Boat Hauler

MacDougalls Cape Cod Marine Service Inc - Falmouth, MA


Job Description : Hauling Crew

Reports To: Technical Director of Yard Operations

Position Summary:

Hauling Crew is responsible for assuring the safe water borne moving or towing, and land borne hauling, stowage and launching of all boats. Safe handling of the boats is the primary requirement of the job followed by working in cooperation with yard priorities to make the facility run smoothly. Maintain a spotless and clutter free workplace along with an orderly work environment. All work must be performed with an attitude of excellence, a conscientious attention to detail and fastidious yacht manners.

Responsibilities Include

  • Operating a Forklift, Travel Lift and Hydraulic trailer for launching and retrieving boats between storage racks, inside storage, land and water in a safe manner
  • Ensure that all boats ashore have blocking and jack stands safely positioned.
  • Ensure that boats afloat are properly tied and secure to minimize damage.
  • Maintain equipment for moving and storing boats according to procedure.
  • Maintain spotless and clutter free sheds along with an orderly yard environment.
  • Work in conjunction with yard management to organize boat moves and plan winter storage locations.
  • Maintain and install under water gear according to procedure.
  • May assist in other areas such as paint and fiberglass on an as needed basis.
  • Work on weekends/holidays during season
  • Perform other duties assigned as required.


Education: High School diploma or equivalent

Certifications: 1C Certification or Forklift/Travel Lift Certifications, Valid Driver’s License

Experience: 2 years experience operating forklift

Compensation: Will be based on experience

Job Type: Full-time


  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location