Boat Fulfillment Associate
West Coast Sailing
709 N COLUMBIA BLVD PORTLAND
Job Posting: Seasonal Boat Rigging and Delivery Associate
West Coast Sailing’s mission is to get more people on the water and help them enjoy their free time. The Boat Fulfillment Team has the critical responsibility of preparing boats for our customers so that they are confident and excited to get on the water.
The Boat Rigging & Delivery Associate works under direction of the Boat Fulfillment Leader. Each day, they are called on to physically prepare and load boats, communicate with customers over phone and email, clean work spaces, and drive a large van and trailer for one to four days at a time. They also contribute to West Coast Sailing’s Event Support, which involves the administration of charter boats at events and on-site retail sales. This is a full-time, seasonal position.
Prepare Boats for Customers
• Assemble, clean and prepare boats for delivery
• Assemble trailers and dollies and install accessories on boats
• Load and unload boats from containers, semi-trucks and customer vehicles
• Check in, inspect, and photograph used boats
• Maintain a clean and organized work space and tool bench
Deliver Boats to Customers
• Drive a van with a large trailer and deliver boats to customers up to 1,200 miles away
• Communicate with customers on delivery scheduling and provide an in-person rigging demonstration
• Make our customers proud to do business with our staff of passionate and dedicated dinghy sailors.
Event Support & Charters
• Administer charter (rental) boats at sailing regattas
• Sell sailing products on site at events
• Basic knowledge of small sailboats and sailing gear
• Good driving record, valid driver’s license, and experience towing trailers
• Able to move and carry 80lbs.
• Comfortable with a variety of hand and power tools
• Able to work comfortably in a confined space (ie container or trailer)
• Friendly and helpful attitude
Why work at West Coast Sailing?
• Competitive hourly compensation
• Hands on, fast-paced work environment
• Wholesale pricing for employee purchases
• Access to company demo boats for personal use
Please respond with resume including sailing experience by email
Employer Contact Information
West Coast Sailing
709 N COLUMBIA BLVD