Employment Opportunities

CITY ENGINEER – City of Hood River, Oregon is accepting resumes for the City Engineer position. Work in the heart of the Columbia River Gorge as part of the city’s management team, leading the Engineering Division. The City offers full benefits, PERS retirement, medical and dental coverage, paid leave time etc. Salary range $79,156 to $104,410, DOE.

Interested applicants should forward a letter of interest and a resume to: Jennifer Gray, City Recorder, jennifer@cityofhoodriver.com or 211 2nd Street, Hood River, OR 97031. First review conducted July 12, 2019, open until filled. Promising candidates may be requested to complete supplemental questions. Please visit our website at ci.hood- river.or.us/opportunities for complete job description or call 541-387-5212 for more information. EOE/AA

The City of Hood River is currently looking for a Seasonal Building Inspector or a combination Seasonal Building Inspector and Plans Examiner to support up to 20 hours of work per week. The City of Hood River currently performs mechanical and structural plan review and inspections. Work can be performed over the course of 2-5 days per week during hours of operation. Position to start once filled and end fall 2019. Individual administers and enforces state building codes (structural and mechanical) within the City of Hood River and acts as a technical expert.

This is a limited duration position with expectation of the position to start once filled and end approximately October 2019. Flexible schedule, may work up to 20 hours weekly. Pay range $29.40-36.16, open until filled with first review 06/17/19.

Applications and a full position description may be obtained from the City of Hood River website:  cityofhoodriver.com or at Hood River City Hall, 211 Second St, Hood River, OR.  Please return all completed applications to Jennifer Gray, jennifer@cityofhoodriver.com. The City of Hood River is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.  Applicaiton and a full position description.


The City of Hood River is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Drug Free Workplace. 

La ciudad de Hood River es un empleador de igualdad de oportunidades y acción afirmativa.


Request for Proposals: To Provide Professional Engineering Design Services for Final Design of the Waterfront Stormline Relocation Project. Click HERE.