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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

  • Shaw Park shed/shop new construction
  • New Restroom and Parking - Agate Beach Day Park (deferred due to lack of funding)

Past Projects

  • 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, 2013
  • New Playfield development (thanks to Shaw Islanders, Inc.) – Shaw County Park completed summer, 2013
  • Re-stain Restroom - Eastsound Village Green completed fall, 2012
  • Water system enhancements – Odlin County Park completed summer, 2012
  • Residence building improvements – Odlin County Park completed spring, 2012
  • Brann historic Cabin foundation & interior stabilization completed winter, 2011
  • Aeration and seeding of lawn area -Eastsound Village Green completed fall, 2010
  • Grading of lawn area - Eastsound Village Green - completed 2009
  • Stage lighting - Eastsound Village Green - completed 2009
  • New Septic System - San Juan Park -completed 2009
  • New stairs to beach - Blackie Brady Day Park
  • Master Plan development - Shaw Island County Park - completed summer, 2008
  • Custom Performance Stage - Eastsound Village Square - completed summer, 2006. Photos of finished stage are here and here (Adobe® Acrobat® files).
  • New beach stairs - San Juan County Park - completed winter, 2005. See photo here.
  • New accessible picnic area and restroom - Odlin County Park - completed September, 2005. Click here to see a photo.
  • New Boat Trailer Parking - Odlin County Park - completed September, 2005.
  • Shaw Park shed/shop new construction
  • New Restroom and parking - Agate Beach Day Park (deferred due to lack of funding)