Current job openings:
- Payroll Accountant
- Engineer II
- .NET Developer/Computer Systems Analyst (1 Year Term)
- Check out the "Links" box to the right for regional job opportunities.
Equal Employment Opportunity
The agency is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All employees have the right to work in a discrimination-free environment. All employment decisions such as recruitment, selection, promotion, termination and training, will be made without regard to race, color, sex, creed, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by state, local or federal laws. All employment decisions will be based on individual performance and staffing requirements.
Frequently asked questions (FAQ)
What is the benefits package offered at the Clean Air Agency?
The agency offers a competitive benefits package including: health, dental, and vision insurance; state retirement plan; deferred compensation plan; life and disability insurance; paid vacation, holiday, longevity bonus days off, and sick leave; flexible work hours; training; tuition reimbursement; and FlexPass.
What kind of people work at the Clean Air Agency?
The Puget Sound Clean Air Agency is a multi-county regulatory agency. We currently have a staff of 70 people. Our staff is comprised of air pollution scientists, engineers, inspectors, as well as computer specialists, meteorologists and technicians that maintain air quality monitoring equipment. We have small communications, human resources, legal services and accounting departments. There are various administration and customer service positions throughout the agency.
How does the agency announce job openings?
We will always advertise any job openings in the Sunday edition of the Seattle Times/Seattle Post-Intelligencer and position-specific websites. Or, if it is more convenient for you, check this Web site for new postings and information about how to apply. We do not have an application packet; rather, we ask for a cover letter and resume.
What happens when I have applied for a job?
We will send a postcard confirming that we received your resume. We screen resumes for qualifications that match our job requirements. Typically, we call a small group to a first round interview. For every position, we form a selection team consisting of managers and key agency staff. Final applicants will be interviewed by this group. The executive director approves all final recommendations. The process, from start to finish, usually takes 45-60 days.
Can I send in a resume even if there are no new job postings?
We prefer to accept resumes when we have a specific job opening. Please check this Web site for new openings or your Sunday Seattle Times/Seattle Post-Intelligencer employment section.
Does the agency hire interns?
On occasion we hire interns for specific short-term projects.