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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

Deputy I, II or Senior Deputy, DOQ  

County Courthouse | Bellingham, WA
Prosecuting Attorney
Open Until: October 10, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST

Temporary Extra Help - Mail Processing (Two positions available)  

County Courthouse | Bellingham, WA
Administrative Services - Information Technology
Open Until: September 26, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Accepting Applications

Judicial Assistant (ARPA funded)  

County Courthouse | Bellingham, WA
Superior Court
Open Until: October 12, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST

Deputy I or II Public Defender (ARPA funded) - 4 positions  

Public Defender's Office | Bellingham, WA
Public Defender
Open Until: September 28, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Accepting Applications

Temporary Clerk III - Health Department  

Health Department | Bellingham, WA
Health
Open Until: September 26, 2021 at 03:01 PM PST
Status: Accepting Applications

Public Health Nurse - COVID-19 Response  

State Street Building | Bellingham, WA
Health
Open Until: October 14, 2021 at 03:25 PM PST
Status: Accepting Applications

Road Maintenance Worker - 8 vacancies  

Central Shop | Bellingham, WA
Public Works - Maint & Operation
Open Until: September 27, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Accepting Applications

Community Health Specialist for Developmental Disabilities Program  

Health Department | Bellingham, WA
Health
Open Until: September 27, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Details: Possibility for hybrid home/office option available This positions reports to a Human Services Supervisor.

Legal Assistant II  

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

Senior Design & Development Supervisor  

Parks Headquarters | Bellingham, WA
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: October 29, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Until Filled
Details: Applications will be reviewed as they are received

Temporary - Juvenile Detention Officer I  

County Courthouse | Bellingham, WA
Juvenile
Open Until: November 1, 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!

Human Services Manager  

Health Department | Bellingham, WA
Health
Open Until: November 30, 2021 at 11:59 PM PST
Status: Accepting Applications

Temporary - Vaccination Clinic Support and Case & Contact Investigator  

Whatcom County | Bellingham, WA
Health
Open Until: September 26, 2021 at 04:30 PM PST
Status: Accepting Applications