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On-Call Clerical/Administrative Hourly - City of Kirkland ( Job # 19-0061)

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Minimum Salary: $20.31 per hour
Maximum Salary: $23.88 per hour
Employment Type: On-Call
Department: Police
Open until filled.
(Open to current employees and the general public.)


Provide communication and educational outreach to Kirkland residents regarding pet licenses.   Canvass designated neighborhoods by going door-to-door using list of possible pet owners.   Primary work duties include:

  • Provide "soft" public education effort regarding pet licensing requirements in Kirkland
  • Issue temporary pet licenses as needed
  • Utilize mobile tablet/credit card device for sales of temporary pet licenses

Hours of Work

Must have the ability to work weekends in May, June, July, August, and September (Saturday and Sunday) from approximately 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.   Training for work assignment provided in mid May.  Project anticipated to go into September.

Minimum Qualifications
  •  High School Diploma (or equivalent)
  •  Must be age 18 or older
  •  Excellent oral communication skills
  •  Customer service skills
  •  Accurate data entry, record-keeping abilities 
  •  Must successfully complete a thorough background check as required by the Child/Adult Abuse Information Act
Working Conditions & Physical Activities

Must be able to walk, stand, bend, stoop for duration of work shift.  Work is performed outdoors in varying weather conditions.  Exposure to extended periods of sunlight and hot temperatures and/or cool and damp weather is possible.   Pet License Neighborhood Canvassers will wear a uniform with a City of Kirkland logo, and have a City I.D. card.

Selection Process

Applicants who are invited to participate in the interview process will be notified by phone or email.

Candidates who are selected to interview will be required to complete a criminal background check.


City Hall
123 5th Ave
Kirkland, WA 98033