Summer Jobs

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Mon, 06/12/2017 - 2:30pm

If you, your child or grandchild are looking for a summer job, there are still many good jobs available on the island this season.

If you go to the Block Island Chamber of Commerce webpage you will find, in the lower left corner of the homepage, a printable list of summer jobs both with and without housing.

Jobs that have been sent in to us recently and not yet added to that list are:


Nanny Position:  Family looking for a qualified nanny for three active children under the age of 5.  The ideal candidate should have:  a degree in education or be an education major in college, be CPR and First Aid certified and be both energetic and creative.  This person should have a clean driving record, valid drivers license and be able to drive a truck.  This job is for 30-35 (leaving room for a second job) hours a week, begins ASAP and includes housing.  Please provide a resume with experience and verifiable references along with your contact information to: 

Old Post Office Bagel Shop:  Bagel baker.  3 a.m.-10 a.m.  Counter help also needed.  No housing available.  Call Allie at 401-374-5265

Aldo’s Restaurant:  Hostess, Waitstaff and Kitchen help needed.  Some housing available.  Email resume to

1661 Inn:  Front Desk Staff.  Start Immediately.  Must have excellent customer service skills and an outgoing personality.  Housing Available.  Contact Elizabeth at

1661 Inn:  Chambermaid.  Must be able to stay through Labor Day.  Housing available.  Serious applicants only.

Inn at Old Harbor:  Housekeeper.  No housing available.  Email

Inn at Old Harbor:  Retail Sales Clerk.  Day and evening shifts available.  No housing available.  email

Block Island Depot:  Sales and Stock help.  No housing available.  Call Cindy (401) 466-2403

Block Island Ferry:  Deckhand.  All applicants must be 18 and submit to a DOT/USCG drug screen.  To apply:  or

Block Island Ferry:  Concessions.  Full Time Position May 1st to mid-October.  Very competitive wages plus tips.  Friendly, energetic, reliable individual to work on the Carol Jean based out of Block Island.  Housing possible for the right applicant.

Koru Eco Spa:  Skilled, Licensed Massage Therapist.  Contact Jill at

McAloons:  Looking for Fry and Line Cooks for the summer season.  Some housing available.  email

McAloons:  Dishwasher.  Immediately and through summer.  Some housing available.  email

McAloons:  Waitstaff.  email

New Shoreham Recreation Department:  Lifeguard.  Must have current Red Cross lifeguard certification.  Housing provided for this job.  (401) 466-3223 or

New Shoreham Recreation Department:  Rental Personnel.  Full or part time available.  No housing provided for this job.  Contact:  or  (401) 466-3223

Rhode Island Fast Ferry:  Captain, Marine engineer, Mates, Deckhands, Ticket agents.  Full and Part time jobs.  No housing provided.  Information at:

We will add jobs as we are notified of them.  Check back or email for the current list.