Customer Service Agent/Trainer Join our team for the 2017 summer season. Responsible for sales, reservations, equipment safety checks, customer orientation and equipment operation/safety training. This is a full time season position in a fast-paced, non-smoking environment.

Send resume to: [email protected] Or Susie’s Moped Rentals, Inc. PO Box 1972 Friday Harbor, WA 98250 posted 03/24 

San Juan Island Cheese is Hiring! San Juan Island Cheese showcases artisan cheeses, beers and wines from the Pacific Northwest and beyond. Lunch Cook Position Available

Responsible for making panini sandwiches, mac n cheese, quiche and plating up dishes.

Help with morning prep and for making salads and soups during lunch hour.

Food prep including side salads, pickling, dressings

Baking tasks including cheesecakes, crackers, pie dough, breads, etc

Make cheese boards and meat board, assist with pairings, design

Responsible for hot sandwich station, prepping, service, sanitation

Potential for creative input in the above

Experience required. If you’re interested in joining our team, please email cover letter and resume to: [email protected] posted 03/24 

The San Juan Island Inn Collection consists of the Tucker House Inn, Harrison House Suites, Coho Restaurant, and our Special Events and Catering Division. Our goal is to exceed expectations through personable interactions between our team and guests. Each member of our team is and is treated like a valuable member of our collection. We work as a cohesive unit in order to best serve our guests.


Reports to: Jessica – Our Food and Beverage Manager

Location: Primarily the Garden Café at the Inns

Hours: 25 – 30 Hours per Week

Wage: $11 per Hour

Start Date: June 17, 2017

POSITION SUMMARY: As our culinary assistant, you would have the opportunity to be immersed in the culinary aspects of our Events and Catering Division, learn from our skilled chefs, and be a part of our day-to-day Bed and Breakfast activities. We consider all members of our team to be part of our family and have cultivated a fun and healthy work environment. Our work keeps us busy and active, but not a day goes by where we do not laugh and enjoy ourselves.


High energy, able to multi-task, self-sufficient when completing tasks, works well under pressure, enjoys learning, well spoken and a good communicator, sufficient computer skills, flexible schedule, works well in a team environment


» Assist in culinary preparation including granola, cookies, and special events.

» Attend events with Anna Maria – Our Owner and Event Coordinator.

» Set up special events with little assistance.

To apply or for more information, please email our Guest Relations Coordinator, Nikki, at [email protected] posted 03/24  

NOW HIRING HIGH-LEVEL EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT We are looking for just the right person to join our inspiring organization - someone who can continue to help the Foundation carry out its mission of helping the San Juan Island Community thrive through inspired and informed generosity and the Foundation’s trusted stewardship. The Executive Assistant is responsible for ensuring the Foundation operates in an organized, efficient and professional manner. He or she must work effectively with Board members, management, staff, donors and community members to accomplish the strategic goals of the Foundation. Warmth, friendliness and professionalism are critical for this position. This person is someone who inspires trust in every customer.

To be considered for this position, you must have:

10 years’ experience providing executive level administrative support.

Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in administrative role.

Excellent communication skills (oral & written).

Proven ability to anticipate next steps, take initiative, exercise discretion, apply sound judgement, solve problems, meet deadlines & work well independently.

Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite, QuickBooks & cloud applications.

Salary: Exempt position at $50,000/year

Please submit a cover letter and resume by mail or email no later than April 5, 2017 at 5pm. Mail: San Juan Island Community Foundation Attn: Personnel Committee PO Box 1352 Friday Harbor, WA 98250

Email: [email protected] Attn: Personnel Committee

posted 03/24  

Compass Health is the region’s largest private, non-profit organization providing mental health and chemical dependency services in Island, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish, and Whatcom counties of Western Washington. We provide quality creative services to children, families and adults in a variety of outpatient, residential and inpatient settings. Our goal is to help people stay in their home and in their community, surrounded by family and friends who can support them during difficult times.


CDP III / Chemical Dependency Supervisor

Program: 12000 – Chemical Dependency, San Juan County

Location: Friday Harbor

Hours: Full-time (40 hours/week)

Wage: $20.19 - $37.30/hour, DOE


We are currently hiring for a CDP III / Chemical Dependency Supervisor for San Juan County. This position provides direct chemical dependency treatment services to adults and youth and their families as well as supervision to other CDPs or CDP trainees. The CDP III works in conjunction with the Program Manager to ensure that CDPs and CDPTs have appropriate supervision and that clients receive high quality clinical care. This position provides a range of clinically indicated services, including but not limited to individual counseling, group counseling, family counseling, and case management services for youth and adults who have substance use disorders and their families/natural supports. This position is responsible for assessing client/family functioning and needs, and partnering with the client/family to develop an individually tailored care plan designed to promote recovery. This position may also provide clinical supervision to MA or BA level clinicians and/or interns engaged in the delivery of co-occurring disorders treatment.


BA/BS/BSW Degree in a Behavioral Science related field.

Current Washington State Chemical Dependency Professional (CDP) certification.

Meets the criteria outlined in WAC 246-811 as a qualified supervisor.

Valid Washington State Driver's License required including vehicle and appropriate insurance, if applicable.

· Ability to work effectively with individuals with complex needs and multi-system involvement

· Knowledge and skills in Motivational Interviewing and other evidence-based practices used in CD treatment.

Ability to maintain a positive, solution-focused demeanor when responding to conflicts or problems.

Demonstrated organizational skills and the ability to multitask within a fast-paced environment.

Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.

General computer proficiency, including the ability to utilize electronic medical record systems.

Ability to pass pre-employment criminal background check, which may or may not include an additional search by DSHS.

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV/Resume to [email protected] For more information about Compass Health, please visit our website at

Compass Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer posted 03/21

San Juan Island School District is Hiring!

SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS District wide, 7.5 hrs/day $140.00/Full day, $70.00/Half day

SUBSTITUTE PARA EDUCATORS District Wide, hours vary $17.72/hr

SUBSTITUTE CUSTODIANS District wide, hours vary $18.29/hr

SUBSTITUTE BUS DRIVERS District wide, hours vary $19.58/hr

SUBSTITUTE KITCHEN STAFF District wide, hours vary $12.86 - 17.72/hr

San Juan Island School District is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy and commitment to provide equal employment opportunity and non-discriminatory treatment in recruitment, hiring, retention, transfer, promotion, and training of all employees regardless of age, national origin, race, color, creed, religion, sex, marital status, non-job-related physical, sensory, or mental disability, or Vietnam-era or disabled Veteran status.

To apply, visit our website or call (360) 370-7904. posted 03/20  

Person to do yard work, moss and gutter cleaning, painting etc. 3.5 mls. out of Friday harbor Call 360-421-6043 posted 03/17

Meals on Wheels and More is looking for a P/T Cook’s Assistant (Approx. 8 hrs a week) at the Mullis Senior Center. Approximately 10-2pm Monday & Thursday.

This position is responsible for assisting the head cook in production, serving and clean-up of 75-100+ Senior Meals 2 days per week at the Mullis Senior Center.

Our ideal candidate will possess:

Ability to work independently

Excellent customer service skills

Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively with, employees, management, volunteers and participants, and senior center personnel.

Strong organizational skills and ability to execute job tasks in a specified time.

Ability to work in a fast-paced kitchen environment.

Culinary Training Preferred.

High school diploma or G.E.D.

Current Washington State food worker card.


Requires prolonged standing as well as stooping, bending and reaching.

Requires physical exertion to manually move, lift, carry, pull or push heavy objects on carts as well as for cleaning related tasks.

Ability to lift up to 40 pounds.


Paid sick leave and personal holiday

Applications can be picked up at the Mullis Senior Center and returned there. Please send resumes to [email protected] posted 03/17

Wanted: Reliable yard and forest worker. Must be comfortable communicating by email. Must like to split firewood. Starting at $20 an hour. Contact: [email protected] posted 03/13

San Juan Island Park & Recreation District (Island Rec) is hiring for our summer day camp for K-6th grade: Camp Eagle Rock! Positions are from June - August. Must have a desire to work with children ages 6-12 in a recreational setting. Camp Counselors Sports, Games & Outdoor Programs Director Recreation Leader Assistant Please visit our website for complete job descriptions and to apply: posted 03/13

Exchange Reuse Center General Manager Orcas Recycling Services seeks an energetic and capable individual to serve as General Manager for the new Exchange reuse facility. Great people skills, community focus, and a strong identification with our Zero Waste mission required. Intermediate computer skills required. Experience with management, retail, merchandising and reuse experience a real plus. Full time position; salary & benefits commensurate with experience. Read the full job description before applying: Submit a cover letter and resume to ORS, PO Box 91, Eastsound WA 98245 posted 03/13

Downriggers San Juan Island is hiring line cooks and prep cooks for the summer season. Great atmosphere and competitive wages. Must be able to work in a faced paced atmosphere. Stop by for an application." posted 03/13

NOW HIRING HOUSEKEEPERS The Discovery Inn is seeking a fun, energetic, hardworking individual to join our housekeeping team. Must be available to work weekends and holidays. Previous experience preferred. Must pass background check. Competitive wage and bonus program. Please email resume to [email protected] posted 03/08 

Community Treasures is looking for year round help. Need help with labor for pickups, cleaning, and organizing. 6 hours a day. Apply at 6739 Roche Harbor Road between 10:00am and 5:00pm, Wednesday – Sunday. Contact Copper 370-5562. posted 03/08


NOW HIRING HOUSEKEEPERS The Discovery Inn is seeking a fun, energetic, hardworking individual to join our housekeeping team. Must be available to work weekends and holidays. Previous experience preferred. Must pass background check. Competitive wage and bonus program. Please email resume to [email protected] posted 03/03 

Design Build San Juan is looking for Skilled Carpenters; needed for New Construction Home Build on San Juan Island, Project starting soon. Top Pay Doe, Year Round, Health Benefits,Paid Vacation after 1 year. Please call Terry (360) 622-6450 posted 03/03

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT 10 HRS/WEEK: San Juan County Public Hospital District #1 has an immediate opening for an Admin. Asst. 10 hours a week. Public Records and Board Meeting duties, accounting work, filing, and general office duties. Excel, Word, QuickBooks preferred, communication skills, confidentiality and attention to detail a must. Submit your resume to [email protected] through March 15, 2017. Interviews will be conducted after March 15, 2017. If more information needed, contact 378-2857. posted 02/28

We are looking to fill 2 full-time positions for a new restaurant opening late May in Deer Harbor. We need personable employees willing to commit to a specified schedule for the summer season in a casual, counter-service restaurant environment. Please contact Margaret at [email protected] posted 02/28

Riptide Cafe, located on the waterfront below Downriggers Restaurant, is looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our team of baristas. Cafe experience as well as customer service experience is preferred but not required. Someone with an outgoing and warm personality who loves coffee would fit right into this position. We're looking to fill about 20-30 hours per week. For more information and how to apply, contact Riptide Cafe or San Juan Safaris at 360-378-0363 or stop into the office during open hours-- Riptide Cafe 7am-4p and San Juan Safaris 9am-5pm posted 02/28

Seasonal Job Openings – San Juan Islands Conservation District Youth Conservation Corps Island Coordinators The Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) Island Coordinators support the development, growth and continued success of YCC. The Island Coordinators supervise crew leads and crews and participate in planning and implementation of YCC operations on their respective islands, under the direction of the YCC Program Manager.

Hours: Part-time seasonal hours during spring and summer. Salary $18.00 - $20.00 per hour DOE.

3 positions currently open for Lopez, Orcas, and San Juan.

Job Roles and Responsibilities:

Assists in coordinating local advisory boards. 

Identifies funding opportunities, leads local fundraising activities and assists with grant writing or reporting as needed.

Assists in hiring, training, and supervising crew leads and crew members, and crew projects in trail maintenance, GPS data acquisition, wildlife habitat monitoring and restoration, invasive species removal, and environmental stewardship

Establish projects with partners in coordination with Program Manager

Develop schedule and coordinate logistics with project partners and Program Manage

Conduct program outreach and marketing

Manage any emergency response situations according to YCC protocols and first aid training

Desirable Qualifications:

Experience as a member or leader in a conservation corps or similar program

Have some familiarity with the San Juan Islands, marine travel, local ecosystems

Have experience as a naturalist, outdoor and/or environmental educator

WFA certified (w/ CPR), WFR or WEMT

To Apply: Please send cover letter and resume to Erin Licata at [email protected] Application review begins March 13, 2017. All positions open until filled. posted 02/28

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


Island Rec

Orcas Power and Light Cooperative (OPALCO)

San Juan Island School District

Orcas Island School District

Lopez Island School District

Town of Friday Harbor

San Juan County Government

Position wanted: Seasoned home, grounds and critter caretaker available for long/short term position. Quiet writer, nature and animal lover. Please contact [email protected] posted 03/13

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