Seattle Yachts International is growing with opportunities for high-performing sales professionals, service technicians, administrative personnel, and other open positions.
SALES & SUPPORT STAFF OPENINGS
Seattle Yachts International is a continually growing company. Not only do we sell new and used boats, but we also have our own service department in Anacortes, WA, as well as own, Northern Marine, Northwest Yachts, Alaskan Yachts, Tartan Yachts, Legacy boats, SeaPiper and Bullfrog Boats. Our sales team, including our support staff, are high performing and some of the most knowledgeable professionals in the marine industry.
We are currently seeking full-time seasoned Yacht Brokers to join our growing company in all our locations throughout the U.S. and Canada. Seattle Yachts has offices in Washington, California, Florida, Maryland, Canada & the Philippines, and continues to expand, giving the right salespeople an exceptionally large inventory of both new and brokerage boats to obtain sales. Seattle Yachts offers a tiered commissioning schedule that is rewarding for hard working brokers, and a large sales support staff giving.
The successful candidates will be individuals who exceeds industry standards of skill, competence, and character in service to their clients. This candidate will understand the value of working on a unified sales team, who has attained, and maintained, their credentials as a Certified Professional Yacht Broker (CPYB) and adheres to their code of ethics. (CPYB) encouraged, but not mandatory.
Seattle Yachts Locations:
Canada: British Columbia
California: Los Angeles, San Francisco Bay, San Diego
Florida: Fort Lauderdale
Washington: Seattle and Anacortes
Our expanding company is looking for another great person to join our team. If you are that individual, you would oversee the administrative operations at our Seattle Sales office.
Answers calls and direct to appropriate office/broker.
Receive clients in the sales office during office business hours.
Manage sales office: cleaning, ordering supplies, sorting mail
Assist Yacht Brokers with miscellaneous tasks
Create and post the monthly rotation schedule for the brokers.
Work with incoming email leads and assign appropriately.
Input leads into Copper
Organize and manage local boat shows and events.
Build alliances and partnerships with other organizations.
Other Duties as assigned.
Attention to detail and problem-solving skills
Strong organizational and planning skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Proficient in MS Office
Experience with Google Suites
Self-starter that is comfortable working with a team and independently.
Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
Prolonged periods of standing at trade shows.
Must be able to lift 15 pounds at times.
Must be able to walk the docks and climb on and around boats in inventory.
Full-time: 40 hours
Starting wage DOE
Health insurance for employees that work 32 hours+ per week includes:
Combined Medical & Vision & Life for employee covered at 100% by Seattle Yachts.
Dental is paid 50% at employee's expense
Medical & Vision, and/or Dental is available for dependents at the employee's expense.
Sick Time accrues at 1 hour per 40 hours worked
PTO Accrued at 1 week per year for your first year, 2 weeks at your second year, 3 weeks at your third+
Paid Holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day after
Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
SERVICE DEPARTMENT OPENINGS
The Seattle Yachts' Service department, located in Anacortes, Washington, is looking for experienced, hard-working people to join our team.
Below is a list of our current openings in Anacortes for immediate hire. Full-time, year-round employees will receive the following benefits: One week of PTO your first year, refreshed on your anniversary, health insurance after 30 days, sick time, 401k and 8 Paid Holidays per year! Our Service Yard workday hours are Monday through Friday, 8am-4:30pm, unless otherwise noted.
As a member of the Mechanic department, you are responsible for inspecting, maintaining, and repairing boats of all kinds. Service and repair electrical and mechanical equipment on marine vessels. The role is to repair and maintain marine engines, restore motorized and electrical equipment on boat engines, winterize boats, determine problems with a vessel, and conduct general routine maintenance of vessels.
Diagnose and troubleshoot problems with engines and equipment.
Repair and maintenance of shipboard systems.
Document repairs, modifications, and inspections.
Repair and maintain yard equipment.
As a member of our Electronics Department, you are responsible for installing, adjusting, and maintaining electronics communication equipment, including sound, sonar, security, navigation, and surveillance systems on boats of all kinds.
Diagnose and troubleshoot problems with electrical equipment.
Repair and maintenance of shipboard systems.
Document repairs, modifications and inspections.
Repair and maintain yard equipment.
As a member of our Fiberglass department, you must have a strong knowledge of mold making, lamination, lay-up, one - off parts manufacturing and general fiberglass repairs. Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to, repairing fiberglass cosmetic blemishes and major damages. In addition, taking responsibility, maintaining flexibility and safely performing multiple duties and tasks under stressful, potentially hazardous and fast-paced conditions while contributing to the success of the organization as a high-performing team member are all requirements to satisfactory meet your job expectations.
Identify defects such as: cracks, blisters, stress fractures and cosmetic flaws.
Estimate repair times, plan for materials, coordinate jobs with management
Grind out defective areas, smooth rough edges/areas by using appropriate power or hand-tools.
Prep fiberglass, resins, and damaged areas for repair.
Shape and smooth edges to match contour properly.
Mix Gel coat catalyst and spray or brush repaired surfaces; match colors.
Buff and polish repaired surfaces.
As a Member of our Paint Department, you'll work with painting equipment used in coating applications. Taking responsibility, maintaining flexibility and safely performing multiple duties and tasks under stressful or hazardous conditions will lead you to success in our fast-paced environment.
Work with painting equipment.
Use coating applications.
Taking responsibility, maintaining flexibility and safely performing multiple duties.
Performing tasks under stressful or hazardous conditions will lead you to success in our fast-paced environment.
Service writers ensure that a customer's needs are being fulfilled. Service writers possess product knowledge and bring efficiency to the relationship between a customer and the business. Working as a liaison for the business, an effective service writer brings competence to a customer's experience by coordinating the transaction.
Job duties for a service writer revolve around the needs of the customer. They develop relationships with customers through successful management of product or service delivery. Their duties can include tracking repairs and their causes, scheduling technicians and processing warranties. Customer profile information is stored in a computer system, which the service writer is responsible for maintaining.
Additional duties of a service writer involve developing cost estimates. When a customer requests a repair, the service writer works with the appropriate department(s) to determine how much time should be allocated to make the repair and schedule the appropriate technician for the job based on the customer and their repair needs. This information is conveyed to both the customer and the employer of the service writer in a timely fashion.
Florida Yacht Broker
"I appreciate the opportunity to work for Seattle Yachts because of the quality boat brands they represent and build. Walking around in a Seattle Yachts shirt is a powerful feeling when you have a global reach. If my prospect is looking for new, used, power or sail - Seattle Yachts has something for everyone. Since the Seattle Yachts team is connected from coast to coast, I can feel comfortable reaching out when I have a question or need information. I am very proud to be a member of the Seattle Yachts east coast team."
PNW Regional Sales Manager
"I found joining Seattle Yachts to be very seamless. It's a team of true professionals.
What sets Seattle Yachts apart is a strong team with nationwide access to brokers and listings.
The systems and infrastructure are in place to back up the broker so they can focus on the deal at hand.
Seattle Yachts is very strong financially and positioned for growth."
Financial Accounting & Reporting Manager
"New to Marine sales, service & manufacturing, I quickly learned three things about working with Seattle Yachts: Our business is fun, this is the type of company where you can find a warm "hello" & helping hand around almost any corner, and we are going places! Seriously! The passion our team and leadership have for our industry & what we do within each area of the business is seen daily, and it's contagious! I think this is a result of conscious & intentional hiring, making sure that people are truly happy with what they are doing and having the right people in the right places. "
Contact Seattle Yachts
We look forward to hearing from you and your interest in joining the Seattle Yachts International team!