The Yard Foreman will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the marine facility and for maintaining the club’s heavy equipment which includes a travel lift, two mobile cranes, a loader, hydraulic trailers and a pile driver.
The successful candidate will also responsible for the supervision of the yard crew which normally consists of two or three individuals.
The candidate must have strong interpersonal skills and be able to maintain a professional and cordial relationship with all stakeholders, including the club executive, club members, visitors and management.
Necessary skills also include familiarity with the operation and maintenance of heavy equipment and general mechanical skills (Journeyman level would be an asset). Prior experience in marina and boat yard operations or the marine industry would be an asset.
The position runs from approximately mid- March to late November.
Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.
The Royal Kennebeccassis Yacht Club provides services to approximately 200 yacht owning members from its facility at 1042 Millidge avenue in Saint John, NB. The facility is located on the Kennebecasis river and consists of a 200-berth marina, a club house, spar shed/workshop and a storage area for boats in the winter.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: $35,000.00 to $45,000.00 /year
- English (Preferred)