Job Opportunities

Current Openings


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  • Temporary Full-Time Paramedic
    • Full-time, temporary position
    • $3,569.75 - $4,695.90 per month, based on 240 hour per month average
    • Must be currently licensed Oregon Paramedic
    • Must have a valid Oregon Driver License with an acceptable driving record
    • Please review the job announcement and position description for additional information, expectations, and requirements
    • Applicants will be evaluated based on qualifications, education, interview, thorough background investigation, and pre-employment drug test.  Successful candidates must pass a pre-employment fitness evaluation.
    • A City of Dallas application must be completed and submitted to be considered for a position.
    • Accepting applications until Friday, March 24 at 5 pm
  • Reserve Police Officer 
    • Applicants must be 21 years of age and will be required to pass a written test, interview, criminal background check, psychological evaluation, medical and physical fitness evaluations, and a drug screening.
    • Reserve officers are sworn volunteers (unpaid) who supplement full-time police officers.
    • The basic training reserve officers receive is near equivalent to that of regular officers, however their responsibilities are limited by their experience and ongoing training. 
    • Please review the announcement for additional information, expectations, and requirements
    • A City of Dallas application and Supplemental Police Questionnaire must be completed and returned no later than 5:00 p.m. Friday, April 28, 2017 to:
        • Dallas Police Department, Attn:  Steve Dankenbring, 187 SE Court Street, Dallas, OR 97338
        • or emailed to steve.dankenbring@dallasor.gov
  • Utility Technician (Public Works)
    • $15.45-$20.33 per hour.
    • This is a full-time, regular, represented position with excellent fringe benefits.
    • Performs a variety of entry-level manual tasks in the general construction and maintenance of city sewer, street, and stormwater facilities.
    • Must possess or be able to obtain within 6 months of hire a Class B CDL certification
    • Please review the job announcement and position description for additional information, expectations, and requirements
    • A completed City of Dallas application must be received by 5 PM on Friday, March 31, 2017.
    • If you applied for our Parks Maintenance Worker I position (the recruitment for which was canceled) and would like to apply for this position instead, please email emily.gagner@dallasor.gov. We will transfer your application to this recruitment and you will not be required to fill out another application.
  • Flexible Schedule EMT, AEMT, EMT-I, or Paramedic
    • Variable schedule shift work
    • $9.75 - $13.68 per hour, based on certification level and experience
    • This is a part-time, flexible schedule position with no fringe benefits
    • Must be currently licensed Oregon EMT, AEMT, EMT-I, or Paramedic
    • Must have a valid Oregon Driver License with an acceptable driving record
    • Please review the job announcement for additional information, expectations, and requirements
    • Applicants will be evaluated based on qualifications, education, interview, thorough background investigation, and pre-employment drug test.  Successful candidates must pass a departmental physical agility evaluation.
    • A City of Dallas application must be completed and submitted to be considered for a position.
    • Accepting applications to create an eligibility list of potential future hires
  • Lifeguard (part-time)
    • $9.75 - $11.30 per hour
    • Preference will be given those applicants qualified to teach swim lessons
    • Applicants must have lifeguard training and cardiopulmonary resuscitation certificates (submit copies of your certificates with your application, please)
    • Successful applicants must successfully pass a water skills test
    • Please review the job announcement and position description for additional information, expectations, and requirements
    • Accepting applications to create an eligibility list of potential future hires
  • Aquatic Center Front Desk/Reception (part-time)
    • $9.75 - $11.30 per hour
    • Applicants must obtain within 30 days of hire CPR and food handlers certifications
    • Please review the job announcement and position description for additional information, expectations, and requirements
    • Accepting applications to create eligibility list of potential future hires
  • Water Aerobics Instructor (part-time)
    • $11 per hour
    • Accepting applications to create eligibility list of potential future hires
The City of Dallas is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).