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SkipperBud's is the largest family

owned marine business in the country!

We have been delivering the dream to customers throughout the Midwest every boating season since 1959.

Would you like to become part of the SkipperBud's family?
We are an ever growing team of hardworking, boating enthusiasts that bring a passion to what we do. We value all of our employees and their drive and dedication to getting and keeping our customers out on the water. We care about having a company where employees love what they do and consider us part of their family as well.

Our team at SkipperBud's represents the best in the industry
and employee retention and quality additions to the team are a top priority for us.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, manufacturer training, medical and dental insurance,
paid time off and 401k with company match.

We have open job positions featured on the following websites:

Skipper Bud's, the largest family owned Marine Dealer in the Midwest with 17 locations in MI, IL, WI, and OH. Proudly serving our boating customers for more than 40 years, we are the leader in the industry and offer something for just about every boaters need. We are looking to add a dynamic team member to our Fenton, MI location.

As Store Coordinator, you will provide general support to visitors and act as the point of contact for

internal and external clients. You will be answering phone calls, maintaining and updating contact lists, as well as organizing and scheduling appointments. This person will be planning meetings, taking detailed minutes along with writing and distributing email, memos, letters, faxes and other forms. Other duties to include assisting in the preparation of regularly scheduled reports, submitting and reconciling expense reports, as well as planning travel arrangements.

-  Knowledge of office management systems and procedures

- Working knowledge of office equipment, like printers and fax machines

- Proficiency in MS Office (MS Excel and MS PowerPoint, in particular)

- Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize work

- Attention to detail and problem solving skills

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills

- Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task

- High School degree; additional qualification as an Administrative assistant or Secretary will be a plus. The ideal candidate will be a customer oriented professional, with excellent written and verbal

communication skills. Must be a motivated and energetic self-starter, who can work well in a fast paced team environment.

A great benefits package includes Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, and 401(k) with company match.



Are you looking for an exciting new CAREER opportunity? Look no further than SkipperBud's! As one of the largest Marine Dealers in the Midwest, SkipperBud's continues to grow and is seeking experienced Technicians for several growing Service Departments. Whether your expertise is in Sterndrives, Outboard, Inboard or Fiberglass applications, there may be a position available for you! We offer competitive wages with biweekly efficiency incentives, benefits to include health/dental/ life and long term disability insurance, Flexible Spending program, 401(k) plan and paid training. Send all resumes or questions to


As a Finance and Insurance Manager, you will develop relationships with lending institutions, oversee customer loan origination and approvals to assist the customer in obtaining financing. Candidates will also understand and offer extended service agreements and credit insurance, coordinate the customer delivery and follow through with title and warranty processing.

The ideal candidate will be a customer oriented professional with excellent communication skills. Energetic self-starters who can work well in a team environment will be a perfect fit in this position. Previous F&I experience is a plus, but we will train the right candidate. The work schedule requires Saturday and Sunday hours so a flexible schedule is a must.

Starting salary will be commensurate with experience. Benefit package includes Health Plan, Dental, Life Insurance, 401(k) Plan and Flexible Spending Plan. Interested candidates should submit a resume via email to



If you want to sell with the best of the best, then we want you to be part of our respected team. SkipperBud's offers a large inventory of product from some of the top brands in the industry to include Sea Ray, Bayliner, Crest and Harris Pontoons, Meridian Yachts, Scout Boats, Cruisers Yachts, Tiara Yachts, Malibu, Mastercraft, Tige, SmokerCraft, Starcraft, Sylvan, Four Winns, Glastron and Scarab Jet Boats.

Qualified candidates must:
- Posses superior communication and customer service skills
- Be performance driven and results orientated
- Have enthusiasm and passion for boating
- Maintain and grow a lead base by learning and utilizing all available technology
- Have a proven sales track record

This could be an excellent advancement opportunity for the motivated, career-minded individual. 85% of our sales managers started their careers with SkipperBud's as a sales person.

SkipperBud's offers a competitive pay structure, health, dental, life and disability insurance. Plus flexible spending program and paid time off. Interested in candidates should send a resume to


SkipperBud's multi-location marine dealerships continue to grow and seek an experienced Service Managers and Sales Managers to continue the long tradition of excellence upheld during our 40 years (and counting) of serving the boating community throughout the Midwest.

SkipperBud's takes pride in being a service company that sells boats; servicing our customers is our first priority. Other services offered to our customers includes brokerage services, boat storage and seasonal drystack, finance and insurance options and multiple marina operations on the Great Lakes and beyond. Wouldn't you like to be a member of an organization that is able to offer this level of service to all it's customers? Bring your expertise to this well established company and advance your career to the next level.
    SkipperBud's offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package to include health, life, dental and long term disability insurance, flexible spending program and a 401(k) plan. Interested candidates should submit a resume to

SkipperBud's is an equal opportunity employer. All candidates being considered for a position with SkipperBud's must have a valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record and successfully pass a pre-employment drug screen test.