Looking for a summer job or internship?
Connect with camps, parks, festivals, event planning companies, fisheries, and more at CES' newest on-campus recruiting event for Puget Sound students, the Summer Opportunity Fair!
Thursday, March 26, 2015
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
2014 Summer Opportunity Fair Employers (This list will be updated for 2015 as organizations confirm attendance. Meanwhile, use the list of previous participants to get a head start exploring organizations likely to have summer opportunities, even if they are unable to attend the Fair.)
Camp Seymour: The Pierce County YMCA’s residential camp located in Gig Harbor is looking to fill a wide range of full-time camp roles (Cabin Leaders, Trips/Teen Leadership Staff, Day Camp Leaders, Unit Leaders, Waterfront Director, Pool Director, Adventure Area Director, Archery Specialist, Arts and Crafts Director, Activity Director, Health Director) and is also hiring for a summer internship.
Camp Wright: Annie Wright Schools in Tacoma is looking to fill full-time, part-time, and internship positions with their annual summer day camp program.
Clowns Unlimited/National Event Pros: This event planning company is hiring for part-time summer event staff.
Northwest Folklife Festival: The largest community-run festival in the country is hiring for part-time summer employment at their late-May event. Many Puget Sound alumni working in the arts have gotten their start at Northwest Folklife!
Overland: Hiring leaders to take kids, ages 10-18, on a variety of trips nationally and internationally. March 24th deadline! Opportunities are still available in March, but applicants must be ready to move quickly if an offer is made.
Underdog Sports Leagues: The organizer of laid-back sports leagues in Seattle is looking for part-time summer employees to manage leagues in the sports you grew up playing as a kid (think Dodge ball, Kickball, and more).
Red Salmon Canneries: Located in Naknek, Alaska, Red Salmon Canneries hires more than 300 staff for the canning season (mid- June and through July) for their 24-hour operation.
YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties: The local YMCA is hiring full-time and part-time employment and summer interns in all of their locations across Pierce and Kitsap counties.
Camp Orkila and Camp Colman: Run by the Seattle YMCA, these residential camps located on Orcas Island and Whiteman Cove (near Gig Harbor) are hiring for the following full-time roles: Overnight Camp Counselors, Day Camp Counselors, Lifeguards, Challenge Course Facilitators, Horseback Riding Instructors, Arts & Earth Counselors, Trip Leaders for Sailing, Kayaking, and Biking, Outtrip Coordinator, Outtrip Assistant, Unit Director, Assistant Director.
Uline, Inc.: A fast-growing shipping supply company, Uline is hiring for paid summer sales interns in their Seattle office that could lead to a full-time opportunity post-graduation.
Federal Way Community Center: The City of Federal Way’s main recreation center is hiring for a number of full-time and part-time summer jobs: Athletics & Sports Assistant, Teen Camp Supervisor, Day Camp Leader I & II, Lifeguard, Beach Lifeguard, Water Safety Instructors