Banista for Northwest Center Services @ Amazon

General Labor Seattle, Washington


Do you LOVE bananas?
Are you 
passionate about community engagement?
Would you 
love learning and teaching obscure facts about fruit? 

We are looking for an upbeat, friendly, and motivated person to join our Banista team!

Where: South Lake Union, with the flexibility to include the Greater Seattle Area

When: Full-time - Monday through Friday 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Wage: $16.45 per hour (with an increase to $18.50 per hour after probationary period)

As a Banista, you will often be the first point of contact for visitors and employees of one of the largest online retailers in the world. We are looking for someone who will provide a 5-star first impression to every visitor to the stand while handing out free bananas (and dog treats to our four-legged community members!). You will also be responsible for tracking banana data throughout the day and alerting your supervisor of any potential issues needing immediate attention. 

What is a Banana Stand you might ask??? 

Take a look

The Community Banana Stand started as a fun, quirky way to hand out healthy snacks to anyone in the community. At the Community Banana Stand around 7,000 bananas are given out per day!

You'll love it here if you... interacting with people (and dogs)
...want to work in a fun environment with highly motivated people
...want the opportunity to grow within an organization 
...are ready to cancel your gym membership - this is a physical job that involves lifting boxes of bananas  (40-50lbs) frequently throughout the day!
...are available to work offsite and after hours on occasion

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. 

At Northwest Center, we do not just accept diversity and inclusion — we celebrate it, we support it, we live it and we flourish in it for the benefit of our employees, the community, and our clientele. It is our belief that our strength lies within our diversity and the forward motion towards a day when people of all abilities can learn and work together. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace