Boat Rigging, Delivery & Sales

West Coast Sailing
709 N COLUMBIA BLVD PORTLAND
PORTLAND, OR 97217
United States

Industry
Sales - Retail
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Security Clearance Required
No
Pay
From $16.50 To $18.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Full Time
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
Some Travel

Job Description
West Coast Sailing’s mission is to help our customers enjoy their free time. Using knowledge, passion, and experience, we take pride in providing outstanding service and great products.

Responsibilities:
• Assemble, clean, and prepare sailboats and kayaks for our customers
• Assemble trailers, dollies, and other accessories
• Load and unload boats on/from containers, semi-trucks, and customer vehicles
• Provide product demonstrations to customers
• Deliver boats to customers with company vehicle and trailer (average 1-2 multi-day trips per month, mostly in OR/WA/BC, with a few longer trips)
• Assist with inside sales of sailboats and kayaks
• Assist with event support and charter boat administration

Measures of Success:
• Boats and products are prepared for customers quickly and with attention to detail
• Customers receive excellent communication as part of a quality customer experience
• Warehouse work areas are kept clean and organized and company equipment is cared for

Compensation and Benefits:
• Competitive hourly compensation
• Company-sponsored health insurance, PTO, Retirement Plan
• Wholesale pricing for employee purchases
• Access to company demo boats for personal use

This is a terrific opportunity to gain experience in a small business and there's room for advancement within the company. If you like the idea of working hard with a high-achieving team to delight our customers, please email your resume and a cover letter!
Job Requirements
• Sailing and kayaking knowledge is desirable
• Experience driving large vehicles and towing trailers is desirable
• Some schedule flexibility is necessary for boat delivery trips
• Forklift experience is a plus, but not necessary
• Must possess a valid driver's license
• Must possess a passport or have the ability to obtain one for travel to Canada
• Ability to lift 50-70 pounds and use hand and power tools. This position will occasionally require moderate physical labor in our warehouse in the course of boat preparation and loading/unloading of boats.
Employer Contact Information
West Coast Sailing
West Coast Sailing
709 N COLUMBIA BLVD PORTLAND
PORTLAND
United States

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