Job Openings from Chamber businesses

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

Olga Strawberry Council
Position: Facility Maintenance Manager

Description: Olga Strawberry Council seeks facility maintenance manager to perform routine maintenance tasks at Olga’s historic Strawberry Barreling Plant, home of the Artworks and Catkin Café. Fixed monthly pay at 8-hour rate. Negotiable based on experience.

Contact Information: Email resume and references to rosecovers2@gmail.com.

Posted 9/25/20

Orcas Island Historical Museums
Position: Executive Director

Description: The Orcas Island Historical Museums non-profit is seeking a dynamic Executive Director. Located on beautiful Orcas Island, Washington, the Orcas Island Historical Society was founded in 1950.  Current operations include two museum sites (the Pioneer Museum and the Crow Valley School Museum), two part-time paid staff, and approximately 80 community volunteers. Governance is by a five member board of directors. The Museums attract over 12,000 visitors annually.

A successful candidate will have:

  • College degree in museum studies or other related field or a minimum of 5 years of management experience, preferably with a museum or not-for-profit organization.
  • Ability to recruit, train, and work with volunteers.
  • Experience with budget development and using business management and accounting best practices.
  • High level communication skills: oral, written, and social media.
  • Experience in developing exhibits and maintaining collections.
  • Experience in developing and implementing fundraising strategies.

Contact Information: Visit our website at orcasmuseums.org, ‘Join Our Team’ for full application details. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis and the position will be open until filled.

Posted 9/19/20

Senior Services Council of San Juan County
Positions: Part-time Bookkeeper

Description: Management of accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, tax liabilities, reconciliation of bank account. Preparation of financial reports (e.g., Profit & Loss, Balance Sheet). Filing annual required non-profit status with the Secretary of State and real estate tax exemption. This is an independent contractor position with rate of pay commensurate with experience and comparable positions in San Juan County. Work location is available on Lopez Island, San Juan Island, or Orcas Island. To read a more detailed job description, go to www.orcasseniors.org/sscsjc-bookkeeper/
Contact Information: Please submit resumes by September 16, 2020 to Carol at lopezislandseniors@gmail.com.

Posted 9/14/20

Island Market
Positions: Full-time Marketing and Sales Operation Coordinator

Description: Are you a marketing professional or aspiring to start developing your marketing career, and currently living, or would like to live, on Orcas Island?  Island Market is searching for a skilled professional to create and manage promotions for all the exciting things that are coming out of our new Woody’s Taphouse, Teezers Coffee House, and Island Market products.  Come join our team! We are looking for energetic and positive people who enjoy working with the community. 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.
Contact Information: Apply in person, or online: https://orcasislandmarket.com/careers/

Posted 9/1/20

Doe Bay Resort & Retreat
Position: Front Desk Customer Service Representative (Full time)
Description: The ideal candidate will have customer service experience, a cheerful demeanor, the ability to operate effectively in a busy office setting, be detail-oriented, timely, self-motivated, and capable of completing financial transactions efficiently and accurately. Strong computer skills with an aptitude to learn various booking software is a must. Medical and dental benefits included. Pay DOE. Onsite housing is not available.
Contact Information: Interested persons should complete and email an application to jobs@doebay.com along with a resume.

Posted 8/26/20

Girl Meets Dirt
Position: Operations Assistant (part-time)
Description: We’re seeking a part-time Operations Assistant at our headquarters in Eastsound ASAP.
Contact Information: Please see listing online and apply by sending your cover letter and resume to info@girlmeetsdirt.com. We look forward to hearing from you. girlmeetsdirt.com/join-our-team

Posted 8/22/20

Kingfish at West Sound
Position: Housekeeping staff; part-time

Contact Information: Email inquiries to holly@kingfishinn.com.

Posted 8/15/20

San Juan Preservation Trust
Position: Director of Philanthropy

Description: The San Juan Preservation Trust is seeking its next Director of Philanthropy, who will lead this major island nonprofit organization in funding its work to conserve and permanently protect beloved places that make the San Juan Islands unique.
Contact Information: To see the full job description, go to: www.sjpt.org/philanthropy-director-job.

Posted 7/30/20

Island Market
Positions:
Full-time and Part-time positions throughout the store.
Description: Come join our team! We are looking for energetic and positive people who enjoy working with the community. 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.
Contact Information: Apply in person, or online: https://orcasislandmarket.com/careers/

Posted 7/27/20

Orcas Island Library
Position: Public Services Librarian for Adult Services
Description of Job: Application deadline: by July 30 for first consideration; open until filled. For more information: visit orcaslibrary.org.
Contact information: Phil Heikkinen, Library Director, at 360-376-4985, or email at pheikkinen@orcaslibrary.org.
Posted on 7/20/20

Country Corner Market (2 positions)
Position: Deli Associate (Opening & Closing Shifts) and Store Associate (Closings Shifts)
Description of Job: Competitive Pay. Store Discounts. 401K. Medical Stipend. Long Term Employment. Winter Hours

Contact information: Please email resume to liz@rockisland.com, or stop in for an application

Posted on 7/13/20

Orcas Village Store
Position: Retail help: checking and deli work.
Description of Job: 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. Shifts available include 4:00 AM – 12:30 PM, 6 AM – 2:30 PM, 11 AM – 7:30 PM
Contact information: Inquire with Ron & Mary at the Orcas Village Store:
360-376-8860 or info@orcasvillagestore.com

Posted on 7/9/20

Orcas Food Co-op

Position: All departments
Description of Job: The Orcas Food Co-op is looking to grow our team in order to continue supplying food to our community through the multiple channels we now provide. We are now open for in-store shopping at the main store and Co-op Mini, as well as providing the critical service of Curbside Pick-up and Home Delivery. We need more help in all departments to provide these services effectively during the busy summer months. If you or someone you know is looking for a meaningful way to spend the summer as part of an amazing team, with potential for longer term, please find more information on our website or contact us. Benefits include paid personal leave, a 20% store discount, 50% shift lunch. Pay DOE. Paid vacation for those working more than 20 hours/week.
Contact information:  Applications available online at www.orcasfood.coop/employment
Posted on 7/9/20

NW Island Escapes
Position: Housekeeping
Description of Job: NW Island Escapes, the largest locally owned and operated vacation rental management company in the San Juan Islands is looking to expand our housekeeping team. We are a fun, collaborative group, providing COVID  cleaning certification training. Starting rate: $25 per hour.
Contact information:  Email sarah@nwislandescapes.com

Posted on 6/25/20

Madrona Bar & Grill

Position:  Full-time experienced line and saute cook
Description of Job:  Pay depends on experience, starts at $16 an hour plus tips. 35-40 hours per week.
Contact information: Monica Duthie. Email: madronagrill@hotmail.com or drop resume at restaurant

Posted on 6/9/20

Madrona Bar & Grill
Position: Full-time experienced bartender/server
Description of Job: Flexible hours and days or evenings.  35-40 hours week.  GREAT TIPS!
Contact information: Monica Duthie. Email: madronagrill@hotmail.com or drop resume at restaurant

Posted on 6/9/20

Orcas Veterinary Service, PLLC
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.
Contact information: Please send resume and cover letter to:contactus@orcasvet.com  Attn: Practice Manager or call 360-376-6373

Posted on 7/16/20

Doe Bay Cafe
Positions: servers and line cooks
Description of Job: Come join are team!  We are looking for motivated candidates that are team oriented, dependable and suited to a busy “farm-table” open kitchen. Pay rate will be determined by experience and position.  All BOH positions are included in tip pool. Benefits include spa access, discounts on yoga, massage, store and café.

Contact information: cafegm@doebay.com or call 360-376-2291 ext. 307

Updated on 7/21/20

Orcas Hotel
Positions:  #1 Dishwasher   #2 Barista
Description of Job:
Pre-employment background check may be required. This position is available immediately, and social distancing and other safety precautions are in place to insure the safety of our team and guests. Please e-mail your resume for consideration or call 360-320-6415 for more details.

Contact information: orcas@orcashotel.com

Posted on 6/26/20

Roses Bakery Cafe
Position: Line Cook
Description: Full-Time Daytime Position. Responsible, motivated individuals sought for a line cook/prep position in a busy “farm-to-table” kitchen. We proudly source most of our products from on island or very nearby and pride ourselves in presenting exceptional quality and value to our guests. This is a great opportunity to learn and develop your skills while working with phenomenal products. Must be organized and efficient and, most importantly, eager to learn and develop professionally. 
Contact Information: Please email a cover letter and resume to rosesbakerycafe@rockisland.com 

Posted on 7/8/20

San Juan County
Position: Several job openings.

Contact Information: Review job announcements here: https://www.sanjuanco.com/330/Employment

Updated 6/26/20