Dock Hand\Bar Back at OBW

Okoboji Boat Works is currently accepting applications for summer Dock Hand\Bar Back Staff

Dock Hand/Barback must be outgoing, dependable, responsible, courteous, friendly and be a team player as well as work individually at times.  Candidates should have general knowledge of boats and have a want-to-work attitude.  The summer work schedule will be a mandatory 6 days per week with required weekend hours.

Duties and Responsibilities

Perform daily dock hand duties

Require work on weekends

Assist boaters docking when arriving and departing marina

Fueling rental and customer boats and waverunners

Basic maintenance of items in and around marina, such as cleaning restrooms, removing trash and parking lot

Pump out boats

Clean seaweed from slips

Clean boats

Clean and maintain appearance of excursion boats for public and private cruises

Efficiently and continuously re-stock bartender serving stations with liquor, ice, fruit, straws and napkins as necessary for bartender use

Weekend and holiday work is required.  Job is available from May through September.  Qualified candidates must be available until August 15th and return to work Labor Day weekend.

If you meet these requirements and are interested in applying, please apply online or email or apply in person at the Convenience Store at Okoboji Boat Works.  


Paper Application

If you prefer a paper application, download below and submit by email or drop it off.

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