EMPLOYMENT AT SEAVIEW BOATYARD

At Seaview we have worked hard to create a positive environment for our employees and one that is conducive to their continued personal growth. We encourage all employees to develop and refine their technical skills and offer extensive continuing education and training opportunities, both on-site and through industry partners and trade associations.

Our employees have a high level of ownership and participation in the company and are encouraged and welcome to articulate their opinions and concerns. This environment of mutual respect and mutually beneficial growth enables us to hold on to the quality employees in whom we invest so much of our time and training. Our job turnover rate is low and many of our employees have been with us for decades.

Seaview offers competitive salaries commensurate with experience and wage increases based on merit and performance. We provide comprehensive benefits including medical/dental/vision insurance, profit sharing, 401(k), and paid sick leave/vacation.

 

MARINE MECHANIC / TECHNICIAN

Seaview Boatyards North and West, the Pacific Northwest’s premier boatyard and yacht repair facilities located in Bellingham and Seattle are currently seeking experienced, self-motivated, reliable journeyman marine mechanics to join our crew.

Qualified candidates must have basic carpentry, plumbing and wiring skills, as well as, experience working with hand tools, industrial tools, rigging, forklifts, etc. Responsibilities will encompass all aspects of general marine mechanics including shaft work, engine alignment and running gear, installation and repair (both mechanical and electrical) of wiring, pumps, valves, piping, plumbing, and thru-hulls.

This position requires the skills to perform general mechanical and electrical work, as well as, systems and electronics installation and repair. The ability to troubleshoot, repair and plan the installation of recreational marine electronic equipment including marine communication, navigation, computer systems and electrical systems both AC and DC is critical. Being an experienced sailor that is familiar with all the rigging and mechanical aspects of a sailing vessel is key. 

We are looking for experienced, confident technicians who take pride in their work and are looking for an opportunity to develop and grow with an industry leader. The ideal candidate will be a dedicated, flexible employee with a solid work ethic, good communication skills and a positive attitude who thrives on working in a challenging and fast-paced environment. This position requires an individual that is professional, team oriented, and able to take direction while working idependently. ABYC Certification is preferred, but not essential.

For the Bellingham Location, please send resume to:
2652 Harbor Loop Drive, Bellingham, WA 98225 / email:jobs@seaviewboatyard.com or call (360) 676-8282.

For the Seattle Location, please send resume to:
6701 Seaview Avenue NW, Seattle, WA 98117 / email: jobs@seaviewboatyard.com or call (206) 783-6550.


FIBERGLASS REPAIR TECHNICIAN

Seaview Boatyard, Inc. has been serving the needs of the Pacific Northwest’s boaters for over 40 years. Our company is nationally recognized as an industry leader and innovator in the techniques of marine maintenance, restoration, and repair. We are currently seeking experienced, self-motivated, and reliable journeyman fiberglass repair technicians to join our crew.

Seaview Boatyard West located in Seattle is looking for qualified candidates who have fairing, tooling and gelcoat experience including matching of gel-coat colors, applying and finishing gel-coat, matching nonskid patterns and other decorative finishes. Ideal candidate would be a journeyman laminator proficient in repair and new construction including major hull lamination & transom extensions. Experience using foam core, polyurethane foam, fabrication of structural parts, painting and finishing a plus. Knowledge of the use of common measuring tools, precision measuring gages and alignment fixtures to perform structural repairs is preferred, but not essential. Materials handled include polyester, vinylester, epoxy and urethanes.

We have openings for serious, confident technicians who take pride in a job done cleanly and efficiently, who are seeking permanent, full-time employment and the opportunity to develop and grow with an industry leader.

For the Seattle Location, please send resume to:
6701 Seaview Avenue NW, Seattle, WA 98117 / email: jobs@seaviewboatyard.com


FOLLOWING CRITERIA APPLIES TO ALL  SEAVIEW TECHNICIANS

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Outdoors most of the time, occassional extreme outdoor temperatures, weather, and exposture to extremem heights, rare exposure to adverse ventilation conditions where use of repirator will be required

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL FUNCTIONS:

Flexibility to work in the standing, squatting, or kneeling position, as well as reaching overhead with occasional twisting and bending while performing any of the above task. Climbing stairs and ladders on a regular basis is required, need the ability to work in small spaces, minimal lifting required above 50lbs. 

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS:

Schedule is Monday-Friday from 7:45am to 5:00pm. 

During Summer there could be 2-3 Saturdays from 8am-4pm, and from time to time it may be necessary to work additional shifts or on weekends.

Must work as part of a team with a good attitude, be punctual and have excellent work ethic.

Seaview Boatyard is an Equal Opportunity Employer