Oct 28, 2019, 3:19 PM
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Cedar Point Yacht Club is seeking a Race Coordinator for our 2020 summer season.
Race Coordinator - Cedar Point YC, Westport, CT
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The Race Coordinator helps ensure high quality racing for Cedar Points nine one-design and PHRF fleets. This is a great opportunity to be involved in all aspects of racing and race management working with a community of sailors who compete nearly every day of the week from Memorial Day to Labor Day and into the fall. The Race Coordinator supports race committees and competitors on the water and works with club managers and volunteers to keep our support fleet and gear in top condition.
Provide a welcoming atmosphere and superior service to enhance the racing experience
Prepare required racing equipment - marks, ground tackle, flags, ollie horn, etc.
Operate and help maintain support boats, including setting and retrieving marks, signaling when appropriate, performing rescue and towing operations when necessary
Track tasks and action items necessary for safe and efficient operation of the equipment and support boats
Proactively track weather, Race Committee attendance and needs, and racing conditions
Post scores to CPYC website and others as needed
Power boat operation CT Safe Boating License required; US Sailing/US Powerboating Safe Powerboat Handling Certification preferred; GPS operation
Basic knowledge of sailboat racing desired, racing experience even better
Ability to improvise and proactively assist members, guests and other staff
This is a full-time position from mid-May through Labor Day, 2020. Pay commensurate with experience.
Learn more about Cedar Point here: http://www.cedarpointyc.org
Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.