Current Job Openings

Building Inspector/Plans Examiner
  • The City of Sedro-Woolley is hiring a Building Inspector/Plans Examiner in our Building Department. Please review the full job description before applying.

    Sedro-Woolley is a growing city just 5 minutes east of Interstate 5. There are a wide range of active projects in the city, including five-story mixed-use commercial/retail projects, hospital upgrades, single family construction, and everything in between. Multiple large plats are in the permitting process. The Building Inspector/Plans Examiner has the opportunity to work both in the office (performing plan review) and in the field (inspecting construction).

    The Building Department values our ability to work closely with project proponents and contractors in the field. If you value relationships with members of the building community, we encourage you to apply.
  • This position requires ICC Residential Building Inspector, Commercial Building Inspector, Residential Plans Examiner and Building Plans Examiner certification and at least two years of experience in the building construction trades, building technology industry, building inspection, or a related field.
  • A Washington State Driver’s license and good driving record is required.
  • This is a union position represented by AFSCME. The salary range is $5095 - $6504 per month and includes an excellent benefit package. The city is currently reviewing AFSCME wages and anticipate increases in wages for most AFSCME represented jobs in 2022.
  • Applications should be addressed to:

    Jeanine Goss
    HR Assistant 
    City of Sedro-Woolley

  • Open until filled.
Part-Time Firefighter/EMT
  • The City of Sedro-Woolley is accepting applications for Part-Time Firefighter/EMT positions. Read the full job description for details.
  • Minimum Qualifications:
    • High school diploma, GED or
    • 18 years of age.
    • Current Washington State or National
      Registry EMT Certification with
      ability to obtain WA certification.
    • Firefighter 1 Certificate
    • Pass a background investigation
      prior to being hired, with no prior
      criminal history.
    • Possess a valid Washington State
      driver’s license and an acceptable
      driver’s record.
    • Be in good physical condition, and
      able to pass physical agility test.
    • Pass a drug screening test.
    • Covid-19 Vaccination completed
  • Applications are being accepted until positions are filled, and should be addressed to:

    Sedro-Woolley Fire Department
    Attn:  J. Gardner
    325 Metcalf Street
    Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284
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Senior Engineer/Assistant City Engineer
  • The City of Sedro-Woolley is hiring for a Senior Engineer/Assistant City Engineer within our Building, Planning & Engineering Department.  This position requires knowledge of civil engineering principles and practices, superb communication and customer service skills, ability to interpret plans and specifications within scope of knowledge, and excellent computer skills.
  • Minimum Requirements:
    • Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering.
    • Journeyman level of knowledge of civil engineering principles and practices, public works infrastructure design, construction and materials and techniques.
    • Knowledge of applicable laws, codes and permit requirements that govern construction projects.
    • Washington State driver’s license and good driving record.
  • This is an exempt position.  The salary range is $6800 - $8200 per month (2021 rates) and includes an excellent benefit package. Full job description is available here.
  • Applications should be addressed to:

    City of Sedro-Woolley
    Attn:  Jeanine Goss
    325 Metcalf Street
    Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284

    Or emailed to: jgoss@sedro-woolley.gov
  • Open until filled.
Police Officer
Resident Firefighters/Outside Volunteers
  • The City of Sedro-Woolley Fire Department is currently accepting applications from qualified applicants for the position of Resident Firefighters/Outside Volunteers.
  • Applications can be downloaded or picked up Mon-Fri, 10am-4:30pm at:

    Sedro-Woolley Fire Department
    325 Metcalf Street
    Sedro-Woolley, WA  98284

  • The minimum requirements are as follows:
    • Must be at least 18 years old
    • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
    • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screening.
    • Must be in good physical condition and able to pass medical screening.
    • Must possess a valid Washington State drivers license.
  • Open until filled. Call 360-855-2252 for information.
  • The Sedro-Woolley Police and Fire Departments use the services of PublicSafetyTesting.com to hire police officers and full-time firefighter/paramedics. You may add yourself to these lists at anytime.
  • For test dates, locations and to apply visit www.PublicSafetyTesting.com or call 1-866-HIRE 911. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
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The City of Sedro-Woolley is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer

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