“The Vancouver School District does not sponsor or endorse these activities and/or the information contained in these flyers.These opportunities are posted with the intent to inform.The parents/guardians of students who choose to participate should carefully evaluate the benefits and risks of participation.”
METROPOLITAN PERFORMING ARTS Gain connections, strong skills and real life experiences to add to your overall education.
Kaiser Permanente Internship Opportunities Kaiser Permanente has summer internship opportunities available for qualified students in business and management departments and in their pharmacy organization. These are paid experiences which provide valuable on-the-job work experience. Interns develop relations with hiring managers and and apply classroom knowledge which will support career development goals.
Clark County Sheriff's Office Explorer Post 893 Program open to youth ages 15.5-21 years old. Great program for anyone who may be looking at a career in law enforcement or corrections. Youth will learn leadership skills, teamwork, physical agility and structure. Meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month at the Sheriff's Office West Precinct at 505 NW 179th St., Ridgefield. Beginning at 6 pm. Questions contact Sgt. Shane Gardner at 397-2104.
Volunteer Program at Kaiser Permanente Interstate Campus The Kaiser Permanente Interstate Medical Office (3600 N. Interstate Ave., Portland, OR 97227) now has a volunteer program! They are seeking volunteers to help ensure that KP members (patients) have the greatest experience possible while on the Interstate campus. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old.
Volunteer for the ELKS! We have an exciting offer for high school students. We can offer students a chance to give of their time and energy into something that goes back to the community and gains hours of volunteer time. This opportunity is offered through the Vancouver Elks Lodge, right here in Vancouver! Here are a few events we are involved with: Hoop Shoot - Food Boxes - Bingo for the Veterans - Oaks Park, Safety Patrol Day - Car Show - Easter Egg Hunt - Nightmares on Elk Street, Haunted House!!!
Community VolunTOUR! City of Vancouver and Clark County Parks. Volunteer, collect passport stamps, and learn about your community's parks and public spaces! 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 3:30p.m. - 5:30p.m.
Washington Trails Association Promotes and protects hiking trails through education, advocacy and volunteer trail maintenance. Get outdoors and engage in trail stewardship.
Furry Friends Volunteer Opportunity Furry Friends wants you to volunteer helping the kitties. If you like cats and are at least 16 years old you may volunteer for Furry Friends. Check out their website!
Vancouver Elks Lodge Volunteer Request Great volunteer opportunity for high school students. Bring a friend and have a great time. A variety of opportunities are available including helping with Nightmare on Elk Street-Haunted House (lots of help is needed for this project), Car Show, Easter Egg Hunt, Food Boxes, Hoop Shoot, Bingo for the Veterans plus more! See the College and Career Center for more information.
Community VolunTOUR The City of Vancouver invites you to participate in the new Community VolunTOUR Passport Program! Visit our most historic and unique parks and public spaces in partnership with the Clark County Parks Department. Tour topics include history, invasive species identification, tree planting, vegetable harvesting, and much more. See the website for more information.
JOBS FOR TEENS!! Your Career Center came up with a list of local businesses that frequently hire teenagers. We understand that it is not easy to get a job with little or no experience. Stop by the Career Center today and let us help you create a resume!
Columbia Sportswear - Material Handler Kelly Services is currently looking for Material Handlers to work on site for a leader in the Outdoor Apparel Industry located in North Portland. You will contribute to the movement of product throughout the building. The contract is for 9 months and you are able to apply for all full-time positions directly with Columbia Sportswear after working 60 days. You will also be immediately eligible for apparel and footwear discounts on all Columbia Sportswear lines which include Columbia Sportswear, prAna, Montrail, Mountain Hardware and Sorel. Must be 18 years old
Washington Conversation Corps Washington Conservation Corps is your chance to gain hands-on experience in the environmental field. As an AmeriCorps program, the WCC creates future leaders through community involvement and mentorship. WCC has over 350 members and experienced staff statewide who restore critical habitat, build trails and respond to local and national disasters.
Transportation Security Administration (TSA) The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will soon be hiring part-time Transportation Security Officers (TSOs) at Portland International Airport (PDX). We are looking for committed, professional individuals to join our team working 20 hours per week, which provides a great opportunity for area residents to begin or continue a career in Federal Service.
Part-time starting at $15.61 per hour Plus Benefits(Includes 20.35% Locality Pay)Full-Time Medical Benefits Available
NO PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
18 years of age at time of application on USAJobs
U.S. Citizenship or U.S. National
High school diploma, GED or equivalent
Pass a background/credit check/drug test
IBEX Roof Are you ready to learn a trade? Do you have what it takes to work in extreme conditions? We are a rapidly growing roofing company based in Woodland, WA. We are looking to hire construction workers to join our team and grow with us.
Children Northwest Children Northwest is the non-profit employee group for SW Washington Child Care Consortium and the ESD 112 Early Childhood Education and Assistance program. They operate 29 child care centers in Clark County and serve over 1800 infant through school-age children with their families. They are looking for Child Care Assistants. Many positions available.
Washington Service Corps The WSC is an AmeriCorps project that places full-time stipend volunteers in local nonprofits, school, government agencies, and faith-based organizations across the state of Washington. Members serve for 10.5 months in programs that tutor to children, restore natural habitats, provide health and nutrition education, address financial literacy and poverty relief-just to name a few. Whatever your interests, there's an WSC AmeriCorps position for you!
Firestone Pacific Foods Summer Work Firestone Pacific Foods is looking for individuals who want to learn and work in the warehouse/cold storage industry. Firestone Pacific Foods offers on the job training and offers overtime pay. Positions available in Forklift, Shipping and Receiving and General Production.
HotShots Youth Sports Needs Referees Basketball officials are needed for this growing league. Games are held Friday nights and Saturdays from October through May. You will receive structured training by experienced basketball officials, access to current NFHS basketball rules, flexible scheduling and competitive pay (based on experience).
The Columbia Future Forge The Columbia Future Forge is a Clark County Non-Profit program that seeks to benefit our local community by helping teens and young adults from a variety of backgrounds attain life skills and job skills through work and mentoring. The program is run by local professionals who simply believe that teenagers who hold jobs learn a great deal about who they are, what they enjoy, and how to function healthily in life.
Jim Parsley Community Center Life Guards Interested in becoming a lifeguard but don't know where to start? Enroll in a lifeguarding class at the Jim Parsley Community Center.
Vancouver Public Schools is now hiring lifeguards and other aquatics positions. Certification is required. To apply, or for more information about these jobs, call (360) 313-4995 or see Employment menu on the district web site at www.vansd.org (classified positions). Registration deadline is October 10. Shallow Water (5ft.) Certification is October 13-15, 2017.
Please call 360 313-4953 with any questions.
C-TRAN YOUTH OPPORTUNITY PASS The Youth Opportunity Pass is now available to all middle and senior high schoolers enrolled in Vancouver, Evergreen, Battle Ground, Camas and Washougal school districts. Valued at over $300, the Youth Opportunity Pass is absolutely free to any student who wishes to have one; no restrictions apply.
IEEE SMC 2017 Brain Hackathon Student Competition The IEEE SMC Society is seeking talented undergraduate and high school students with a passion for developing novel brain technology for the IEEE SMC 2017 Brain Hackathon Student Competition. In October 2017, the IEEE SMC Society will hold the IEEE SMC 2017 Brain Computer Interface Hackathon, where academic and industry professionals will work on small teams to rapidly develop new systems and applications that link brains and computers using existing commercial technologies (including headsets that measure brain activity, mobile and cloud computing, virtual/augmented reality devices, and much more). Teams work together over a period of two days to design, build, test, and present their brain-computer interface systems. Competition to be held in Banff, Canada, October 7-8, 2017.
Black History @ Woke Black History @ Woke is a pilot program for black or African American identified youth, 15 to 19 years, to explore black history - and our place in that history. The program will last three months, running from June 30th through September 29th. We will meet once a week, for an hour and a half during this term. Each person who participates will receive a free desktop computer and 3 months of internet service (Income restrictions apply).
Clark College Pre-Apprenticeship Program Prepare to work in the trades in 8 weeks.
Earn certifications in First Aid, Flagging and OSHA.
Learn the basics of each trade, its working conditions and salaries.
Resume and job interviewing skills help included.
Cost is $25 + Clark application fee.
Must be 18+
Senate Page Program The Washington State Senate has one of the finest Page programs in the country. Hundreds of students throughout Washington State have an opportunity each year to take part in the legislative process and observe the Legislature in action. For more information, visit: www.leg.wa.gov/Senate/Administration/PageProgram/
Saturday Academy - Explore! Learn! Be Adventurous Explore careers! Develop skills and interests! Saturday Academy offers adventures for the curious! The program offers hands-on classes & camps for students in grades 2 – 12 in a variety of topics. From Chemistry Experiments to Lego Physics to Photography and Backpacking Adventures, Saturday Academy has something for every student.