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Job Opportunities

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OSPI is centrally located in downtown Olympia in the Old Capitol Building. Part of the Olympia/Tumwater/Lacey tri-city area, Olympia is a community rich in history, culture and natural beauty, blending a thriving city home to the state capital with a friendly, small-town atmosphere.

OSPI employs more than 400 staff. Our environment is dynamic and customer-focused. We support a range of programs across the state in conjunction with multiple agencies, organizations, committees, and programs, all with a common goal of bettering the education and opportunities for our state's children.
We offer a comprehensive benefits package, which includes traditional benefits like medical and retirement, as well as non-traditional benefits like flexible spending accounts, dependent care assistance, and deferred compensation.

Current Openings


Date Posted

Closing Date

Financial Reporting Analyst for School Districts and ESDs 08/11/2021 Continuous 
Data and Strategic Planning Specialist  09/01/2021 09/16/2021
Youth Engagement Administrative Program Specialist  09/01/2021 09/16/2021
Federal Funding Specialist  09/01/2021 09/17/2021
Mastery-based Education Supervisor  09/03/2021 09/20/2021
Administrative Assistant 2 - Child Nutrition  09/08/2021 09/22/2021
Administrative Program Specialist 2 (In-Training), Child Nutrition - Two Positions 09/09/2021 09/24/2021
Data Analyst  - Student Information (2 Openings)  09/13/2021 Continuous 
Lead Data Analyst - Public Reporting 09/13/2021 Continuous 
Program Manager for Educator Credentialing and Development  09/16/2021 09/27/2021
MTSS Data Analyst  09/14/2021 09/29/2021
Administrative Assistant 3, System and School Improvement 09/15/2021 09/30/2021

Contracting with OSPI

It is the intent of the state to promote open competition and transparency for all contracts for goods and services. All businesses, independent consultants, and other organizations are encouraged to compete for contractual opportunities with OSPI. 

Washington State Employment

Want to learn more about state employment? Washington State Human Resources outlines the three primary categories of employment. You may also be interested in Washington State Government Job Announcements.

OSPI is an equal opportunity employer. We strive to create a working environment that includes and respects cultural, racial, ethnic, sexual orientation, and gender identity diversity. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, persons over 40 years of age, disabled and Vietnam-era veterans, and people of all sexual orientations and gender identities are encouraged to apply. Persons needing accommodation in the application process or this announcement in an alternative format may email the Human Resources office or call at 360-725-6270 or 360-725-6066.

Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws: