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Below are the current career opportunities available within Purple Wave, Inc. Apply for any of these positions by sending your cover letter and resume to


Customer Development Specialist – Manhattan, KS

Purple Wave seeks to hire a customer development specialist to join our growing company. This full-time position will be based out of our Manhattan, Kansas office. The primary responsibility of this role is to provide a high level of phone and email-based service to our diverse network of over 100,000 customers. This position provides proactive customer support with our bidding process and works alongside the customer service, sales, and marketing departments.

Requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to speak clearly and competently both over the phone and in-person. Preference will be given to applicants with an undergraduate degree in a related field, prior experience, an equipment background, or bilingual capabilities.

This position offers competitive compensation and benefits including 401k, health-vision-dental insurance, vacation, and holiday pay.


Auction Specialist – Wichita, Kansas

Purple Wave, Inc. seeks to hire an auction specialist in the Wichita, Kansas area.  The auction specialist will primarily travel regionally taking digital photos and videos of heavy construction and ag equipment.  He/she will also gather critical information about the equipment being sold and submit this information to the internal Purple Wave web operations team.

Qualified candidates will be self-motivated individuals with excellent people skills, they will have heavy equipment knowledge, strong computer skills and be able to travel at a moment’s notice.  Bid calling skills and auction experience are not required.

Compensation and benefits include a bi-weekly base salary, monthly service commissions, a vehicle allowance, 401(k) retirement plan, health, dental, and vision insurance, vacation and holiday pay.


To apply for any of the above positions please send a cover letter and resume to or mail it to HR Dept. Purple Wave, Inc. 825 Levee Dr., Manhattan, KS 66502.  Purple Wave, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).