Employer Profile

Bellingham Cold Storage

What makes us unique

BCS team members are encouraged to learn and grow in their careers. There are opportunities for continuing education, peer mentorship and even leadership roles for those with a strong work ethic and a passion for the industry.

Since 1946, BCS has been a professional, innovative and sophisticated company whose work culture emphasizes teamwork and customer service.

This large Whatcom County employer, with an annual base of 150+ employees, also sees employment increase seasonally (June through December) as we deliver services to local food producers during peak harvest seasons.

We offer generous benefits including a free medical clinic for employees and their families who are on our medical benefits plan.

Number of employees
150+
Minimum age at hire
18
Date established
1946
Shift flexibility
No
Drug free workplace
Yes
Union
Yes

BCS is an industry-leading cold chain logistics company based in Bellingham, WA.  What is cold chain logistics? We store food – berries, fish, vegetables – for our customers in our warehouse-size cold rooms and freezers.  We own and manage an inland warehouse and the largest portside cold storage center on the West Coast.

Employees who embrace our core values of teamwork, integrity, quality, accountability and attitude can go far in their career at BCS.
Barbara Jenks, vice president of administration/human resources