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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES 

Below, currently open positions with Washington ports and from sister ports and affiliated organizations. Have an opportunity you'd like posted? Reach out to Missy Goodell for details.


Senior Director of Human Resources

Port of Seattle

Posting closes: September 17, 2018

The Senior Director of Human Resources (HR) directs the development and implementation of forward thinking and innovative human resources policies and practices to ensure that the Port of Seattle has a qualified, diverse, and productive workforce. The Director leads the HR department in delivering effective HR strategies and actions that enable port staff to accomplish port-wide goals and initiatives, while building a values-based culture that encompasses equity, diversity, and inclusion. 

To apply, visit: http://karrasconsulting.net/ or contact Marissa Karras at t: (360) 867-1410, or e: marissa@karrasconsulting.net.


Economic Development Specialist

Port of Bellingham

Posting closes:  August 8, 2018

Under the general direction of the Director of Economic Development, the Economic Development Specialist plans, organizes and completes the economic development efforts and coordination of these efforts with public agencies and the private sector to generate employment and investment activity in Whatcom County.  This position will focus primarily on the technology market sector and have strong connection with the outdoor recreation market sector.

To apply, visit: https://portofbellingham.com/jobs.aspx


Senior Contract Administrator

Port of Olympia

Posting closes:   August 5, 2018

The Port of Olympia is seeking qualified candidates for their Senior Contract Administrator position.  This position provides strategic planning, oversight and governance of bidding and contractual arrangements for all Port departments, and shapes and defines procurement policies that regulate and have authority over all Port departments. 

Click here for more job information and to apply:  https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/portofolympia 


Manager AV Maintenance 

Port of Seattle

Posting closes:  July 18, 2018

The Port of Seattle is seeking qualified candidates for its Aviation Fleet Manager who will implement, direct and guide the Fleet Services program for the Port of Seattle's Aviation Division.  Program includes the procurement, utilization, operation, maintenance and repair, fueling, repair parts, and the disposition of the Aviation Division vehicles and vehicle-related equipment. 

Click here for more job information and to apply:  www.portseattle.org/careers.


Senior Manager of Maintenance & Facilities

Port of Astoria

Posting closes:  Open until filled

The Port of Astoria is seeking qualified candidates for its Senior Manager of Maintenance and Facilities,.  Position responsibilities and qualifications are on our website. 

To apply, please forward a cover letter, resume and Port of Astoria job application to operations@portofastoria.com.  Job application may be found on the Port of Astoria's website at www.portofastoria.com/public information/online forms/.  No calls please.


Burbank Maintenance Lead

Port of Walla Walla

Posting closes:  Open until filled

Burbank Maintenance Lead/Water System Operator/Wastewater Attendant.  The Port of Walla Walla has an opening for a full-time Maintenance position.  Salary range is $58,000 - $70,000 full-time plus benefits per year; DOQ/DOE. A detailed job description and employment application can be obtained online at www.portwallawalla.com or available at the Port Administrative Office located at 310 A Street, Walla Walla, WA.  First cutoff for applications is Friday, July 13, 2018 and must arrive at the Port Administrative Office, 310 A Street, Walla Walla, Washington 99362 by 4:00pm PST. Applicants to submit a Port of Walla Walla application, cover letter or letter of interest and resume, including references. The Port of Walla Walla is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 


Project Manager I, Engineering

Port of Tacoma

Posting closes:  Open until filled

This position is responsible for the managerial oversight on capital improvement projects, engineering design and construction management to include supervision of the engineering involved in designing and constructing facilities in and around the Port.  This includes responsibility for conceptual design, preparation of plans specifications and cost estimating; coordination with other departments, consulting engineers, agencies, and prospective customers; and performance of inspection and project engineering duties.  Projects involve buildings, site development, waterfront structures, railroads and utilities.

 All applicants must complete a Port of Tacoma application online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/portoftacoma.


Project Manager II, Engineering

 

Port of Tacoma

Posting closes:  Open until filled

This position is responsible for managerial oversight of capital improvement projects, engineering design and construction management, to include supervision of the engineering involved in designing and constructing. Provides leadership, project management, and accountability for all phases of projects and ensures the completion of project scope within the approved schedule and budget.  Duties include; developing, coordinating, and directing several concurrent high complexity projects, and providing high level customer service to all stakeholders.  Projects involve buildings, site development, waterfront structures, railroads and utilities.

All applicants must complete a Port of Tacoma application online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/portoftacoma.


Accountant II

Port of Tacoma

Posting closes:  Open until filled

This position is responsible for preparing accounting entries in the general ledger and the construction-in-process ledger (work order ledger) and fixed asset ledger. This position is also responsible for recording daily banking activities of the Port of Tacoma and The Northwest Seaport Alliance. The Accountant II schedules and coordinates the month end closing processes and prepares and distributes monthly financial statements and ad hoc management reports.  The role also supports the annual budget process, audits of the Port and NWSA, and provides professional accounting support to other members of the accounting & finance teams and on special accounting projects as required.

 All applicants must complete a Port of Tacoma application online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/portoftacoma.


Human Resources Manager 

Port of Tacoma

Posting closes:  Open until filled

Under the direction of the Chief Human Resources Officer, this position will be primarily responsible for directing and managing the following HR functional areas: classification and compensation, workforce planning, performance management, reward and recognition and diversity and inclusion.  The incumbent will also assist in other functional areas and provides professional support to the Chief Human Resource Officer in strategy development and the creation of short and long terms goals.

All applicants must complete a Port of Tacoma application online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/portoftacoma.

 


Director, Communications 

Port of Tacoma

Posting closes: until filled

This position is responsible for providing leadership and strategic direction to Port and Northwest Seaport Alliance staff and consultants in the development and execution of a comprehensive and seamless communications program that encompasses communications marketing, public affairs, social media and media relations. Responsibilities include ensuring the Port and Alliance communications initiatives are leveraged and measurable, as well as persuasively engaging key stakeholders in the advancement of the Port and Alliance's business and community goals. The Director, Communications serves as the primary spokesperson for the Port of Tacoma and the Northwest Seaport Alliance.

Apply at: https://www.portoftacoma.com/employment


Airport Facilities & Maintenance Technician

Port of Olympia  

Posting closes: June 17, 2018 at 11:59p.m.

The position is responsible for maintenance of the Airport & other facilities and equipment under direction of the Airport Director and Airport Maintenance Supervisor.

Apply at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/portofolympia.


Property Manager

Port of Olympia

Posting closes: June 17, 2018 at 11:59p.m. 

The Property Manager manages the Port's leased and vacant leasable properties and facilities, and other lands/facilities as appropriate, acts as its primary contact regarding property management matters. This position also communicates with tenants on matters related to their leases and lease compliance. This position provides property management and lease administration support and customer service to all Port business units, staff, tenants, and other customers to meet Port and department goals. This position requires strong interpersonal verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community, with a high level of discretion and independent judgment. Apply at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/portofolympia.


Electrician - Maintenance Technician II 

Port of Port Townsend

Posting closes:  Open until filled  

Join the dynamic team at the Port of Port Townsend!  The Port is seeking a self-motivated, team-oriented, and positive individual to join the Port’s Maintenance Shop. Job description and application are available at www.portofpt.com. Completed materials should be e-mailed to Abigail Berg, Director of Finance & Administration at abigail@portofpt.com or dropped at Port Administration (2701 Jefferson St., Port Townsend).

Submissions should include the application, resume and cover letter.


Harbor Operations Supervisor

Shilshole Bay Marina, Port of Seattle

Posting closes:  April 25, 2018

Responsible for the management of Harbor Island, Salmon Bay, and Shilshole Bay Marinas’ daily operations in order to meet the needs of more than 1500 monthly moorage customers and 5,000 guest boaters. Will oversee front counter/office administration, facility operations and coordination of maintenance and repair activities to achieve business goals and objectives.

For more information and to apply please visit: www.portseattle.org/jobs


Accounting Assistant

Port of Chelan County

 

 

Posting closes:  April, 20, 2018, 5 p.m.

The Port of Chelan County is seeking applicants for a full-time accounting assistant position.

This is a bookkeeping position requiring five years experience in payables, receivables, payroll, invoicing, QuickBooks and the applicants must have exceptional bookkeeping, computer, organizational and time management skills.  Public agency experience is preferred but not required.  Salary DOQ, plus comprehensive benefits package.

For more information refer to:  www.portofchelancounty.com.   The Port is an equal opportunity employer.


Maintenance Manager

Port of Poulsbo

 

Posting closes: Open until Filled

The Maintenance Manager is an “at will” position that reports directly to the Port Commission.  This position is primarily responsible for managing the maintenance activities and large scale capital projects for all Port facilities.  Authority is delegated by the Port Commission to the Maintenance Manager for the day-to-day administration of facility maintenance operations. The Maintenance Manager in turn may delegate specific responsibilities and authority for administration of associated duties to designated personnel.

For further details, or to apply, visit: https://www.portofpoulsbo.com/employment/.


Technician I, Accounting

Port of Tacoma

Posting closes: Open until Filled

Under the direction of the Manager, Accounting Operations, this position is responsible for providing accounting duties within the Accounting Operations division that may include billing, AP, AR and other functional areas within the department in accordance with established policies and procedures.

All applicants must complete a Port of Tacoma application online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/portoftacoma.