Careers At Simms

Simms Fishing Products is a leader in the fishing industry – driven to create growth and vitality in the community. We build trustworthy and angler-driven products. Our employees communicate openly, keep their commitments and inspire trust.   We build for the long haul with products that last and a brand that endures. Our employees are our most important catch.

To be a great fit at Simms, you must embrace the fishing culture and follow our practice to work like we fish – with purpose, passion & curiosity. Be prepared to share your latest fishing adventures.  


Assistant Product Line Manager – Soft Goods & Hard Goods

Our Merchandising & Design Team has identified two new roles:

  1. Assistant Product Line Manager – Soft Goods
  2. Assistant Product Line Manager – Hard Goods

These are full-time, in-house positions based in Bozeman, Montana.

While there will be some differences in the accountabilities and deliverables between the two silos, generally, the APLM is a support role to the Product Line Manager in their respective silo and is both a business analyst and line coordination role; championing the efficient and timely day-day operation of the line to meet corporate cadence and milestone dates and goals. The APLM aids in market research, business analytics, line management, go-to-market, SMU management, and utilizing data-driven and consumer-driven business tools to inform decision-making. To be effective in this role, the APLM must be skilled at collaborating with the PLM, the Sr. Team and across other internal departments.

Outcomes of this role include:

  • Supports the long-range planning and day-to-day activities of managing the product lines to meet established goals and objectives. 
  • Execution of assigned line management activities to ensure internal systems are up-to-date and hit established calendar dates. 
  • Build and maintain visual tools required to effectively communicate long-range and seasonal line planning decisions for the product lines and meet calendar dates. 
  • Maintain the line plans: product initiatives, product forecasts, sku analysis, volume analysis and sample management; produce market share analysis, catalog management and price list documentation

Successful candidates should possess:

  • BS/BA or relevant experience in the outdoor industry with proven success 
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel is required, experience with other Microsoft programs and Adobe Creative Suite programs desired 
  • Detail orientated 
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Problem-solving attitude  Ability to adhere to processes and timelines

Simms offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including: Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance, Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Accounts, Life, Short-term & Long-term Disability Insurance, 401K Retirement Plan, Paid Holidays & Paid Time Off.

To apply for this position, please email your resume to [email protected]

Production Specialist

At Simms Fishing Products, every job is important in the support of our mission to build trustworthy, innovative, angler-driven products so that our customers can focus on the fishing.

Anyone who’s ever created something out of nothing knows it takes more than talent and smarts. It takes hard work, courage and the refusal to give up. Building products means caring deeply about details nobody else may ever see. It's not just about how a product works, it's about how it makes someone feel.

Believe it or not, building world class fishing waders is difficult and time consuming. Finding the right people for the right job is one of the top priorities for our ever growing production team.

We are fortunate to have an awesome Production Team of men and women. We are one of the highest paying companies in Gallatin Valley for production positions, with full benefits and production bonuses.

Why should you apply?

  • Great pay
  • Minimum of 21 days paid annually: Paid-time-off and holiday/birthday pay, after 60 days
  • Bonus opportunities for employee referrals & process improvements
  • Significant discounts on Simms products, including biannual employee sales
  • Educational Fishing-related activities (casting & rowing lessons, fly-tying station, annual spring creek fishing event, summer fishing schedule, etc.)
  • Maybe you don’t fish, but are interested in learning. Our team can teach you
  • Community activities (Bowl for Kids’ Sake, Polar Plunge, river & highway clean-ups, etc.)
  • Company-sponsored lunches (BBQs, tacos, pizza, etc.)
  • Clean & comfortable working environment
  • Fun events throughout the year

To be a world class wader maker, we look for people with:

  • High energy
  • Ability to focus on the detail
  • Quick learner
  • Team-focused

Learn More About Our Team

To apply for this position, please email your resume to [email protected] or if you would prefer to complete an application you may download a Simms Application.


Customer Service Representatives

We are continually searching for great talent interested being a part of the Customer Care team here at Simms. If you are very customer-focused and love to fish, you may be a perfect fit for us! Please submit a cover letter and resume by email to [email protected].


Don't See Your Dream Job?

If you would like to submit a resume for future consideration for Simms Fishing Products' positions should they become available, please submit a cover letter and resume by email to [email protected].