The President of
the United States firmly believes that no veteran should have to
fight for a job at home. Washington State couldn’t
agree more! We place great emphasis on providing our veterans
access to valuable information about services and
assistance related to Washington State Government employment
While serving your country, you learned leadership, discipline,
and a whole host of other valuable skills and attributes. Now
put those skills to work in a job where you can continue to make
a difference, grow your career, and enjoy the many benefits our
great state has to offer.
Where to start?
Careers.wa.gov is the right place to find a job working for
Washington State. You have the option of checking out the
current job openings prior to registering in the system and
applying for a job.
Search for Washington State government jobs, or sign up for
If you see a job for which you'd like to apply, follow these
Register in our online recruiting
Step 2: Sign-in and build an online primary
application profile to include a resume, and use it to apply for jobs.
Step 3: Search for jobs that match your skills.
If you apply for a job be sure to answer questions 9-14 on "Tab
2" of the agency-wide questionnaire. This will ensure that you
receive the preferences for which you are eligible. (See
Veteran’s Preference Information)