Current Openings

Public Records Officer:

The City of Wapato is accepting applications for a Public Records Officer.  This is a part-time position, averaging 25 hours per week.  The position includes researching, organizing, and responding/fulfilling to requests for public records in a timely manner.  Applicants should have prior experience working in a municipality as a Public Records Officer or similar position with research and customer service functions (i.e. paraglegal, or legal assistant).  This is a non-union position.  Applications may be picked up at City hall.  Applications must be received by 4:00 pm July 30, 2019.

Community Center Coordinator:

If you are interested, please apply at The Wapato City Hall.

Public Works:

The City of Wapato is seeking applicants for seasonal/temporary work for the Wapato Public Works Department. Applications can be filled out at Wapato City Hall, 205 E. 3rd Street, Wapato, WA 98951. Work will require to perform outdoor physical labor.


Must be certified through the Red Cross, previous experience is a plus.

Police Support

The Wapato Police Department is now accepting Lateral entry applications for the position of Police Support Specialist (PSS) and Police Support Lead (PS Lead). The process will be open until filled. Oral interviews will be utilized to determine qualified candidates. The hourly pay rate range for PSS is $19.72 to $23.68 and the hourly pay rate range for PS Lead is $21.65 to $25.9. DOE. Benefits Package includes excellent medical, dental and vision. Contact the City of Wapato (509) 877-2334, 205 E 3rd St Wapato, Wa or Nona Cook at (509) 877-4275 ext.1202, 205 S. Simcoe Ave, Wapato, WA. Or www.wapato-city.org for applications, and job descriptions.

The City of Wapato is an equal opportunity employer.

Lateral Entry applications should have a minimum of two years’ experience in a services support role for a law enforcement agency. Experience with NIBRS, UCR, ACCESS, NCIC, Records Management and Public Information Request will be given priority.

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Employment Application
Personal History Statement

Volunteer Openings:

The Fire Department is always recruiting volunteers to be firefighters and emergency medical technicians.  If you are interested, please contact Wapato City Hall.
Download the Lower Valley Fire & Rescue Volunteer Recruit Application

The Police Department is always recruiting volunteers to be Police Reserve Officers.

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Applications are available at the Wapato City Hall Monday through Thursday 8:00 am6:00 pm. and will be accepted until positions are filled.