Help wanted, rentals available, businesses and real estate for sale in the San Juan Islands - Friday Harbor, Eastsound, Orcas Island, Lopez Island

 ANIMAL-Related Services




All my work is hand drawn and guaranteed to last! I have been creating art for over 20 years. I have done over 50 paid commissions and countless pieces for my personal use.

This is a great way to remember a family member or pet in your life, living and/or passed. Here is a new baby boy ready to be framed and mounted this proud new daddy. I also sell prints of my work.

Contact Jordan for an estimate in different sizes and variations.

Phone: 217-801-3154 Email:

See more artwork at


The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act

... is the largest tax change in years.

If you are not careful, you could end up talking to the IRS. Stay out of the IRS offices.

Let us do your taxes this year. 

Gary Poulos, CPA

... has over 40 years Accounting and Tax experience, from a Staff Public Account to Chief Financial Officer.

Gary's experience extends to the States of Washington, Montana and California.

Poulos CPA's will service all your Personal and Business, Accounting and Tax needs.

Give us a call at 360.622.8119 or visit us at  


PaperTrail Bookkeeping LLC services for your personal or professional needs

I will come to your home/office - any ferry served island! 

Jan Sanburg




Spring Cleaning? I provide professional housecleaning services and have an opening in my schedule. I’m a longtime islander with 15 years of professional experience and great references. I also do landscape maintenance. Dorena @ 360-317-8454.

Mt. Baker Window Cleaning Co. is now working in the San Juans!

We clean roofs, gutters, siding, windows, driveways, walkways, patios, solar panels, and more! We use soft wash technology to boost the curb appeal and increase the longevity of your home or business.

In our first year of business we have helped 250+ happy clients and risen to the top of the list on Yelp. The famous Madroneagle estate trusts us with their property, will you?

Call (203) 216-3654 or send an email to to set up an appointment today.

Local Business, World Class Shine!



Do you have a list of projects that you don't have the time, know how, tools or muscle for? If so, we can help! We can provide help with some or all

aspects of your project from planning, design, materials, labor and cleanup. We handle all types of projects from very small to very large.

Some examples of our services include:

- Painting

- Repairs

- Design

- Gutter Cleaning

- Pressure Washing

- Remodeling

- Deck Cleaning and Staining

- Furniture Repair and Repurposing

- Yard Work

- Mowing

- Brush Clearing

- Landscaping

- Planting

- Firewood Splitting and Stacking

- Kitchen Cabinets

- Garage Cleaning and Organization

- House Cleaning

- Flooring

- Assembly

And Many More!

To find out more visit us on the web at or contact us at or 360.317.5242.


Tile, rockwalls, painting, light carpentry, moving, pressure washing, boat detailing and much more.

Call today to get a price estimate. 360.298.6553




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We offer a wide range of services and pride ourselves on being responsive and reliable. Our mission is to provide a consistent resource for maintaining, enhancing and managing your island home.

We are pleased to offer the following services

New home construction

Remodels, renovations and additions Estate management and maintenance

Exterior and interior maintenance and rehabilitation

Decks, landscape, hardscape, tile and floors, painting, window replacement

Handyman Service

Panoptic is a licensed, bonded and insured general contractor with over twenty five years of experience building in the San Juan Islands. We have great references and a significant portfolio of projects.

 360-622-9642 / 

HOWARD CROWELL CONSTRUCTION LLC - New homes, remodel, repairs and handyman services. 317.8421

BACK HOE (small) w/operator - Perfect for those tight places or landscape work $75 an hour 317.8421

FOSTER SEPTIC and EXCAVATION - Prompt and reliable service for septic inspections, repairs, installs and all your excavation needs. Licensed, bonded and insured. 360-370-5557


Electrolysis San Juan, LLC is the exclusive provider of electrolysis permanent hair removal treatment in the San Juan Islands.

If excess hair is bothering you, electrolysis can help. This procedure will eliminate your unwanted hair and, in the process, give you a new self-confidence.

Electrolysis San Juan (formerly named Electrolysis by Allison) is located in the Guard Electric Building at 818 Mullis Street in Friday Harbor. Initial consultations are complimentary.

Services are by appointment only: Tues, Weds, Thurs from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm Intermittent Sunday hours by request (360) 298-4068 (texts are welcome) (online booking available)



San Juan Island Park & Recreation District, (Island Rec) is hiring for the following positions. For complete job descriptions and to apply, please visit

Seasonal Park Maintenance Worker: We are looking for an efficient and energetic person with good interpersonal skills who will enjoy being part of a small hardworking team committed to the essential work of public parks and recreation. This position is a team member in the maintenance of parks, athletic facilities and buildings. Typical duties include athletic field preparation and maintenance; lawn and grounds care such as mowing, raking, and weeding; and maintenance duties such as painting, repairs, janitorial services and opening and closing John O. Linde Community Park. This is a 20 hour per week position March - October, and may require working evenings, weekends and some holidays. Pay: $18/hour.

Assistant Director, Camp Eagle Rock: This position is summer/seasonal, requiring up to 40 hours of planning and preparation time before staff training week begins and 40 hours a week while the camp season is in progress and 16 hours after camp. This position is responsible for providing some programs, as well as assisting the Camp Director with campers and supporting the Counselors to ensure the overall success of Camp Eagle Rock. This position requires a mature, responsible person committed to the purpose and goals of Camp Eagle Rock. Pay: $18/hr.

Camp Counselor, Camp Eagle Rock: This is a summer only, 40 hour a week position. Working under the direct supervision of the Camp Director, the Camp Counselor is responsible for implementing a safe and enriching recreation program for youth ages 6-12, in small and large groups. Promotes good personal relationships, plans and implements a variety of recreational activities and is constantly alert to protect the health and safety of campers. Pay: $15/hr.

Camp Director, Dragonfly Preschool Camp: This position is seasonal, requiring up to 30 hours of planning, preparation and clean up beginning late May. Position requires working 22.5 hours a week for five weeks beginning June 8, 2020 continuing through July 10, 2020 while the camp season is in progress. The Camp Director is responsible for all aspects of camp, including program curriculum, based on already created themes and supervision of staff and campers. This position requires a mature, responsible person who can make sound decisions and problem solve independently. Pay: $25/hr.

Counselor, Dragonfly Preschool Camp: This position is seasonal. Position requires working 20 hours a week for five weeks beginning mid-June continuing through early July while the camp season is in progress. The counselor is responsible for providing a safe and enriching program experience for ages 3-5. This position requires a mature, responsible person who can make sound decisions and problem solve with the camp director. Pay: $15/hr. posted 01/10 

The Island Inn at 123 West

Experience Ambassador - Opportunities now available!

We're looking for someone to work varied shifts three - five days a week, but mostly closing after a successful month of training. Morning: 7:30am – 3:30pm; Mid: 10:00am – 6:30pm; Close 2:00pm – 10:00pm.

Competitive hourly wage based on experience. Benefits may INNclude Health INNsurance, Sick Leave, and perks around town.

Experience Ambassadors guide our guests each step of their experience with us. From the first contact, to their booking, to their arrival, to their return visit, our Experience Ambassadors are 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 our hotel’s version of 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 apps like you know your first name - drop INN our Welcome Room on Front Street next to Cask and Schooner for an application or complete the one online here: posted 01/05

The Island Inn at 123 West

Team Clean - 2020 season Opportunities available starting INN February 2020!

Regular shifts are 9am - 4pm

Competitive hourly wage based on experience. Benefits may INNclude Health INNsurance, Sick Leave, and perks around town.

As a member of Team Clean, you’ll get to wow our guests everyday every stay by serving up a spotless guestroom!

You’ll use environmentally friendly cleaning products, climb lots of stairs, and enjoy an adventure a day! You need to be reliable, live on San Juan Island, and enjoy working a varied schedule that will INNclude weekends and holidays. The work can be demanding but the rewards are INNstant!

We love working with folks who are really positive and really energetic so . . . apply today! posted 01/05

Fiscal Specialist 1 Temporary, Part-Time Position:

20 hours per week University of Washington, Friday Harbor Labs


Provide administrative fiscal support, including but not limited to, budget maintenance, payroll reconciling, travel purchasing, expenditure control and fiscal analysis. Full job description and application located at

Preferable consideration for applications received by 1/15/20.  posted 01/03

Village at the Harbor Part Time Cook needed: Looking for a cook who needs a day or two extra in their work schedule. Right now we need someone to work one full day a week {Tuesdays}. And be able to fill in here and there. Some baking skills needed i.e. cakes and pies.This shift includes breakfast and lunch. I look forward to hearing from you. Please stop by in person ask for Laura, or e-mail me at or 360-378-7144. posted 01/03


Location: Friday Harbor, Washington Position: CC2021 - 01

Date Open: December 19, 2019

Date Closed: February 14, 2020

Term: 213 days, 8.0 hrs/day (1.0 FTE) 2020-21 Academic Year.

Qualifications: Master’s Degree or higher in Educational Administration or related field, 5 years of successful teaching experience; 3 years administrative experience, preferred.

Benefit Eligibility: Health, Dental, Vision, Retirements

Salary: $129,335.00 - $136,835.00

Cynthia Luna McVeigh HR Director | San Juan Island School District | Desk 360.370.7904 | posted 01/03

Toddler Learning Center is currently seeking a part to full time  Family Resources Coordinator to be a member of an early  intervention team for families with children birth to three years of  age with developmental delays. Minimum of Bachelor's degree in human  service, psychology, sociology, nursing or related field. Experience  may substitute for degree. Preferred candidate will have experience  in social work/case management. Reliable car and a valid driver's license is required.  Position will serve San Juan Islands. TLC offers a flexible benefit  package. Contact for more information. posted 12/16

Looking for an Equipment Operator and Laborers Located on San Juan Island Salary Dependent on Experience Please call 360-378-4928 and leave a message Or email resume to Serious Inquiries Only posted 11/17

Do you Love Your Lunch? Lunch Cook Position Available

San Juan Bistro is hiring a lunch cook.

Work with an experienced and accomplished Chef.

Responsible for morning prep and Lunch service.

Assist with San Juan Supper Club and occasional catering.

Experience required. Pay based on experience. Sense of humor a plus!

San Juan Bistro is your locally owned, family-run lunch bistro in beautiful Friday Harbor. Please email cover letter and resume to: 360-370-5115 posted 11/11















 Does anyone on the island have any Freshwater Fish for sale? Looking for Guppies, Platy’s or Tetras…need to re-stock my aquarium. Will give them a loving home... Please e-mail me at: posted 01/10





 Does anyone on the island have any Freshwater Fish for sale? Looking for Guppies, Platy’s or Tetras…need to re-stock my aquarium. Will give them a loving home... Please e-mail me at: posted 01/10

appliances items



Kenmore Refrigerator. $100. White. Top Freezer. Works great except for compressor shutdown noise that our appliance specialist said has NOTHING to do with operation. Available Friday Harbor in February or March. 206-937-8239 posted 12/06 


“Kathy Sue" is for sale and is a great cruising sailboat and soundly built. I will miss her and the adventures that we have had together, but it is time to part ways. She represents an inexpensive way for someone to get into boating with a sound and affordable vessel. She comes with all that you see in the pictures on Craigslist, except a few personal items. A link to Craiglist: tps://

Call JIM REUSCHER AT 360-378-4749 MOORED IN SHIPYARD COVE #B-11 posted 12/18













gardening equipment









Fender Mustang bass and Kustom DE50 amp, cord, stand, tuner. About 10 years old but never used. Like brand new. Must sell. Make offer. 360-298-7897. posted 12/16 





14" Grizzly band saw, excellent condition. $350. New, $625 On SJI Call 360.298-7897 posted 12/16

14" Grizzly floor drill press, excellent condition. $250. New, $475 On SJI Call 360.298-7897 posted 12/16

14" Grizzly floor drill press, 14 " Grizzly floor model band saw, Bosch power plane, Bosch belt sander, Craftsman router, Porter Cable pin nailer, Delta bench grinder, Makita palm sander and old, small Makita table saw that has always worked great. Everything in very good condition and not used much. Make offers. 360 298 7897 posted 12/16


Motorcycle for Sale: 2011 BMW K1300S – Excellent condition, detachable saddlebags and tail bag, adjustable suspension on the fly, traction control, ABS brakes, quick shifter, heated grips, 2 trip meters, fuel gage, tire pressure monitor, on board computer, new tires, fresh oil and filter. 49,xxx miles. Pampered and kept in heated garage. $6700. Call 360 378 3939 posted 01/03




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STUDIO APT. -In town-Partially furnished. Best suited for one person. $900/mth includes utilities. Month to month rental. No smokers. No pets. posted 1/17

Office Rental: 1600 sq. Ft of office space available at 669 Mullis in nice, well maintained building. Includes parking lot and conference room. Ruth 360.298-1374 posted 01/10

Affordable 1 bed/1 bath rental in Friday Harbor Sandpiper condominiums Long-term rental, $875 per month with $25 discount for early rental payment. $875 deposit. Includes water, sewer, trash Available immediately. Call Tim at 360-317-4223 posted 01/10

Heated Garage for rent: 4 car spaces... boat or cars. $180 per space. Located South end of San Juan Island. Please text (360)202-9932. posted 01/10

2300 square foot house available for rent. 3 bedroom, 2 bath with washer/dryer and dishwasher. 360-298-1558 posted 01/10

OFFICE TO SHARE IN Friday Harbor. Nice, clean, well maintained Professional OFFICE space available. Office building is on Mullis Street, parking both in front and on the street, Waiting Areas both upstairs and in the Lobby, Rest rooms up and down also. This Office is shared with two Counselors/Therapists---we both come from different islands, meaning we do not just drop in at any time. The Office is professional, quiet, mostly sound -proofed, convenient to the Ferry, and conducive to privacy. Furnished as a "Living Room" type setting. Days available Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Rent is $135 per month/ for one day a week/four a month---if you want more days, cost is discounted for more days. Please contact for more information. DANAH FELDMAN Lopez 360.468.2957 posted 01/03

Cozy home, 1000 sqft, 2 bedroom (one is a loft), 1 bath, 5 miles from town in center of island on south facing hill w/ deck. W/D, water, septic included. F, L, D, no smoking. Prefer long term, $1000/month. Contact to see if the property is a fit, swap phone numbers, or arrange a visit of the property. posted 01/03

House for Rent: 3,500 sq. ft home with 3+ bedrooms and 3 baths on 1.5 acres. Living room w/vaulted ceiling, formal dining room, study, media room, laundry room, master suite, 2 bonus rooms, large garage, kitchen with eating area, walk-in pantry and stainless appliances and deck with large private back yard. Pet negotiable, no smoking. $2,200/ month, lease term negotiable, but long term lease preferred. Call 360-317-5242. posted 01/03




Local family of three seeking long term rental home in Friday Harbor. A father, his daughter and her boyfriend, and two medium sized dogs. All are employed here in Friday Harbor, and have excellent references. Looking for a three bedroom, two bathroom residence in town. The dogs are well behaved and well trained. Avery Badenhop 530-718-0611 posted 01/03







4 bedrooms and garage loft, 5 "bath", 3,500 sq. ft., San Juan Island, 5 gentle acres, full sun, 2 miles south of Friday Harbor in San Juan County. Solid construction, natural light interior, pellet stove, electric heat, propane stove, hard-wired alarms, fenced veggie garden, all private, no CC&Rs, no city fees, "artisan" well, sweet water, 4 horse stall stable, pond, clean deed, 64 photos.

Bob Dyck, 360.378.1802 phone or text, 1188 Cattle Point Road, $863,000 subject to changes, terms negotiable with owner.