Employment Opportunities



At Waimea Valley, Hi'ipaka LLC staff is 'ohana. 

As stewards and staff of this sacred Valley, we strive in our daily responsibilities to Waimea and its host culture to celebrate and share a vibrant and living Hawaiian culture with the world. 


If you would like to be considered for this position, please email your resume to coshiro@waimeavalley.net or fax it to 

(808) 638-7776. 

Hi`ipaka LLC offers excellent benefits - medical, dental, and vision coverage; 401K, etc.  

A pre-employment drug screening and background check will be required. We are an equal opportunity employer.



You can email employee applications here or send them to:

Hi'ipaka LLC, Waimea Valley

Employment Application

59-864 Kamehameha Highway

Haleiwa, HI 96712

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION.pdf


EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION_FILLABLE.pdf



BOTANICAL GARDENER 

Hi`ipaka LLC, Waimea Valley on the North Shore of Oahu is seeking a full-time Botanical Gardener to work on the botanical collection and grounds of Waimea Valley. The Gardener's primary objective is to preserve, enhance, cultivate and care for plants in the botanical collections.

Waimea Valley is a seven-day-a-week operation and weekend work is required.

Qualifications:
• Must have knowledge of gardening practices.
• Must be people-oriented and able to work well with others.
• Must have good oral communication skills.
• Must have the ability to read and understand chemical labels and SDS sheets.
• Must be familiar with gardening tools and equipment used to cultivate and care for the botanical collections.

Training and Experience
• High school diploma or GED preferred.
• Experience in gardening.
• Driver's License required.

If you would like to be considered for this position, please send your resume or our employment application to coshiro@waimeavalley.net or fax to 808 638-7776.

Hi`ipaka LLC offers a competitive salary and has excellent benefits- medical; dental, vision, etc.; company match 401K program and life insurance. A pre-employment drug screening and background check will be required. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Recruitment until position filled.


CULTURAL SPECIALIST EDUCATOR 

 Hi`ipaka LLC, Waimea Valley on the North Shore of Oahu is seeking a Cultural Specialist/Educator. Under the direction of the Cultural Programs Manager, this person will provide an engaging cultural experience for our guests through activities that include but are not limited to, leading walking tours, demonstrating various cultural practices, and interpreting both cultural and botanical exhibits. This person will also teach school groups in an outdoor setting, using our existing educational curricula. Student ages range from early learners to college, and beyond.


Position Requirements:
1. Must be knowledgeable about one or more specific Hawaiian cultural practices and skilled in the performance of such practices.
2. Must be familiar with Hawaiian history and culture, including Waimea Valley's heritage. Must be familiar with major Hawaiian cultural issues.
3. Must be people-oriented and able to work well with others.
4. Must be organized and a self-starter.
5. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills.
6. Must have planning and time management skills necessary to assist or develop programs.
7. Must be familiar with Microsoft computer programs, including Word and Excel.
8. Must project a professional demeanor and be skilled in relating with people from different communities.

Educational Requirements:
A high school diploma is required. A degree (associates or four years) in Hawaiian Studies or a related field is highly desirable. At least 2 years of relevant community or Hawaiian agency experience is also desired.

Hi`ipaka LLC offers a competitive salary and has excellent benefits- medical, dental, vision, company-matched 401K program, and life insurance.
This is a full-time position and regular attendance on a daily basis is required. Waimea Valley is a seven-day-a-week operation and some weekend work is required.

If you would like to be considered for this position, please email your application and resume to coshiro@waimeavalley.net

A pre-employment drug screening and background check will be required. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Recruitment until position filled.


RETAIL SALES ASSOCIATE FULL TIME

compensation: based on experience
employment type: full-time
non-profit organization

FULL-TIME RETAIL SALES ASSOCIATE

Hi`ipaka LLC - Waimea Valley on Oahu's North Shore is seeking a FULL-TIME Sales Associate to join our team at the Kuono Wai Wai Gift Shop located in Waimea Valley. The ideal candidate must be friendly, enthusiastic, and highly motivated. This person must have previous retail experience and must be able to demonstrate service excellence with fellow associates and customers. Regular attendance on a scheduled daily basis is required for this position. Weekend and early evening work is required.

Hi`ipaka LLC offers excellent benefits - medical, dental, and vision coverage; 401K, etc. This is a full-time position.

Positive and meaningful visitor experience and service are core values in the management and stewardship of Waimea Valley. It is highly encouraged that staff possesses cultural knowledge and practice to facilitate this mission with hospitality, sincerity, and aloha.

Please fax your resume or our application to 637-7776 or email to coshiro@waimeavalley.net

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