Employment Opportunity at OWRC: Dockmaster

Open Water Rowing Center Dockmaster

Position Description

Open Water Rowing Center is searching for a person with outstanding customer service attitude and water sport experience to join our boathouse.

Preferred Personal Qualifications:

  • Customer service experience with strong customer relations skills.
  • Sculling/rowing experience preferred but not required.
  • Ability to understand and explain our rowing programs and equipment.
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Ability to lift 40 lbs. overhead

Detailed Work Activities:

Public & Membership Relations

  • Keep staff and members aware of safety issues.
  • Maintain excellent relations with members and general public.
  • Assist members in launch and retrieval of shells.
  • Schedule members and general public for shell use, coaching and lessons.
  • Assist staff, coaches, members and volunteers as needed.
  • Act as first safety responder, maintaining contact with emergency staff as needed.
  • Help maintain retail operation.
  • Receive payments and account for as trained by staff.

Coaching, Lessons & Races

  • Keep members aware of coaching programs available through discussion.
  • Help organize and execute all events the club participates in.
  • Rowing lessons included as part of training.
  • Coaching opportunities available with experience.


Job Summary

Job Location: Sausalito, CA 94965
Starting Salary: Depending on experience ~16.00-18.00/hr
Hours/Week: Saturday, Sundays ~7:15am-1pm
Education: Some College or equivalent preferred
Licenses, Certificates, or Registrations: CPR/First Aid (preferred)
Years of Water Sport Experience: 1-2
Position Start Date: Immediately
Reports To: Rowing Center Manager

If you are interested, please contact Pam @ 415.332.1091 or send resume to OWRC@OWRC.com for more information.