Topic: Employment

Unemployment Benefits Information

Written on April 24, 2020 at 11:46 am, by

Min­nie Knych from the NW Work­force Career Cen­ter shares this infor­ma­tion with you about Unem­ploy­ment Insur­ance… The Career Cen­ter is open for busi­ness.  How­ev­er in order to pro­tect your health and lim­it the spread of the virus, we are con­duct­ing busi­ness by phone and email.  If you have ques­tions about employ­ment or if you are  Con­tin­ue Reading

San Juan Island Library District Seeks Fundraising Development Director

Written on March 6, 2020 at 5:30 am, by

The San Juan Island Library Dis­trict ( is seek­ing a dynam­ic, enthu­si­as­tic, expe­ri­enced indi­vid­ual to over­see and direct a cap­i­tal cam­paign for build­ing a new library on scenic San Juan Island.  The suc­cess­ful can­di­date will work with the District’s Board and Library Direc­tor to devel­op a cap­i­tal cam­paign strat­e­gy, orga­nize and train cap­i­tal cam­paign vol­un­teers, and  Con­tin­ue Reading

Friends of Lime Kiln Society Now Hiring

Written on March 4, 2020 at 5:30 am, by

Reply on the F.O.L.K.S. Face­book page Call (360)378‑5154 or Email  Friends of Lime Kiln Soci­ety (FOLKS) Inter­im Direc­tor Ser­vices Con­tract Overview — The Exec­u­tive Direc­tor (ED) of FOLKS will be on leave from April 1 to Sep­tem­ber 30, 2020 while work­ing for Wash­ing­ton State Parks at Lime Kiln Point. As a state employ­ee the ED is  Con­tin­ue Reading

Census Jobs Update

Written on February 22, 2020 at 11:30 am, by

The U.S. Cen­sus Bureau is in the midst of peak hir­ing efforts for the 2020 Cen­sus. A rep­re­sen­ta­tive from the Cen­sus Bureau will be avail­able: Feb­ru­ary 23rd from 1:00 to 4:00 PM San Juan Island Library 1010 Guard Street Feb­ru­ary 24th from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM Skag­it Val­ley Col­lege San Juan Cen­ter 221 Weber Way. Get infor­ma­tion  Con­tin­ue Reading

EDC to offer free Plumbing Basics training at Friday Harbor High School

Written on February 8, 2020 at 8:05 am, by

The San Juan Coun­ty Eco­nom­ic Devel­op­ment Coun­cil (EDC) will offer free train­ing in plumb­ing basics this March, in part­ner­ship with the San Juan Island Com­mu­ni­ty Foun­da­tion, the Raynier Foun­da­tion, the Town of Fri­day Har­bor, San Juan Coun­ty, Islanders Bank, and Fri­day Har­bor High School. The course will be taught at the Fri­day Har­bor High School  Con­tin­ue Reading

Census Jobs

Written on February 4, 2020 at 5:46 am, by

The U.S. Cen­sus Bureau is con­tin­u­ing it’s peak hir­ing efforts through Feb­ru­ary for the 2020 Cen­sus. A rep­re­sen­ta­tive from the Cen­sus Bureau will be avail­able at Skag­it Val­ley Col­lege — San Juan Cen­ter 221 Weber Way Fri­day Har­bor, WA on Tues­day Feb­ru­ary 11th from 10:30 AM — 1:30 PM.  Get infor­ma­tion on how to become a  Con­tin­ue Reading

Seasonal Park Maintenance Worker

Written on January 30, 2020 at 5:42 am, by

Island Rec is cur­rent­ly seek­ing a Sea­son­al Park Main­te­nance work­er. We are look­ing for an effi­cient and ener­getic per­son with good inter­per­son­al skills who will enjoy being part of a small hard­work­ing team com­mit­ted to the essen­tial work of pub­lic parks and recre­ation. This posi­tion is a team mem­ber in the main­te­nance of parks, ath­let­ic  Con­tin­ue Reading

Molly Hogan Retires

Written on January 19, 2020 at 10:01 am, by

By Louise Dus­trude — Mol­ly Hogan’s last day at King’s Mar­ket Fri­day was full of cel­e­bra­tion, as friends and cus­tomers came in to wish her well in her retire­ment. Her fel­low employ­ees gave her a col­or­ful tiara, a sign to wear say­ing “I’m retir­ing today!!!” and a sheet cake dec­o­rat­ed with a repli­ca of the Turkey  Con­tin­ue Reading