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WELCOME TO WHATCOM COUNTY'S ONLINE APPLICATION SITE!

Apply online by selecting the job title of interest and clicking “Apply Now”.  Your electronic application is required in order to be considered for employment.  Paper applications/resumes are not accepted.  Applications must be received by 4:30 p.m. Pacific Standard Time on the closing date listed.  Your application may be saved and used to apply for more than one opening. 

Whatcom County will perform background checks of relevant education, experience, criminal history and other job-related information.  Some selection processes will include tests for job-related skills, driving record checks, drug tests, and physical capacities tests.

Whatcom County is an equal employment opportunity employer and encourages people of all backgrounds to apply for open positions.   

Job applicants with qualified disabilities who need assistance with the application process may contact Human Resources.

Whatcom County promotes a smoke-free/drug-free work environment.

Whatcom County Human Resources

311 Grand Avenue, Suite 107

Bellingham, WA 98225

Email: [email protected]

Phone:  (360) 778-5300

www.whatcomcounty.us

Job Openings

Natural Resources Supervisor  

Northwest Annex | Bellingham, WA
Planning & Development Services
Open Until: June 3, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Until Filled
Details: Please apply early for best consideration. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

Clerk/Receptionist - Public Defender's Office  

Public Defender's Office | Bellingham, WA
Public Defender
Open Until: May 12, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Accepting Applications

Temporary Extra Help  

Public Safety Building | Bellingham, WA
Sheriff - Corrections
Open Until: May 29, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Accepting Applications

Deputy I - PD (temp)  

Public Defender's Office | Bellingham, WA
Public Defender
Open Until: May 12, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Accepting Applications

Temp RN/Public Health Nurse  

State Street Building | Bellingham, WA
Health
Open Until: May 27, 2021 at 09:40 AM PST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: hours vary- T/W/Th are 3:30p to 8:30p and S/S are 8:30am-6pm

Juvenile Detention Officer I  

County Courthouse | Bellingham, WA
Juvenile
Open Until: May 16, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Details: This is considered one of our power shifts. It will require some flexibility as it is vacation coverage as well.

Administrative Manager  

County Courthouse | Bellingham, WA
Prosecuting Attorney
Open Until: May 23, 2021 at 11:59 PM PST
Status: Accepting Applications

Temporary - Juvenile Detention Officer I  

County Courthouse | Bellingham, WA
Juvenile
Open Until: May 31, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Until Filled
Details: Hours will vary as we are a 24 hour operation. Apply early for 1st consideration!

Environmental Health Manager  

Health Department | Bellingham, WA
Health
Open Until: May 16, 2021 at 11:59 PM PST
Status: Accepting Applications

Accounting Technician - Temporary with Benefits  

Health Department | Bellingham, WA
Health
Open Until: May 14, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Accepting Applications

Temporary - Plantation Rifle Range  

Parks Headquarters | Bellingham, WA
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: May 13, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Until Filled
Details: Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Apply early for best consideration!

Summer Help - Parks - Point Roberts  

Parks Headquarters | Bellingham, WA
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: May 13, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Until Filled
Details: Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Apply early for best consideration!

Summer Help - Parks Maintenance  

Parks Headquarters | Bellingham, WA
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: May 13, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Until Filled
Details: Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Apply early for best consideration!

Senior Engineer - Bridge & Hydraulic  

Civic Center Building | Bellingham, WA
Public Works - Engineering
Open Until: June 1, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Until Filled
Details: Apply early for best consideration. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

Special Projects Manager (Construction)  

Facilities Building | Bellingham, WA
Administrative Services - Facilities
Open Until: May 31, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Recruitment Extended: Apply by May 3rd for 1st consideration

Engineering Manager - Design / Construction  

Civic Center Building | Bellingham, WA
Public Works - Engineering
Open Until: June 1, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Until Filled
Details: Please apply early for best consideration. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

Health Officer  

Health Department | Bellingham, WA
Health
Open Until: May 31, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Until Filled
Details: POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.