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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 the numerous outdoor sports and recreational opportunities. As the Mason county seat, Shelton is a full service city that provides wide range of municipal services and includes 6.11 square miles and 10,700 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.  

Click below for current employment opportunities with the City of Shelton.  Applications will only be accepted online through

Shelton Employment Opportunities

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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 for employment 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.

If this is the first time you are applying using our online job application, you will need to create an account and select a Username and Password. After your account has been created, your master profile may be used to apply for more than one job opening.

Online applications are stored on a secure site. Only authorized employees and hiring authorities have access to the information submitted. 

Should you require an accommodation to complete the online application, please email Human Resources at

The City of Shelton is not a Social Security covered employer. The City participates in the Medicare portion of Social Security only.