Join our team

Sue Coffey

We are one of the Puget Sound region's economic engines, and our marine cargo operations serve more than 48,000 jobs in Washington state. 

We're looking for motivated and committed individuals to join our team. We are committed to employee development, providing a rewarding work environment and creating opportunities for growth. We provide competitive salaries and excellent benefits.

The alliance is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Contact us if you have questions regarding career opportunities or need assistance with submitting your application.

Current job openings

Chief Operations Officer Position

The Northwest Seaport Alliance is seeking an experienced maritime professional to join the organization as Chief Operations Officer (COO). The COO will be responsible for providing management and oversight for marine operations (including rail, roads, terminals, breakbulk operations, and management of the waterway) and maintenance. Interested candidates may apply via Jobs | Shey-Harding Associates

Transparency in Coverage Rule

This link leads to the machine readable files that are made available in response to the federal Transparency in Coverage Rule and includes negotiated services rates and out-of-network allowed amounts between health plans and healthcare providers. The machine-readable files are formatted to allow researchers, regulators, and application developers to more easily access and analyze data.


Longshore workforce

Opportunities on our docks with the International Longshore and Warehouse Union Locals 19 or 23 are through the Pacific Maritime Association.

Industry jobs

Many of the 48,000 jobs supported by our marine cargo operations are provided by employers in the industry. These include warehouses, freight forwarders, manufacturing companies and trucking companies. View some of the local supply chain service providers in our Facility Finder and look for job opportunities on their websites.

The ports of Seattle and Tacoma may also have employment opportunities. Visit the Port of Tacoma and the Port of Seattle websites for more information.