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Director: Bonnie Beddall

  District Court Judge Call for Applications

Skagit County District Court Judge Dianne Goddard will retire from her service on February 29, 2024.

The retirement will create a vacancy in Skagit County District Court for Position 2. Per Washington State law, the County Commissioners have the authority and responsibility to appoint a replacement District Court judge who will serve out the remainder of Judge Goddard’s term.

The Board of County Commissioners will accept applications from qualified members of the Washington State Bar Association to fill the vacated position from January 5, 2024, until 4:30 p.m. on January 19, 2024.

  Applications Due 1/19/2024

Applicants must be registered voters in Skagit County. Applicants are strongly encouraged to promptly submit the Uniform Judicial Evaluation Questionnaire and Waiver and Authorization to Release Information, along with a brief resume.

All applications must be completed and submitted to the Skagit County Commissioner’s Office at the following address by 4:30 p.m. on January 19, 2024:

Skagit County Human Resources
1800 Continental Place
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

The Board of County Commissioners expects to make the selection of the new Skagit County District Court judge by February 9, 2024, with an effective appointment date of March 1, 2024.

  Application Questionnaire | Waiver
Online Application for Employment: View the current job listings here.

Welcome to the Skagit County Human Resources Webpage!

The goal of Skagit HR is to help to create a workplace where all of our employees are engaged and can thrive, where they can work to meet their personal and professional goals. We are committed to Human Resources initiatives that attract and retain innovative and enthusiastic employees.  

The Human Resources Department supports county departments and employees with consultation and oversight, professional growth and development, and policies that improve people’s lives – at work and beyond.
We work together in a spirit of continuous improvement and collaboration to recruit, develop and retain the most talented and racially diverse employees and make sure everyone receives fair and equitable compensation.

There is deep satisfaction in knowing you’re making a positive impact on people’s lives. We are proud to help the employees of Skagit County who work hard every day serving our community and we are proud to help Skagit County be an employer of choice!

Director: Bonnie Beddall
1800 Continental Place, Suite 200
Mount Vernon, WA 98273
Phone: (360) 416-1380
Fax: (360) 416-1386