Weekend Help & Sailing Instructors Needed | Sailing | Austin Sailboat Rentals



Are you a motivated hard-worker looking for a fun, outdoor job?

Austin Sailboat Rentals is hiring conscientious individuals to work on the weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) during our their summer season at our sailing site located on Lake Travis.  Candidates must be eager to learn and able to work with the public.

Positions available include:

  • boat launch staff
  • sailing instructors

Safety and Customer Service are our number one priorities.  We are looking for friendly people with positive attitudes who are excited about working with the vacationing and the local public.

Due to the physicalness of many of the positions at ASR, all new employees will, once hired, enter a 2-week probationary period at the beginning of their work. This allows you and us to make certain that ASR is a good fit.



This is a physically demanding job. Applicants must be able to lift and haul heavy kayaks, sailboats, canoes, and equipment.  Applicants must be able to walk in lake water, swim, and work outdoors in very hot and humid conditions.

Starting pay $9 per hour

Tasks include:

  • Give basic paddling instructions
  • Give boundaries and routes
  • Go over safety instructions and weather concerns
  • Help customers get fitted in their PFD’s, kayaks and SUPs
  • Assist customers in getting in and out of the boats
  • Load kayak and SUP trailer
  • Rig sailboats and haul to water
  • Load and unload kayaks and SUPs in and out of storage rack
  • Clean boats
  • Must enjoy talking with customers to ensure positive experience
  • Basic maintenance on PFDs and boats

Employees must become proficient in kayaking skills, lake routes, boating rules and sailing.  On the job training will be provided. Completing the Texas Boaters Safety Certification online course is desired.

Send resume or inquires to ginny@austinsail.com



Do you know how to sail?  Have you ever taught sailing?  Are you a certified sailing instructor?  If you answered yes to one of these and have a desire to instructor, then please contact us.  Austin Sailboat Rentals is currently looking for weekend instructors, instructors with flexible schedules during the weekdays, and instructors for a summer sailing camp program.  Starting pay $12 per hour.

Send resume or inquires to ginny@austinsail.com