Career Fair

Marine Industry Career Fair at Seattle Boat Show – Jan. 29, 2018
300+ Open Positions in Recreational Marine Industry and
FREE admittance to the Seattle Boat Show following the Fair.

When: Monday, Jan. 29, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Where: CenturyLink Field Event Center, 1000 Occidental Ave, Seattle, WA 98134
Enter off Occidental Avenue (Click HERE for Google Map Directions). Use the entrance in front of the sculpture of the rock, located between CenturyLink Field Event Center and the stadium. Head up the stairs to the Career Fair. Attendees will be given free admittance to the Boat Show for Monday Jan. 29 so that they may explore the show, talk to exhibitors and learn more about the boating business and lifestyle. The show opens at the conclusion of the career fair at 11 a.m. and runs until 8 p.m. The recreational marine industry is experiencing tremendous growth and we want to offer these jobs to you! Other affiliated businesses– local boat builders, yacht outfitters, boat yards and more – are experiencing similar growth, creating many job opportunities. The immediate openings include:

  • sales
  • customer service
  • administration
  • marine technicians
  • experienced mechanics & skilled laborers
  • fiberglass work & repair
  • welding
  • glazing
  • rigging
  • painting

These are well-paid openings. $70,800 is the average annual salary before benefits for maritime industry employees in Washington state– more than $20,000 above the average wage in Washington.

Here is a list of the companies and organizations participating in this years event:

  • Freedom Boat Club
  • Philbrooks
  • Ride the Ducks
  • Level Sky Brightwork Inc.
  • Gig Harbor Marina & Boatyard
  • Anacortes Yacht Charters
  • Miller & Miller Boatyard
  • S3 Maritime
  • Ullman Sails Pacific Northwest
  • Emerald Harbor Marine
  • Seattle Boat Co.
  • Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding
  • Seattle Central college
  • Carefree Boat Club
  • Bakes Marine
  • Sea Tow
  • Westport Yachts
  • Pacific Fiberglass
  • Core Plus

We look forward to seeing you on Monday, January 29 at the Seattle Boat Show Career Fair!