Island Rec is currently accepting applications for School's Out Program Leader. This is a school year seasonal position working after school hours and during school breaks at Island Rec STAR and School's Out programs. This position works under the direct supervision of the School’s Out Recreation Specialist. We are seeking a dynamic, creative and responsible person who enjoys and is capable of working with school age children. Please visit the Island Rec website for an application or stop by the Island Rec office (580 Guard). posted 02/24 

Village at the Harbour, a premier senior living community in the heart of Friday Harbor, is currently seeking fantastic individuals with a passion for our seniors to join our amazing team. We are a small community with a big heart and provide a nurturing work environment where our residents come first. We are currently hiring for caregivers and are willing to train the right people. For qualified candidates we will pay for your training and offer full-time and part-time employment. Why work with us? Village at the Harbour currently hosts some of the most amazing residents anywhere and we are constantly working to improve and provide the best in senior housing.

Cool things to know:

  • Flexible scheduling
  • Discounted ferry tickets
  • Free home cooked meals
  • Vacation and sick days
  • We have the coolest seniors living with us!

Please email you resume to [email protected], fax to (360) 378- 7146 or call us at (306) 378-7144 for more information. 543 Spring Street posted 02/24

Energy Program Coordinator - The San Juan Islands Conservation District is seeking an innovative and motivated individual to assist in implementing a county-wide Sustainable Energy Program.

Duties will include:

  • Outreach and communications
  • Grant writing and management
  • Contract management
  • Project management
  • Website management

Preferred skills, experience and knowledge in the following:

  • Residential energy efficiency, conservation, and planning 
  • Outreach and communications
  • Project management
  • Website maintenance
  • Renewable energy
  • Grant-writing and management.
  • Flexible and adaptable, team player
  • Organized, efficient
  • Positive and professional attitude
  •  Degree in sustainable energy or related field and/or CEM certification.

To apply, send resume and cover letter to [email protected] by 3/5/17.  For more information, go to posted 02/24

Experience Ambassador – immediate year ‘round opportunity! Positions available NOW\We're looking for someone to work varied shifts five days a week. Morning: 7:30am – 3:30pm; Mid: 10:00am – 6:30pm; Close 2:00pm – 10:00pm. Hourly wage based on experience. Experience Ambassadors guide our guests each step of their experience with us. From the first contact to their booking to their arrival, our Experience Ambassadors are our front line and our guests' personal champion. Experience Ambassadors are lots of roles rolled INN to one: Concierge, Front Desk, Reservations, Porter and more! This position requires a pretty big bandwidth because our guests and team will rely on you to keep everything straight. You'll be pretty close to an air traffic controller. If you love creating amazing guest experiences, type faster than you can talk, love telling guests all about the Island and our Inn and know computer applications like you know your first name - drop INN our Welcome Room on Front Street next to Cask and Schooner for an application or complete one online here: -- Please feel free to ring or write with any questions. posted 02/17

The Whale Museum: Part-time job open on our Visitors’ Experience Team. Duties include answering visitor inquiries, assisting with tours, cashiering, and opening/closing the Museum. Skills: Retail, Customer Service, public speaking, and familiarity with orcas in Salish Sea. Email cover letter and resume to [email protected] More info posted 02/17

San Juan Island Park & Recreation District is hiring a summer seaonal sailing instructor to organize and conduct sailing classes from June-August. Required qualifications: 18 years or older with prior teaching experience, WA state boaters education card, current first aid & CPR certifications, proven demonstration of advanced sailing skills. Sailing instructor certification from US Sailing preferred. Please visit for complete job description and to apply. Position is approx 32 hours/week for 6 weeks. Pay is $20-$24/hour DOE. Contact Morgan Johnston with any questions: [email protected] posted 02/13

United Way San Juan County is seeking a temporary/part-time coordinator for an education program - 5-7 hours per week, $15./hr. Background check required. Pls. email [email protected] for more information. posted 02/04 

Part Time, Year Round Cook Are you passionate about cooking? Are you friendly, confident, and enjoy being of service to others? Come join our team!

The Clearing is a leading edge, nationally recognized residential treatment center located on a beautiful 64-acre farm in Friday Harbor, Washington. We are looking for a part-time, year-round cook. Must be:

  • Comfortable cooking for 15 to 30 appreciative, friendly people;
  • Organized, with great attention to detail;
  • A positive, self starter with a ‘can do’, ‘how can I help’ attitude;
  • Able to give and receive feedback effectively

You will be a valued member of our family-oriented team, contributing your positive energy, experience and love to our accomplished and vibrant food service program. Starting pay is $17 per hour.

For more information about our company, please explore our website at and send resumes and references to [email protected] posted 02/04 

WaterWorks Gallery is seeking 2 Gallery Assistants. This is a part time position, approx. 35 hours per month, usually working 2 days every other week. Applicant must be comfortable in a retail environment, meeting, greeting clients, being a representative of the gallery. This is a seasonal position running late May or June thru November, depending on the applicant. Duties include but not limited to sales, creating displays, interacting with clients, hanging installations of shows, set-up for artist’s openings and talks, computer skills necessary include WORD, familiarity with ACT [a plus] and knowledgeable about online promotions using Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram.

A positive attitude, sales experience, good grooming and dressing are fundamental for this position. Training for this position will be scheduled based on the ability of the candidate. Starting hourly pay at $ 15.00. Please send your resume to the director/founder of the gallery, Ruth Offen, [email protected] . Interviews set up for early March, 2017 posted 02/02

The Mullis Community Center announces a position opening for Center Manager 20 hours a week/$24 an hour. The position includes managing and promoting building use and rentals, planning events and fundraisers, and building the volunteer and participant base. Pick up application and job description at The Mullis Center, 589 Nash Street between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm or e-mail [email protected] to request an electronic copy. Contact Gail Leschine-Seitz with any questions at (360)378-2677. First review of applications will be February 21st. posted 01/26 




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San Juan Island School District

Orcas Island School District

Lopez Island School District

Town of Friday Harbor

San Juan County Government

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