Jobs on Tybee Island – Spring 2020

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Job Openings on Tybee Island

Wouldn’t it be great to live and work in the Best Little Beach Town on the East Coast? With so many businesses gearing up for the season, Tybee Island is just teeming with employment opportunities. If you are looking for a job on Tybee Island, keep reading to see what jobs are available just for you!

Updated March 4, 2020

Restaurants / Service Industry 

A.J.’s Dockside: is looking for a couple of experienced cooks, dishwashers and prep.  Apply at A-J’s Dockside Restaurant this week.. 1315 Chatham Ave.

The Crab Shack: Join the Crab Shack Crew! Work & have fun “where the elite eat in their bare feet” Kitchen, Host, Servers, & Maintenance positions available. Part-time and full time available, Competitive Pay, Flexible scheduling, Employee discounts, Medical benefits available. Stop by the Crab Shack Gift Shack any day from 11am-7pm to pick up an application, or email to have one emailed to you. We e-verify: So please be sure that you have access to your unexpired passport or a valid photo ID & social security card when you apply

Salt Island Fish & Beer:  We are HIRING! Looking for awesome individuals with strong food and beverage knowledge to join our team this year. Please email resumes to or stop in and apply in person!

Ben & Jerry’s Tybee – At Ben & Jerry’s, We’re looking for people who love serving customers, have experience and who want to be part of a large restaurant franchise! Must be at least 16 years old. Must have reliable transportation. Must hold yourself and others to a high standard of cleanliness, safety, and attitude. Must be honest, energetic, friendly, and a good communicator. Job Types: Full-time, Part-time Salary: $8.00 /hour Additional Compensation: Store Discounts cash and credit card tips. Benefits: Flexible schedule and we offer Tybee parking passes for the year for long term employees. APPLY NOW

Tybean Art & Coffee: We are looking for full time and part-time barista, must have restaurant experience and can work weekends. Email Beth:

The Sand Bar: Now hiring Barbacks at The Sand Bar! Responsibilities include cooking, cleaning, stocking, and more. Hours are 6p-4am. Nights will vary. Competitive wages. And part of an awesome team! Stop by to apply.

Sundae Cafe, 80E, Cafe on 80: We are over fifteen years strong at Sundae Cafe, with team members that go “way back” to when we first opened our doors. Our down-home southern fusion dinners, signature cocktails, and fine wine have made us fortunate enough to be considered Tybee Island’s hidden gem. We are looking to bring someone into our Cafe Family who:

  • * is hard working
  • * has a positive attitude
  • * works as a team player
  • * adapts easily
  • * has dependable transportation
  • * is willing to learn

Experience is great, but not necessary. We also have open positions for dishwashers at Sundae Cafe and our sister restaurant 80 east Gastropub.

Please private message me (A.j. Baker), or text (912) 412-1217, or send an email of inquiry to, or stop by in person to the restaurant: 304 1st St. Tybee Island, GA (912) 786-7694

Fannies on the Beach: Hiring more Waitstaff/Servers & Cooks
Immediate positions for waitstaff/servers & cooks. We have a great staff but can always use more!
We are willing to train. AM and PM shifts. Full and Part time.
Fun oceanfront location! Great Tips! Top Pay with Experience! Open Everyday! Apply in person at 1613 Strand, Tybee Island, or reply to this ad with contact information and experience.

North Beach Bar & Grill is now hiring!  We have positions for dishwashers, line cooks, prep staff, and servers. Please apply in person Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays or Fridays. 33 Meddin Drive

Spanky’s Beachside: Hiring Line Cooks, Servers and Hosts. Please apply in person at 1605 Strand Ave, Tybee Island, GA 31328Lighthouse Pizza – accepting applications for all positions. Immediate openings for delivery drivers and cooks. Must have dependable transportation to Tybee. Apply in person at 1105 U.S. 80 or 15 Tybrisa St.Bernie’s Oyster House, Tybee — accepting applications for all positions. Immediate openings for cooks. Must have dependable transportation to Tybee. Apply in person at 13 Tybrisa St.Drift Tybee – Hiring, Please Apply in person between 9-3 Wed- Sun. 1315 Butler Ave, Tybee Island, GA 31328

Tybee Post Theater

Job Title: Artistic Director
The Tybee Post Theater is seeking an Artistic Director. The director is responsible for planning, booking, and programming for the theater. This person will negotiate performance contracts with artists/agents and coordinate the technical and hospitality requirements as well as oversee all technical staff, equipment, and target marketing events. The Artistic Director will work in close collaboration with the Managing Director. Managing Director and Artistic Director are jointly charged with enabling the Tybee Post Theater to realize its goals for artistic excellence, community service, financial stability, fundraising, and audience engagement.

The Artistic Director is a full-time exempt employee. Compensation will be competitive for organizations of the Post Theaters size. The Tybee Post Theater is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications should include a detailed cover letter, CV, and three references, emailed to Applications will be accepted 3/1/20 to 3/31/20.

Tybee Island Maritime Academy

  • Research Teacher
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Middle Grades Math Teacher
  • Early Childhood Teacher

TIMA is seeking to hire for the 20-21 school year. Interested candidates should be sure to send a resume to

Tybee Island Lighthouse

Part-Time Docent

Job Description Reports to: Director of Programming & Membership
Position: Seasonal Docent (Hourly, Part-time, Seasonal)
Schedule: Shifts vary. Required to work weekends. $10/hour This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in the museum, history, non-profit or education fields! You will have the chance to interpret the site of the oldest and tallest lighthouse in Georgia all while gaining invaluable customer service and administrative skills.

We have well over 100,000 visitors a year and you will be interacting with them every day you are at the light station and museum. • Excellent communication and customer service skills, especially speaking in front of groups • No prior knowledge is required, paid training is provided • Ability to learn and memorize scripted materials and historical details • Ability to work flexible shifts, including days, weekends, holidays & some evenings • Required to work in outdoor environmental conditions. Exposure to heat, high humidity, and occasionally adverse weather conditions. • More than 50% of the typical workday may be spent walking and standing • Approximately 25% of the typical workday may be spent climbing stairs • Conduct tours as well as a variety of other public education programs for school groups, motor coach groups, and current or upcoming events and programs • Ability to think on your feet and adapt to new environments and audiences • Assists with general clerical duties with professionalism and courtesy, to include answering the phone, distributing messages correctly, copying and faxing material as requested, mail distribution, and creating correspondence as directed • Flexible and committed to working as a team player • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds The mission of the Tybee Island Historical Society (TIHS) is to preserve, store, and exhibit artifacts, documents, photographs, and other documentary materials relevant to the cultural and natural heritage of Tybee Island and to preserve, develop and promote the historic resources of the island. Please send your resume to Nicole Thompson at No phone calls or drop-ins, please.

Hotels & Vacation Rental Companies

Oceanfront Cottage Rentals: Hiring Maintenance Tech. Please apply in person at 717 1st  Street/HWY 80 Tybee Island, GA 31328.

Tybee Vacation Rentals: Hiring housekeepers, inspectors, and guest service agents. Please follow link for more info: CLICHERE

Beachview Inn & Spa and Java & Juice: Now hiring part-time baristas (Coffeeshop help), AND housekeepers!!. Please call (912) 786-5500 or email

Hotel Tybee: Full-time and Part-time Housekeepers,  Customer Service-driven, Detail-oriented, Eager to learn. APPLY at the hotel’s registration office.

DeSoto Beach Hotel & Vacation Properties:  Housekeeping & front desk/relief auditor. Please apply in person at 212 Butler Ave, Tybee Island, GA 31328.

Sandcastle Inn: Hiring Maintenance Tech. Please apply in person. 1402 Butler Ave, Tybee Island, GA 31328

Shopping, Services and Tour Companies

Funky Fish Outdoors:Retail Sales AssociateFull-time211 Butler Ave, Tybee Island, Georgia 31328Apply NowFunky Fish Outdoors on Tybee Island is Now Hiring! We are looking for outgoing and dependable individuals to add to our team. If you have some retail experience that would be a plus. Scheduling includes full time and part-time positions. Days, nights, weekends and holidays. Our store is steadily busy during the summer months. You will be hands-on with most aspects of the business. Our store offers a pleasant atmosphere as a work environment and if you are interested in applying for immediate employment, please come down and fill out an application. We look forward to meeting you! Funky Fish Outdoors 211 Butler Ave Street Tybee Island, Ga 912)786-4704

Tybee Marine Science Center

Cashier/GreeterPart-time · $7.25 / hour1499 Strand Ave, Tybee Island, GA 31328, United StatesApply Now

Tybee Island Marine Science Center is accepting applications for a part-time Cashier/Greeter position in the Discovery Gift Shop. It’s a great job for someone who is retired and/or who is interested in working up to 20 hours a week, including weekends, at $7.25 an hour. Duties include greeting and welcoming the visitors, selling retail items and admission passes, and keeping the gift shop clean and organized. Must be at least 18 years old. You must email for an application or stop by the gift shop to pick one up. Facebook applications are not accepted.Booking AssistantPart-time · $9 / hourStrand Ave, Tybee Island, GA 31328, United StatesApply Now

Program Scheduling • Work with prospective group program participants by describing the center’s programs and guiding them toward the program that best fits their needs. Activities detailed in the Program Scheduling OP&P Handbook. • Work with prospective Walks, Talks & Treks participants by describing the center’s programs and guiding them toward the program that best fits their needs. Activities detailed in the Program Scheduling OP&P Handbook. • Work with prospective SeaCamp participants by describing the center’s programs and guiding them toward the program that best fits their needs. Activities detailed in the Program Scheduling OP&P Handbook. • Respond to initial volunteer interest and forward VIC and application to appropriate staff. • Respond to visitor questions concerning the center’s activities by phone, through Live Chat, and email. • Distribute rack cards, flyers, etc. as requested. Other Duties • Update monthly program activity in the Annual Data Collection. • Manage Survey Monkey, pull monthly report and review with the executive director. • Respond to TripAdvisor reviews. • Assist in the management of Turtle Trot registration, permitting, data, day of duties (shared) • Promo pack management • Pull monthly report on group program activity. And, of course, additional duties as required. Qualifications: • Excellent written and verbal skills. • Creative thinking and problem-solving skills. • Extremely organized. • Really like chatting up people on the telephone. • Familiar with Apple Mac IOS and very comfortable working with online services. The position is Monday through Friday 9:00 AM-1:00 PM but additional hours will be needed from time to time. Please email your resume, a list of three references, and a cover letter describing your experience and reliable transportation to FACEBOOK APPLICATIONS ARE NOT ACCEPTED. YOU MUST EMAIL YOUR RESUME, COVER LETTER, AND REFERENCES.

City of Tybee Jobs

Finance Director

Posted October 7, 2019 4:00 PM | Open Until Filled

The City of Tybee is conducting a search for a key member of its management team to serve as the Director of Finance. Description of Duties: Under the directions of… Full Description

Fire Chief

Posted February 3, 2020 5:00 PM | Closes March 20, 2020 5:00 PM

The City of Tybee Island is seeking a highly motivated, qualified professional with proven leadership, technical, and administrative skills to serve as the Tybee Island Fire… Full Description


Firefighter/First Responder – FT

Posted February 12, 2020 11:00 AM | Open Until Filled

The City of Tybee Island is seeking qualified applicants for a full time Firefighter/First Responder. Description of Duties: The City of Tybee Island firefighters… Full Description


Firefighter/First Responder – PT

Posted January 22, 2020 1:00 PM | Open Until Filled

The City of Tybee Island is seeking qualified applicants for a part time Firefighter/First Responder that will work selected day shifts Monday thru Sunday, from 9:00 am to… Full Description


Ocean Rescue Lifeguard – Seasonal

Posted December 19, 2019 10:00 AM | Open Until Filled

The City of Tybee Island is now accepting applications for Seasonal Ocean Rescue Lifeguards. Description of Duties: Guards a designated section of beach and… Full Description


Parking Services Enforcement

Posted February 11, 2020 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

The City of Tybee Island is now accepting applications for Seasonal Parking Enforcement position. Description of Duties: This position is responsible for… Full Description


Police Officer

Posted February 19, 2020 11:00 AM | Open Until Filled

The City of Tybee Island is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. This is a full-time entry-level position in the law enforcement field. All… Full Description

Public Works Laborer I

Posted January 10, 2020 4:00 PM | Open Until Filled

The City of Tybee Island is currently accepting applications for the position of Laborer for the Department of Public Works. Description of Duties: This position… Full Description


Utility Worker

Posted July 11, 2019 2:00 PM | Open Until Filled

The City of Tybee Island is now accepting applications for the position of Utility Worker for the Public Works and Water Sewer Departments. Description of Duties: … Full Description

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