studio participants by leading classes and group trainings that focus on proper equipment use, lifting techniques, movement, and fun. Group Fitness Instructors will directly engage guests, members, and existing clients into group classes and encourage members to participate in other fitness activities. Group Fitness Instructors must create and maintain professionalism and member rapport while delivering the highest level of customer service. Maintaining cleanliness of the group fitness areas is also required.

Reports to:
Jared Nichols, Fitness Supervisor

A complete job description for this position may be found here. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, the City's employment application form, resume, and a list of references. The packet can be submitted to Jared Nichols either via email to jnichols@cawh.org or in person/mail at 1208 S Lundstrom St, Airway Heights, WA 99001.  

 

Personal Trainer

$13.00 - $15.52/Hour - In Session $20.00 - $23.88/Hour

Basic Function:
Personal Trainers are responsible for designing and implementing safe programs to assist clients in reaching their health and fitness goals. Trainers must maintain professionalism and member rapport while delivering the highest level of customer service. Maintaining cleanliness of the fitness area is also required. The position may also be asked to serve as a Fitness Floor Attendant or Group Fitness Instructor.

Reports to:
Jared Nichols, Fitness Supervisor

A complete job description for this position may be found here. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, the City's employment application form, resume, and a list of references. The packet can be submitted to Jared Nichols either via email to jnichols@cawh.org or in person/mail at 1208 S Lundstrom St, Airway Heights, WA 99001.   

 

Park Maintenance


Part Time Parks Maintenance Worker
$13.00 – $15.52/Hour

Basic Function:
This position has responsibility for mowing, cleaning parks, maintaining sports fields, monitoring irrigation and sprinkler systems, cleaning and stocking rest rooms, and installing and maintaining landscaping. This position interacts with citizens, community organizations, and other city staff. This position requires strong communication skills and the ability to provide and maintain a safe work environment.

Reports to:

Geoff Langley, Parks Maintenance Coordinator

A complete job description for this position may be found here. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, the City’s employment application form, resume, and a list of references. The packet can be submitted to Geoff Langley either via email to glangley@cawh.org or in person/mail at 1208 S Lundstrom St, Airway Heights, WA 99001.

 

Principal Planner

Principal Planner
$6,608 - $7,890 per month

The City of Airway Heights is seeking a dynamic leader interested in making a meaningful impact as the Principal Planner in our rapidly-growing community.  There are a number of unique opportunities and challenges associated with this position.  The City is one of the fastest growing communities in the Greater Spokane region.  Commercial and industrial development within the West Plains area (including a new Amazon fulfillment center, current and planned developments within the Kalispel and Spokane Tribal developments, and a major expansion to the Exotic Metals manufacturing center) as well as an increase in active duty personnel at Fairchild Air Force Base has helped to drive a surge in new residential development within the City.  Current planning efforts include a major Comprehensive Plan update, development of a Downtown Plan, an Industrial Subarea Plan and a City Arts Plan. 

A complete job description including desired qualities of an ideal candidate are located here.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, the City’s employment application form, resume and a list of references tokanderson@cawh.org or mail to Kevin Anderson, City of Airway Heights, 1208 S. Lundstrom St., Airway Heights, WA  99001. The position is open until filled, but a first review of submitted applications will occur on or before May 10, 2019.

 

  

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

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

 

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