“Life is short, if you must work, why not work on an island!” If you agree, here are a few options to consider:
1. The Island Mining Co. and Gem Mining Station
2. The Healing Seed Shoppe
Island Mining Co. and Gem Mining Station – fun for kids and adults
Rock and Gem Shop:
The Healing Seed Shoppe – heal your body and your soul
Type of Jobs: Summer Seasonal Shopkeeper.
Ideal availability: May 20 – Sept 8
Pay scale: Depends on experience, entry level is app 9.50-12.00
A typical scenario of income for the season: In 2019, one of the main employees net was appx $4200 for 3 months work.How it worked out: The gross was appx $5600 for the summer at $8.55 per hour for an accumulated 654 hrs in 2 positions. Stayed in Employee housing 94 days which totaled 940.00 for entire season. Completed the contract and received appx. $338 back from housing fee collected. total for housing ended up being apps 600. for the season.
The employee also held another morning job in a restaurant a few days a week, which afforded her additional income and access to food. At the end of the season, spent several weeks traveling around the country including Disneyland in California, before returning home.
Level of experience: Entry Level, no experience
necessary but willingness to work as described and make friends is essential.
Location: Caddy Shack Square, Kelleys Island, Ohio which is located in Lake Erie (one of the Great Lakes) – a summer seasonal tourist destination for local/regional and international travelers.
Hours 32-40 as a main job. Appx 15 hr as a part time job. Other positions might be available to first applicants for extra hours.
Island Mining Co. Duties: Opening / Closing / Keeping Shop area and Mining Station clean and in good working order.
Arriving at work with time to be ready to open at scheduled time. Be aware of inventory and reordering supplies etc. Guiding and assisting customers in purchases. Educate customers about the Gem Mining Station existence and process. Smiling, being courteous and helpful. Some moderate lifting and bending required, so much be physically fit without health conditions to perform the job.
The Healing Seed Shoppe Duties: Opening / Closing / Keeping Shop and treatment room areas clean and in good order. Laundering and folding therapy sheets. Appointment scheduling and cashiering.
Arriving at work with time to be ready to open at scheduled time. Be aware of inventory and reordering supplies etc. Guiding and assisting customers in purchases. Educate customers about the therapy services we offer. Smiling, being courteous and helpful. Some moderate lifting and bending required, so much be physically fit without health conditions to perform the job.
Type of employees we are looking for: Friendly, positive, helpful, like to make people happy, efficient, conscientious, reliable, honest, good communicator, good listener, confidently and compassionately able to communicate in difficult situations, willing to enthusiastically speak and interact with every customer. Alert of the store surroundings. Problem-solving skills. Self-motivated. Willing to work alone. Interested in using their experience with the store to build their own business in their country. Treat the store as their own by taking interest in sales and growth along with suggestions and follow-through with changes.
If you are that person or wish to become this person, please firstname.lastname@example.org
We would love to hear from you!
Please take the fun personality test on this link and email the personality type results with the info below.
Entitle Email: Job Application for Island Mining Co.
Include in your email:
Phone / Text number:
Male or Female:
– Would you require Shared Dorm-style Employee Housing at 10.00 per day (3.60 per day refunded with completion of contract)
– Would you have your own housing on-island.
– Would you live off-island but able to commute at your own expense (instead of opting for housing)
How would your friends describe you?
What is your goal for the summer? (financial, experience, improve english, make friends, etc.)
Which position interests you or both?
What do you think will be your favorite part of this job and why?
(please include an ex-employers contact info along with any other reliable reference with contact info)