Avista Corp

Frequently Asked Questions

 

How do I apply for a position with Avista?

How will I know if you receive my online application?

Will I be considered for positions other than the one for which I submitted my application and resume?

When will I hear back from you about the job I applied for?

Does Avista offer benefits?

Where can I get information about training for a line worker position?

 

Q. How do I apply for a position with Avista?
A. Visit current Career Opportunities on our web site and click on the position you are interested in. Create a profile by first creating a new account. You will only need to do this the first time you apply, but you can update it at any time. Browse open jobs on the job board and click and apply for jobs that you are interested in. Career opportunities are updated as positions become available and are typically open for seven days. Please check back often.

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Q. How will I know if you receive my online application?
A. After completing the application and clicking submit, the following message should appear on your screen and within 1 hour you should receive an email confirmation at the address you provided in your profile.

Thank you Jane!

Your application has been successfully submitted and will be reviewed. An email confirmation will be sent to the address you provided within an hour. Submitting this application places you in the candidate pool for the position you selected.

Thank you for your interest in Avista.

 

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Q. Will I be considered for positions other than the one for which I submitted my application and resume?
A. You will only be considered for the position for which you have submitted your application. Avista does not retain applications for future reference.

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Q. When will I hear back from you about the job I applied for?
A. Normally, you can anticipate hearing from our company within 4 – 6 weeks from the time the position closes. Usually, candidates who have not received a phone call for an interview will receive an email thanking them for their continued interest in our company.

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Q. Does Avista offer benefits?
A. Avista offers competitive wages and an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, retiree medical, pension for union employees, a defined contribution for non-union employees, life insurance, paid leave and an outstanding 401(K) program for both full and part-time employees.

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Q. Where can I get information about training for a line worker position?
A. Avista and Spokane Community College have partnered to offer an introductory line worker training course. Read more about this unique program

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