Weekend Launch Driver

We seek a responsible Launch Driver with experience driving power boats and a United States Coast Guard credential to operate our launch service during the weekends this summer. The Weekend Launch Driver is responsible for bringing customers to and from their boats located in Arey’s Pond, keeping the launch vessel clean and ready for passengers, and assisting customers as needed. The pace of this job varies based on the day’s weather and tide. On busier days the launch driver can expect to do a dozen or more trips, and on slower days there may be only a few. On bad weather days, launch service may be canceled.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Bring customers to and from their boats moored in Arey’s Pond
  • Communicate with customers via a handheld VHF radio
  • Keep the launch vessel clean and ready for passengers
  • Keep docks clear and coil dock lines
  • Pump out Arey’s Pond dinghies
  • Assist customers as needed
  • All other job responsibilities as required

Job Requirements:

  • Must be available to work Saturday and Sunday from 8am-5pm from May 27th through September 3rd
  • Ability to safely operate a powerboat and land on moored boats and docks in all conditions
  • Ability to side tow a vessel
  • Ability to operate a handheld VHF radio
  • Launch Tender’s License (USCG Limited Master) OR Captain’s License (USCG OUPV/Six Pack License or USCG Master License)
  •  Driver’s License

Pay: $25-$27 an hour, with ability to receive tips

This is a part time, seasonal, position that is not eligible for benefits. Hours are Saturdays and Sundays 8am-5pm from May 27th through September 3rd. Launch Service may be canceled due to inclement weather.