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Apply to Work at MACkite

You may apply for a position at either of our Grand Haven stores which are open year-round, or our sister store, Mackinaw Kite Co. in Mackinaw City, open from May-October.

Please fill out this form as completely as possible. You may then click "Submit Application" or print and mail or fax the form to us.

We offer:

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

Personal Details

Enter your cell phone or other number(s) where we can reach you to set up an interview.
(If different from your current address)

Do you have a valid U.S. Social Security Number?

You will be required to provide your Social Security Number and proof of identity and eligibility if you are hired.

I am eligible for employment because: (select one)

Are you 18 years or older?

Have you ever been convicted of a crime other than a minor traffic violation?

(Conviction does not disqualify you from consideration for employment.)

Employment Desired

Location of store:

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. Most positions will require weekends and evenings.








Do you have reliable transportation to and from work?


High School


Current student?



Current student?

Other School/Education


Current student?

Work History

Please list your former employers, beginning with your current or most recent position.
For details which are no longer known, you may provide the best information you have.

Employer 1 (Current or most recent)



Dates of employment:


Current employer?

May we contact them?

Employer 2



Dates of employment:


Current employer?

May we contact them?

Employer 3



Dates of employment:


Current employer?

May we contact them?


Please provide information on three people not related to you whom you have known for at least one year.

Reference 1

Reference 2

Reference 3

General Information

We're a toy store, so "I can do 'Walk the Dog' on my yo-yo" actually counts as a skill here! :-)

Exclude organizations where the name indicates the race, creed, sex, age, marital status, color, or nation of origin of its members.

Are you a current member of the National Guard or Reserves?


Paste your résumé 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 in the box above and hold Ctrl and press V on your keyboard. The text from your résumé should appear in the box.

Additional Comments

Terms & Conditions

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 Kite Co., 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 Kite Co. 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 Kite Co."

Send it in!

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:

attn: Hiring Manager
106 Washington Ave.
Grand Haven, MI 49417
fax (616) 846-0106

Your information will be kept confidential by Mackinaw Kite Co. and will not be shared with any third party.

Ready to apply for a fun job? Click "Submit Application" ONCE. Please be patient as it may take a few moments to process. You should then be taken to a confirmation page to let you know that your application has been sent to us. Thank you!

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