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Lead Sailboat Rigger

Company: Safe Harbor Marinas
Location: Salem
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:

The Lead Sailboat Rigger will effectively and efficiently install, maintain, repair, and replace sailboat rigging and sail systems. Must be mechanically inclined and experienced in use of basic hand tools, air tools and electric power tools. This role may also be referred to as Technician (Rigger).Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesUnstep and step mastsAssemble and disassemble sparsTune standing riggingConnect and troubleshoot mast lights and wiringInstall booms, sails, running riggingPrepare sailboats to safely sailSplice lines, service winches and furling systems-both manual and electrical/hydraulic.Service sailboat steering systems and deck hardwareWax and clean sparsInspect and estimate repairsMust possess own toolsAvailability to work overtime in order to meet deadlinesOther duties as assigned by ManagerSafety and Environmental ResponsibilitiesFollow SHM Safety and Environmental rules and complete required related training.Wear proper personal protective equipment (may include safety glasses, gloves, life jackets and/or hard hats) as required for the task or work area.Report all accidents, injuries, spills and near misses immediately.Technical and Physical RequirementsHigh school diploma or equivalent preferredSailing knowledge preferredHoisting/Crane Operator experience preferredPrevious experience preferred, willing to trainABYC and/or manufacturer certifications preferredAbility to ascend and descend a ladderMust carry own toolsFamiliarity with boats and nomenclatureAbility to lift 100 poundsAbility to work in all weather conditionsBasic boat handling skills preferredAbility to hang, move, twist, and climb with loadsMust be able to go aloftMinimum Soft Skills QualificationsEagerness to engage in a growing, fast paced, and industry-leading companyConsistently treats others with dignity and respectGenuinely serves others with humility and a positive attitudeFrequently demonstrates a bias toward actionAlways communicates effectively and courteously with fellow teammates and membersContinuously follows policies and procedures while seeking out new and better ways of accomplishing dutiesShows resolve and overcomes difficulties in a positive and productive mannerGladly provides responsive, and high level of service to our teammates and membersEagerly puts forth the extra effort to accomplish dutiesAdapts quickly and efficiently to changing priorities in order to meet teammate or member needsThe CompanySafe Harbor Marinas, LLC (SHM) is the largest owner and operator of marinas in the world. As a fast-growing company, SHM cultivates a team dynamic of passionate individuals led by the sharpest minds in the industry in order to serve the vibrant boating community that encompasses the SHM network. SHM teammates are committed to thinking critically, providing outstanding service and building relationships with all that we serve. SHM offers professional education and training opportunities and the chance to work with and learn from highly experienced professionals in the marine industry. In addition, SHM offers eligible employees healthcare benefits, 401(k) plans, paid time off, and relocation opportunities. #techniciancareersSafe Harbor Marinas provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applications for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Safe Harbor complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Additional disclosures available at Jobble

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