How to Apply/Job Opportunities

Applying Online

An employment application must be submitted in order for you to be considered for a position.

To apply for an open position:

1. View current job opportunities and select the one you wish to apply for

2. Create an account

3. Fill out an application

Important Application Information:
Please do not answer the following questions on the application:

  • the question regarding being convicted of a felony or jail time
  • the question about previous salary

We are working on updating the application on the website.

Account Access
By applying online, you have access 24 hours a day, seven days a week. You may also review the current status of your application at any time. Online applications are stored on a secure site. Only authorized employees and hiring authorities have access to the information submitted.

Don't Have Internet Access?
If you do not have internet access, you may visit your local library or any Work Source location and use their computers free of charge. Applications for positions that are currently open are also available at:

City of Mount Vernon City Hall
910 Cleveland Ave
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Note - Faxed or emailed applications will not be accepted.

Learn More
For more information, please contact the Human Resources Office at (360) 336-0636.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, creed, color, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, or the presence of a non-job-related medical condition or disability.

Reasonable Accommodation
If requested, the City of Mount Vernon may provide reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities during the selection process. Please contact Human Resources at (360) 336-0636.