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.


The City of Washington is accepting applications for summer help for the Street Department. Essential functions include but are not limited to mowing, weed eating, painting, ball field maintenance, street repairs, etc. Job description and application are available on the city website, or City Hall, 301 C Street, Washington, KS  66968 or by calling 785/325-2284, applications accepted until February 22, 2023.  EOE


The City of Washington, Kansas, is accepting applications for Power Plant Operator/Superintendent. The applicant must possess a valid Kansas Class B CDL and 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. Applicant subject to pre-employment drug screening.

Contact the City Clerk at (785) 325-2284 or visit our website at www.washingtonks.net 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.