General & Administrative Seattle, Washington


Where you will work: South Lake Union

When you will work: Monday through Friday 9:30am-6:00pm

How much you will earn: $15.00 per hour with a healthy wage increase after probationary period!

We are always looking for an upbeat, friendly, motivated person to join our reception team at one of the country's largest online retailers located in the South Lake Union neighborhood of downtown Seattle. We work towards a single goal: to ensure a world-class experience for our customers. Our diverse team is focused on continuously offering cheerful and friendly service to all corporate level employees and their visitors. If you are like us, and you're truly obsessed with providing the best possible customer service, you'll find this is a great place to build your career. 

We provide excellent benefits for our staff which include Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement plan (including match), paid time off, Orca cards to encourage public transportation, and many others.  The shift is Monday through Friday 9:30am - 6:00pm.

*Thank you for your interest in a career at Northwest Center.  We are eager to learn more about you! In order to be considered for this position, you must submit a resume with your application. *

You'll love it here if you:

  • want to learn, grow, and develop your professional skills
  • love interacting with people (and dogs)
  • want the opportunity to grow within an organization  

Responsibilities include:

  • Providing 5-star service to visitors, employees, and contractors, in a warm, friendly and professional manner in person, on the phone, and in all electronic communications. 
  • Answering incoming telephone calls. Determine how best to assist the caller and identifying whom within the corporation may assist the caller best.
  • Ensuring all visitors complete, sign, and understand their responsibility for adhering to the corporation’s Nondisclosure Agreement (NDA) before arranging for the guests to move about the campus.  
  • Maintaining professionalism and composure even when interacting with challenging or difficult callers. Strategically determine what additional support is needed when handling a difficult customer.
  • Maintain legible daily logs that are frequently updated specific to meetings, interviews, Shuttle schedules, distribution of paychecks, employee usage of equipment, and special requests for service.  


  • High School Diploma or GED required; Higher Education degree a plus
  • Customer service, call center, or administrative support experience
  • 1 year experience in a professional office setting a plus
  • Able to type 40 wpm
  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to interrelate with management, desk mates, and employees
  • Able to work with a high degree of integrity and operate independently
  • Able to multi-task and work in a busy and hectic environment

Northwest Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer