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Yard Hand

Company: Safe Harbor Marinas
Location: North Kingstown
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

The Yard Hand is responsible for assisting with carrying out tasks required to successfully achieve the service department objectives.Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesHaul, block and launch boatsPerform general boat maintenance and service work to include, but not limited to: waxing, bottom painting and zinc replacementWork closely with the Yard Foreman and assist fellow crewmembers as neededOperate yard machinery including 75-Ton Travelift, 35-Ton hydraulic trailer, forklift, power washer, etc.Grounds maintenance and marina cleanlinessAvailability to work overtime when requiredCarry out additional duties as assigned by supervisorSafety and Environmental ResponsibilitiesFollow SHM Safety and Environmental rules and complete required related trainingWear proper personal protective equipment (may include safety glasses, gloves, life jackets and/or hard hats) as required for the task or work areaReport all accidents, injuries, spills and near misses immediatelyTechnical and Physical RequirementsHigh school diploma or equivalent preferredPrevious marina experience preferredHeavy forklift experience a plusAbility to ascend and descend a ladderAbility to work in all weather conditionsAbility to work in confined spacesAbility to lift 50 poundsBasic boat handling skills a plusMinimum Soft Skill 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. Safe 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

Keywords: Safe Harbor Marinas, Warwick , Yard Hand, Other , North Kingstown, Rhode Island

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