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Public Works Director

This position is being recruited through Prothman. Please apply by July 16, 2017. Visit the following link for more information on the position and how to apply.

Prothman Job Board


Police Officer - Advanced Entry

Position Opens:       06/28/17
Position Closes:       Open until filled.

Salary: Range: $4,837 - $6,215 per month DOQ  

$6,000 signing bonus        

The City of Woodland Police Department is seeking qualified applicants for testing to establish an eligibility list for Advanced Entry Police Officers.  The eligibility list shall be effective for one year from date of certification by the Civil Service Commission and may be extended for an additional year.  The City anticipates filling one position in 2017.

Online Application & Procedure

Police Officer - Lateral Entry

Position opens: May 10, 2017
Position closes: Open Until Filled

Salary range 2017:  $4,837 to $6,215 DOQ/month, plus excellent benefit package; The City will fill one position in 2017.

$12,500 lateral signing incentive payment

Online Application & Procedure



Police Officer - Entry Level

Police Officer - Entry Level

This link will direct you to the Public Safety Testing website. You must complete the Public Safety Testing process PRIOR to completing a City of Woodland Employment Application. Once you complete the Public Safety Testing process, you will be notified by the City of Woodland and wil be advised of the next step.

Resumes and employment applications shall be accepted only when recruitment for open position(s) have been noticed. Police Reserve Officer applications are accepted on a continuous basis.

How to Apply for Non-Public Safety jobs:

  • Applications are accepted for open positions only. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of applications, but may be included in your application packet. Application requirements vary; please read carefully any specific requirements for the opening in which you are interested.

  • Non-Public Safety applicants can submit a completed application electronically or by email to Please make sure to mail the original, signed copy of any emailed application to: City of Woodland, P.O. Box 9, Woodland, WA 98674.

  • City of Woodland application forms and job descriptions are available for pick-up at the City Hall Annex, 230 Davidson Avenue, Woodland, WA 98674, Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the date posted as the closing date.

  • Acceptable proof of United States Citizenship or right-to-work in the United States must be supplied by successful applicants within three (3) days of employment.

Job Descriptions, Union Contracts, Salary Information and the City's Organizational chart can be accessed in the Document Center


The City of Woodland is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified employees will be considered for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, sensory, mental or physical disability; or veteran status; or any non-job related factor.  Any person requiring special accommodations should advise the city of their needs by the application closing date.   Prior to employment with the City, candidates may be required to successfully pass a pre-employment drug screen as required.


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