Topic: Employment

Just Transition: The Intersection of Jobs and the Environment

Written on May 25, 2017 at 5:52 am, by

Just Transition is the path as yet untaken at the intersection of labor and environment. It’s a way to help people working in industries that are environmentally unsustainable make the transition to new, good jobs in industries that are both environmentally and economically sustainable. Imagine how many jobs would be created if we started training  Continue Reading

Position Filled: SJC Parks

Written on May 24, 2017 at 5:47 am, by

UPDATE – This position has been filled – Park Aide – San Juan County Park, day parks Spend your summer working in the San Juan Islands, a premier scenic and outdoor recreation destination. We value employees and a team approach to making a difference with people and our park lands. If you enjoy being surrounded  Continue Reading

Help Wanted

Written on May 18, 2017 at 5:41 am, by

We’re Growing Significantly; Join the Adventure! Pelindaba is seeking experienced Customer Service & Order Fulfillment representatives that are well organized and detail oriented with good phone communication skills. Must have a team attitude. Great opportunities for those that share our core values of a strong work ethic, attention to detail, taking pride in what we  Continue Reading

Help Wanted at the Co-Op

Written on May 9, 2017 at 1:28 pm, by

SJI Food Co-Op shares this announcement with you… Dear Volunteers, Do you have a niece or nephew who is visiting for the summer and needs a job? Or perhaps your Aunt from the South of France just moved here and wants to get connected? Or maybe YOU or someone you know would love to be  Continue Reading

Work Outside at Your Local National Park

Written on April 19, 2017 at 10:27 pm, by

San Juan Island National Historical Park is Recruiting for 6 Youth Conservation Corps Positions San Juan Island National Historical Park is currently recruiting for the 2017 Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) program, a work-based education program for young men and women between the ages of 15 and 18. Participants must live in the local commuting area.  Continue Reading

Brown Bag Lunch Seminars

Written on April 17, 2017 at 5:49 am, by

The Northwest Workforce Council Career Center is hosting a series of free Brown Bag lunch seminars. On April 20 Budget, Finance and More is presented by Islander’s Bank. The seminar assists with managing your budget, snowballing debt pay off and planning for future expenses. On April 27 it’s: Ace the Interview – Get the Job Are you able to  Continue Reading

EDC offers free workshop on Cash Management for Business

Written on April 14, 2017 at 8:40 am, by

One of the greatest challenges in running a successful business is positive cash flow – managing how much cash a business generates versus how much cash it spends. Join the San Juan County Economic Development Council for a FREE workshop on the topic of Cash Management for Business, on Monday, April 24th from 1-2:00 p.m.  Continue Reading

Help Wanted

Written on April 3, 2017 at 5:13 am, by

WaterWorks Gallery, Friday Harbor is seeking 2 ​gallery ​sales ​​assistants. This is a part time position, approx. 35 hours per month, usually working 2 days​ ​week. Applicant must be comfortable in a retail environment​ with sales and people skills​, meeting, greeting clients, being a representative of the gallery. This is a seasonal position running late May  Continue Reading

Job Opening at the Port

Written on March 29, 2017 at 5:12 am, by

The Port of Friday Harbor is seeking an energetic person to work on the Maintenance Team during our busy summer season. This is a temporary grounds keeping and janitorial position, 40 hours/week for 5 months, 5/1–9/30.  Hourly wage $16-$19 depending on experience and eligible for Washington State Retirement benefits. A complete job description and application is  Continue Reading

Job Opening at the Co-op

Written on March 22, 2017 at 5:45 am, by

The San Juan Island Food Co-op is looking for a talented community minded team member to fill three specific, but related, jobs: Volunteer Coordinator, Membership Coordinator and Social Media Coordinator. This is a permanent part time position, 20-25 hrs per week, with room for growth. Basic duties of the Volunteer Coordinator include recruiting, training and  Continue Reading

Help Wanted

Written on March 20, 2017 at 5:47 am, by

Now Hiring High-Level Executive Assistant We are looking for just the right person to join our inspiring organization – someone who can continue to help the Foundation carry out its mission of helping the San Juan Island Community thrive through inspired and informed generosity and the Foundation’s trusted stewardship. The Executive Assistant is responsible for  Continue Reading

Help Wanted

Written on March 8, 2017 at 5:36 am, by

Community Treasures is looking for year round help.  Need help with labor for pickups, cleaning, and organizing.  6 hours a day.  Apply at 6739 Roche Harbor Road between 10:00am and 5:00pm, Wednesday – Sunday.  Contact Copper at 370-5562.