Employment opportunities
Tuesday October 17, 2017
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Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Diocese of Yakima. The men and women employed by the Diocese of Yakima are dedicated professionals who endeavor to support the mission of the Diocese in many diverse areas including spiritual ministry, formation, social work, education and administrative services. We are an equal opportunity employer who continually seeks qualified, dedicated and passionate individuals to support the mission and services of the Diocese of Yakima.

To view employment opportunities within the Diocese of Yakima, see below or click here.

Employment opportunities are updated regularly. If you have unanswered questions concerning a position after reviewing a posted vacancy announcement, contact Diana Aparicio, Vice Chancellor, at (509) 965-7117.

Program Manager

St. Joseph’s Children’s Center is accepting applications for the position of Program Manager. The Program Manager will report to the St. Joseph’s Catholic School Principal and be responsible for all aspects of operating the Children’s Center, including program operations, staffing, budgeting, policies, and ongoing development. The Program Manager will ensure the Center meets all minimum licensing standards for a Licensed Child Care Center in Washington. Apply at
or Call (509) 378-0873 for information. Position is open until filled.

YOUTH MINISTER – St. Joseph Parish Kennewick, WA
St. Joseph Parish in Kennewick, WA is seeking a full-time bilingual in
Spanish youth minister to lead our enthusiastic, faith-filled team of volunteers in developing a dynamic and engaging youth program.
You will work under the direction of our Pastor and parish administrator with some expectations including organizing the confirmation program, several retreats, and attending a youth convention. As this is a new position, you will also have the latitude and support to use your own experience and creativity for our youth program.
Candidate must be an active Catholic, at least 21 years of age, and have youth ministry education or comparable experience, as well as a passion for reaching teens and lighting a fire in their hearts that will lead them to becoming active Catholic adults.
For information contact the parish at (509) 586-3820. Applications and related information can be obtained at: http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp
Full-time position with great benefits!
Position open until filled.

Director of Religious Education
St. Peter Claver Parish has a part time position available for a Director of Religious Education. The candidate will be responsible for organizing and developing the religious education and sacramental program at St. Peter Claver Parish. The candidate will provide a welcoming and friendly classroom environment for all children, parents, and visitors. The candidate must have at least 1 or more years of experience teaching or working with children in a classroom. Entry level applicants are encouraged to apply.
For more information contact Fr. Roleto Amoy at (509) 877-2813.
Applications and related information can be obtained at: http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp 

Accounting Clerk
Finance Office in the Diocese of Yakima, WA is seeking an Accounting Clerk to perform the weekly duties of finances, accounts payable, and accounts receivable. The qualifying candidate must have knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Office software as well as Sage100 or other accounting software.

The successful candidate will possess at least a bookkeeping degree or 5 years equivalent work experience.

The Accounting Clerk is a part-time, hourly position. Compensation DOE.

Closing date: October 20th.

For more information contact Sue Schoolcraft (509) 367-5289. Applications and related information can be obtained at: http://www.applitrack.com/yakimadiocese/onlineapp



Assumption Early Learning Center Director:  The Assumption ELC director is responsible for the Childcare and Pre-School programs.  Four year degree in Early Childhood, Child Development or Elementary Education preferred.  If you are interested in the position send a letter of interest and resume to John Lesko at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone (509) 525-9283. 

Catholic Charities Job Opportunities


Contact information:
Diana Aparicio, Vice Chancellor for Personnel & Policies

Human Resources 
5301-A Tieton Drive

Yakima, WA 98908
Phone: (509) 965-7117
Fax: (509) 966-8334
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