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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.

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:

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 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.



Click HERE for City of Airway Heights general Employment Application



Click HERE for Parks & Recreation Department Employment Application.

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