Job Openings from Chamber businesses

As a benefit of membership, Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce member businesses’ job openings can be posted below. They will be posted in order with the most recent postings at the top. The Chamber’s wide array of businesses offers job-seekers plenty of opportunity. Visit this site often as businesses update their job openings.

Bayside Cottages
Position: Part-time Housekeeper
Description of job: Join us for the tourist season! A great job for anyone who is detail-oriented and enjoys being active. Car and valid drivers license required.
Contact Information: email us at

Posted on 4/12/19

San Juan County
Position: Field Technician for WSU Extension, Seasonal, Multi-islands, 20 to 40 hours per week. Approximately May through August.
Description of job:  Work is performed on multiple islands under direction of the Noxious Weed staff.  Conducts or aids noxious weed control efforts in private and public settings.  Assists Field Specialist with field tasks and office work.  Identifies and maps noxious weeds within the County.  Contacts and offers assistance to land owners with noxious weeds.  Produces documents regarding weed management plans, news articles, website entries, and other publications.
Contact Information:  Review job announcement on our website and e-mail a resume and cover letter to or use the link on website.

Posted on 4/2/19

Darvill’s Bookstore
Position: Solo Barista for Coffee Bar (part-time)
Description of job:  Darvill’s Coffee Bar is hiring! If you are an experienced barista who enjoys the craft of making coffee and cares about ensuring a good customer experience for loyal locals, and appreciate visitors alike, then we’d like to talk to you! Perks include working in a beloved independent bookstore (books and coffee, always a great combination), with one of the island’s most amazing views out of your window. We are open 7 days a week, 8am to 5:30pm, and currently have openings mainly for afternoon shifts. Must be able to commit to the summer season, with the possibility of year-round employment.
Compensation: Competitive pay rat DOE; store discount.
Contact information: You may apply online on our Facebook page: or by email your resume (with references) to or stop by in person. We look forward to meeting you!

Posted on 3/29/19

Girl Meets Dirt
Position: Tasting Room Sales Representative (part-time, weekends a must), Production Assistant (part-time to full-time) + Production Team Member positions available for summer 2019 (FT and temporary). Join our team!
Description of job:  If you love talking cheese and jam and local agriculture and have time to spare on the weekends during the day, we’d love to hear from you. If you prefer to exercise your biceps and want to work in a commercial kitchen, apply for our Production Assistant role (no experience required, just a great attitude).
Contact information: Review job posting on our website and email resume and short cover note to

Posted on 3/26/19

Orcas Animal Shelter
Position: Shelter Director
Description of job:  Join our team of dedicated professionals working together on behalf of homeless animals. The Shelter Director is responsible for overall management and leadership at the shelter and for ensuring the humane care of shelter animals. The Shelter Director supervises employees, coordinates volunteers, administers programs, manages the shelter facility, supports fundraising activities, provides financial management and coordinates community outreach and education.
Contact information: Send resume and cover letter to: Sally Hodson, Board President, Orcas Animal Shelter, 84A Hope Lane, Eastsound, WA 98245.  For more information, see:

Posted on 3/18/19

Farmer’s Market
Position: Manager
Description of job: “Come join us for fun in the sun at the Village Green! We are looking for the next Farmers Market Manager to carry us into the 2019 season and beyond. For a full job description, check out our website under Info or email

Posted on 3/12/19

Islander’s Bank
Position: Teller
Description of job: We are currently accepting applications for a Teller Position. This position is responsible for daily cash handling, processing customer transactions and customer service.
Complies with policies, procedures, security requirements, and government regulations.
Apply online at

Posted on 2/27/19

Orcas Island Pelindaba Lavender
Position: Specialty retail position
Description of job: Work amidst the beauty and aroma of lavender in a unique retail environment.Seeking an individual who is an engaging, welcoming and gracious host who values education as an engagement tool. Someone who is creative and passionate about what they do and exhibits personal responsibility. Retail sales and or customer service experience necessary.
Part time opportunity/Year-round
Compensation: Competitive DOE with sales commission incentives
Please submit Resumes and References to

Posted on 2/20/19

Position: Camp Setter-Upper & Adventure Ambassador
Description of job: We’ll cleanup camp and setup our tricked-out tents March – May, get really busy welcoming guests and tidying tents June – September, and then pack everything up in October. If you love the great outdoors, want an active outdoor gig, have endless energy for assisting guests and tidying tents, and pay attention to every detail, you should totally have a look at our detailed job description here:

Posted on 1/22/19

Brown Bear Baking
Positions: Bakers, Dishwashers
Description of job: If you’re passionate, detail-oriented, fun, energetic, and want to join a Great Team, we’d love to talk with you!
Contact information: Email resume to

Posted on 2/17/19, updated 4/2/19

Rock Island Communications
Positions: Fiber Technician
Description of job: The principal responsibility of this position is the installation of Rock Island’s Fiber Optic Plant. Assists in installing both outside plant and in-home fiber optic service; Pumping, jetting and hanging fiber optic cable; Splicing and patching customers into the network; Troubleshooting connections and interacting with customers on-site. *San Juan Island based; Construction experience a plus
Contact information: Stop by Rock Island’s Eastsound Office for an application, or send your resume to:

Posted on 1/22/18

Kaleidoscope Preschool & Child Care Center
Positions: Full & Part-Time
Description of job: Kaleidoscope Preschool & Child Care Center is hiring. Year round work. Pay depends on qualifications. Benefits include childcare, paid holidays, paid vacation, sick leave and amazing meals while on shift (even some good leftovers to take home now and then). We are in need of full and part time employees. If you have interest in earning a college degree, we can help with that too. Give us a call, come by or email if you think you might be a good fit.
Contact information: Call 360-376-2484 or email

Posted on 8/8/18

Orcas Island School District
Description of job: See the list of job openings on District website.
Contact information: 360-376-2284

Posted on 6/22/18

Orcas Food Co-op
Position(s): Deli Leadership (Full-time position) and Produce Clerk (Part Time position, 20-30 hours a week. Closing shift and weekend availability a must. Starting first week of April).
Description of job: Benefits include paid personal leave, free yoga classes, a 20% store discount, 50% shift lunch, and paid vacation for those working more than 20 hours/week. Pay DOE.
Contact information: Visit for job descriptions, applications and more information. Questions? Email: . 360-376-2009

Posted on 2/28/19

Orcas Center
Position(s): Part-time Bookkeeper, Marketing Intern.
Description of job: Descriptions for all positions are found on the website page.
Contact information: Visit website or phone 360-376-2281 ext 5

Posted 2/17/19