Attention Water Lovers, Outdoors Enthusiasts, Boat People… Now hiring!

Manitowoc Marina offers a special opportunity to work in an exciting marina environment. Work where people vacation!! And with exciting brands like: Hobie Kayaks, Helly Hansen, Patagonia, Sperry Shoes. Great perks and competitive hourly wage, store discounts, kayak use, flexible
schedules. No experience necessary and will train the right person.

Retail Store Associate

Looking for a very outgoing, energetic, hardworking and SALES ORIENTED individual to assist with Customer Service, Selling, Store Operations, Merchandising, Administrative Support and more…Provide high quality customer service and sales support in a professional manner.


  • Greets and assist customers with all aspects of sales and customer service
  • Assists customers with locating products. Explains product features and benefits
  • Answer phones, address caller’s questions and transfer calls as necessary.
  • Processes boat reservation and registration requests
  • Educate customers on marina products and services and promote and encourage sales.
  • Processes register transactions. Assists in taking store inventory.
  • Checks delivered items against packing slip, ensure accuracy, assists in store inventory.
  • Alerts manager to any inventory or product delivery discrepancies.
  • Restocks items and pulls expired or out of date items from the shelves.
  • Assist with merchandising and ensure store is neat and organized
  • Guide and direct customers to other marina personnel and departments as necessary.
  • Reports any issues or concerns to manager. Other responsibilities as assigned


  • Demonstrates strong interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Maintains a friendly and open demeanor at all times.
  • Communicates clearly and effectively. Works well with a team.
  • Demonstrates broad knowledge of the Ship’s Store products and marina operations.
  • Possesses basic math skills and exhibits excellent phone etiquette.
  • Pays attention to detail and demonstrates ability to learn quickly.
  • Previous customer service or retail experience preferred.
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment background/drug /alcohol/screen
  • Computer and cash register experience

Over 200 Years ofCombined Experience

More than a place to dock your boat: We offer an incredible facility complete with full retail store, the most comprehensive service facility on Lake Michigan, and we are just steps away from downtown Manitowoc offering great dining and nightlife with small town charm.

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