Applying for a Job

The documents you will need to submit with every Spokane County Civil Service application include:

• Copy of current driver's license (must be uploaded)

• Validated typing test if required on job posting (must be uploaded) (30 wpm or more after adjustment for errors for Deputy Sheriff positions OR 45 wpm or more after adjustment for errors for dispatch/clerical/administrative positions)

• Sealed official transcripts from the school of your highest level of education (All transcripts must be sealed official copies. They cannot be uploaded with your application. Transcripts must be received in our office by the testing date.)

• Copy of DD-214, Member Form 4, if applicable (upload) For Washington State Veteran's Preference information view RCW 41.04.010 as to how Veteran’s Preference is applied. If you do not wish to use Veteran’s Preference points, you will be required to turn in a Waiver of Veteran's Preference Points.

Other documents may be required for specific positions. All required documents will be listed on the job posting. Applications received without the required documents will be considered incomplete and will not be permitted to continue in the hiring process.

Job Interest Card

If you don't see a job you are interested in, you may fill out a job interest card for notification when a position of interest is open for application. The job opportunity notice will give test date and closing date for filing application.

Applicant Contact Information

Be sure to keep your contact information up to date, including your mailing address, phone number, and email address, as changes are made. If you cannot be contacted due to failure to update contact information in your profile, your name shall be removed from the register.