Employment at The Elliott Bay Book Company


Thank you for your interest in Elliott Bay Book Company as a possible place of employment! Because any employment decision is a very important one, we'd like to give you some basic information about working here that may influence your decision before applying. The Elliott Bay Book Company hires full-time ONLY and needs employees who are able to work evenings and weekends.
Benefits include:
- Health and dental insurance
- Sick and vacation time
- Discounts on merchandise
- Transit passes
- 401(k) plan

We cross-train our staff in order for each staff member to become knowledgeable about the operations of our store and to ensure that we have complete and full customer service. The work is customer-oriented, very detailed, and sometimes physically demanding. Most of us spend long hours on our feet. Dust and printer's ink are part of our daily environment. The application is only the first step in our hiring process. When we have an opening, we use the application as the first part of the screening process and call applicants for interviews  based on the information they have provided. All applications should be handwritten and presented in person. If you have further inquiries, please feel free to call or drop in. Applications are available IN-STORE ONLY.