New Unit Onboarding Position

Posted March 2022


The Mount Baker Council (BSA), headquartered in Everett, Washington and serving the counties of Snohomish, Skagit, Whatcom, Island and San Juan is seeking an Onboarding Specialist (part-time).   The Council is looking for a staff member to assist in our initiative for new unit development. The Onboarding Specialist will guide new Scouting units (Cub Scouting, Scouts BSA, and Venturing) through the steps of new unit organization. Through this process, they will assist new chartering organizations in the identification of adult volunteers for new Scouting, assist the new adult volunteers with program planning, budgeting and scheduling, guide the new adult volunteers through BSA and Council resources to be trained, and guide the new adult leaders through the start-up of the new unit’s programming to ensure the program is launched and the new unit is chartered. 

The specialists will report to the Unit Serving Executives.  This position includes no benefits. The position is hourly, non-exempt, up to 20 hours per week, 50 weeks per year with starting pay at $17.50/hr.

Candidates must have knowledge of the Scouting programs with an understanding of unit organization. Interested applicants should send their interest, preferably with a resumé, to kevin.nichols@scouting.org