Sailing Director

Lahaina Yacht Club
835 Front St.
Lahaina, HI 96761
United States

Industry
Sailing Management
Job Start Date
2/4/2019
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Employment Type
Full Time
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
Some Travel

Job Description
The Lahaina Yacht Club in beautiful Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii is seeking an experienced full time Sailing Director who is passionate about sailing and growing participation in the sport at all levels. This is a full time position and will report to the General Manager, with guidance from the Sailing Committee. The preferred start date will be in the month of February 2019.
This is a new position at LYC, and it will call for creativity, and strong motivation to build on our existing junior and adult programs. You will be responsible for managing, promoting, and growing the participation, and skills in adult and junior sailing at the club. Using your career sailing experience, managerial and organizational skills you will need to develop and grow a range of exciting, relevant programs and events to bring more members and non-members onto the water. You will be running and expanding our Learn to Sail and Junior Race Team programs; teaching with a focus on fun, learning, and safety. A strong background in sailing, coaching, and understanding water safety is essential. You will need experience in organizing and running events for dinghies and keelboats. You will be at least a qualified Level 1 instructor or equivalent. A college degree is preferred, but not required.
Established in 1965, LYC maintains a proud boating tradition in one of the most spectacular parts of the Hawaiian Islands. The club has a fleet of club boats for the junior sailing program along with an Olson 30 keelboat. We also host the bi-annual Victoria to Maui International yacht race. We have a growing, active, friendly membership with an appetite for more sailing activities. The club website is https//www.lyc.us
LYC offers a competitive salary, and benefits opportunity for this position.
Please submit your detailed resume and sailing accomplishments to the General Manager at gm@lyc.us
Employer Contact Information

Geoffrey Bourne

HI
United States

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