Current Openings

Thank you for your interest in working with us! WAHA is currently hiring – please see below for more information. Additionally, we always have volunteer opportunities; look at our Volunteer page for more information.

We are a group of diverse professionals committed to improving the health care system in our community. Working with WAHA means you are part of the solution — connecting people to health care and facilitating the transformation of the current system into one that improves health, reduces cost and improves the experience of care.

WAHA is an equal opportunity employer.

Position Announcement: Executive Assistant

The Whatcom Alliance for Health Advancement (WAHA) seeks an Executive Assistant who will provide administrative support to the Executive Director.

The Executive Assistant reports to the Executive Director and may be directed to support other staff as needed. The ideal applicant will work well in a team and be experienced in executive project and program support, scheduling, meeting and event coordination. The ideal candidate will have experience working with a wide range of people, value diversity, and work well with high ranking community partners.

Candidates must have excellent organizational and communication skills and be adept at working independently with competing demands and priorities. The preferred candidate will also have light bookkeeping experience and experience using Quickbooks. General duties may include, but are not limited to: scheduling meetings and events; providing meeting support such as research, preparing materials, taking minutes and arranging for facilities and refreshments; assisting clients and visitors; office and volunteer coordination; data entry; and telephone and public reception.

WAHA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of the Whatcom Alliance for Healthcare Access not to discriminate against any person with regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or physical or mental disability.

This is a 20 hour per week, part-time (.5 FTE) position. Click here to review the position description. This position is open until filled.

For full consideration, please mail resume with cover letter addressing qualifications to Carol Gipson, Executive Director, WAHA / 800 E. Chestnut, Lower Level Suite 2 / Bellingham, WA 98225 or submit by email to cagipson@hinet.org.