City of Gooding Job Openings

June 8, 2022

Water/Wastewater Operator

The City of Gooding is seeking to fill an opening for a full time Water/Wastewater Operator. The position requires a Water and Wastewater 1 License and a Class B CDL. The City will consider applicants who are not certified but will require the employee to become certified within 24 months of employment date. High School diploma or GED Equivalency is required. Salary range is $15.50 – $18 per hour depending on certifications and experience. PERSI retirement, health and dental insurance along with other benefits included. Pre-Employment drug & alcohol test is required.

Applications and job description is available at Gooding City Hall or at Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please contact Public Works Director Larry Bybee (208) 595-4902.

The City of Gooding is an equal opportunity employer.

June 9, 2022

Patrol Officer

The Gooding Police Department is accepting applications to fill an open patrol officer position. Position is full time/42 hours a week, with rotating shifts including nights, weekends and some holidays. We offer a progressive pay scale of $18.00 – $19.00 per hour for entry level and up to $22.00 per hour DOE with increases for ranking officers.


Benefits including medical, dental, vision, life and PERSI retirement for the employee with family options. Good character and are clean background required. Experience preferred but not required. The City of Gooding recognizes 11 paid holiday’s per year, paid vacation and sick time accrual. We also offer the opportunity to participate in a deferred compensation plans and supplemental insurance programs.


Applications  may be picked up at the Gooding PD Office or online at Applications must be received by 27 June, 2022.

Police Employment Application

Background Check Authorization

Police Officer Job Description

Personal History Statement

City of Gooding 
308 5th Ave West, Gooding ID 83330 
Phone: (208) 934-5669 
Fax: (208) 934-5425 
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday