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Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron
Kirribilli, New South Wales (NSW), Australia (on-site)
30 days ago
Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron
Kirribilli, New South Wales (NSW), Australia
30 days ago
Job Type
Job Duration
70,000.00 - 90,000.00
Min Experience
1-2 Years
Min Education
Required Travel
Salary - Currency
Australian Dollars
Salary - Type
Yearly Salary
Job Function
Boatyard Manager


Join the Team at Australia’s Premier Yacht Club!

We believe the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron is Australia’s premier yacht club. We are a private members’ club, proud of our history and excited about a vibrant, dynamic future. Located in Kirribilli, near Milsons Point train station, we are seeking a hands-on, Boat Yard professional to assist in the leadership and management of our Waterfront team. 

About the role

As the Assistant Waterfront Manager, you'll play a crucial role in the day-to-day operations of our busy Boat Yard and Waterfront services. Reporting to the Waterfront Manager, you'll be responsible for scheduling boat maintenance/repair work, managing resources, generating quotes, responding to member queries, and ensuring the highest safety standards are met and maintained. This is a fast-paced role where no two days are the same.


Key responsibilities

·       Lead the successful daily operation of the Boat Yard and Waterfront Services.

·       Maximise efficiency by ensuring cradles are occupied to capacity, driving strong financial returns for the Squadron.

·       Assign duties, provide hands-on support, and manage workload distribution to meet tight deadlines.

·       Interact with members to provide quotes and keep them informed on the progress of their boat repairs.

·       Maintain quality control standards and manage the maintenance of equipment and boats.

·       Operate the tender boat service and the Travel Lift as needed.

·       Conduct regular internal safety audits and checks. Update risk assessments and be part of the Squadron workplace safety committee.

·       Maintain the Boat Yard to safety, security, and cleanliness standards.

·       Create rosters and quotes using club software and provide hands-on training to the team.

·       Conduct ‘tool box’ talks and hands on training to ensure ongoing development of the team.   

·       Foster positive relationships and work productively with other RSYS departments to ensure collaboration to deliver successful Waterfront based events.    

About you

You are an experienced Boat Yard/Waterfront specialist who is looking to take the next step in your emerging Waterfront career. You are strong on the tools and familiar with equipment used in waterfront repairs. Your marine trade background will set you apart from others. You are a people person and love to lead by example. You have sound computer literacy and can pick up new software quickly. Your knack for managing multiple deadlines and inspiring others sets you apart. Plus, you're dedicated to delivering exceptional customer service on time, every time. 

About us

Joining the RSYS team means joining a passionate community that values personal and professional development. We reward and acknowledge our team members and offer perks like daily gourmet lunches, onsite parking, and breathtaking water views.

We Look Forward to Hearing from You

If you believe this opportunity aligns with your career aspirations, we encourage you to apply by submitting your CV and a cover letter detailing why you are the perfect fit for this role. We appreciate your interest and the time you invest in applying for this position.

Job ID: 72887766

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