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Application for Employment


Fill out this online form as completely as possible to apply for a position with Mackinaw Kites & Toys. You may then click "Submit Application" or print and mail or fax the form to us.

We offer:

  • A FUN working environment
  • Competitive wages
  • Opportunity for a weekly bonus
  • Flexible hours
  • Opportunities for seasonal or year-round employment
  • Lots of hands-on experience!

You may apply for a position at either our Grand Haven store which is open year-round, or our sister store in Mackinaw City, open from May-October. Thanks for your interest in us!

PERSONAL DETAILS:

First Name:               
Middle Name or Initial:   
Last Name:                
E-mail Address:           

Current Street Address:   
City:                      State:  Zip: 
Phone Number:                 Other Phone: 

Permanent Street Address: 
City:                      State:  Zip: 
Phone Number:                 Other Phone: 

In case of emergency, notify:
Name:   Relation to you: 
Phone Number:     Other Phone/Cell: 

Do you have a valid U.S. Social Security Number?   Yes     No

I am eligible for employment because: (select one)
I am a U.S. citizen.  I am an alien authorized to work in the U.S.
You will be required to provide your Social Security Number and proof of identity and eligibility if you are hired.
Are you 18 years or older?   Yes     No    If No, your age: 

Have you ever been convicted of a crime other
than a minor traffic violation?  Yes    No
(Conviction does not disqualify you from consideration for employment.)
If Yes, please list date and nature of each offence:



EMPLOYMENT DESIRED: Location of store: Grand Haven, MI Mackinaw City, MI Position (ie: salesperson): Salary desired: Full Time Part Time Hours per week desired: Date you can start: End date, if applicable: Please list any upcoming dates you know you will need off: Please select the times you are available to work each day: Tip: The greater your availability, the better your chance of fitting into any position we might currently have open. From: Until: Sunday: - Monday: - Tuesday: - Wednesday: - Thursday: - Friday: - Saturday: - Do you have reliable transportation to and from work? Yes No If someone referred you, please give their name. Otherwise, please tell us how you found out about/decided to apply for this position:
EDUCATION: High School: Name: Location: Years completed: Graduated? Yes No Current student? Yes No College: Name: Location: Years completed: Graduated? Yes No Current student? Yes No Area(s) of study: Other: Name: Location: Years completed: Graduated? Yes No Current student? Yes No Area(s) of study:
GENERAL INFORMATION Please list any special skills you have: What are some of your hobbies or activities?
(Exclude organizations, the name of which indicates the race, creed, sex, age, marital status, color, or nation of origin of its members.)


If you have had experience in the U.S. Military Service,
please indicate which branch and your rank:

Are you a current member of the National Guard or Reserves? Yes No


JOB HISTORY Please list your former employers, beginning with your current or most recent position. Employer 1: Location: Phone Number: Supervisor or Contact: Position: Duties: Start End Dates of employment: Current employer? Salary or wage: Yes No Reason for leaving: May we contact this employer? Yes No If No, reason: Employer 2: Location: Phone Number: Supervisor or Contact: Position: Duties: Start End Dates of employment: Current employer? Salary or wage: Yes No Reason for leaving: May we contact this employer? Yes No If No, reason: Employer 3: Location: Phone Number: Supervisor or Contact: Position: Duties: Start End Dates of employment: Current employer? Salary or wage: Yes No Reason for leaving: May we contact this employer? Yes No If No, reason: Employer 4: Location: Phone Number: Supervisor or Contact: Position: Duties: Start End Dates of employment: Current employer? Salary or wage: Yes No Reason for leaving: May we contact this employer? Yes No If No, reason: Employer 5: Location: Phone Number: Supervisor or Contact: Position: Duties: Start End Dates of employment: Current employer? Salary or wage: Yes No Reason for leaving: May we contact this employer? Yes No If No, reason: Which of these jobs did you like the best? What did you like most about this job?
REFERENCES Please provide information on three people not related to you whom you have known for at least one year. 1. Name Profession: Address: Phone: Years Acquainted: 2. Name Profession: Address: Phone: Years Acquainted: 3. Name Profession: Address: Phone: Years Acquainted:
RESUME If you have a resume, you may paste it here.
Paste your resume by opening it in your word processor or other program and highlighting all the text. Next copy it by holding Ctrl and pressing C on your keyboard. Finally, click your mouse on the space below and hold Ctrl and press V on your keyboard. The text from your resume should appear in the box.



ADDITIONAL COMMENTS Please use the space below for any additional comments or things you would like us to know about you:
Please read the following statement carefully and then indicate below whether you agree or disagree with the terms and conditions contained therein.

"I certify that all the information submitted by me on this application is true and complete, and I understand that if any false information, omissions, or misrepresentations are discovered, my application may be rejected, and if I am employed, my employment may be terminated at any time.
"In consideration of my employment, I agree to conform to the rules, regulations, and non-negotiable standards of Mackinaw Kites & Toys, and I agree that my employment and compensation can be terminated, with or without cause, and with or without notice at any time, at either the option of myself or Mackinaw Kites & Toys. I also understand and agree that the terms and conditions of my employment may be changed, with or without cause, and with or without notice, at any time by Mackinaw Kites & Toys."
    I Agree with the above statement
    I Disagree with the above statement
Before submitting your application, please be sure that you have filled it out completely and accurately and that you have selected one of the above options indicating your agreement or disagreement with the terms and conditions of employment. You may also wish to print a copy for your records. Please be aware that, although the risk is very small, this information is not encrypted and could potentially be intercepted by a third party. If this is a concern for you, you may print this completed application form and send it by mail or fax to:
Mackinaw Kites & Toys
106 Washington St.
Grand Haven, MI 49417
fax (616) 846-0106
Your information will be kept confidential by Mackinaw Kites & Toys and will not be shared with any third party.


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