Job Openings from Chamber members

As a benefit of membership, Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce members can list job openings here. 

Brown Bear Baking
Position: Counter/Barista
Full and Part Time (3 days/week) Positions Avail. $15/hour + tips. We work day shifts weekdays & Weekends. If you’re passionate, detail oriented, fun energetic, love serving some of the best pastries and espresso around, and want to join a Great Team, we’d love to talk with you.
Contact Information: Email resumes to including a cover letter of why you feel you’d be a great part of the Brown Bear Baking team or stop by after 4pm and talk with David Friday – Sunday.

Posted 7/6/21

Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival
Position: Dishwasher for 8 nights in August
The 2021 Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival needs a dishwasher for 6 nights in August! OICMF is serving after-concert dinners on these evenings, which are being prepared by Orcas Island restaurant chefs. Our dishwasher will assist in passing out boxed dinners to performers and stage crew and run the dishwashing station. Read all about the job and benefits here. Pay is $20 per hour with a great meal each evening!
To Apply: Contact Festival Manager Linda Slone at or call the Festival office at 360-376-6636 for more information.

Posted 7/6/21

Kenmore Air
Position: Customer Service Representative
If you are looking for a 35-40 hour per week year-round position, then this may be the perfect job for you! Primary Responsibilities: Providing excellent customer service over the phone, in person or via email. Creating a welcoming atmosphere for our passengers. Assist with any travel needs at the station (e.g., answering inquiries, check in’s and weighing cargo). Safe, on-time boarding of passengers for all inbound and outbound flights. Loading and unloading luggage and cargo. Required Experience and Education: High School diploma or equivalent. Previous customer service experience. Ability to work a flexible schedule including weekends and holidays. Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. Enthusiasm and the willingness to handle any challenges with professionalism. Regular and punctual attendance. Experience with computers and phone systems. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Physical Requirements: Ability to lift and move 50 pounds at check-in and aircraft loading. Long periods of standing, sitting, and walking may occur. Working in periodic inclement weather. Kenmore Air is also proud to offer a benefits program designed to support our employees and their families. Benefits include Paid Time Off (PTO), medical, vision and dental coverage, 401(k) with company match immediately vested upon eligibility and Flight benefits with specific carriers.  To learn more about Kenmore Air, please visit  A criminal background check will be required prior to hire.

Contact Information: Please submit your resume via email to:

Posted 6/5/21

Orcas Island School District – Multiple Positions – Full Descriptions Here
Position: Speech Language Pathologist .90 FTE
Certificated, Non-Continuing, Leave Replacement SLP.  Salary commensurate with Experience and Education. Read full description here.

Position: P-12 Special Education Teacher 1.00 FTE
Description: Certificated with appropriate Special Education endorsement.  Salary commensurate with Experience and Education. Read full description here.

Position: Secondary Teacher – Spanish .80 FTE
Description: Certificated with appropriate endorsement, Non-Continuing, Leave Replacement.  Salary commensurate with Experience and Education. Full description here.

Position: Director of Finance and Operations 1.00 FTE
Description: 8.0 hours per day, year-round, non-represented, classified exempt position.  Annual salary – $106,392.00. Full description here.

Contact Information: Open until filled.  For best consideration apply as soon as possible. Contact information: or 360-376-1504 ext. 2.

Posted 6/1/21

Matia Kitchen and Bar
Position: Dishwashers
Description: Matia Kitchen & Bar is seeking dishwashers. Position requires no experience and is a great entry level job with opportunities for growth. $16 per hour plus tip-out. The team at Matia is fun-loving and caring. Be part of something special. Day and Evening shifts are available.

Contact Information: Call 360-622-2674 or email

Posted 6/5/21

Orcas Veterinary Service, Multiple positions
Position: Customer Service Representative
Description: Customer Service Representative (32.0-40.0 hr/wk) Pay DOE. Immediate opening.

Positions: Non-Credentialed Positions: Veterinary Assistant – PT and FT. Patient Care Assistant – PT and FT. Credentialed Positions: Licensed Veterinary Technician – PT + Call. DVM – PT + Call.

See for details on each position.

Contact information: Please send resume and cover letter  Attn: Practice Manager or call 360-376-6373. 

Posted 6/10/21

Children’s House – Multiple Positions
Position: Preschool Teachers
Children’s House is hiring warm and kind-hearted early childhood educators and support staff for our growing program.   New teachers work cooperatively with experienced staff to plan and implement play-based learning opportunities for young children.

Position: Cook and Nutrition Coordinator
Description: Children’s House is hiring a Cook and Nutrition Coordinator to plan and prepare healthy meals for children ages one through six.

Contact Information: Starting wages$17-$19 per hour. Call Ady at 376-4744 or email at  Visit our website for more information:

Posted 5/29/21

Orcas Senior Center: 2 Positions
Position: Relief Cook Position
Description of Job: Responsible relief cook needed at Orcas Senior Center to prepare nutritious meals for homebound seniors during the pandemic. Experience cooking in a commercial setting and working with volunteers preferred
Contact information: To read more about the position, go here: or contact Ian Cassinos at 360-746-3495 or

Position: Programs and Activities Coordinator
Description of Job: Are you good at coordinating events, programs, or activities? Orcas Senior Center has the perfect job for you! We are seeking applicants for our Programs and Activities Coordinator position. This position oversees and supports ongoing activities, events, and programs at Orcas Senior Center, like “the virtual vineyard,” Orcas Socrates Café, Yoga, Art with Carla, and Strength Training. Minimum requirements for this position include three years of experience coordinating successful programs, events, activities, or similar; experience working with senior populations, and/or other vulnerable populations preferred, but not required; ability to think outside the box and be creative; well organized with strong verbal and written communication; proficient in Office 365 and social media; Associate’s degree or equivalent;; ability to work independently and follow through on simultaneous tasks and deadlines; and ability to maintain a positive outgoing attitude and professional demeanor.
Contact information: To read more about Orcas Senior Center Programs and Activities Coordinator position and how
to apply, go to

Posted 5/25/21

Orcas Village Store
Position: Deli and Cashier positions
Description: Looking for retail help: deli and cashier positions. Benefits include: health insurance (dental, vision, pharmaceutical, general), IRA account, personal time off. So much more than just a grocery store. Join our crew of friendly, dynamic, & enterprising personnel.

Contact Information: Inquire with Ron & Mary at the Orcas Village Store: 360-376-8860 or

Posted 5/25/21

Catkin Cafe
Position: Baristas & Front-of-House staff
Catkin Cafe now hiring Baristas and Front of House Staff. 9 am – 3 pm, flexible days/hours, $15 / hour plus tips
Contact Information: Email

Posted 5/25/21

Roses Bakery & Cafe – 4 positions available
Position: Dishwashers & Prep Cooks
Daytime FT and/or PT. Individual(s) sought for daytime dishwashing positions. Responsibilities include food prep,keeping a clean and tidy dish pit while quickly and thoroughly washing dishes for restaurant service, food prep, and cleaning floors at the end of the shift. This is a good opportunity to learn/develop basic skills for those interested in kitchen work. Must be motivated and reliable and able to work from 9am-3pm. Compensation is dependent upon experience with tip sharing after a successful trial period

Contact Information: Please email a cover letter and resume to

Position: Lead Bread Baker
Description: Established artisanal bread bakery (founded 1991) on Orcas Island, WA is seeking a serious, career-oriented baker to help carry on it’s tradition. This is a FT/year-round position available immediately to the right candidate.  While we do have a repertoire of well-known bread and bakery products that we wish to continue, there is room for fresh perspective and new product development. The ideal candidate will possess a strong grasp of baking fundamentals including experience working with starters, various bread forms, and flour/grain types. Read the full job description here.
Contact Information: For for more information or consideration please submit a cover letter and cv to:

Position: Baking Assistant
Description: Part-Time-Full-Time Morning Position. Roses is seeking  responsible, motivated candidates for an assistant baking position. While professional baking/pastry experience is a plus, character, drive, strong desire to learn, and attention to detail are essential qualities. You must also be able to follow directions and work independently. For the right person, this is a great opportunity to gain experience in artisanal baking. Candidates must be able to commit to early-morning start times. We take great pride in our products and are looking forward to adding another strong team member.

Position: Shop & Bakery Sales
Description: Full and part-time Positions available. Daytime shifts only, 9:15 – 4:15; Tuesday – Saturday. Compensation: Competitive hourly wage DOE + tip sharing (typically $4+/hr). Read more about the position and Roses here.
Contact Information: Please send cover letter and resume to

Posted 5/25/21

NW Island Escapes: Multiple Positions Open
Position: Housekeeping Professionals
NW Island Escapes is looking to hire housekeeping professionals. Starting rate of pay $28 per hr plus end of season bonus. Must have good driving record and reliable transportation.
Contact Information: Please apply with:

Position: Part-time Reservationist/Guest Services Specialist
Description: NW Island Escapes is looking to hire a part time reservationist/guest services specialist. Good phone and computer skills, positive attitude and a desire to work in a collaborative work environment.
Contact Information:  Please send resume to:

Posted 5/22/21

Darvill’s Bookstore
Position: Sales Associate
Description: Darvill’s Bookstore is looking for a part-time book-loving person to join our friendly, energetic, growing team.
Experience preferred.
Contact Information: Please send resume to:

Darvill’s Bookstore and Coffee Bar
Position: Part-time Barista

Description: In search of an experienced, highly-reliable, part-time (potential for additional hours come summer) Barista to join our busy Bookstore/Coffee Bar team. Proven skills in consistently excellent coffee drink preparation required along with an exceptional attitude, great customer service skills and willingness to go the extra mile to help us grow and maintain our terrific customer base. Current Food Handlers permit required. Experience with ShopKeep POS system a plus.
Contact Information: In order to be considered for the position please drop off your resume with the coffee bar at Darvill’s bookstore or e-mail your resume to or 

Updated 5/27/21

Position: Working with youth
Description: We’re looking for passionate, dependable people that love using creativity, imagination, and play while working with youth this summer. Our day camp program is a mix of structured and unstructured time for children in a safe, nurturing environment – that you help create! Options of half and full days of work available 9 am-3 pm Monday-Thursday. Potential carry-over into fall employment. Starting wage is $16/hour.
Contact Information: If you are interested in applying or learning more, please email

Posted 5/14/21

ECO Cleaners, Inc.
Position: Help with laundry
Description: Looking for help at the laundry on a contracting basis part time. Job: mostly pressing and folding, ideally in the afternoon. Must be someone who speaks fluent English and has legal status.
Contact Information: Please contact me via email:

Posted 5/14/21

Island Shuttle Service
Position: CDL Drivers
Description: Join the vibrant and growing team! We’re hiring up to THREE full-time CDL drivers for our passenger shuttle. We’re offering competitive pay, tips, and a generous season-end bonus. These are customer-facing positions and require a positive attitude at all times.
Contact Information: Please email your resume, including contact information, to

Posted 5/1/21

Orcas Island Bayside Cottages
Positions: Part-time seasonal housekeeper ($25/hr)

Description: Thoroughness, reliability and pride in a job well-done are qualities important for the position. Our guests are very appreciative of the cleanliness of our vacation rentals, which range in size from small studios to 2 – 3 bedroom cottages. (view at You will be welcomed by a small team who will train, support and work with you. The schedule varies from week to week, so flexibility, including on weekends is important. If you have another summer job, we will try to work with your schedule where possible. A valid driver’s license and vehicle are necessary.

Contact Information: Email or call 360-376-4330 and ask for Betsy.

Posted 4/23/21

Outlook Inn: Multiple Positions available
Positions: Front Desk, Breakfast Server, Breakfast & Dinner hosts, Front of the House Manager, AM/PM Line Cooks
Historic destination hotel and restaurant looking for enthusiastic, energetic, hardworking teammates to apply the healing balm of loving hospitality to our guests. The world needs our kindness and care more than ever! Experience with customer service a plus and a passion for helping others required. We pay competitive wages, are a great environment to work in, and have some housing available. Full overview found here.
Contact Information:
Please visit and scroll to bottom of the page to apply.

Posted 4/19/21

Island Market: Multiple Positions available
Position: Sales & Pricing Coordinator/Skilled Kitchen Person/GM Health & Beauty/Head of Maintenance/Assistant Produce Manager/Other Positions
Description: Come join our team! We are looking for qualified, energetic and positive people who enjoy working with the community to fill these specialized roles. We offer competitive rates and a few of our benefits include premium pay for evening and weekend shifts, a paid time off policy, full medical insurance for full-time employees and discounted rates on fuel and med flight memberships. Employees that stay through Labor Day qualify for a bonus of up to $350.

Contact Information: Apply in person, or online: See our website for additional information on these roles

Posted 4/20/21

Girl Meets Dirt: 3 Positions available
Position: Sales & Marketing Assistant
Description: We are seeking an individual to serve as the lead in working Handpicked, the Girl Meets Dirt retail shop and tasting room during the busy season and supporting the larger Sales efforts of Girl Meets Dirt. This role will require working hours Thursday-Monday each week as being open on the weekends is a must. This individual will serve a dynamic role on our small team by welcoming customers and introducing them to Girl Meets Dirt. This person will often be the first impression of the company. This is an ideal position for an outgoing, multi-tasking, hard-working, detail-oriented person looking to grow with an exciting food company in a beautiful, active island community. When not delighting customers, this person will support broader Sales & Marketing efforts of Girl Meets Dirt by completing assigned administrative and customer service-related tasks as identified by the Sales Manager. This will include data support, online & retail customer service.

Position: Shipping and Fulfillment Team Member
Description: We are looking to hire an enthusiastic Shipping and Fulfillment Team Member to work in our production facility in Eastsound. This is an entry level position with growth opportunities great for someone ready to roll up their sleeves and learn on the job about small business operations, and specifically fulfillment. The role entails working closely with our Operations Manager and Fulfillment Lead to assist with product shipping and fulfillment, as well as packaging and labeling our preserves line as needed. You will assist with everything from producing shipping labels to physically packing orders from small online retail orders to pallets going out to our distributors. This is a great opportunity to get small business experience, and work with a fun team of people committed to making and shipping out an exceptional local product.

Position: Production Team Member
Description: We are looking to hire an enthusiastic Production Team member to work part-time in our kitchen facility in Eastsound. This is an all hands on deck job assisting with every aspect of our production process – from harvesting to prepping fruit to cooking to shipping. The job entails fruit intake and prep, cooking, packaging and labeling our preserves line, cleaning, and assisting with product fulfillment. This is a great opportunity to learn about the art of preservation and small business, exercise your commercial kitchen experience, and work with a fun team of people committed to making an exceptional local product.

Contact Information: To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to

Posted 6/19/21

Rainshadow Solar & Energy Solutions: 2 positions
Position: Journeyman electrician (01 or 02 classification).
Description:We are looking to expand our electrical team. You’ll work on beautiful islands, occasionally see orca whales and bald eagles, and your commute will likely involve a ferry (but not gridlock on an interstate). Rainshadow Solar has been installing solar and other renewable energy systems since 1989. Operating from Orcas Island in the beautiful San Juan Islands, we specialize in design and installation of solar energy systems, battery storage, and electric vehicle charging systems. We provide solutions for both grid-tied and off-grid projects.​

Position: Office manager
Description: For more information, visit

Contact Information: Apply and learn more about the jobs here:

Posted 7/2/21

White Horse Pub: Multiple Positions available
Position: Line Cooks (wage DOE starting at $18 F/T and P/T). Prep Cooks (P/T). Servers Day and night (F/T and P/T). Food Runners and Bussers.
Description: Contact White Horse for more information.
Contact Information: Apply at the Pub or Email

Posted 4/12/21

Position: Adventure Ambassador

Description: We’re a team of local (Crow Valley!) passionate trailblazers who welcome guests to five fully outfitted campsites in Moran State Park. If you’re an energetic team player that’s cool with really small teams (1 -3 max), loves crafting off-the-charts experiences, follows strict COVID-19 protocols, and loves Moran State Park, this could be the summer gig for you.
Responsibilities:  Lugging gear, luggage and firewood, tidying tents, dusting, polishing, cleaning, disinfecting, and making beds.  Welcoming guests and offering off-the-charts service.
Requirements:  Start date no later than June 15th; positive personality; housing on Orcas Island; physically capable of pulling and pushing lots of gear up hill; ability to work in an unpredictable outdoor environment in any weather and regularly carry 25 – 35lbs; 18 years old with a valid Driver’s License. Rewards:  Awesome work environment; competitive hourly wage; fun team to work with!  Advancement opportunities.

Contact Information: Learn more and apply here:

Posted 4/12/21

Cascadia Homesteads
Position: Lead carpenter of our site-built crew. Primarily new custom home & cabin construction (600 – 2,000 sq. ft.)
Must have years of experience leading small crews of at least 2 to 3 carpenters. Experience in foundation to finish. Pay DOE ($35-$40hr start rate)
DescriptionCascadia Homesteads is hiring! Come build creative housing with us. Serving all of San Juan County with our Design/Build shop-built contracting, and Orcas Island alone with our site built custom homes, general contracting and excavation.
Contact Information: Apply by emailing us at

Posted 4/7/21

The Landmark on Orcas Island: Multiple Positions open
PT or FT housekeepers – $20-$25/hour (DOE) PT or FT Office/Reception – $20/hour
Assistant Manager with Hospitality Mgmt. Experience – Annual Salary plus possible housing available on site (inquire with manager)
Description: $250 SIGN ON BONUS (new hires in April – paid within first 30 days of successful employment). We offer a fun, team environment with flexible hours./days, paid lunch break (for shifts over 4 hours).
Contact Information: Here’s how you can apply: Email us your resume at Call us at 360.376.2423. Stop by the office between 10 am and 3 pm and meet the managers.

Posted 4/23/21

Orcas Adventures: Multiple Positions available
Position: Team at Cascade Lake (S
coopers, Dock Staff, Cashier, Barista, &  Kitchen/Food Prep staff)
Description: We are an amazing locally based company, positioned in an incredible location (in the heart of Moran State Park). Join our high energy team and have the best summer ever working outside in the great northwest. You must LIVE ON ORCAS ISLAND, have a driver’s license, know how to swim, obtain a food handler’s permit, and enjoy customer interaction. We seek reliable, confident, goal oriented, self-motivated individuals that thrive in a fast paced environment. Equal opportunity employer. Part-time and full time positions available. Individuals must love the outdoors.
Contact Information: Applications and Information at

Posted 3/17/21

Voyager Sandwiches & Seafood
Position: Line Cook
Description: Want to make some dope Sandwiches with some fun folks? Let’s talk. Daytime hours and a full tip share.
Contact Information: Send your resume to or come by the shop.

Posted 3/15/21

Orcas Island Freight Lines
Position: Box Truck Driver (CDL not required. Must have driver’s license. Must be able to lift 50 pounds.)
Description: All positions require excellent customer service and communication skills.

Contact Information: Full job descriptions and applications available at

Posted 4/23/21

Wild Island Restaurant: Multiple Positions available
Positions: Juice barista/cashier, line cook, cold line (garde manger), prep person, and dishwasher.
Description: Wild Island is now taking applications for positions beginning in March, April, May and the summer season.  See complete descriptions and apply here

Contact Information: Fill out application and report to owner, Wendy Thomas. 360-298-3404

Posted 3/5/21

Madrona Bar & Grill: 4 Positions available
Position:  Experienced Cook; Dishwasher (part-time); Server (part-time); Bartender (part-time)

Description: Experienced Line/sauté cook, Full or part time, $16 per hour plus tips. Part time Dishwasher, flexible schedule, days or evenings. Starts at $15 per hour plus tips. Part time server, lunch or dinner, flexible schedule, minimum wage plus GREAT tips. Part time bartender, lunch or dinner, flexible schedule, minimum wage plus GREAT tips.
Contact Information: Drop off a resume or email to

Posted 3/3/21

Material Wit
Position: Shop Clerk/Sales Associate.

Description: Plants, people, gorgeous handmade items- if these are things you love you might also love working at Material Wit. We are looking for a friendly, trustworthy and self motivated person to assist us in running the shop. Join our local growing business. 20-30 hrs per week. Pay DOE. Job duties include: •Customer service and guidance •Keep store and merchandise organized, clean and tidy •Open and close store •Operate POS accurately and with proficiency •Assist with other business operations such as inventory, product management and order fulfillment We ask that you.. •Are available on weekends •Take pride in your personal style •Have excellent customer service skills and professionalism •Are physically able to lift and carry up to 40 lbs. •Have a valid current driver’s license •Have an active cell phone service Thanks and we hope to hear from you!
Contact Information: If you think you’re a good fit please send your cover letter and resume to

Posted 2/9/21

Printshop Northwest
Position: Full-time Managers for both Eastsound and Friday Harbor stores.

Description: Come join our team at Printshop Northwest! We print and sell art from local artists on paper and apparel and have a growing online and wholesale business. We are now hiring full time manager positions for both store locations in Eastsound and Friday Harbor.
Contact Information: If you are interest in applying, send resume to

Posted 2/2/21

Orcas Island Leather Goods: 2 Positions Available
Position: Part-time Sales Associate (in-store) and a talented part-time Contract Sewer (work-from-home)

Description: Orcas Island Leather Goods is hiring! This new and unique business will open its physical doors in Eastsound this spring with a challenging yet very rewarding work environment. Looking for an amazing PT Sales Associate (in-store) and a talented PT Contract Sewer (work-from-home). Plenty of opportunity for growth for the right candidate. Detail oriented, trustworthy, reliable, ready-to-learn, and friendly with fantastic communication skills a must.
Contact Information: Email with your availability, interest and any relevant skills and experience.

Posted 2/2/21

SPR Enterprises, INC.
Position: House Cleaning Position

Description: Back-up and part-time cleaner for vacation rentals. Flexible hours, more hours in summer months, must be available on weekends. Rate of pay is DOE.
Contact Information: Send resume to

Posted 1/21/21

Orcas Food Co-op: Multiple Positions available
Position: Kitchen Manager, Produce Lead, Produce Clerk, Grocery Clerk, Deli Clerk
Description of Job: The Orcas Food Co-op is now accepting applications for all store departments. Come be part of a dynamic team in this growing and evolving community organization! Benefits include paid personal leave, a 20% store discount, and 50% shift lunch. Pay DOE. Paid vacation for those working more than 20 hours/week.
Contact information:  Applications available in-store or online at

Posted  4/23/21

Country Corner Market: 2 Positions available
Position: Deli Associate (Opening & Closing Shifts. Part-time) and Clerk (Part to full-time)
Description of Job: Competitive Pay. Store Discounts. 401K. Medical Stipend. Long Term Employment. Winter Hours

Contact information: Please email resume to, or stop in for an application
Posted on 4/23/21

San Juan County
Position: Several job openings.

Contact Information: Review job announcements here:

Updated 6/26/20