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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:

Director of Finance
$6,941 - $8,333  per month DOQ

Reporting to the City Manager, the Director of Finance is responsible for managing all activities of the Finance department, assuring that proper internal controls are in place to safeguard the City’s assets, and ensure accurate and timely reporting of the City’s financial results. The Director Finance also serves as the Clerk Treasurer. The successful candidate will have extensive experience in municipal or other local government finance management, accounting, fiscal reporting, and budget development. Salary Range is $6,941 - $8,333/month DOQ. Minimum Qualifications: This positions requires a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field. ; CPA certification is strongly preferred; eight (8) years of accounting experience, including expertise in governmental fund accounting, including supervision; or any equivalent combination of experience, education, and training that would provide the level of knowledge and ability required for the position.

A complete job description is available here. Email application, resume and cover letter to or send to: Albert Tripp, City of Airway Heights, 1208 S. Lundstrom St., Airway Heights, WA 99001. Applications and related material must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. December 21, 2018.



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



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