Part-Time Sailing Captain (Multiple Openings)
Wrightsville Performance Sailing’s part time captain is responsible for single handedly running private cruises and lessons on our 26’ J/80 sailboat. The captain prepares the boat for an outing, greets WPS customers, facilitates paperwork execution, provides a fun, safe and enjoyable sailing experience, collects payment and thoroughly cleans and prepares the boat for the next departure. Attention to customer anxieties and a cool, calm, demeanor are essential traits. The captain must manage customer expectations and use discretion and safety standards for deciding when to sail. The captain must have a valid USCG captain’s license and ample sailing experience with a safe track record. Priority is given to captains with US Sailing instructor ratings. Outings are scheduled as booked; candidate must have flexible hours and should expect some weekend work with the majority of trips taking place from June-September. Compensation is hourly and based on experience and professional qualifications.
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