General Information – The City of Yakima only accepts applications/resumes for current job openings. Unsolicited applications/resumes will be returned.

When filling out your application, please keep in mind the following things.

We want to give you as much credit as possible for your past work experience as we evaluate your application. In order to do that, it is important that you give us a clear description of what you did, the equipment you used, the time spent doing that work, and anything else which will help us understand the nature of your work.

We will evaluate the information you provide on your application to decide which applicants will be invited to continue on in the process.

When applying for a position with the City of Yakima, please read the job announcement carefully. The job announcement lists the minimum class requirements for the position, which must be met in order to continue on in the process.