If you are ready for a season of hard work on a great team in an absurdly beautiful environment, we’d love for you to join us at Doe Bay! We’re a 38-acre piece of bliss on Orcas Island that will make you happy to stay a season and keen to return for another or even stay through the year! Recruiting for the summer begins in early spring for the following departments:
- Cafe BOH
- Cafe FOH
- Housekeeping –> Click here for Housekeeping Arts Manager position
- Spa Reception – Hired for summer 2018
- Front Desk Customer Service -Hired for summer 2018
We give priority to people who are capable of staying from mid-May through September (or at least Labor Day) and who have experience in the lodging/restaurant industry. Most positions are seasonal, but we’re always happy to consider people through the off-season depending on the fit and level of need.
Most entry level positions with onsite housing start at minimum wage ($11.50/hr in the state of Washington). Hourly wage may increase with experience.
Employees will have free access to the soaking tubs/sauna, discounts at the Café, General Store, Yoga, Massage, and free kayaking with Shearwater Kayak Tours on a space available basis. Employees can also volunteer in our incredible garden in exchange for produce or eggs. Working at Doe Bay is a chance to be part of a superstar-fun community.
Housing is limited but available for a nominal fee. Platform tent camping is available free of charge, along with a limited number of dorm-style housing units ranging from $50-$200 per month. We also require a housing deposit of $200 (tents) to $400 (dorm), with the potential of a full refund after completion of your work commitment as an employee in good standing. There are shower houses, a staff kitchen, free WiFi, and a staff lounge available for use.
All applicants should be legally authorized to work in the United States, 21 years or older, and look forward to a memorable summer. We are not sponsoring H2B Visas at this time.