Hudson's Bay High School Career Center

Student Off-Campus Opportunities
“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.”
Washington HOBY Program for Sophomores
Washington HOBY puts on a four day leadership conference for high school sophomores that is packed with fun and innovative leadership activities. The purpose of the seminar is to prepareour country's high school sophomores to become effective, innovative, and ethical leaders in their home, schools, workplace and community. Our seminar has an emphasis on volunteerism, innovative ideas, diversity, community partnerships, and lifelong learning,we want to teach our ambassadors how to think and not what to think. HOBYAmbassadors are selected from each of Washington's public and private high schools so please keep an eye out for any outstanding sophomores you know in your school. Last year, over 80 sophomores from across the state participated in the Washington HOBY seminar.For more information, photos, and videos you can visit our websites:

LSW Architecture Internship
Design CoMission is a semester-long design internship at LSW Architects in downtown Vancouver. Two afternoons a week for two hours, participating students will meet at the LSW Architects office. Design Co-Mission sessions will provide students opportunities to explore real-world projects as a team, visit sites, collaborate side-by-side with professionals, develop project planning skills, and learn how to design and present your work. DESIGN Co-MISSION APPLICATION DUE: January 30, 2019
Adventure Psychology Internship
Internship with local psychologist, assisting with a research project.  Adventure Psychology has an opening for an unpaid internship.  Duties include:  Assisting with a  research project; finding and citing sources based on topic in academic journals, Filing and shredding, Assisting in administering psychological tests.  If you are ready for a workplace experience and have a resume, contact the Career Center and we will get you connected.
Boeing Tech Prep is a paid summer student development program for high school juniors who have their eye on a future in aerospace manufacturing. The Boeing Company management and the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers are proud to be sponsors of this program. To be considered, students must be at least 16 years old; have a 2.5 GPA or higher; and obtain a recommendation from a school teacher, counselor, or other professional. Come to the Career Center on Tuesday, February 5, at 12:15 to hear more about this program from a Boeing representative. Visit to see what you would be doing as a Boeing Tech Prep student. Sign up in the Career Center
Union Summer: Intern for Social Change
Are you or anyone you know interested in working for social change? Union Summer is a paid ($15/hour) summer internship program for people interested in getting involved in the labor movement.
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.
Gain connections, strong skills and real life experiences to add to your overall education. (360)975-1585
City of Vancouver Parks and Recreation
Access to Recreation Peer Mentor Volunteer peer mentor spending time with an ATR program participant Access to Recreation provides opportunities for individuals with disabilities to be involved in a variety of recreation programs. Disabilities may vary from developmental delays to physical disabilities and everything in between. Peer mentors provide positive role modeling and critical one-on-one support that sets participants up for success. To apply for this position contact the Volunteer Coordinator at 360-487-8344 or fill out an application online.
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.

Local Volunteer Opportunities
Many local programs need volunteers!!! See the attached list and visit websites of programs you may be interested in. Several to choose from!
Friends of Trees Volunteer Opportunity
Calling all Volunteers!!! Plant trees in the neighborhood, learn from a trained volunteer, gloves and tools provided as well as a coffee, breakfast snacks and a potluck lunch!
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.
Legacy Hospital Salmon Creek Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteers are an integral part of Legacy Health. Find out how to get involved. Is volunteering for you? Can you make a weekly commitment for one year? Are you compassionate and want to help others? Are you willing to learn? Then Legacy welcomes your help!
PeaceHealth Hospital Volunteers
Volunteer Services is a highly structured program, with an average of 350 active, dedicated volunteers providing excellent service to our staff, patients, and guests. Adult, Junior and Community volunteers donate over 65,000 hours per year. Volunteers typically serve one four-hour shift per week.
Teen Council - FVRL - Vancouver Community Library
Gain valuable experience - great for college resumes and applications! Get to know a diverse group of teens. Improve your leadership and organizational skills. Take the lead in making your library a better place for teens.
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!
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.
Clark County Public Works Volunteer Program

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 Minimum Requirements: 18 years of age at time of application on USAJobs U.S. Citizenship or U.S. National High school diploma, GED or equivalent English proficiency Pass a background/credit check/drug test
Construction Craft Laborer Apprenticeship Openings
Brick, Tile, PCC, Marble & Terrazzo Apprentice Program
Painter Apprentice Program
Washington Cement Masons Apprenticeship
Floor Covering Apprentice Program
Drywall Apprentice Program
Evco Sound and Electronics Low Voltage Apprentice Program
Plasterers Apprenticeship Opportunity
Sheet Metal Institute Apprenticeship Program
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.
Charter Spectrum Customer Service Representatives
Charter is hiring for Customer Service Representatives for their inbound billing call center. If you have a diploma or GED, with at least one year of working with customers, check them out!
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
Now hiring in Vancouver, 8517 NE Andresen Road. Flexible Hours. Apply on line.
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 (classified positions). Registration on-going. Please call 360 313-4953 with any questions. 
G6 Air Park
Hiring for multiple part-time positions up to 25 hours a week. Flexible schedules for students.
Hilton Hotel Vancouver, Washington
Multiple positions opening as of May 2 in the culinary, housekeeping, engineering, front office and security areas. Benefits included.
Children Northwest Early Learning Career Opportunities
Children Northwest if the non-profit employee group for Early Learning Centers in Southwest Washington. We employ over 250 staff that work in programs that provide care for children 4 weeks to 12 years. If you want to work with children and see them grow and learn new things than we are the place for you.
Evergreen Football Officials Association
The EFOA is seeking new football officials. We officiate all levels of local competition including Clark County Youth Football (CCYF), Pop Warner, Middle School, and High School football games. You will receive rules and on-the-field training from experienced officials who want you to succeed. If you are 16 years or older you can be football official!
Vancouver Public Schools Life Guard
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 (classified positions). Registration on-going. Please call 360 313-4953 with any questions.
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Kaiser Permanente Youth Exploration Academy in Healthcare
KP YEAH is an opportunity for students interested in healthcare careers to explore their interests through meeting with doctors, nurses, administrative staffs and the like. There will be an opportunity to experience our simulation lab and simulations in our operating rooms. Part of the day is also focused on professional development through community service, resume building, mock interviews and group presentations. Students participating will receive an $800 stipend for attending the program. Students must be present all days – Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM from July 2nd through July 27th with July 4th off.
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.
Special Olympics Unified Sports
Vancouver Public Schools is proud to be a partner of Special Olympics and offer Unified Sports to our middle and high schools. Students can participate in the sports of basketball and soccer. Unified Sports is an inclusive sports program that combines an approximately equal number of athletes (individuals with intellectual disabilities) and partners (individuals without intellectual disabilities), male and female, on teams for training and competition.
DO-IT Pals Univeristy of Washington
Teens with disabilites who want to go to college and have an email address are encouraged to apply to become a DO-IT Pal.
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:
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.