Employment Opportunities

To apply for a City of Forest Grove position, you must complete the online application process. The City accepts applications only for open positions listed. Review the employment announcement for complete details regarding all required documents.

Current Job Opportunities

Completed applications must be received by the posted deadline on the designated closing date. Applications received after the deadline will not be processed.

Please note that the Education and Experience sections of the application and any supplemental questions must be filled out completely and truthfully. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the required application and supplemental questionnaire. Incomplete applications may be disqualified from the selection process.

Please be sure to include in your application a valid email address you check frequently (including spam and junk folders), as candidates may be notified via email.


Review City of Forest Grove Benefits.

Veteran's Preference

If you are claiming veteran's preference, a completed City of Forest Grove Veteran's Preference Form and your DD-214 or DD-215 must be submitted prior to the application deadline.

Drug-Free Workplace & Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

The City of Forest Grove is a Drug-Free Workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment opportunities are open to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, veteran's status, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetics or membership in any other protected class.

For further information or if you require assistance, please contact the Human Resources Office at 503-992-3200.

Online Application Assistance

For technical assistance in completing an online City of Forest Grove application, please contact Government Jobs at 855-524-5627.