Jobs with the City of Bethel, Alaska
City of Bethel, Alaska Web Site
Job Listings / Employment Opportunities Page
Bethel is a city located in Bethel Census Area in the U.S. state of Alaska, 340 miles west of Bethel. According to 2005 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city was 6,262.
Bethel is the largest community in western Alaska and the 9th largest municipality in the state. It lies inside the Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge, the largest wildlife refuge in the United States. It is an administrative and transportation hub for the 56 villages in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.
Bethel is home to the premier mid-distance dogsled race, the Kuskokwim 300. In the spring, traditional dancers from all over Alaska and the world gather for Cam-ai (pronounced Cha-Mai) Dance Festival.
Though the region is flat and generally treeless, local residents enjoy snowmachineing, skiing, bicycling, kayaking, caribou hunting, salmon fishing, and access to the surrounding 56 villages in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.
Back to Jobs With Alaska Cities
About This Site |
Cities by State |
City Council Jobs
© 2006 - 2015 Jobs With Cities