What if I need help?
Q&A addresses most questions about the on-line application
process. If you have questions after reviewing the information
or need an alternative job application process,
please email us.
What if I’m experiencing browser incompatibility
Sometimes our website doesn’t
display correctly due to compatibility issues with newer
browsers. View this Microsoft Windows
guide to help identify and fix problems.
Does the PUD make reasonable accommodations for
Yes. Chelan PUD provides equal opportunities to qualified
applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans. This
includes reasonable accommodations for optional alternative
application methods if you are unable or limited in your
ability to use or access our online application system as a
result of your disability, and interview or test processes. If
you need an accommodation, please contact TDD for hearing
impaired (509) 661-4621 or email us.
How can I find out about PUD job
Click on "Job Opportunities"
under Careers. Click “Sign In” (existing user) or create an account with us as “New User”. Click on CREATE JOB ALERT (located under the heading of Keywords). SAVE SEARCH. Once you’ve done this, we’ll email you when a job opening occurs and you can review the job description to decide if it meets your qualifications and career goals. We also list all of our
openings with WorkSource - click
Do I have to register to view current job
No. You can view current openings without registering. However,
you must register in order to apply for a particular position
or use the search features.
How do I apply for a job at Chelan PUD?
Chelan PUD only accepts applications and resumes submitted
through our online system. We do not accept applications or
resumes submitted by mail, fax or e-mail (unless necessary for
an alternative application process). Click on "Job Opportunities"
under Careers to start the application process.
What if I don’t have a resume?
If you do not have a resume and want to create one, nationwide
US Employment Service, WorkSource
provides online resources to get started. There are also
several free resume builder services available on the Internet.
You can go to any search engine (i.e. Yahoo, Google, Hot Mail,
etc.) and type “free resume builder” to get a
listing of the websites that provide this service.
What if I don’t have a computer?
There are community agencies that
provide access to computers such as your local library,
SkillSource, WorkSource and the Wenatchee Valley College Career
Is an email account required?
Yes, it allows PUD staff members to communicate with you
to let you know we received your application for a
specific job, tell you about job opportunities and the status
of your application.
What if I don’t have an email
There are several free email services
available on the Internet. You can go to any search engine
(i.e. Yahoo, Google, Hot Mail, etc.) and type “free
email” to get a listing of the Web sites that provide
What happens to my application after I send
Provided you meet the minimum qualifications and screening
criteria, your application information is forwarded to the
appropriate hiring manager. Typically, applicants are contacted
within 10 days of the closing date for a position if selected
to interview. Although the hiring process typically takes four
to six weeks, it may take longer due to a variety of factors.
What if there isn’t a closing date on the job
The position is considered open indefinitely and can be closed
at any time. It is recommended that you apply for positions as
soon as possible to avoid missing an opportunity.
What if I am an existing employee and want to see
internal job openings?
Existing employees only, call Human
Resources for more information.
Which Internet browsers work best with the online
For the best application experience, Chelan PUD recommends that
you use Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher.
I’m getting an error message, what should I
Clear your Internet browser cache by going to the
“Tools” option on the toolbar and selecting
“Internet options.” From the “general"
tab in the window, select “delete files” and click
"OK". Repeat this step, but check the box
“delete all offline content” and then click
"OK". Then, close all of your browser windows, open a
new browser window, and try again.
What if I have more questions?
Chelan PUD participates in E-Verify. E-Verify
electronically compares information entered on the Employment
Eligibility Verification, Form I-9, with records contained in
Social Security Administration and Department of Homeland
Security (DHS) databases to help employers verify the identity
and employment eligibility of newly hired employees.