Friends of the San Juans is looking for a part time Marine Program assistant to provide support to existing nearshore research, education, restoration, and protection projects. Primary tasks include: field work, landowner communications, community outreach and education, volunteer coordination, and assistance with restoration project planning, implementation and monitoring. Go to for details. posted 09/23 

We need help with heavy work, clearing brush, moving small branches and chipping Please be able to handle brush cutter, weed wacker and small chain saw. Temporary hard work, pays $20/hr. On  San Juan Island near Friday Harbor. 360 378 2780 posted 09/23 

Looking for 2 people to help load a U-Haul van from a storage unit. $20/hour, for 3 hours from 12:00 noon Saturday. Miscellaneous bulky items; generally no more than 50 pounds each. Call 360-298-0574posted 09/23 

Kenmore Air is in search of one or two responsible, dependable, seasonal employees for airplane de-icing during the Fall and Winter months. This is an on-call position in which the ideal candidates will be available 7 days a week on an as-needed basis to arrive at the Roy Franklin terminal primarily prior to our 7 am and 8 am flights from Friday Harbor to Seattle, but on occasion, randomly throughout the day in winter months if our aircraft is in need of de-icing. The call to de-ice will come in between 6 am and 6:30 am so if you are not a morning person, or do not have good cell coverage, this is not a position for you. Aviation experience and knowledge of aircraft is helpful, but not mandatory. The right candidate will be comfortable working with equipment from a scaffolding ladder.

Safety is paramount with Kenmore Air, and we will only consider candidates who have demonstrated good character, and possess an excellent work-ethic and impeccable references. We are a drug-free/drama free organization. Employees will be paid per de-icing event and compensation will be discussed directly with potential candidates. Please send/bring your cover letter, resume, and references with telephone numbers to:

Denise Urell,

Station Supervisor Kenmore Air, Friday Harbor

800 Franklin Road

Friday Harbor, WA 98250 posted 09/23 

Village at the Harbour is currently seeking a few great people to join our team. We are in need of a caregiver to assist us in providing exceptional care to our residents- we will pay for your training to achieve a license for Home Care Aid.

We are also looking for a great housekeeper to assist our team, you would partner with our already amazing housekeeper and we will train as needed.

Lastly, we are in process of creating a new position for our dining team- any high school students looking a job from 3:30 to 6:30 pm should talk to us about assisting in our dining room. This is a great opportunity to earn some money while getting a chance to meet and serve really terrific people.

Apply in person to:

The Village at the Harbour Senior Living

543 Spring Street

Friday Harbor, WA 98250

or email your resume to posted 09/17 

The Bluewater Bar and Grill: Seeking experienced breakfast cook- The Bluewater Bar and Grill is looking for an experienced breakfast cook to join our team. Please call Charles 360-317-8537posted 09/14

Open Position at the Joyce L. Sobel Family Resource Center The Joyce L. Sobel Family Resource Center is seeking a half-time Financial Manager. Job responsibilities will include all bookkeeping duties for the center and working with the Director and Board as needed on grant budgets/reporting, financial systems compliance, program tracking and all necessary financial reporting. For more information and a full job description, please call (360) 378-5246 or email: Position open until filled; first screening will be week of September 24. EOE posted 09/14

Sales and Merchandising - Would you like to be your neighborhood’s new Budweiser representative? Crown Distributing is seeking a full time Salesman/merchandiser to sell and stock our product. Become a part of the exciting beer world.

We provide a vehicle, excellent first choice healthcare with vision, dental and life. Paid vacation, Holidays and sick time. Our 401K program includes automatic deposits from the company on your behalf.

What you will do:

Sell Crown’s entire portfolio of products to retail customers

Demonstrate excellent customer service while satisfying customer needs.

Drive company directives to increase sales and distribution

Merchandise product to shelves, coolers, displays and back stock in assigned accounts.

Help driver in the delivery process

Fill displays, place POS and ensure product dates are rotated properly.

Keep back stock clean and tidy.

Build relationships with customers in assigned accounts.

Follow any and all procedures while in customer accounts.

Territory: San Juan Islands Salary: DOE Apply online at: posted 09/07

School Bus Driver for San Juan Island School District in Friday Harbor. 

Contact: HR Coordinator

City: Friday Harbor, WA 98250

Phone (W): (360) 370-7209


Website: visit SJISD website.

Description: Position #: CL1819-01

Term: 3 hrs/day, 5 days/wk, 180 days/year

Opening date: August 15, 2018

Closing date: Until filled Stipend: $20.52/hr posted 09/07

Head Wrestling Coach Friday Harbor High School 

Contact: Rod Turnbull (W): (360) 370-7209


Website: visit SJISD website

Description: Position A1718-49: Head Wrestling Head Coach

Location: High School

Term: Winter Sports Season

Opening date: August 15, 2018

Closing date: October 31, 2018 Stipend: $3750 posted 09/07

San Juan Island Hostel: Now hiring: We are seeking a responsible, friendly and efficient on site night person to watch over the hostel after the front desk has left. This job includes lodging as an exchange as well as pay depending on how many days on duty. This job will include accepting late check ins or walk ins, assisting current guests with any needs and some general upkeep of the hostel as well as taking out the trash. If you are interested please e-mail Min at: or call 360-370-5602posted 09/04

Engineering Assistant - Commins Manufacturing has an opening for someone to prepare calculations and drawings, using an in-house software template, that are ultimately submitted to the Engineer of Record for multi-story wood frame buildings. An engineering background is helpful, but is not required. An outgoing personality, good phone skills, and attention to detail are important. Ideally, the successful candidate has wood construction experience, the ability to read architectural and structural drawings, and is competent in Microsoft Excel and Word. AutoCAD experience is a plus. Paid holidays, sick leave and vacations. Starting salary depends on experience and qualifications. Send resume with cover letter to View our website at posted 08/31

Xtreme Fitness is looking to immediately hire a friendly, motivated, fitness-minded individual to work the front desk. 30 hours per week. Applications can be picked up in person during our staffed hours (8 am - 11 am & 4 pm - 7 pm, Monday - Friday). Xtreme Fitness is located in the Beaverton Business Park off of Beaverton Valley Road. 69 Salt Spring Drive. 360-370-5636  posted 08/31

Dental Hygienist Wanted - Island Dental is looking for a skilled and dedicated dental hygienist to join our growing practice. 2 years of experience is preferred and must have current Washington license. The starting hourly rate will be based upon experience. Please fax resume to 360-378-2887 or mail/drop off to 110 Rhone St, Friday Harbor, WA 98250. We are conveniently located in downtown Friday Harbor, so if you will need to take the ferry, you can walk-on! posted 08/31

NOW HIRING - 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 posted 08/31 

Part time Fulfillment Representative - Frontline Call Center in Friday Harbor is seeking a qualified part-time applicant to work in-house. We are in need of a fulfillment and data entry representative. Your everyday responsibilities would include:

- Fulfillment: Many of Frontline’s clients require services where products or coupons are shipped or mailed out to their customers. You will be responsible for ensuring this is done on a daily basis.

- Data entry: Due to Frontline’s growth over the last 5 years, we have a need to organize, enter and maintain consumer data in a secure environment.

- Light office duties: Office upkeep and maintenance as directed by the office manager. - Other tasks as they become needed.

Previous office and customer service/retail experience is preferred but not required. The ideal candidate will possess strong written and verbal communication skills, and have an upbeat personality. Attendance is extremely important and we expect that you will be on time to work each day and diligent in any duties you are trained in.

This is a part time position, Monday-Friday, with flexible hours. Starting pay will be based upon experience, with the opportunity for advancement.

Apply today to work for a great team! Resumes can be submitted via email at or via fax at 360-841-7758.

Walk-ins welcomed if you have further questions or would like to apply. posted 08/31

Engineering Assistant Commins Manufacturing has an opening for someone to prepare calculations and drawings, using an in-house software template, that are ultimately submitted to the Engineer of Record for multi-story wood frame buildings. An engineering background is helpful, but is not required. An outgoing personality, good phone skills, and attention to detail are important. Ideally, the successful candidate has wood construction experience, the ability to read architectural and structural drawings, and is competent in Microsoft Excel and Word. AutoCAD experience is a plus. Paid holidays, sick leave and vacations. Starting salary depends on experience and qualifications. Send resume with cover letter to View our website at posted 08/24 

Earthworks Company on Orcas Island is hiring a truck driver with current Wa State CDL and Medical Examiner's Certificate. Strong motivation and work ethic is a must. Pay DOE Phone 360-376-6390 posted 08/18 

Team Clean – IMMEDIATE + YEAR ‘ROUND! Full & Part Time year ‘round opportunities!

Regular shifts are 9am - 4pm – flexible shifts available

Hourly wages based on experience

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! drop INN our Welcome Room on Front Street next to Cask and Schooner for an application or complete one online here: posted 08/11

Experience Ambassador – IMMEDIATE + YEAR ‘ROUND!

Positions available NOW! We're looking for someone to work varied shifts three - five days a week, but mostly closing. 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 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 one online here: posted 08/11  

Speech Language Pathologist Consultant San Juan County Health & Community Services is looking for a qualified Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) consultant to provide speech language evaluation and therapy to clients receiving services through the Department’s Early Intervention and Support for Infants and Toddlers (ESIT) also known as Birth to Three programs.

The work to be performed will have varying hours, depending on client caseload. The consultant will: provide speech language services for the ESIT program working with children from infancy to age 3 and their families; comply with ESIT policies and procedures including participating in pre-arranged program updates and Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP) Meetings; ensure Family Resource Coordinator has regular access either by phone, email or in-person to SLP; provide evaluation, therapeutic interventions, counseling and referral services as requested by the San Juan County Health and Community Services for ESIT.

Services will be delivered on San Juan, Orcas, and Lopez Island, with potential travel to other islands as needed.

Minimum Desired Qualifications: Proof of current Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) licensure status and prior work experience providing speech language support services; work in community early intervention services or child health preferred. Valid Washington State driver’s license with good driving record. Successfully pass a Criminal Background check. Provide documentation of immunity as recommended by the Advisory Committee for Immunization Practice (ACIP) for health care workers.

Submit resume and proposal to:

Ellen Wilcox, MSW, MPH

Community Health Services Manager

San Juan County Health & Community Services

P.O. Box 607

Friday Harbor, WA 98250

Fax: 360-378-7036

posted 08/10  

Choir Accompanist needed at Friday Harbor Presbyterian Church. Practices are Thursday evenings from 5:00 to 6:30. The choir sings for church one to two times per month with some additional times at Easter and Christmas. Pay is $20/hr. Please contact Laura Concord in the Church Office at 360 378-4544 between 9:00 and 2:00 weekdays. posted 08/10

Looking for a handy man to take care of a small house, pool, sauna, hot tub and grounds and wooden decks mostly during the summer season (June thru Sept). Some weekend work required. Must be reliable with references. Contact if interested. posted 08/10

San Juan Island Park and Recreation (Island Rec) seeks a dynamic, organized recreation professional to fill a permanent ¾ time Recreation Specialist position who will primarily be responsible for coordinating and leading Youth, Teen and Family programs and events.

The successful candidates will have a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation or 4 years of relevant education and experience; possess good communication and interpersonal skills and will enjoy being part of a small hard working team committed to the essential work of public recreation. The position requires working 30 hours a week including evenings, weekends and some holidays. This position offers a full benefit package including health care, retirement, paid vacations and holidays. Pay ranges $22.98 - $32.71 per/hour depending on experience.

A complete job description and application can be found on Interested persons should submit a letter of interest, resume and completed Island Rec job application and preliminary questionnaire by 5pm on August 24 to Maddie Ovenell, Director, Island Rec, P.O. Box 1946, Friday Harbor, WA 98250. posted 08/07 

Busy construction company looking to hire full time carpenters and laborers. Competitive pay. Friday Harbor. Willing to train. If interested call (360)298-4534. posted 08/07 

CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE MECHANIC UW Friday Harbor Labs has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time Construction and Maintenance Mechanic (Req #: 158618). Desired skills: Journeyman level Electrician/ Diesel Mechanic. Please see following link for more information: The successful candidate must be able to return to work within 30 minutes for after hours call back orders. posted 08/03 

Wanted: San Juan Island office looking for reliable, resourceful part-time researcher to assist in long-term documentary project, must have strong research and communication skills and curiosity. Background in journalism and/or t.v. or film production preferred, a sense of humor is a plus. This job offers flexible hours and the ability to work remotely. Send resume and cover letter/email to, under the subject line "San Juan Island Researcher." posted 08/01

The San Juan Preservation Trust is seeking applicants for a Development/Administrative Specialist to provide administrative and operational support for the Director of Philanthropy and the Executive Director. The Development/Administrative Specialist interacts frequently with a large volunteer Board of Trustees and professional staff of nine, as well as SJPT donor/members and the general public. The individual in this position will have the opportunity to acquire deeper knowledge of fundraising and management at an accredited land trust while helping to protect special places in the San Juan Islands. For full job description and how to apply, visit Applications are due by 5 pm on Friday, August 17. posted 07/31

Quest Diagnostics Inc is seeking a Laboratory Manager to provide tech, regulatory, and operational oversight at our labs in Sedro-Woolley and Friday Harbor, WA. REQ: Bach (or for. equiv) in Bio, Chem, or closely rel. life sci field + 8 yrs post-bac biomed lab exp. w/ 4 yrs direct supervisory exp. in a CLIA-compliant lab or anatomical pathology lab. 50% travel required within a normal commuting distance between labs in Sedro-Woolley and Friday Harbor, WA. Send resume to: Carol Zepeda; email: job code “HK”. posted 07/31



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