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Dock Attendant

Swan Bay Developers LLC
43615 State Route 12, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607
From $15 an hour - Temporary, Part-time, Full-time


43615 State Route 12, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607

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  • Employee discount

Full job description

Job Title: Dock Attendant

Supervisor: Maintenance & Marina Manager / Lead Dock Attendant

Job Summary:
The Marina at Swan Bay Resort offers 100+ Slips, Watercraft Rentals & and an onsite Boat Launch. Swan Bay is seeking Dock Attendants that provide top notch customer service while projecting a professional demeanor. As a result, we expect the Dock Attendants to be cheerful, engaging, knowledgeable and courteous towards customers. Additionally, safety is of the utmost importance, therefore; Dock Attendants are to perform their duties in a manner that assures safety for themselves, the customer & the Marina property. The Attendants may often work alone or with little supervision and must be trusted to get the job done in a professional manner. There is a lot of responsibility with this position and the day-to-day tasks can be numerous. This position is Seasonal (May-October) with Full-Time and Part-Time positions available. Pay is based upon experience. Dock Attendant hours range from 8am-8pm, 7 days a week, so flexibility in your schedule is a must.

Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Performing daily opening & closing job duties, daily dock walks, and grounds maintenance
  • Memorizing watercraft rental rates and marina policies
  • Becoming knowledgeable in our RMS Booking system for rental reservations and cashing customers out
  • Issuing receipts, refunds, credit or change due to customers precisely & accurately
  • Cleaning docks, pedestals, walkways, sidewalks, equipment, weeding, removing trash, stocking supplies and organizing all other areas of the facility
  • Maintaining a fuel logbook
  • Performing pump outs and maintaining equipment sanitation procedures as needed
  • Maintaining the exterior of our Boat Rental “On The Rocks”
  • Keeping the water feature and pool areas neat and organized; maintaining proper chlorine and pH levels
  • Ensuring that all rental boats are clean and filled with oil and fuel; checking for Coast Guard requirements
  • Assist with docking boats; knowing how to properly tie a boat up
  • Assist and support any special events that may take at the Marina’s Pavilion
  • Completing any additional tasks asked for by management and/or Lead Dock Attendant

Essential Qualifications:

  • Uphold Swan Bay’s values of: Service, Betterment & Reliability
  • A professional and cheerful working attitude
  • Continuously adhere to Swan Bay Resort’s dress code
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of boating is a plus, but all are encouraged to apply
  • Knowledge of the St. Lawrence River and surrounding areas is a plus
  • Specific physical demands are required, please see “Physical Demands” section
  • A drive to work in a fast-paced environment and the ability to quickly switch between tasks is required.
  • The ability to count register drawers and give/receive cash and card payments is required.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays
  • Position comes with an employee discount on merchandise

Education: High School or equivalent is preferred.

Position: Seasonal /Full-Time or Part-Time


  • Up to 8hr shifts, 7 days a week (open 8am-8pm)
  • Day & Afternoon Shifts
  • Holidays

Location: Marina

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee:

  • Must be able to lift at least 30-35lbs
  • May have to lift, carry or push up to 80lbs
  • Must be able to sit or stand for up to an 8hr period
  • Must be able to operate small handheld and power tools
  • Must be able to work in wet and slippery conditions with caution
  • Must be able to work outside during the Summer months where shade is often provided
  • Additionally, must be able to withstand temperature extremes in outdoor environments and inclement weather (ex: covering boats in sudden downpour)
  • Is regularly required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop; kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear and taste or smell

Job Types: Temporary, Part-time, Full-time

Pay: From $15.00 per hour


  • Employee discount


  • 8 hour shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Alexandria Bay, NY 13607: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Boating/Marina: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: In person