Job Opportunities for Clients
Our Clients—Columbia Industries operates with courage, integrity and character to support persons with disabilities and life barriers.
A client is a person with “unique abilities” learning valuable work skills.
Columbia Industries receives referrals from the Division of Development Disabilities (DDD) for our on-site client positions. Clients at Columbia Industries receive training in various industry sectors. Examples of training includes small assembly/production work, janitorial and grounds maintenance, and retail sales/stocking. Client applications are available at our Administration office for temporary, short-term positions that may come about due to a special project. An applicant pool is kept for people not eligible for DDD services.
Off-Site, Positions in the Community
The Department of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) refers individuals for our job placement and community based assessment services. For information regarding DVR services please click on the DVR link above.
DVR wishes to thank Columbia Industries for their high quality and innovative services. We value their partnership as we continue to work together to help people with disabilities enrich their lives through employment. You can find more about DVR at www.dshs.wa.gov/dvr.
Teachers wanting to refer students for program services, please click here for the SPI Referral Form.
Job Opportunities for Staff
CI Community Center Coordinator
The CI Community Center Coordinator works under the direction of the CI Community Center Manager in assisting with oversite, case management and leading activities for the center. This exciting career opportunity is for an individual that enjoys working with persons with disabilities.
Under the direction of the Client Services Director, Columbia Industries is looking for an enthusiastic video production part-time employee to join our nonprofit client services team. The main focus of this position will be creating video resumes, vignettes, success stories and educational videos for the population we serve. The individual will be involved in all aspects of video production including: production set-up, camera work, editing, and content distribution.
CI Information Management Customer Service Representative
Under the direction of the CI Information Management Shred Division Manager, processes operational data and provides reports. Performs some accounts receivables for business customers; facilitates operation of the shred drop off including receiving, unloading, securing, weighing and destroying customer’s confidential information.