Careers

Make Your Passion Your Career!

We are hiring! We’re looking for candidates to join the SWS Boat and Proshop Sales Team, and the Service Department!

Seattle Water Sports is a family where we push each other to achieve at high levels and support each other in times of need. We also know how important it is for our team to have time for their passions, from days on the water, to family time, to volunteering for the cause they believe in. We want to make SWS the very best place to work by creating a friendly and respectful work environment, focusing on sales while remembering to have fun, and providing the team with a professional path and ensuring that each employee can participate in the financial upside as the company is successful. This is both the right thing to do and best for business.

  • Work in a relaxed boating and water sports atmosphere.
  • SWS encourages employees to generate new ideas, strategies, and empowers the team through the implementation process.
  • Opportunities to take clients out on the water and enjoy the boating lifestyle.
  • Education opportunities to learn about boat brands and water sports gear.
  • Attend and work the Seattle Boat Show.
  • Discounts on Water Sports Gear.
  • Competitive Wages
  • Medical, Dental & Vacation Time Off for Full Time Employees.
  • We work closely with our part time employees to create a schedule that works for your school, family, or other work commitments.

Please contact Mark@seattlewatersports.com for more information and to schedule an interview.


Boat Sales Associate

Job Details: Full-time or Part-time
Location: 6820 NE 175th St, Kenmore, Washington 98028
Pay: $50-$100k per year, depending on experience. Base salary +commission
Benefits: Full time employees are eligible for Medical & Dental Insurance
Full time employees are eligible for vacation time

Boat Sales Associate Job Description: 

SWS is searching for a highly professional, personable, energetic and experienced person for our sales department. We seek team players driven to grow and develop lasting customer relationships. This position will assist prospects in identifying the right product to fit their needs.

Experience is a must, ideally at a boat dealership but open to RV and automobile also. Strong follow-up and problem-solving skills are necessary to provide the level of service required of a Seattle Water Sports sales associate.

If you know how to use your positive attitude and love of selling to close the deal, we want you to join our team.

  • Sales Experience a must
  • Love of Selling a must
  • Love of Boating a must

You must be able to type and spell, use modern technology with ease, promote yourself and Seattle Watersports using social media and our sales programs for your leads.

Schedule:

Monday to Friday
Weekend availability


Office and Service Department Administrator

Job Details: Full-time or Part-time
Location: 6820 NE 175th St, Kenmore, Washington 98028
Pay: $20-$30 per hour, depending on Experience
Benefits: Full time employees are eligible for Medical & Dental Insurance
Full time employees are eligible for vacation time

Office and Service Department Administrator Job Description: This is a customer service and office admin role for someone interested in working in a relaxed environment. Duties will include billing and receiving, writing work orders, shipping, and checking in customers for service appointments. In this role, you will work with the service department to execute work orders. We are looking for someone with office and billing experience. Must be detail orientated. All employees must be on time.  Applicants do not necessarily need watersports and boating experience. Bookkeeping and payables/receivables experience is a bonus!

Schedule:

Monday to Friday
Saturday availability


Boat Detailer

Job Details: Full-time or Part-time
Location: 6820 NE 175th St, Kenmore, Washington 98028
Pay: $18 – $25 per hour depending on experience
Benefits: Full time employees are eligible for Medical & Dental Insurance
Full time employees are eligible for vacation time

Boat Detailer Job Description: 

We are looking for a hard-working and motivated individual to join our detailing team to clean, buff, wax, and polish the interiors and exteriors of our customers’ beautiful boats! This is a wonderful opportunity to join a fun team and a great work environment. An ideal employee will have a can-do attitude and be able to be on their feet all day. Duties will involve climbing, reaching overhead, lifting up to 50lbs, kneeling and bending. Applicants should be in good physical condition and be able to be thorough and efficient simultaneously. In this position you must consider yourself a professional; show up on time and represent yourself and Seattle Water Sports well.


Proshop Sales Consultant

Job Details: Full-time or Part-time
Location: 6820 NE 175th St, Kenmore, Washington 98028
Pay: $18-$25 per hour depending on experience.
Benefits: Full time employees are eligible for Medical & Dental Insurance
Full time employees are eligible for vacation time

Proshop Sales Consultant Job Description: In the Proshop you will be responsible for obtaining deep product knowledge about wakeboarding, waterskiing, wake surfing and the boating accessory inventory. You will also be working with customers, answering phones, responding to emails, updating the SWS Proshop website, and running the cashier position. Professional communication, customer service skills and confidence in cash handling are a must. At Seattle Water Sports we work with QuickBooks, Excel and Google often or daily, having some knowledge of these programs would be very helpful. Keeping the showroom clean and tidy is important as well.

The Proshop Sales Consultant should begin the day by taking a walk around the showroom, making sure the products are in order, and each area is clean. Being confident and honest will take you far in this position. It is okay to tell customers you are still learning and need to look up information.

The leadership team at SWS really values employees who are proactive. If you have an idea to expand sales, we want to hear it! We all work together as a team to make the environment and Seattle Water Sports welcoming and fun. SWS is seeking employees that are self starting, innovative, and ask questions.

All employees must be on time.  Applicants should have some watersports and boating experience.


Service Technician

Job Details: Full-time or Part-time
Location: 6820 NE 175th St, Kenmore, Washington 98028
Pay: $18-$30 per hour depending on experience.
Benefits: Full time employees are eligible for Medical & Dental Insurance
Full time employees are eligible for vacation time

Service Technician Job Description: 
• Become knowledgeable of all our product lines, new and used
• Work side by side with a Senior Technician to learn processes and procedures
• Maintain neat and clean facilities and equipment
• Effectively and efficiently implement work procedures
• Work in unison with the Service manager, Service Consultant and the Parts Department
• Document all customer repair needs on work orders with the guidance of the Senior Tech

Requirements
• Have basic computer skills
• Be able to take direction well
• Have the ability to effectively multitask
• Be self-motivated, well organized and maintain a high attention to detail
• Ability to work well alone or with a team
• Good work ethic with ability to take direction, learn, and deliver excellent results


Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: Our Commitments

Seattle Water Sports is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit and business needs, and not on the basis of race, color, religion, citizenship, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, veteran status, family care status, sex (which includes sexual harassment, gender harassment and harassment based on, pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions) or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.