Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Bellingham, Washington. Bellingham is a great place to live, work and play! We invite you to browse our web site to learn more about services we provide the community, how we are organized, and what job opportunities are available for individuals interested in a public service career. Open positions are listed under Current Job Opportunities and are updated weekly. Applications are accepted for open positions only.
Current Job Opportunities
City of Bellingham's current openings and employment application status.
The comprehensive benefits package is one of the many reasons to choose a career with the City of Bellingham.
Details regarding application procedures, testing and timeframes for Police, Fire and Dispatch.
Our environment is characterized by respect for each individual as we blend cultural backgrounds, belief systems, and ethnic diversity into a harmonious work force. The City of Bellingham is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity in its work force. We do not discriminate or make decisions on the basis of an individual’s ethnic background, citizenship, religion or creed, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital, or family status, age, or military status. All are encouraged to apply for employment. Reasonable accommodation and/or assistance will be gladly provided for any applicant with sensory or non-sensory impairments, upon request of the human resource department.
The City of Bellingham has many opportunities to help make our community a more vibrant place to live, work, and play. See our Volunteering sections for details.