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Application Process
Applications - Full Time
A City of Lewiston application is required for each position. Completed applications can be mailed or faxed to City Hall at:

Human Resources
P.O. Box 617
1134 F St.
Lewiston, ID 83501

Fax: (208) 298-0925

Applications can also be picked up at City Hall -- FRONT LOBBY employment kiosk between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday (except holidays).  

Adobe Reader is a free download and is required to download the employment application.

Please Note: Applications can only be accepted for open positions until 5:00 pm on the deadline date. Applications received after the deadline date will not be considered.

Additional Requirements
Please check the job vacancy announcement for additional requirements (i.e., cover letter, resume, proof of typing ability, or additional testing requirements). Cover letters and resumes submitted without a City of Lewiston application will not be considered.

  • Supplemental material - such as reference letters may be included. 
  • Please do NOT include transcripts or class certificates.
  • We appreciate your interest in working for the City of Lewiston.  Applications are reviewed by the Hiring Department for consideration AFTER the closing date.  The Department selects the candidates they wish to INTERVIEW and at that time, HR will set up interviews by phone.  Typically, interviews are conducted within two weeks of closing date for clerical positions, and three weeks of closing for technical positions.
  • Fire Reserve, Lateral Police Officer, and Communications Specialist applications are accepted all year.  Generally, we test annually for these positions and will notify applicants that have submitted applications during the past 12 months.  In addition, these jobs are posted on the City website.
  • Be sure to register for email notification of open positions!

Seasonal Applications - Part Time
Applications for Seasonal employment (up to 40 hours per week for a period of 5 to 8 months) are generally accepted beginning in February of each year.

If you have never worked for the City of Lewiston, you must complete the full Employment Application.

If you have previously worked for the City in the past two years, you may use the abbreviated application here.  Seasonal Re-Hire

Submit applications to:   Human Resources
                                    PO Box 617
                                    Lewiston   ID   83501

                    Fax:          208-298-0925