Hodgdon Yachts – Boothbay Boat Rental Fleet Manager (Southport)


The Boothbay Boat Rental Fleet Manager (FM) is responsible for all elements of managing and maintaining our fleet of six rental boats and all associated equipment and gear. The FM will be the primary contact point for current and prospective renters, and as such operates as the face of the company. Although a regular schedule is preferable, flexible hours will be necessary at times of check-out/check-in or other unexpected times.

This is a full-time seasonal role running from May 1st, 2023 through October 15th, 2023

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Guide renter through rental process.

  • Check boats out, check boats in. Inspect for damage pre and post rental. Make sure returning boats are fully fueled upon return and properly cleaned. Follow all company rental procedures.

  • Provide safety equipment and boat use education to renter.

  • Maintain cleanliness of boats.

  • Document and file all aspects of each rental from inquiry through check in.

  • Identify items and corresponding cost of items and tabulate bills using an iPad or similar mobile device.

  • Issue receipts, refunds, credit, or change due to renter accurately.

  • Maintain awareness of safety issues and report them immediately to your manager.

  • Coordinate maintenance of the fleet with the Outboard Service Manager.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Must have or be able to obtain a Maine Boater Safety Card and successfully pass required criminal background checks.

  • Must have a current driver’s license and a clean driving record.

  • Demonstrable experience in coastal waters navigation and all aspects of seamanship.

  • Small craft boat handling skills and understanding marine weather.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Experience maintaining a boat rental fleet

  • Diverse experience with motorized boats

  • 1-3 years customer service experience in a marine environment

Note: Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

If you are interested in joining our team, please email: [email protected].