Job Opportunities

The City of Coeur d'Alene is an Equal Opportunity/Veteran's Preference Employer

If you would like to apply for a current job opening, please read the following:

  • A City of Coeur d'Alene Job Application is required by 5:00 p.m. on the specified filing deadline date;
  • Job applications are also available at City Hall, 710 E Mullan Avenue, 83814, 208-769-2205
  • Applications may be hand delivered, mailed or emailed as a pdf to Darci Todd,;
  • We only accept a faxed application if you are trying to meet the deadline (fax#: 208-415-0404);
  • Resumes are NOT accepted in lieu of a City of Coeur d'Alene Application;
  • All sections of the job application must be completed to be considered for the opening (this includes current and past Employment Record).
  • Incomplete job applications will not be considered.
  • Veteran's Preference Information-See bottom of this page. Please include your Member-4 page of your DD214.

Human Resources

Human Resources Administrative Assistant: Applications received by the filing date of 11/9/18 5pm are being reviewed for consideration.  Interviews have not been scheduled yet.

Librarian to oversee the Youth Services Department at the Coeur d' Alene Public Library.  Duties include: supervising assigned division and staff; reference/technical support; cataloguing; circulation and program development.  Starting hourly wage $22.19, eligible for a five percent increase after 12 months of service with standard or above evaluations. The position is supplemented by a generous benefit package and Membership in Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho (State Retirement) is required.   

A Bachelor’s Degree is required and an American Library Association (ALA) Master’s Degree in Library Science is preferred; and three (3) years’ experience in library program management or experience in education or a teaching certificate, with two (2) years of supervisory experience preferred; or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities to successfully perform the essential functions of the position may be considered.

Applicants meeting the qualification requirements are invited to submit a completed  City of CDA Job Application and Resume to the Human Resources Office, City Hall, 710 Mullan, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814. Application deadline is Friday, December 7, 2018 at 5:00p.m.

Urban Forester
.  Interviews are being scheduled the week of 11/19/18.

Part-Time Evening Custodians

Building Maintenance/Parks Department. Starting hourly wage is $10.00, 25 hours per week 5:00-10:00pm or later, non-benefited position with the exception of PERSI Retirement.  Must be able to pass a background check.  Requires strong custodian background and light maintenance work experience.  City of CDA Job Application.  Open Until Filled and continuously accepted. 

Police Officers. (Lateral and Post Certifiable Only-Entry Level Applications are not being accepted at this time)The City of Coeur d'Alene is seeking highly motivated Police Officer applicants committed to public safety and protecting the citizens of our community. Patrol Division personnel work 10 hour and 40 minute shifts in a 28 day work cycle, during which officers work five days on/four days off with five days off every third rotation. A generous benefit package is available and membership in the Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI) and Social Security is required.  Current entry level starting hourly wage is $23.39.  Lateral applicants will begin at a minimum of $24.56 to a maximum of $28.43, dependent on previous sworn experience and agency size.  Must be 21 years old at time of testing.  We continuously accept Lateral and Post Certifiable applications.

Part-Time Swim Instructor. Swim instructor experience and lifeguard experience preferred. 
Must be first aid/CPR certified.  Hourly wage is $15.00. 
City of CDA Recreation Temporary/Seasonal Job Application.  Open until filled.
Part-Time Sports Officials The city continuously accepts applications from those interested in officiating basketball and soccer.  Starting hourly wage is $9.00, 6-8 hours per week.  Requires confident personality, ability to work with parents and coaches and sports knowledge and background. 
City of CDA Recreation Temporary/Seasonal Job Application
.  Open until filled.

Veteran's Preference Information
Per Idaho Code, Title 65, Chapter 5, the City of Coeur d'Alene will afford a preference to employment of veterans.  In the event of equal qualifications and experience between candidates for an available position, a veteran who qualifies will be preferred.  If claiming veteran's preference, complete this Veteran's Preference Form and attach a copy of your DD-214 Member-4 page with your application.