Working at the WAC
The WAC provides jobs in a variety of departments, including athletics, hotel, and food and beverage operations. We seek individuals who are dedicated to being the best and willing to embrace the Club’s five core values: leadership, excellence, integrity, service, sensitivity.
WAC Benefits Include:
- Medical, dental and vision insurance
- Employee wellness program
- Vacation and sick leave
- Club service discounts
- Bus pass subsidy
- Daily lunch
- Fitness reimbursement
- Employee assistance program
Benefits listed apply to full-time non-union employees. Questions? Contact Human Resources at 206.464.3085. The WAC is an equal opportunity employer.
The Washington Athletic Club is proud to have a drug-free environment. All employment offers are contingent upon applicant successfully completing drug screening (including marijuana) and background screening. The WAC participates in E-Verify, an employment authorization program through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Social Security Administration. EOE.
Childcare Teacher / Aid – Part Time
The Washington Athletic Club is looking to add a new team member to our successful in-house childcare center, WeeWacs. Our center offers our club members both full-day and drop-in childcare. Currently, we are looking to add a part-time 25-30 hrs per week position. Saturday will be a scheduled 7:30am – 3:00pm workday. Applicants must have at least one year of childcare experience and experience working with infants. Minimum 30 hours Stars Registry Training is preferred but can be completed during employment. Infant CPR and First Aid Trained is a plus. We are looking for a candidate that has effective communication skills, enjoys connecting with children and parents, and has a customer service focus.
Catering Sales Manager – Full Time
The Food & Beverage Department is looking for an experienced and energetic Catering Sales Manager to facilitate and drive the catering sales at the WAC. A STRONG sales background is necessary for this position — a proven track record in meeting and exceeding previous sales goals is a must!
-Minimum of 2 years catering sales experience or equivalent.
-Minimum of 1 year hotel/private club experience. Experience in 4 and 5 star hotels is preferred.
-Strong communication skills — both oral and written.
-Experience with catering database software, Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook.
-Proven time management skills and the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
Massage Therapist – Part Time
If you want to be a part of a team of highly trained professionals specializing in holistic body wellness, then WAC is the place for you! Located in the heart of downtown Seattle, the WAC has a long history of providing its members and guests with highest level of service. Our full service award winning Spa has been in operations for almost 20 years, with a cohesive team and a loyal clientele. When you join our team, you become part of the WAC extended family.
Membership Specialist – Full Time
The Washington Athletic Club is looking for a customer service and administrative superstar to join its’ team! The Member Services Coordinator possesses two key skills: exceptional customer service and an aptitude for organizing and analyzing data. The Member Services Coordinator is responsible for providing high-touch customer service, ensuring that impeccable detail and organization is consistently applied to all aspects of the position: the immersion of new WAC members, processing and finalizing membership terminations, analyzing a great deal of data, updating membership records and databases, and responding to a wide variety of member concerns
A qualified candidate will possess:
• Completion of a B.A. degree in accounting, communications, business, marketing or equivalent.
• The person holding this position must have 2-3 years professional customer service experience.
• Excellent customer service skills and attention to detail.
• Flawless written and verbal communication skills.
• A drive to analyze current systems and processes and the ability to evolve and improve them.
• This person must have strong Microsoft office skills, with high levels of Excel expertise.
• Experience with SalesForce, ACT, Tableau and CRM software desired.
Club Shop Barista – Part Time
The Lobby Club Shop at the Washington Athletic Club is looking for a part-time service driven superstar to join the team as a barista! This position will be scheduled Saturday, Sunday and Monday, 15-24 hours per week . At least 1 year of customer service experience, and previous barista experience is a plus!
WA State Food Handlers License must be achieved during employment.
Valet / Parking Garage Attendant – Full Time
The Washington Athletic Club is looking for a customer service superstar to join the valet team. Applicants must have at least one year of upscale customer service experience; previous valet/garage experience is a plus.
Valid WA Drivers License
Applicants must be able to lift 50 pounds repeatedly, be on their feet for the whole shift, have an excellent driving record, and be able to drive all types of vehicles.
This job is for Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 3:00pm – 11:00pm, and Saturday/Sunday 7:00am – 3:00pm.
Hotel Front Desk / Concierge – Full Time
The person in this position assists guests and members staying at the hotel through provision of engaged, friendly, and authentic customer service. Ideal candidate shows ability to work in a fast paced environment, and is able to stay focused during slower times. This job requires flexible schedule 7 am- 3 pm / 3 pm- 11 pm, and may include weekend and holiday work. Person that will succeed in this position enjoys teamwork and collaboration, and is able to manage conflict.
Swim Instructor / Lifeguard – Part Time
The Swim Instructor is responsible for successful leadership and smooth operations of the WAC’s swim classes, also functions as a lifeguard, and is accountable for individual and class lessons, fitness evaluations, participant trust and relations, proactive class planning, pool cleanliness and supplies, and day-to-day Member services. The position enhances the WAC’s mission by, for example, personally interacting with participants, and instructing classes to enable Members and their families to enjoy swimming and attain peak performance. The Lifeguard is responsible for the smooth operations of the WAC’s swim pool for assigned periods, and is accountable for Member and pool water safety, swimmer trust and relations, proactive pool planning, pool cleanliness and supplies, and day-to-day Member services.
Deli Food Prep/Cashier – Part Time/Temporary
Join a fun, customer service-oriented team at the Sports Café at the Washington Athletic Club. This position is responsible for greeting members and guests, making sales transactions, preparing food, and maintaining a clean dining area. You must have at least one year of deli prep/cashiering experience, and are able to obtain a Food Handler’s Permit and MAST card.
Dishwasher – Full Time
The Washington Athletic Club is currently looking for a full-time dish machine operator. Applicants must have open availability, as the hours/days of this position are constantly changing due to business volume.
Applicants must have at least 1 year of high-volume dishwashing experience.
Banquet Cook – Full Time
The Washington Athletic Club is currently seeking a full-time banquet cook to join its’ team. The WAC does banquets for events ranging from business meetings to weddings. Because of the nature of the work, a flexible schedule is necessary! This position is primarily responsible for:
– Gathering and prepping all tools and ingredients needed for each shift.
– Following standard recipes and plate set-ups per WAC standards.
– Helping line cooks and pantry cooks when needed.
– Cleaning of cooking station after each shift.
A qualified candidate will possess:
– At least 3 years experience as a banquet cook or in a similar high-volume position.
– A high school diploma or GED.
– Previous experience in fine dining is a plus!
Women’s Fitness Attendant – Part Time
At the Washington Athletic Club, we are looking for a Women’s Fitness Attendant to provide excellent service to our members every time.
Your star responsibilities are to: Greet. Meet. Mingle to check in members, maintain charges, and answer phones and lead to appropriate resources. Facilitate a consistent and time effective appointment scheduling. Pick up wet and dirty towels and linens. Clean mean machine for fitness amenities such as showers and locker rooms and maintain safety, clean, organized lounge/gym/locker areas.
Barista – 1st Floor Club Shop
The Lobby Club Shop at the Washington Athletic Club is looking for a part-time service driven superstar to join the team as a barista! This position will be scheduled Saturday and Sunday, and needed availability perhaps for an evening during the week. At least 1 year of customer service experience, and previous barista experience is a plus! WA State Food Handlers License must be achieved during employment.
Lifeguard – Swim Instructor – Part Time
We are looking for customer service and hospitality driven professionals to provide great and engaging lifeguarding for our members and children that enjoy using our pool and facilities. Applicants interested must have open availability, 25 hours per week, weekday evenings and weekends. An American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification is required.