Join Our Team


Be part of the team at Fort Worden! Part-time and full-time employment available. Click on the job title for a full job description. All applicants must complete the application form and submit via email.

We encourage you to also include a cover letter and resume. Positions are posted until filled. Apply today!

Fort Worden is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Full-time positions include an employee benefit package with cost-shared health insurance, generous paid time off & paid holidays, & option to participate in the Washington State Deferred Compensation Program for retirement.


Front of House Manager

The Front of House Manager is a pivotal part of the Food and Beverage team. They organize, and instruct their team on how to execute daily functions, as well as pulling off elaborate events. If you are someone who enjoys working in a team, and working toward a unified goal, then this job might a perfect fit for you!  

Administrative Assistant
We are looking for someone who is task oriented, and is a paperwork diva! If you love being able to tackle projects, and keep a team based, positive attitude then you may have what it takes.

Are you someone who likes to follow directions, yet be innovative? Then you may have what it takes! This position is responsible for implementing the vision of our Chef de Cuisine.  The Cook will be responsible for preparing food according to the recipe, preparing assigned menu items, and maintain a clean and orderly station. If you are ready to become a part of a dynamic, and intense team, then please inquire further by reading the full job description.

On Call Banquet Porter
A pivotal part of our behind the scenes team is the Banquet Porter. Someone who takes pride in physical labor, and loves seeing the final product come together. The Porter takes care of setup, servicing, and break down of all meetings and events. This individual will be self-motivated, yet a team player. If this sounds like you, then please inquire further by reading the full job description!

On Call Culinary Server
This position is the face of our food and beverage department. You will be greeting guests, serving food, and helping with preparation in regards to events requiring food service. Are you guest-centric? Do you have a team mentality? Then apply today!

Do you have a knack for cleaning, and have the highest standards when it comes to cleanliness? Then this position is what you are looking for! The Dishwasher is responsible for the cleanliness, and sanitation of china, glassware, tableware, cooking utensils, and much more. If this is something you are interested in, then apply today.


Guest Services Representative
Our front office is the hub of The Fort and all we do so our Guest Services Representatives must be the premier provider of excellence in the guest’s experience. As Guest Services Representative you will greet, register, orient and assign rooms to guests, and be an ambassador for everything The Fort has to offer. You are extremely professional, utilize superior customer service skills and portray a welcoming demeanor at all times. You also have financial acumen as you must ensure lodging financial transactions are properly executed. If customer service is what you are known for, take a look at the job description and apply today!


Housekeeper Lead   
The Housekeeping Lead is not only responsible for ensuring their own high standards, but they are responsible for maintaining that standard for the entire team. Do you have what it takes to be a leader? If so, then please read the job description in full, and apply today!

Our Housekeepers are key to ensuring our Guests are comfortable and enjoying their stay at The Fort. They clean houses, dorms and common areas and assist with laundry when needed. Our housekeepers are friendly, have a courteous personality and work well together. Are you reliable? Able to work at a fast pace? Do you love being neat and organized and want to get some good exercise at work? Contact us today!

Janitorial Porter
The Janitorial Porter performs a variety of custodial and general maintenance functions to maintain cleanliness, care, use of and access to the facilities in accordance with The Forts’ high standards of quality.

Maintenance Worker - Seasonal
The Maintenance Worker works to ensure our buildings are maintained to keep our Guests comfortable during their stay.  This position works as a member of a team to maintain the majority of the 70 buildings managed by Fort Worden Public Development Authority. 


Sales & Marketing Director
The Sales & Marketing Director will be an innovative leader and support role to the diverse Sales & Marketing team. If you are goal oriented, have a passion for leading a team, and want to inspire growth within the organization, then you might just be the perfect fit for our organization. If this sounds like you, then please inquire further by reading the full job description!

Event Coordinator
As a part of our growing sales team our Event Coordinator is the point of contact for sold events between the client and The Fort. With customer service at the core of all you do this Coordinator ensures all phases of catering events are seamless from sale to service while driving customer loyalty and maximizing sales opportunities. If you are great at multi-tasking, highly organized and love to make the customer happy this could be the job for you. Check out the job description for more info.