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San Juan County Parks & Recreation Department

Waterfront Living! We’re looking for a P/T seasonal camp host w/small RV to be a presence in beautiful San Juan County Park on San Juan Island to assist the public and Park staff. Park hosting experience and public relation skills a must. Light park maintenance & administrative tasks required. Position starts February 2015. Minimum commitment 30 days, max 7 mos. Full hook-ups. Small stipend included. For more details: parks@sanjuanco.com

Parks Division Staff

  • Parks & Fair Director, Dona Wuthnow
  • Administrative Specialist IV-Financial, contracting, Kathryn Hansen
  • Administrative Specialist II-Camping reservations, Group camping, Christina Giamalis
  • Program Coordinator - Commercial and Special Events permits, volunteers, Ashley King
  • San Juan Island Park Manager, Nathan Donnelly
  • Lopez Island Park Manager, David St. George
  • Shaw Island Park Manager, (On-site Park Staff)

Current Projects

  • San Juan County Park pumphouse replacement
  • Odlin South ecological assessment
  • Parks, Trails & Natural Areas Plan update
  • Agate Beach Park improvements
  • Otis Perkins Park renovation
  • Odlin Park road chipseal
  • New Restroom and Parking - Agate Beach Day Park (deferred due to lack of funding)

Past Projects

  • Shaw Park shed/shop new construction, completed September 2015
  • Combined Parks & Fair Administration office at Fairground, completed June 2015
  • Re-treat Stage on the Green wood surfaces– Eastsound Village Green, completed April 2015
  • Building restoration/enhancement - San Juan County Park, completed April 2015
  • Brann historic Cabin doors & windows - craft and install, completed  March 2014
  • Lopez Village Park restroom upgrades, completed Spring 2014
  • Park identification and Stage story - Eastsound Village Green, completed February 2014
  • Campground road relocation, campsite improvements, enhanced Day Use Area – Odlin County Park completed winter, 2013
  • Lopez Skate Park – new custom elements (thanks to Richlite) completed summer, 2013
  • New Group Camp - Odlin County Park completed spring, 2013New Playfield development (thanks to Shaw Islanders, Inc.) – Shaw County Park completed summer, 2013
  • New Group Camp - Odlin County Park completed spring, 2013New Playfield development (thanks to Shaw Islanders, Inc.) – Shaw County Park completed summer, 2013