Welcome to the City of Ephrata Washington
City of Ephrata, 121 Alder Street SW, Ephrata Washington  98823  Phone (509) 754-4601  Fax (509) 754-0912
Employment

Is our City right for you?

The City of Ephrata requires a completed job application for all positions.  Resumes and cover letters are welcome, but will not in any instance replace or be substituted for an application.  To download the City of Ephrata Job Application as a .pdf file Click Here, for a Splash Zone Application Click Here. Choose the button to "Get Adobe Reader," if you do not have it installed on your computer.  Adobe Acrobat Reader is a free program you can download and install.

For more information about the positions listed below, please call the City Hall Office at (509) 754-4601. All Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, familial status, disability or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a disabled person.  Resumes / Applications can be submitted to City of Ephrata, 121 Alder St. SW Ephrata, WA 98823. Contact the City of Ephrata at (509) 754-4601 before mailing or faxing this application to ensure your application package is complete. If mailed, your application must be postmarked by closing date.

Benefits of City Employment Include: 

  • Paid Sick Leave 
  • Paid Holiday 
  • Retirement Benefits 
  • Promotional Opportunities 
  • Paid Vacations
  • Group Insurance 

PLEASE NOTE: Federal and State law prohibit hiring anyone under the age of 14.



Job Title: City Council Member
Open Period Ends: March 17, 2015

Description:

The City is accepting applications from citizens interested in appointment to City Council Position-3. An application form is available from City Hall or www.ephrata.org.

Per RCW and City Policy, applicants must be at least 18-years old, a resident of Ephrata for at least a year, and a registered voter. Other factors the Mayor will consider are levels of education, current or past elected offices held, experience, and personal references. By City Policy, the Mayor shall appoint a member, but the appointment is subject to confirmation by the whole City Council.

Applications for appointment will be accepted until 12:00pm Tuesday 17 March 2015. An appointment is expected at the 18 March 2015 Council meeting.

Whomever is ultimately appointed to the Council will stand for election in November 2015, filling out the remainder of an unexpired term ending in 2017.

City Council Application.




Job Title: Police Evidence Official
Salary Range: $39,000 - $49,000 + FT Benefits
Open Period Ends: March 27, 2015
Location: Ephrata City Hall

Description:

CITY OF EPHRATA
POLICE EVIDENCE OFFICIAL

The City of Ephrata is accepting applications for a Police Evidence Official. The Police Evidence Official position is part of the overall support function of the Ephrata Police Department. The major function is processing and maintaining property and evidence in accordance with law enforcement standards and requirements. This position requires the ability to work with minimal supervision and confidentiality in a progressive, accredited local law enforcement agency. 

Submit resume, cover letter, four references, and a City of Ephrata application to City of Ephrata, Leslie Trachsler,121 Alder Street SW, Ephrata, WA  98823.  Applications must be received at City Hall by 4:30 p.m. on March 27, 2015.

*NOTE: Please provide a valid email address for further contact regarding the application process.

CLICK HERE FOR A FULL JOB DESCRIPTION.




Job Title: Splash Zone Business/Concessions Manager
Salary Range: $12.40 - $12.70 per hour
Open Period Ends: All New Applications Due, April 15th
Location: Splash Zone

Description:

This is a Seasonal/Temporary at will position with the City of Ephrata. The Head Front Desk/Concessionaire will work 0-40 hours per week.

Job Description

2015 Splash Zone Application

Staff Manual

Individual Personnel Record

New W-4 Form



How to Apply: Return a City of Ephrata Splash Zone Application, Resume & Cover Letter to Ephrata City Hall by Due Date.


Job Title: Splash Zone Front Desk/Concessionaire
Salary Range: $9.50 - $9.80 per hour
Open Period Ends: All New Applications Due, April 15th
Location: Splash Zone

Description:

This is a Seasonal/Temporary at will position with the City of Ephrata. Each Front Desk/Concessionaire will work 0-40 hours per week.

Job Description

2015 Splash Zone Application

Staff Manual

Individual Personnel Record

New W-4 Form



How to Apply: Return a Splash Zone Application, Resume & Cover Letter to Ephrata City Hall by Due Date.


Job Title: Splash Zone Head Lifeguard
Salary Range: $11.20 - $13.53 per hour
Open Period Ends: All New Applications Due, April 15th
Location: Splash Zone

Description:

This is a Seasonal/Temporary at will employment with the City of Ephrata. Each Head guard will work 0-40 hours per week.  Applicants must be an American Red Cross Certified Lifeguard or be registered for an upcoming American Red Cross Lifeguarding course.

Job Description

2015 Splash Zone Application

Staff Manual

Individual Personnel Record

New W-4 Form

 



How to Apply: Return a City of Ephrata Splash Zone Application, Resume & Cover Letter to Ephrata City Hall by Due Date


Job Title: Splash Zone Lifeguard/Water Safety Instructor
Salary Range: $10.00-$12.33 per hour
Open Period Ends: All New Applications Due, April 15th
Location: Splash Zone

Description:

You must successfully complete the American Red Cross Lifeguarding program. This is a Seasonal/Temporary at will position with the City of Ephrata. Each Lifeguard/Water Saftey Instructor will work 0-40 hours per week.

Job Description

2015 Splash Zone Application

Staff Manual

Individual Personnel Record

 



How to Apply: Return a City of Ephrata Splash Zone Application, Resume & Cover Letter to Ephrata City Hall by Due Date


Job Title: Splash Zone Maintenance
Salary Range: $10-$14 DOE
Open Period Ends: All New Applications, April 15th
Location: Splash Zone
Position Information: Must be 18 years of age or older

Description:

This is a Seasonal/Temporary at will employment with the City of Ephrata. Each Manager will work 0-40 hours per week. 

Job Description

2015 Splash Zone Application

Staff Manual

Individual Personnel Record

 New W-4 Form



How to Apply: Return a City of Ephrata Splash Zone Application, Resume & Cover Letter to Ehphrata City Hall by Due Date


Job Title: Splash Zone Manager
Salary Range: $14.20 - $16.00
Open Period Ends: April 15th
Location: Splash Zone

Description:

This is a Seasonal/Temporary at will employment with the City of Ephrata. Each Manager will work 0-40 hours per week. 

Job Description

2015 Splash Zone Application

Staff Manual

Individual Personnel Record

New W-4 Form

 



How to Apply: Return a City of Ephrata Splash Zone Application, Resume & Cover Letter to Ephrata City Hall by Due Date


Job Title: Splash Zone Pool Aid
Salary Range: $8.05-9.47 per hour
Open Period Ends: All New Applications Due, April 15th
Location: Splash Zone

Description:

This is a Seasonal/Temporary at will position with the City of Ephrata. Each pool aid will work 0-40 hours per week.

Job Description

2015 Splash Zone Application

Staff Manual

Individual Personnel Record

New W-4 Form

 



How to Apply: Return a City of Ephrata Splash Zone Application, Resume & Cover Letter to Ephrata City Hall by Due Date


Job Title: Volunteer Firefighter
Salary Range: Volunteer
Location: City of Ephrata, Fire Dep.

How to Apply: Contact City of Ephrata, Fire Dep. at 509-754-4666


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