Employment Opportunities

Work and Play in Shelton, WA!
Located just 30 minutes northwest of Olympia on the shores of Oakland Bay, the Shelton community is rich in history, culture, and natural beauty. Shelton is a gateway to the spectacular Olympic Peninsula, where residents and visitors alike enjoy numerous outdoor sports and recreational opportunities. As the Mason County seat, Shelton is a full-service city that provides a wide range of municipal services and includes 6.11 square miles and 10,410 residents. 

The City of Shelton is looking to create a diverse team of hardworking, committed individuals with a passion for public service and who are deeply aligned with our City's values and mission.

Employment Opportunities
Please Note: Employment applications for the City of Shelton will only be accepted through the governmentjobs.com links below.

If this is the first time you're applying using our online job site, you will need to create an account and select a username and password. After your account has been created, your profile can be used to apply for more than one job posting. Online applications are stored on a secure site. Only authorized employees and hiring authorities have access to the information submitted.

If you require accommodation to complete an online application, please email Human Resources at hr.team@sheltonwa.gov.



Equal Employment Opportunity
The City of Shelton is committed to equal employment opportunity and to compliance with federal anti-discrimination laws. We also comply with Washington law, which prohibits discrimination and harassment against employees or applicants based on race, creed, color, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation (including gender identity and expression), pregnancy (including a woman's potential to get pregnant, pregnancy-related conditions and childbearing), age (40 and over), national origin or any other basis prohibited by federal, state, and local laws.

The City of Shelton is not a Social Security-covered employer. The City participates in the Medicare portion of Social Security only.
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Finance - Account Analyst - Payroll & Benefits

The Account Analyst - Payroll & Benefits position is responsible for technical, administrative, and accounting duties in the implementation, preparation, and administration of City-wide payroll, technical reports, and employee benefits records. Click here for the full position description. Read More
Oct 23, 2023 Nov 14, 2023

Public Works - City Engineer (PE)

We're hiring a City Engineer! Read More
Nov 20, 2023 Dec 2, 2023