Job Seeker How-To Guide

Create an Account before Applying for a Job

NOTE: You may already have an account if you have applied for a job at another agency using NEOGOV or 

If you need help creating an account, visit NEOGOV's Create an Account page.   


Apply for a Specific Job Opening


 Visit our Job Opportunities page and click on the position title you are interested in.


 Review detailed information regarding the job and choose to apply.

  • Review Job Description, Benefits, Supplemental Questions, Salary, etc..
  • Click on the Apply link to move into the application process.

 Log In

  • If you already have a City of Olympia or account, log in using your Username and Password.
  • If you have never registered with City of Olympia or, you will first need to create an account.  

  Choose to use an existing application or create an application.


  Answer the agency-wide supplemental questions. Click on the Save & Proceed button at the bottom of the page.


 Answer the job-specific supplemental questions (if any). Click on the Save & Proceed button at the bottom of the page.


 Review your application carefully. Incomplete information may disqualify your application. When you are satisfied that your application is complete, scroll to the bottom and click Confirm Application.


 Click the Accept button on the Certify & Submit screen.


 Click on the Logout link in the upper-right-hand corner.

Congratulations! You have successfully completed your job application with the City of Olympia. We wish you the best in your job search.


If you need additional help, visit NEOGOV's Apply for Job page.