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PositionDepartmentPostedCloses
DEPUTY PROSECUTOR III Prosecutor7 Nov 2022 Open until filled
PROBATION ASSISTANT Misdemeanant Probation1 Dec 2022 Open until filled
Support Technician Information Technology22 Dec 2022 Open until filled
Defense Attorney Public Defense28 Dec 2022 Open until filled
FIRE MARSHAL Sheriff28 Dec 2022 Open until filled
PLANNER I/LONG RANGE PLANNER Community Development Services6 Jan 2023 Open until filled
LEGAL PROCESS ASSISTANT III District Court, Lower17 Jan 2023 Open until filled
LEGAL ASSISTANT I - III Public Defense23 Jan 2023 Open until filled
LAW ENFORCEMENT CLERK Sheriff24 Jan 2023 2/7/2023 5:00:00 PM
LEGAL PROCESS ASSISTANT III District Court, Upper26 Jan 2023 2/9/2023 5:00:00 PM

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Kittitas County Sheriff

Jail Deputy Positions - Now hiring!

Remote testing options available.

If you are interested in a career in law enforcement, our Jail Deputy position is a great way to get your foot in the door. The Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office provides a learning environment where Deputies can gain experience and knowledge. Jail Deputies who are successful in our corrections center are provided preference points if/when they seek employment in the Patrol division of the Sheriff’s Office.

To learn more about the hiring process to become a Jail Deputy, please visit our Civil Service page and review the “Applying for Jobs” section.

If you would like to tour our jail facility and learn more about the job please contact Jail Sergeant Jeff Barnsley at (509) 962-7619.

Applying for county positions

Welcome to the Kittitas County Employment Portal, and thank you for your interest in joining our staff.

  • All applications for employment must be completed online through this portal.
  • You may save and return to your application at any time prior to the position closing date.
  • Only applications completed prior to 5 PM on the closing date of the position applied for will be accepted.
  • You will need to complete a separate application for each job opportunity posted. If you have previously applied for a position, subsequent applications will have some information pre-populated so you only need to update information that has changed.
  • You will be able to track your application on this site.
  • We will update you on your application status via email.