Join the Westwind Team!

We are seeking enthusiastic and qualified candidates to apply for the following positions!

Cook – Full time/ Hourly

Seasonal with year-round potential


  • Health insurance
  • Oceanfront work environment
  • Access to Westwind Facilities and site for friends and family
  • Access to our Recreational equipment (Kayaks, Canoes, Sup)
  • Discounted programming for family members
  • Shift meals provided
  • Flexible Shifts
  • Matching IRA/SEP

Are you passionate about food service? Do you love to spend time at the Beach? Do you enjoy working with a diverse range of people?

If you answered Yes to the above this may be a great fit for you!

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who is interested in working in food service to join our team.  Our operation is a 7 day a week run kitchen catering to Outdoor school programs, Summer camp and private rental groups.


  • Must have current Oregon Food Handlers card.
  • Knowledge of food preparation, serving, and storage. 
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds (unloading food, carrying trays of dishes, lifting supplies and equipment as needed).
  • Visual ability to identify and respond to environmental hazards.
  • Physical ability to operate kitchen equipment according to safe recommended methods.
  • Endurance to perform tasks while standing for long periods of time (60 minutes or more).
  • Maintain kitchen environment to commercial food service standard of cleanliness
  • Strong ability to problem solve
  • Enthusiasm and experience working in a fast-paced setting
  • General scheduling flexibility
  • Experience with special diets (vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, dairy free)

Please review full job description for more information.  send application (fillable PDF link below), resume and cover letter to Aliya Petzing at Aliya@westwind.org for more information.

Cook Job Description(PDF)

Westwind Employment Application

On-call Ferry Captain –  This position is responsible for safely transporting Westwind guests across the Salmon River on our U.S. Coast Guard inspected ferry boats. Applicants must have valid/current USCG Captain’s License. Please contact Scotty Evens at scotty@westwind.org for more information.

All are welcome to apply for work at Westwind!

Equal Opportunity Employer.

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