Featured Job: Performance Measurement Coordinator 

Closing Date/Time: Sun. 09/10/17 11:59 PM Pacific Time  Salary: $90,521.60 – $114,753.60 Annually   Job Type: Career Service, Full Time, 40 hrs/week  Location: King County Courthouse – 516 3rd Ave, Seattle, Washington  Department: Department of Adult & Juvenile Detention  Description: The Department of Adult and Juvenile Detention is seeking a Project Program Manager IV (PPM IV) to plan and…

DPD internship program brings on qualified, invested lawyers committed to County priorities 

With the arrival of summer comes the annual onboarding of interns in workplaces across the country. While some internships may just be grabbing coffee and making copies, King County is proud to develop interns and employees for a career in public service. One notable example is within the Department of Public Defense (DPD). Across the…

Planning pays off: Long awaited paramedic services proving successful for residents and employees 

Since this past February, King County Medic One (KCM1) has provided ongoing, excellent paramedic services to the Vashon Island community. Long in coming, this new service delivers to residents the best in emergency response through a seamless transition from Vashon Island Fire and Rescue to KCM1. “For citizens of Vashon Island, the change will hardly be noticeable.…

PlazaFest: Enjoy sunshine and local food, August 8 

Spend time outside in the great weather and connect with friends and colleagues at the next PlazaFest, organized by the Facilities Management Division.   Food cart vendors will be available on the Administration Building plaza Tuesday, August 8 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Vendors will include specialty hot dogs from Dirty Dog and nachos and tacos from Nach’yo Average Food. …

Reminder:  Seattle Sounders FC vs. Minnesota United August 20 employee discount 

King County employees can get discounted tickets to the Seattle Sounders FC vs. Minnesota United at 7 p.m. on Sunday, August 20, at CenturyLink Field.  Tickets start at $25. Click here to buy tickets. All fans will receive their tickets via email 48 hours before the event.  Questions? Call Jordan Long at 206-965-8787 or email him at jordanl@soundersfc.com. …

Featured Job: Wastewater Construction Management IV 

Closing Date/Time: Fri. 08/18/17 11:59 PM Pacific Time Salary: $41.57 – $52.69 Hourly, $86,465.60 – $109,595.20 Annually Job Type: Career Service, Full Time, 40 hrs/week Location: Multiple locations in King County, Washington Department: Department of Natural Resources & Parks – Wastewater Treatment Division Description: The Department of Natural Resources & Parks is seeking a candidate for the role of Wastewater Construction Management IV.…

New ESJ iMap tool brings together community and capital projects for employees

Back in 2013, the Water and Land Resources Division wanted to find a more efficient way of determining the characteristics and statistics of the populations they serve or would impact when doing capital projects. The information is critical to supporting King County’s equity and social justice goals and better project or program outcomes. Developed over the last three years…