Dock Attendant at Stow Lake Boathouse

The Boathouse at Stow Lake in Golden Gate Park is currently accepting applications for attendants.

Golden Gate Park’s largest body of water, Stow Lake, is a picturesque spot for strolling, picnicking, and pedaling around the famous Strawberry Hill Island in boats rented at the Stow Lake Boathouse . With it’s rich history, dating back to the 1800’s, visitors can enjoy the serenity of gliding across the lake and creating memories that will last a lifetime! Our full time Associates at Stow Lake Boathouse enjoy competitive pay and benefits while gaining valuable training and experience.

Summary of Position:

Responsible for providing an extraordinary guest experience by offering friendly and courteous service as well as a safe boating experience.


  • Prepare the Boathouse for the day; string boats to dock, place life jackets in appropriate place outside, place cleaning supplies outside, bring trash receptacles to designated areas
  • Assist guests in the rental of boats; safely help load and unload guests from boats
  • Responsible for setting up signs and maps at the beginning of each day
  • Always be present on the dock and provide warm and friendly customer service to each guest
  • Ensure that boats are clean, batteries boarding boats
  • Ensure that boats are properly stowed and cleaned in the boathouse at the end of day
  • Ensure cleanliness of dock area (hosing down dock) at the beginning of the day and is clean of trash at the end of the day
  • Perform weekly upkeep/draining/cleaning of boats inside and outside boat shed; follow weekly cleaning schedule

Apply for this position online at Indeed