Job Openings from Chamber members

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

Orcas Island School District

: 0.275 Paraeducator – General Education
3 hours per day, classified, school term. First year hourly rate: $23.80.

Position: Assistant Golf Coach (HS)
Description: Assist Head Golf Coach with conducting practices, motivating and instructing student athletes in game strategies and techniques. First Year Stipend: $2,808.00

: Assistant Boys’ Basketball Coach (HS)
Description: Assist Head Boys’ Basketball Coach with conducting practices, motivating and instructing student athletes in game strategies and techniques. First Year Stipend: $4,050.00

Contact Information:
Please go to for more information or contact Vicki Vandermay at
For best consideration apply by October 4, 2022.

Updated 9/29/2022

Island Market

Position: Multiple Positions
We are looking for help to keep our community fed! We have multiple openings including front end cashiers, produce associates, front of house deli associates and stock clerks. Entry level to leadership positions as well as full or part-time positions available. Come check out Island Market and become a part of an amazing team! We offer competitive wages, full benefits package to include medical (for full time employees), dental and paid time off.

Contact Information: You can apply in-store or online at

Updated 9/28/2022

Orcas Island Food Bank
: Warehouse & Receiving Manager
Competitive starting wage, room for wage growth, full benefits, 3% retirement match, and a purpose you can feel good about at the end of the day. This is the perfect job for anyone who likes to hustle food.
Contact Information: Email Amanda at

Updated 9/15/2022


Rainshadow Solar 
Position: Electricians and Solar Installers
***A hiring bonus is available for licensed 01 or 02 Electricians who join our team!*** Full position description available online at

Contact Information:
For any position, please e-mail your RESUME and COVER LETTER to chris at rainshadowsolar dot com and one of us will get back to you. Applicants without both of these requirements will not be considered.

Updated 9/8/2022


Orcas Senior Center
Position: Cook/ Dishwasher
Responsible cook/dishwasher wanted to help prepare nutritious meals for seniors at the Orcas Senior Center.

Experience working in a commercial setting and with volunteers preferred.
Location: Orcas Island Senior Center
Hours: Mon-Wed-Fri 8-3 pm
Wage: DOE

Contact Information:
For more information, call 360-746-3495 or email

Updated 8/17/2022


Orcas Island Community Foundation
Position: Financial Administrator
 The Financial Administrator is a part time (20 hours/week)

administration level position responsible for financial tracking and reporting at the Orcas Island Community Foundation (OICF) on Orcas Island. This position provides support to the OICF Executive Director in the areas of financial services as related to all funds at OICF as well as other areas as needed. Full description here.

Contact Information:
Please send a resume to or OICF, PO Box 1496, Eastsound, WA 98245

Updated 8/13/2022

Doe Bay Resort (multiple positions)

Facilities Associate – up to $21 per hour
Description: Doe Bay is seeking an experienced/skilled person for a long-term position in our Facilities Department. The ideal candidate has a minimum of 1-2 years professional experience in one or more of the following areas: plumbing, electrical, carpentry, pool water chemistry or landscaping maintenance. Must be able to lift 50 lbs repeatedly, work safely, use/maintain power tools, follow direction and WORK HARD with minimal supervision. Our business is strong and there are tremendous opportunities for smart, cool and ambitious candidates. Pay is up to $21 per hour depending on experience. We have private cabin options for living on site including the use of a staff kitchen, bathhouse and lounge.

Contact Information:

Step 1: Fill out our online application

Step 2: Send along any supporting documents, letters of recommendation, resumes, and/or any questions or concerns you may have to A digital photo is helpful for us to keep track of you and personalize your application, but not necessary. No phone inquiries, please.

Doe Bay Cafe
PositionLine Cook; Dish Prep
Evenings Thursday – Sunday. Wage based on experience, included in tip pool, shift meal and resort wide discounts.

Contact Information: send resumes to, for more information call (360)376-8059

Updated 7/30/2022


Position: Medical Assistant – Registered (training included, no experience required)
Description:  Interested in an entry level role in healthcare? We are looking for applicants with a high aptitude for learning, great people skills for interacting with patients, and a strong work ethic to train with our dedicated team.  As a Medical Assistant-Registered, you will be trained by us, and endorsed with the Department of Health, to take vital signs, assist with patient care and make a difference. This is a terrific opportunity to be paid while you learn on the job. No medical experience needed. This can be a first step towards and expanded role, if you decide to grow into a Medical Assistant-Certified or other healthcare career role.

Contact Information: Aaimee Johnson, Clinic Manager, Island Primary Care Orcas for more information at 360-293-3101

Updated on 7/14/2022


Position: Dishwasher
We have an immediate opening for a hardworking and positive dishwasher to join our team. The position requires no prior experience. Shifts are Fri – Mon, 4 days with 3 days off.

Earn an average of $20-22 an hour (estimated) with tip share included DOE. Free shift meal and family discount.

: Asst Baker
Description: We have an immediate openings for a hardworking and positive bakers to join our team. Experience preferred, but we will train the right candidate. Our schedule is 4 days Fri-Mon with 3 days off.
Earn an average of $23-26 an hour (estimated) with tip share included DOE. Free shift meal and family discount.

Contact Information: Bring in your resume and ask for David or email it to us at

Updated on 7/13/2022


Position: Administrative Assistant
Description: Jen-Jay, Inc. is a marine consulting company providing integrated biological, engineering, permitting and project management assistance. We are seeking a highly organized, detail-oriented Administrative Assistant. This position provides administrative and clerical support for the Jen-Jay team and office operations. Duties may include client communications, job scheduling, meeting notes, maintain electronic and paper filing system, draft documents, and maintain office equipment.

Contact Information: Please email resume to For more information or questions call: 360-376-4664 or visit

Updated on 7/1/2022


Position: Animal Shelter Attendant
Description: Who hasn’t dreamt of getting paid to work with cats and dogs? Our animal shelter team is looking for two new members. The right applicants will be available to work shifts from 1:00 pm to 6:00 PM and available on weekends. These are part-time positions that could work into more hours in the future. Pay DOE.

Contact Information: Learn more at:

Updated on 7/1/2022

The Barnacle Tea & Spirits

Position: Food Handler/Server
Full-time, year-round (or seasonal) position at our friendly little bar. $18/hr plus tip share and benefits (health, sick leave). Housing referral may be available. A successful candidate will enjoy cultivating our eclectic friendly atmosphere, introducing patrons to unique tastes and local purveyors. Two years minimum experience.

Contact Information: Message us or email if you are ready to have a job that you will love.

Updated on 6/4/2022

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

Updated 5/25/2022


Printshop Northwest, Orcas Island & Friday Harbor

Position: Storefront
Description: Come join our team at Printshop Northwest this Summer! Openings for full and part time employment, early June through early/mid September, to work in our Orcas and San Juan Island printshop/retail store. Work with our team of printers, in a collaborative, energetic and fun environment to create great product and a creative experience for our customers. See attached for summary of key responsibilities.
Contact Information: Please submit cover letter and resume to:

Updated on 5/25/2022

San Juan County Conservation Land Bank

Position: Field Assistant – Orcas Island ($23.48 to $30.79 per hour)
The Field Assistant will participate in a range of activities associated with conservation lands management, including habitat restoration, trail building and maintenance, weed control, facilities upkeep, natural resource protection… more information online.
Contact Information: Submit resume and cover letter to San Juan County Human Resources, 350 Court St #5 (mailing) or deliver to 55 Second St, Friday Harbor, WA 98250. Or use the online submission form
Updated 5/18/2022
Darvill’s Bookstore

Position: Bookstore & Coffee Counter
We are looking for an enthusiastic book lover to work 2-3 days/week, which will include one weekend day. This is a long term, permanent position that has the potential to grow into more days/week. Excellent customer service skills and a love to read required, prior retail experience preferred. Also, our coffee bar is looking for one more fun and experienced barista.

Contact Information: Send resume attention to Jenny or Becky at: or apply in person with your resume.

Updated 5/18/2022

Moran State Park

Position: Maintenance Mechanic l
This position will assist and contribute towards all aspects of park maintenance within the San Juan Park Management Area. Please complete the online job application and profile at Use reference number 06902 when searching for the job announcement. 

Contact Information: Moran State Park 360-376-2326

Updated 5/11/2022

Jen Jay, Inc.

Position: Environmental Scientist and Permitting Specialist
Located on Orcas Island, Jen-Jay is a marine consulting company providing integrated biological, engineering, permitting, and project management assistance. This position works independently and with a team to collect biological data, draft reports for regulatory analysis, and guide the permitting process for multiple concurrent projects. Workplace location is Deer Harbor, WA. If hired, candidate will be required to prove that they have received the COVID-19 vaccine or have a valid religious or medical reason not to be vaccinated.

Contact Information
Please email resume to For more information or questions call: 360-376-4664 or visit


Updated 5/11/2022

Darvill’s Bookstore

Position: Barista
Darvill’s is looking for a part-time barista. Pay is $16/hour plus tips (comes to an estimated average of around $18-20/hour). Please contact us at or (360)376-2135

Contact Information: Please contact us at or (360) 376-2135.

Updated 5/11/2022

YMCA Camp Orkila

: Various openings, Seasonal

Description: We have many seasonal positions available ranging from Kitchen Staff, to Summer Cabin Counselors, to Fall Outdoor Education Staff.YMCA of Greater Seattle | Careers | Job Listings at YMCA of Greater Seattle (

Contact Information
: For questions, please email KATIE O’ROURKE (she/her) Conferences and Retreats Director at

Updated on 5/11/2022


Country Corner Market & Deli

: Deli Associates, Courtesy Clerks, and Support Staff

Description: We are currently inviting people to apply to join our team. We are a unique environment – not your typical gas station – offering quality deli foods, one of the best wine selections on Orcas, camping & fishing supplies, full and self-serve laundry and much more. Our employees stay an average of 8 years (and some over 20!) at Country Corner, typically only leaving to move away, retire or further their education. Once you are a part of our team, you become a part of our family.

We are seeking Deli Associates, Courtesy Clerks, and Support Staff. Ranging from f/t to p/t, from 5am until midnight, we have a shift that will fit your needs. Most of our positions offer year round employment. We believe your work should support your life, not the other way around.

We offer competitive pay, vacation time, medical stipends, 401k, shift meals and in-store discounts.

Contact Information: Please send a resume to or stop in for an application. We look forward to hearing from you!

Updated on 5/11/2022

Outlook Inn – 2 positions

: Housekeeper & Front Desk Agent
Details: Housekeeper. The heart of any operation. Bring beautiful spaces to life. Your careful attention to detail brings delight to guests the moment they walk through the door. You are an essential part of an efficient and talented team, responsible for the cleaning and replenishing of guest rooms. Many more details found here.

Details: Front Desk Agent. Master multitasker. Memory Maker. No two days are the same: delight, problem solve, and make the day for our incredible guests. You thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, responsible for efficiently handling guest check-in and check-out processes including room credits, keys, guest issue resolution, and special requests. Support the Guest Services and Front Office team with financial and service-related tasks to create unique and meaningful experiences for guests who can’t wait to return. Full details found here.

Contact: Please email resume or letter of interest to with the subject heading “job inquiry”

Updated 5/11/2022

Rain Shadow Consulting

: General Administrator / Program Manager
Details: Support on-going operations by providing highly organized administrative support, excellent people skills, a positive and outgoing attitude, and a willingness to learn. Many more details
found here.
General Administrator—Office management support.
Program Manager – Manage and build RSC’s Safety Program & Training Program including our Commercial Drivers Licensing (CDL) program.

: Please email your cover letter and resume to:

Updated 5/5/2022

Rock Island

Position:  Senior Accountant, Fiber Optic Technician, Solutions Engineer
Description: Please visit out careers page at for more details.

Contact Information: Interested candidates, please complete the Rock Island Employment Application and email it to

Updated 4/28/22


Orcas Health Care District

Position:  Superintendent
Description: Located on Orcas Island, this full-time position is the District’s CEO and reports to a publicly elected board of commissioners. Serves as liaison to Island Health’s Rural Health Center supported by the District, and to the community, local/state governments, and contracted vendors.

Contact Information: For information and to apply, see:; email: or call: 360-317-3545

Updated 4/27/22


Madrona Bar & Grill

Position:  Multiple Positions – year round or seasonal
Description: The Madrona Bar & Grill has many openings… year round or seasonal. Prep Cook – starts at $16 + tips; Line Cook – starts at $18 + tips; Dishwasher – starts at $15 + tips; Busser – min wage + tips; Host – min wage + tips. All pay depends on experience + tips!

Contact Information: Call me or drop off a resume in person. Monica Duthie, 360-376-7171

Updated 4/23/22

Girl Meets Dirt

Position: Sales Representative (pay hourly plus benefits) – NEW POSITION
Description: Join the Girl Meets Dirt Jam Squad this summer! We are seeking a dynamic sales rep & storyteller to serve as the lead in working Handpicked, the Girl Meets Dirt (“GMD”) retail shop and tasting room. This role will require working hours Monday – Friday each week through the summer with occasional weekend hours. More information available online.

Contact Information: Interested? Excellent! Please send us (or drop by with) your resume & short cover letter explaining why you’d like to work for us and why you think you’re a fit for this position. Email with subject line: Production Team member position. Please specify your availability.

Updated 4/21/2022

Wild Island Restaurant

Position: Kitchen & Juice Bar Positions (hourly wage + tips, discounts)
Description: Wild Island is now taking applications! – We have a tight crew that has fun, works hard and is proud to serve our community. We offer counter service with food menu as well as our juice/smoothie/espresso bar. It’s a high energy place but we strive to keep our cool, communicate and treat each other with respect. Current hours are WED-SAT 9-3 with plans for THURS+FRI concert evenings. Full time, part time and year round available. Wage DOE + tips, paid breaks, healthy shift meal and discount off hours.

Contact Information: Application information found on website.

Updated 4/16/2022

Northwest Island Escapes

Position: Multiple Positions (starting $30/hr)
Description: Are you looking for a fast paced, fun, and exciting work environment? If so, then we have the job for you! NW Island Escapes, the largest locally owned vacation rental management company, is looking for energetic, positive people to join our team. We provide comprehensive training, including COVID Certification. Must have clean driving record, and your own transportation. Many of our staff has been with us for several years, with opportunities for year round employment as well as seasonal work.

Contact Information: For more information or to submit resume, please email:

Descripción: ¿Estásbuscando untrabajo rápido,divertido yemocionante? Si es así, ¡entoncestenemos eltrabajo parati! En NWIsland Escapes,la compañía local más grande del condado dealquileresvacacionales, la compañía estábuscando personasenérgicas y positivaspara unirsea nuestroequipo delimpieza. Brindamoscapacitación integral,incluida lacertificación COVID.Debe tenerun historialde manejo sin antecedentesy supropio transporte.Tarifa inicial: $30 por hora.

Gran parte de nuestro personal ha estado con nosotros durante varios años, con oportunidades de empleo durante todo el año, así como también trabajo para el invierno.

Información del Contacto: Para obtener más información o para enviar un currículum, envíe un correo electrónico a:

Updated on 4/7/2022

Orcas Island Children’s House

Position:Multiple Positions
Children’s House offers competitive wages, benefits, paid time off, a supportive work environment, and a great cause. Please see full details about each position at

Contact Information:

Updated 3/31/2022

Star Surveying, Inc.
Positions: Land Survey CAD Technician & Field Survey Technician
Descriptions: See below
Land Survey CAD Technician
Ideal candidate has had formal survey related training/education and a minimum of 2 years AutoCAD and Civil3D experience.   Survey field crew experience and general knowledge of field survey procedures and equipment also preferred. Full job description is found here.
Field Survey Technician – Candidates should have experience and knowledge in the maintenance of field equipment, setup, operations, and proper field procedures to ensure efficient and accurate field data collection.  Candidates should be experienced in the use and application of GPS and Trimble Robotic Total Stations. Full job description here.

Contact information: Applicants should send resumes to

Updated 03/23/22


Voyager Sandwiches & Seafood
Position: Cook
We have an immediate opening for a hardworking and positive cook to join our team. Experience preferred, but I am willing to train someone with the desire to learn. We will also be hiring Front Of House folks in the coming months. Cooks work daytime hours and earn an average of $25-30 an hour with tips included.

Contact information: You can drop a resume off at the shop or email it to

Updated 03/23/22


SAFE San Juans
Position: Community Advocate & Prevention Specialist (Orcas Island)
This professionally trained Community Advocate and Prevention Specialist will provide crisis intervention and advocacy services to survivors and secondary victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse. They will also provide community and school-based prevention education and outreach. All WA state required training will be provided upon employment. Though they will primarily serve Orcas Island, some inter-island travel will be necessary (ferry costs covered). Approximately 28 hours/week (based on a 35-hour work week) and salary range $23.50/hr. – $35.90/hr. Initial rate DOE.

Contact information: Visit for more information or see the announcement here.

Updated 03/17/22


San Juan Island Community Foundation
Position: Director of Finance
The Foundation is seeking an accountant to be responsible for all financial, accounting and fund management functions of the Foundation. This senior executive position will join an expert team assuring the successful execution of the Foundation’s charitable community mission. The right person has a bachelor’s or master’s degree in accounting and has solid accounting experience ideally in a nonprofit environment, excellent analytical skills, is data driven, detail oriented and possesses exceptional communication abilities.  This is a full-time position. The job comes with a competitive salary and an exceptional benefit package that includes paid vacations and a health and retirement plan with substantial employer contributions.

Contact information: For the full job listing and how to apply visit the Foundation’s website page.

Updated 03/17/22


The Kitchen

Position:Full or Part time Experienced Line Cook, Part time morning prep Cook, Customer Service, Dishwasher 
Description: Full time experienced line cook days starting at $18 per hour plus tips. All other positions wage TBD based on experience plus tips and meal. We are Open 4 days a week little to no weekend hours.

Contact Information: Email Jasmine at

Updated on 3/9/2022


Rainshadow Solar & Energy Solutions

Position: Project Manager and Electrician/Electrical Trainee
Description: We offer a competitive compensation package, with salary dependent on experience. Health, dental, vision insurance, retirement plan, paid time off (sick/vacation/holiday), tool allowance, and other company benefits available after 90 days.  And we work in the most beautiful place in Washington. For full description, please visit our website at

Contact Information
: For either position, please e-mail your RESUME and COVER LETTER to chris at rainshadowsolar dot com and one of us will get back to you. Applicants without both of these requirements will not be considered.
Rainshadow Solar is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates.​

Updated on 2/16/2022

Girl Meets Dirt

Position: Orcas Island Farmers Market Representative
Description: 8-10 hours per week. We are seeking an individual to represent Girl Meets Dirt and sell our preserves, shrubs, bitters, and apparel at the Orcas Island Farmers Market. Farmer’s Markets are Saturdays from 10am-3pm from the first weekend of May until the last Weekend of September.The Sales Representative is responsible for transporting all market gear, setting up and breaking down, handling money and credit card transactions, sampling product (when permitted by COVID-19 Safety Protocols), and ensuring each customer has a positive experience. Read more about the position here.

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

Updated on 2/4/2022

Morris Plumbing & Heating

Position: Licensed Plumber
Description: Join our team on Orcas Island. We are offering a full-time position for a licensed residential or commercial plumber with experience in high-end, custom homes. Must be able to read blue prints, do complete rough-in and trim installation, as well as perform service work. Experience with radiant heating is a plus.Applicant must have a current Washington State driver’s license with a clean record, be neat in appearance, and be willing to work hard. We offer full benefits (paid vacation, medical, and retirement plan), as well as top pay based on experience and work history. Applicant must be willing to relocate to Orcas Island.

Contact Information: Call: Morris Plumbing and Heating at 360/376-4999, or email
Updated 2/2022

Orcas Hotel
Positions: Various positions in the hospitality industry
We offer year-round full time or part time hours, competitive pay and a diverse, supportive and educational environment. While previous experience in hospitality is appreciated, we are also happy to train a motivated and enthusiastic candidate. This is an ideal opportunity for someone interested in pursuing a career as a chef or inn-keeper as you will have the opportunity to learn a variety of FOH and BOH positions.

Contact information: Please contact us at with your resume and availability. 

Posted 12/04/21


American Legion Post 93
Position: Part-time Bartender

Description: American Legion Post 93 is seeking a bartender for Saturday or Sunday nights, must also be able to occasionally fill in as needed during the rest of the week. Shifts are from 3:15pm-9:30pm. Pay is $15/hr plus tips. Must be able to provide management with WA State M.A.S.T. permit when hired. 

Contact Information: Interested applicants can turn in a resume at 793 Crescent Beach Rd every day of the week from 4-8pm.

Posted 11/6/21

White Horse Pub: Two Positions available
Position: Line Cooks (wage DOE starting at $18 plus tips P/T). Skilled Bartender ($14.75 per hour plus tips P/T)
Description: Contact White Horse for more information.
Contact Information: Apply at the Pub or Email

Posted 9/29/21

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.

Updated 2/3/2022

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 2/3/22

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 + benefits. Call Ady at 376-4744 or email at  Visit our website for more information:

Updated 2/3/22

Orcas Village Store: 2 positions

Positions: Deli and Produce
Deli position. 4am-12:30pm and Produce position. 8am-4:30pm. Full or part-time. 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 8/12/21

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

Long Live the Kings (Salmon Recovery)

Position: Finance Co-ordinator
Description of Job: See
Contact information: Please apply via the following link.
Posted 8/20/21

San Juan County
Position: Several job openings.

Contact Information: Review job announcements here:

Updated 6/26/20