Job Listings and Resources
As well as the local listings below, see the latest YMCA Hot Jobs Newsletter 6.2.2023.This newsletter has openings from all over the Seattle area.
Getting ready for a job interview? Download these excellent Job Interview Tips by local attorney and community member Dave Johansen. The guide will walk you through pre-interview preparation and offers important advice for the face-to-face conversation.
Job Listings below are provided as a courtesy to the community. We have not screened employers.
For help on creating a resume or writing a cover letter, see the Resume page.
Local Job Openings for Teens
AmeriCorps Positions for Graduating Seniors
Both summer and year-long positions available for new graduates. Check it out as an excellent gap year option!
Server at Aegis Shoreline
Local facility seeks young people to help serve meals to elderly population.
Camp Shoreline is Hiring Day Camp Leaders--apply ASAP!
Develop leadership skills and make a positive impact in campers' lives. Full and part time positions available.
Northwest Youth Corps programs
Work outdoors and develop leadership and wilderness skills.
Pedalheads Bike Camp Counselor
Teach kids how to ride bikes the summer
Floortime Player Camp Assistant --for Summer
Provide 1:1 support for neurodiverse children. Paid training is part of this position.
Barista Training Program
Free training; particular qualifications required.
Greenskeeper at Seattle Golf Club
Benefits include free meals and free golf!
Use Career Connect WA to Search for Jobs
Many of the positions listed in this tool are PAID career training options, so search for one of these 'earn to learn' opportunities.
Summer Jobs @ YMCA
Jobs for: day camp, overnight camp, aquatics, and leadership development.
Shoreline Teen Center Hiring Youth Outreach Leaders
Work at the Teen Center: plan events, create social media content, lead activities, and more.
Be a Golf Caddy
Details will be posted soon.
Cruise Pier Agents for the Summer Season
Flexible shifts and $20+ / hour! Must be 16.
Port of Edmonds Seasonal Jobs: Marina Attendant & Landscape Assistant
Applicants must be 18+. These would be great summer jobs for graduating seniors!
Northridge Pool is Hiring LIfeguards!
Northridge hires a few high school lifeguards every season. Scheduling can be flexible.
Teen Employment Links & Resources
Teen Workers in Washington State
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries official page on rules & regulations for teen workers.
Hours of Work
Regulations differ for 14-15 year olds and 16-17 year olds. Know the hours/day and times of day teens can work.
Prohibited Duties for Teens
Lists of tasks and jobs that teens are not supposed to do because of safety reasons.
Washington State Minimum Wage
$15.74/ hour, starting January 1, 2023, with some exceptions for younger teen workers.
Seattle Minimum Wage
Seattle has slightly different regulations than Washington State. See the details here.
For Local Employers
If you are a local employer hiring teens, please send the following information to Shorewood College & Career Coordinator Marianne Stephens. Write your announcement with students as the audience. They will respond/ apply to you directly.
- job title
- location & type of employer
- tasks & hours
- pay & any benefits
- procedure for applying
- contact information
- flyer for posting (pdf or jpg)
- logo or photo (jpg or png) for use on webpage
If you wish us to post hard copies of a color flyer, please drop off or snail mail printed about five copies. We will add the job announcement to this webpage, publicize it in emails, and add any flyers to our Opportunities bulletin boards.
Mailing address: Shorewood High School, Attention: Marianne Stephens; 17300 Fremont Avenue North, Shoreline, WA 98133.
Teens at Work
Official flyer from Washington State Labor & Industries
Parent School Authorization
Required for employers to hire teen employees. School officials will sign if students have an acceptable level of scholastic achievement, have good attendance, and are making satisfactory progress toward graduation.