Jobs For Teens in District of Columbia

Washington DC offers all sorts of things for teenagers to experience. Teens who live in the area can visit various government buildings, tour the Supreme Court, and take a look at the National Archives. There are a significant number of museums available to explore in the area, as well as memorials. Teens that enjoy sports may want to check out the Washington Nationals and those who are interested can watch money get made at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. For those teenagers who are interested in earning their own money, the 6.1% unemployment rate in the area should not keep them from doing so.


If you're under 16 years of age, there are specific labor laws in District of Columbia that don't allow you to work for traditional employers.  Of course, if you're 14 or 15 years old you can get a work permit in District of Columbia, but otherwise there isn't too much information on this page that will help you.  With that being said, if you're under 16 years of age and don't have a work permit, please select the appropriate age below to find jobs that suit your age group.

If you're under 16 years old, your job options are different. Please select your age below:
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NOW HIRING! Matchbox Cap Hill - HOSTS

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Matchbox Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Waiter/Server
Job Description: The Hosts role is to warmly greet, seat and assist guests in accordance with matchbox quality standards and appropriately manage guest flow. The Host is a hospitality professional who is warm, genuine, and engaging, as well as efficient and...

Prep Cook | Line Cook | Kitchen | BOH

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: sweetgreen Penn Quarter Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Cook - Commercial Kitchen
Job Description: Position OverviewOur Kitchen Team Member position is similar to a Prep Cook role! You will be an ambassador of the sweetlife and sweetgreen's core values. You will be an integral part of the guest experience, through the...

Host

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: The Sovereign Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Waiter/Server, [Media] Anchor/Announcer/Host
Job Description: We are looking for professional service staff to deliver our home-grown style of hospitality. If you are a hospitality professional that possesses the following traits, we want to meet you:- Previous experience in casual to fine-dining settings-...

Servers and Bartenders

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: The Partisan Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Bartender
Job Description: Looking for passionate teammates!The Partisan, a full-blown bar and restaurant joined at the hip with Red Apron, our butcher shop on D Street in Penn Quarter, serves as a veritable playground for Executive Chef...

Part-Time Office Assistant- $15/hr-$17/hr - Washington, DC

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Beacon Hill Staffing Group, LLC Industry Name: [Administrative/Clerical] Administrative Support - General
Job Description: Our client, a public affairs firm in Washington, DC, is seeking a temporary part-time Office Assistant in their busy office!About You:A high school diploma is required.2+ years of professional office experience...

Pest Control Technician

Location: Washington Navy Yard,DC Company Name: EJ's Pest Control Industry Name: [Facility Maintenance] Pest Control
Job Description: Looking for trained technician for a small pest control company in Washington DC area. Must have a driver's license, must have clean background check, and must be able to pass a drug test.Job...

Line Cook

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: 1310 Kitchen & Bar Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Cook - Commercial Kitchen
Job Description: We are currently looking for a line cook to work hot station including saute, grill & fryer. Previous hot line experience, punctuallity, positive attitude, and team player attitude is a must. Hours / Days needed are Friday &...

Service Bartender

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: capitol hill club Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Bartender
Job Description: Service Bartender THIS IS A SERVICE BARTENDER POSITION - NON-TIPPED POSITION The Capitol Hill Club is a premier political social club hosting some of the nation s most influential people, such as Presidents, Vice Presidents, GOP, Members...

Room Service Attendant

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Blue Duck Tavern Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Chef - Commercial Kitchen, [Hospitality - Lodging/Resort/Travel] Housekeeper
Job Description: At Hyatt, we believe our guests select Hyatt because of our caring and attentive associates who are focused on providing efficient service and meaningful experiences. In-Room Dining Servers are responsible for presenting guest food and...

Receiver - Pier Utility Attendant

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Entertainment Cruises - Washington, D.C. Industry Name: [Warehousing/Logistics] Warehouse/Logistics Management
Job Description: Job Summary: Inspired by our commitment to excellence, the service team at our Company* creates unforgettable memories for our guests. The successful receiver will successfully maintain all equipment and...

Runner

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: ABC Pony Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Busser
Job Description: ABC Pony is an all-day eatery with late 80s and 90s pop culture-inspired atmosphere and decor. The menu explores the intersectionality between Italian and Asian cuisines. Foreign National is currently recruiting a reliable and efficient...

HR & Office Administrator

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: The Arab Gulf States Ins in Washing Industry Name: [Administrative/Clerical] Administrative Support - General
Job Description: Job DescriptionAbout AGSIWThe Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington (AGSIW), launched in 2015, is an independent, nonprofit institution dedicated to providing expert research and analysis of the social,...

Amazon Warehouse Worker

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Amazon Industry Name: [Warehousing/Logistics] Warehouse/Logistics Operations
Job Description: Warehouse Team Member (Seasonal, Part-Time, Flexible Hours)Shifts:Over-night, Early Morning, Day, Evening, WeekendLocationGary and Schererville, IndianaJob opportunities vary by location. We update postings...

Amazon Warehouse Worker

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Amazon Industry Name: [Warehousing/Logistics] Warehouse/Logistics Operations
Job Description: Warehouse Team Member (Seasonal, Part-Time, Flexible Hours)Shifts:Over-night, Early Morning, Day, Evening, WeekendLocationGary and Schererville, IndianaJob opportunities vary by location. We update postings...

Overnight Resident Services Representative (The Collective)

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: WC Smith Industry Name: [Customer Service/Call Center] Call Center/Customer Service Representative
Job Description: Job Description Resident Services Representative Overnight Shift Part-Time, 16-24 hours per week (5pm to 1:30 am)WC Smith has an exciting part-time opportunity for a...

Work at Home Customer Service

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: USASJ Industry Name: [Telecommuting/Work-At-Home] All, [Customer Service/Call Center] Call Center/Customer Service Representative, [Retail] Customer Service/Sales
Job Description: Earn at Home by Taking Surveys - Customer Service Rep - Data Entry - Work at Home & Part Time We are looking for people nationwide to participate in surveys - Apply ASAP! We offer you the...

Host / Hostess

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Prather's on the Alley, Washington DC Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Waiter/Server, [Media] Anchor/Announcer/Host
Job Description: We're seeking a friendly and professional host with at least 1 year of experience. Applicants must possess the following traits:Warm and friendly dispositionAbility to communicate clearly, positively and...

Bartender

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: 1310 Kitchen & Bar Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Bartender
Job Description: BartenderLooking for a part time bartender to work Tuesday nights, Saturday nights & Sundays from 9am-3pm. Prior bartending, serving experience and TIPs certification in required. Please email or call to set up an interviewbartender, restaurant...

Part-time Executive Assistant to CEO

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Karl Scarlett Industry Name: [Administrative/Clerical] Executive Secretary
Job Description: Job Description Seeking an eager assistant to help the CEO of a fast-growing start-up with the various responsibilities and complexities that come with that. The start-up company was just recognized as one of DC's 50...

"Clerical II within the Intelligence Contracts Administration Unit"

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: FSA Industry Name: [Administrative/Clerical] Administrative Support - General
Job Description: Focused on delivering unsurpassed services in support of law enforcement and homeland security, FSA, a rapidly growing joint venture owned by trusted solutions providers SAIC and AECOM, has an anticipated vacancy for a part-time Clerical II. In this...