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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Host/Reservationist

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Birch & Barley Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Waiter/Server, [Media] Anchor/Announcer/Host
Job Description: Birch & Barley part of the Neighborhood Restaurant Group - is seeking lead hosts!We are looking for a candidate with the following qualifications:A natural ability to Wow guestsKnowledge of Open Table & Adobe IllustratorSolid experience coordinating

Front Desk Receptionist - Part-Time/NW Washington DC

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Polinger Industry Name: [Administrative/Clerical] Receptionist/Telephone Operator
Job Description: 4000 Massachusetts Avenue Apartments Front Desk Receptionist-Part-Time/NW Washington DC High-rise needs a Front Desk Receptionist, during the following times: Friday and Saturdays from 11:00 p.m. to 7:00 am. We are looking for a personable individual

NOW HIRING! - Matchbox Cap Hill - to-go specialist

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Matchbox Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Bartender, [Government] Community And Social Services
Job Description: Description. The to-go specialists role is to provide exemplary service for our guests in accordance with Matchbox quality control and service standards.

Host / Hostess

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Entertainment Cruises - Washington, D.C. Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Waiter/Server, [Media] Anchor/Announcer/Host
Job Description: Host/Floor Captain Department: Food & Beverage FLSA status: Non-exempt Reports to: Restaurant Manager/ Supervisor on duty Inspired by our commitment to excellence, the service team at our Company* creates unforgettable memories for our guests. The

Administrative Assistant

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Impact Communication Industry Name: [Administrative/Clerical] Administrative Support - General
Job Description: Impact Communications, Inc.is seeking a part-time ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT who will: maintain the general office functions . provide assistance to senior staff including calendar management and travel arrangements. maintain the company database

Sales Associate Part-Time Job

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: DSW, INC. Industry Name: [Sales] Cashier/Counter Person
Job Description: Req #: 77941 Location Name: Friendship Center, Washington Department: Stores At DSW, we believe in the power of shoes. We understand shoes bring out something great from within, and since 1991 we've been helping everyone feel the rush of finding that

Maintenance Technician

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: CBRE Industry Name: [Facility Maintenance] Grounds Maintenance, [Manufacturing] Machine Repair And Maintenance, [Automotive] Automotive Mechanic/Technician
Job Description: Performs general preventive maintenance and corrective repair of buildings, industrial systems, equipment and grounds. Working under close supervision, assists in monitoring building system operations and performance.

Server- Sunrise Senior Living

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Sunrise Senior Living Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Cook/Chef - Personal/Private, [Caregiving/Babysitting] Senior Care
Job Description: Overview "It makes me feel good knowing that we make the residents lives better. We laugh with them, cry with them, sing and dance with them we brighten their day.

FRONT END DEPARTMENT

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Safeway Industry Name: [Accounting] Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable/Bookkeeping, [Retail] Customer Service/Sales, [Hospitality - Food Services] General Operations Manager - Food Services
Job Description: In our Front End Department, your potential to thrive is at your fingertips. As the face of the Company and whether ringing up orders, problem solving or bagging groceries you have an opportunity to interact and leave a lasting impression with our

Part-time Administrative Assistant- Stevens Initiative

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Aspen Institute Industry Name: [Administrative/Clerical] Administrative Support - General
Job Description: The Aspen Institute The Stevens Initiative The Stevens Initiative is an international effort to build global competence for young people in the United States and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) by growing and enhancing the field of virtual

Part-Time Night Porter

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: American Enterprise Institute Industry Name: [Facility Maintenance] Director/Property Manager, [Caregiving/Babysitting] Babysitter/Child Caregiver, [Bilingual/Interpretation/Translation] All
Job Description: The American Enterprise Institute seeks a night porter to join the facility management team in maintaining the AEI property and ensuring the successful completion of facility needs. Primary of the include maintaining the cleanliness of public areas

Runners & Bussers

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Birch & Barley / ChurchKey Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Busser
Job Description: Full and Part-Time Positions AvailableChurchKey - part of Neighborhood Restaurant Group - is seeking Runners and Bussers to join our team!Requirements:Excellent customer service skills and ability to understand and respond to individual guests needs

Quick Serve Pizza Chef at Union Pie at The Wharf DC

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Union Pie Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Chef - Commercial Kitchen
Job Description: Union Pie's fresh new waterfront location at The Wharf in Washington, DC is looking for qualified and dedicated pizza chefs. Union Pie offers quick-serve "Jersey-Style Bar Pie" pizza with an authentic, Italian touch.

Lead Host

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: The Partisan Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Waiter/Server, [Media] Anchor/Announcer/Host
Job Description: Full Time and Part Time Positions Available The Partisan -- a full-blown bar and restaurant joined at the hip with Red Apron Butcher, serves as a veritable playground for Executive Chef and Butcher Nathan Anda to capitalize and expand on all the good

Full Time Line Cook

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Boundary Stone Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Cook - Commercial Kitchen
Job Description: Boundary Stone is looking for an experienced, dependable line cook for the busy weekends and week nights. If you like working in a fast paced environment and consider yourself to be strong on the line, we want to hear from you!

Part-time Dining Room Busser

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Cosmos Club Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Busser
Job Description: JOB DESCRIPTION. The Cosmos Club, founded in 1878, is a private social club for men and women distinguished in science, literature and the arts or public service.

Host / Hostess

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: The Dabney Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Waiter/Server, [Media] Anchor/Announcer/Host
Job Description: Recognized by Michelin Guide, Food & Wine, Bon Appetit, and the James Beard Foundation, The Dabney, is looking to add a Host to its growing family. include: -- An enthusiasm for hospitality and desire to please -- A positive attitude towards fellow

Data Entry Specialist

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: CornerStone Staffing Industry Name: [Administrative/Clerical] Data Entry/Typist/Word Processor
Job Description: Part-time / REMOTE Data Entry and Validation Specialist need in the DC Metro area / 20+ hours per week. **This can/will be remote for the right fit**.

Receptionist

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Inner City Family Services Industry Name: [Administrative/Clerical] Receptionist/Telephone Operator
Job Description: What We Do. We aspire to be a behavioral, health and community development leader recognized for innovative and quality in counseling and community building, national standing in research, and commitment to strategic collaboration and service in

Am Line Cook

Location: Washington,DC Company Name: Iron Gate Restaurant Industry Name: [Hospitality - Food Services] Cook - Commercial Kitchen
Job Description: We are currently looking for a part time am LIne Cook. Idealy you would work from 10am-2:30pm Tuesday through Sunday but days could be negociated.