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Traverse City, MI

Forklift Operator/Porter

Overview

Action Water Sports is looking to fill the position of Forklift Operator at our award-winning Traverse City location. Our Traverse City location services the West Michigan boating community and carry premier brands such as MasterCraft Boats, Barletta Pontoons, and Cobalt Boats. This is your chance to live out your water sports and boating passion every day!

AWS is one of the highest regarded dealerships in the country. We are the number one dealer in the United States for MasterCraft, listed as the number 10 boat dealer in North America by Boating Industry, and recently awarded “Marine Dealership of the Year” by the Water Sports Industry Association. We provide all of the tools and training in order to succeed. We believe boating brings families together and we strive to share that passion with every customer.

Job Summary

Operate forklift transporting boats throughout our lot transferring to and from service bays and customer pickup/drop off locations. This will involve getting on and off the forklift many times throughout the day hooking up boats to the forklift and backing boats into parking and service bays. This is primarily an outdoor position so you will be working in all types of weather.

Responsibilities

  • Operate the forklift to transport boats
  • Utilize an iPad to receive move requests
  • Organization of the parking lot
  • Interact with our customers and help them hook up and unhook their boat
  • Unloading pallets of product from delivery vehicles
  • Unloading new boats from manufactures using a chain hoist

Additional Details

  • Benefit Conditions:
    • Only full-time employees eligible
  • No Remote Work
  • Job Type: Full-time
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Boat Fiberglass Repair Technician

Overview

Action Water Sports is looking to fill the position of Fiberglass Repair Technician at our award-winning Traverse City location. Our Traverse City location services the Northern Michigan boating community and carries premier brands such as MasterCraft Boats, Cobalt Boats, and Barletta Pontoons. This is your chance to live out your water sports passion every day and join a growing team!.

Job Requirements

  • Must have a mechanical aptitude
  • Basic understanding of 12V DC electrical systems.
  • Basic ability to use mechanics shop/electrical tools for diagnostics
  • Hard working and reliable
  • Must have a basic set of mechanics tools
  • Must be able to work for any Us-Based employer
  • Must have a valid driver’s license

Responsibilities

  • Prepping
  • Rigging new sales units for customer delivery
  • Performing maintenance or repairs to:
    • Engine components
    • Onboard electrical systems
    • Ballast systems, trailers, and control systems
    • Inboard transmission
    • outdrive/outboard gear case maintenance and repair

Additional Details

  • Hours: 40+ hours a week. Full time plus benefits available if applicable
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Hudsonville, MI

Boat Delivery Captain

Overview

Action Water Sports is looking to fill the position of Boat Delivery Captain at our award-winning Hudsonville location. Our Hudsonville location services the West Michigan boating community and carry premier brands such as MasterCraft Boats, Barletta Pontoons, and Cobalt Boats. This is your chance to live out your water sports and boating passion every day!.

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Ability to work safely around the water
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Basic boat handling skills preferred

Minimum Soft Skills Qualifications

  • Eagerness to engage in a growing, fast paced, and industry-leading company.
  • Consistently treats others with dignity and respect.
  • Genuinely serves others with humility and a positive attitude.
  • Always communicates effectively and courteously with fellow teammates and members.
  • Continuously follows policies and procedures while seeking out new and better ways of accomplishing duties.
  • Shows resolve and overcomes difficulties in a positive and productive manner.
  • Gladly provides responsive, and high level of service to our teammates and members.
  • Eagerly puts forth the extra effort to accomplish duties.
  • Adapts quickly and efficiently to changing priorities in order to meet teammate or member needs.

Responsibilities

  • Provide exceptional boat delivery experience to customers.
  • Properly explains features and demonstrate operation of boat in showroom or on water.
  • Works with the sales team to establish date of delivery to customer and arranges for delivery of boat to the specified location.
  • Maintain a high level of boating knowledge.
  • Lake testing of boats once rigged and ready.
  • Knowledge of local lakes and waterways.
  • Transport boats to and from various dealerships and storage buildings.
  • Loads all gear and pro-shop equipment from our storage to the new boat.
  • Assists in moving boats in and out of showroom.
  • Assists with set-up, organization and tear down of Boat Shows and Offsite Events.
  • Assist service/customer with minor service issues to determine if operator error or product defect.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Schedule deliveries with clients and be accommodating.

Additional Details

  • Benefits:
    • 401K
    • Profit sharing
    • Health insurance
    • Dental insurance
    • Vision insurance
    • Paid time off (PTO)
    • Company-paid life, short-term, and long-term disability insurance
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Forklift Operator

Overview

Action Water Sports is looking to fill the position of Forklift Operator at our Hudsonville location. Our Hudsonville location services the West Michigan boating community and carry premier brands such as MasterCraft Boats, Cobalt Boats and Barletta Pontoons. This is your chance to live out your water sports passion every day!

AWS is one of the highest regarded dealerships in the country. We are the number one dealer in the United States for MasterCraft, listed as the number 10 boat dealer in North America by Boating Industry, and recently awarded “Marine Dealership of the Year” by the Water Sports Industry Association. We provide all of the tools and training in order to succeed. We believe boating brings families together and we strive to share that passion with every customer.

Responsibilities

  • Operate the forklift to transport boats.
  • Utilize an iPad to receive move requests.
  • Organization of the parking lot.
  • Interact with our customers and help them hook up and unhook their boat.
Application Form

Fenton, MI

Full Time Detailer

Overview

Action Water Sports is looking to fill the position of Boat Detailer at our Fenton location. Our Fenton location services the Metro Detroit boating community and carry premier brands such as MasterCraft Boats and Crest Pontoons. This is your chance to live out your water sports passion every day!

The Boat Detailer responsibilities include cleaning the interior and exterior of boats and trailers. Maintain clean and presentable boats and equipment on the sales floor and ready boats for delivery to the new owner.

Responsibilities

  • Perform final finish/detail on deliveries, in-stock and service boats, including cleaning windows, upholstery, canvas, isinglass, bilges, fiberglass and wood.
  • Use of high-speed buffers and polishers to properly detail the exterior surfaces
  • Removing dust, grease and oil from exterior surfaces of boats and trailers.
  • Knowledge of proper products for safe detailing of vessels properly including but not limited to cleaners for various surfaces, degreasers, and waxes.
  • Assist with cleaning and maintenance of the dealership to ensure a professional work environment conducive to selling.
  • Assist with the setup of boat shows and other off-site promotional events.
  • Additional Details
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