Employment Opportunities

To apply for any position at the City of Washington, please complete our required Application Form (if available) below or obtain an application in person at City Hall.  Please review the specific qualifications for the position you are applying for. 

We look forward to receiving your application and discussing the employment opportunity of interest.

Electric Lineman 

The City of Washington, Kansas, is accepting applications for Electric Lineman. The applicant must possess a valid Kansas Class B CDL; HS Diploma/GED; and, if certified, must submit a transcript of completion of technical training in line maintenance, construction and safety, and a line apprentice program certificate. Knowledge in overhead and underground distribution and transmission lines including construction, metering and sub-station maintenance and operations is required for this position. This position is required to be on call on a rotating basis and residency within a five mile radius of the City required. Applicant subject to pre-employment drug screening.

Contact the City Clerk at (785) 325-2284 or visit our website at https://washingtonks.net/employment-opportunities for a full job description. Compensation dependent upon qualifications and includes an excellent benefits package. Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter and at least three work-related references to City of Washington, Attn: City Clerk, P.O. Box 296, Washington, Kansas 66968. If confidentiality is requested, please state in application materials. Position open until filled. EOE

Power Plant Operator

The City of Washington, Kansas, is accepting applications for Power Plant Operator. The applicant must possess a valid Kansas Class B CDL; HS Diploma/GED.  Knowledge in diesel engine operation, power generation and maintenance, along with a skilled level of working in the operation of fossil fueled engines, electric generators, and all associated equipment is required for this position. This position is required to be on call on a rotating basis and residency within a five-mile radius of the City required. Applicant subject to pre-employment drug screening.

Contact the City Clerk at (785) 325-2284 or visit our website for a full job description and application. Compensation dependent upon qualifications and includes an excellent benefits package. Interested candidates should submit an application along with resume, cover letter and three work-related references to City of Washington, Attn: City Clerk, P.O. Box 296, Washington, Kansas 66968. If confidentiality is requested, please state in application materials. Position open until filled. EOE

The City of Washington is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Applications will be considered for all positions without regard to race, color, national origin, age, religion, sex, marital status, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.