Dock Attendant

Rowing Dock Inc Austin, TX $16.00 per hour

Do you love being outdoors? Do you like working at a job where most of your colleagues turn into lifelong friends? Are you someone that loves a good Instagram photo of the lake at sunset? Do you like working in an engaging and friendly environment?  If so, come work at one of the coolest places in Austin right on Lady Bird Lake! Rowing Dock rents a variety of Kayaks, Canoes, and Stand-Up Paddle Boards. If you are looking for a fast-paced, customer-facing, and super fun job... Rowing Dock is the place for you. 

The Role:
The Dock Attendant is the face of Rowing Dock. You are responsible for assisting customers and answering questions about the dock. You take pride in keeping our dock nice, neat, and organized, as well as taking care of the equipment. As a Dock Attendant, you will learn how to properly pair customers with appropriate boats per their body type and skill set, how to help customers in and out of boats, and how to teach customers paddling basics, and most importantly, how to have a good time while doing all of the above!  

Who You Are:
(Please do not apply if you cannot meet ALL guidelines below)

·       You appreciate an incredible customer service experience and will work hard to make it a reality 

·       You’re a talker – you like being social, friendly, and engaging with people

·       You’re comfortable working outside in the heat (this is Texas, y’all! Our summers are HOT).

·       You’re into staying fit and healthy 

·       You’re always up for a good time but you’re also responsible and professional (Tardiness and absenteeism are NOT tolerated)

·       You’re available weekends and holidays

·       You’re over the age of 18 and have reliable transportation to/from work

·       You can commit to working at Rowing Dock for six months or longer. We are looking for dedicated members to join our team. If you are looking for stop gap employment, please do not apply.

What our Current/Past Employees Say:

·       “Everyone at Rowing Dock is like family. We spent a bunch of time together, both at work and after work. These people became real friends not just work friends.”

·       “I loved my experience at the dock and ended up meeting my fiancée working there. We became really good friends with the other employees and managers. It’s such a friendly, outgoing group of people.”

·       “Rowing Dock is such a fun and outgoing place. It’s really easy to crack jokes, mess with each other, and create a good family-friendly environment. The owners and manager created a really good family culture with events which made it easy for everyone to get along and work hard for each other.”

·       “Most of the people that work at Rowing Dock have a really active lifestyle. Everyone was so fun and you’re getting to work out while enjoying the weather. We would bring our pup by after hours and go out on the water with friends.”


·       We provide paid training including First Aid/CPR certifications

·       Hourly Wages

o    $16/Hour for entry-level/first season Dock Attendants

o    $18/Hour if promoted to a leadership role

o    $20/Hour for guided paddles and events team pay (training included)

·       We also offer FREE rentals for staff and their family and friends!


·       Dock Attendants work between 2 and 5 shifts a week. This is a part-time job; please do not apply if you expect full-time hours.

·       Shifts are 4-6 hours in length

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