City Employment

Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working for the City of Milton where we pride ourselves in Exceptional Public Service! The City of Milton provides a generous benefits package, competitive salary, and dedication to employee work/life balance. Come work for An Employer That Cares!

Nestled in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, the City of Milton enjoys captivating views of Mount Rainier and other natural wonders. We love our small town feel with all of the convenience of being minutes from the hustle and bustle of the big city.

Applying for Positions

To apply for any of the positions listed below, please submit your City of Milton Employment Application (required) with any additional application materials you would like to the Human Resources Office: 

Milton City Hall
1000 Laurel Street
Milton, WA 98354
Email Human Resources

Current Openings

Seasonal Worker

Seasonal workers needed to perform a variety of routine manual duties in the construction, maintenance, and repair work of utility systems. This is a general laborer position and is required to be knowledgeable in working with a variety of small tools and be must be able to work independently. Pay is $19.33 - $23.67 per hour based on experience. Submit cover letter and employment application to apply. Open until filled.

Staff Engineer

The Staff Engineer is responsible for developing implementing, and maintaining processes and systems to facilitate the effective operation of Engineering functions. This position will provide leadership and resources to meet department goals and objectives as well as to ensure effective and efficient utilization of department personnel, funds, equipment and facilities. 

This is an exempt position; $76,489-$106,305 per year and excellent benefits. Please include your cover letter, resume with your employment application. Open until filled.

Journeyman Lineman Lead

This full-time, non-exempt journey lineman position is responsible for a variety of routine and complex administrative, skilled, technical work in the operating, maintaining and repairing overhead and underground electrical distribution systems. This position is a working foreman responsible for providing field supervision over the crew on the jobsite and overseeing use of equipment and materials. 

 $64.05 per hour with progressive on-call pay. Please submit employment application via fax, email, mail, or in person. Open until filled.

Immediate Openings for Police Officer Positions

  • Lateral Police Officer - The City of Milton is currently building an eligibility list for Lateral Police Officers.

To apply for this position please follow these instructions:

  1. Download and complete the City of Milton Application
  2. Complete the Lateral Police Officer Supplemental Questionnaire
  3. Complete the Veterans Scoring Criteria Declaration, if applicable

Email all completed forms to Police Recruiting


Equal Opportunity Employer

The City of Milton is an equal opportunity employer. Applications are accepted for open positions only.