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Our talented and passionate team is what sets Island Adventures above the rest. We are driven to provide exceptional guest experiences through great customer service. We love what we do and it shows.

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Seasonal Café Crew – Anacortes



DATES OF EMPLOYMENT: Now through September

Do you want to spend your summer on the water watching whales? If you answered yes, then we have the job for you!

We are a seasonal (February - October) whale watching company located in Anacortes, WA looking to hire individuals to work in our cafe/galley aboard the Island Explorer 5.


  • Transfer supplies to boat from warehouse each morning

  • Prepare cafe area and food items for upcoming tour

  • Serve as cashier for food orders using Square system

  • Perform light line-handling while undocking and docking the vessel

  • Properly store food and clean cafe at end of tour

  • If time permits, assist other crew members with closing duties as necessary

  • Take inventory of boat supplies and make note of what is needed from the office


  • Must be 21 years or older

  • Must have Washington Food Worker Card and MAST 12 Mixologist Permit or obtain one immediately after hire

  • Prior food service experience strongly preferred

  • Must be friendly, outgoing, enthusiastic, and courteous in dealing with guests and co-workers

  • Must work well in a team environment

  • Must be available to work long hours during peak season, including weekends and holidays

  • Must not get seasick


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