Friends sailing in Berlin

Antonia Dipner

Become crew in Berlin

At GoBoat we're about to find the perfect team for season 2023 in Berlin. When you work at GoBoat you are a part of our family where togetherness and socializing is an important part of the workplace. We care about having a great time while working. That's the best way for us to give our guests the best experience in our boats.

Who is GoBoat

GoBoat was brought to live in 2014 in Copenhagen with a burning wish to make the water accesable for everybody. We are working to give unique experiences and unforgettable memories on the water to as many as possible.

At GoBoat we respect our surroundings and that's why we treat the waters with great consideration. As daily users of the harbor we have a responsibility for keeping it as clean as possible. Our boats are electrical driven and some are made responsibly. Some are made of reusable plastic while the newest boats and future ones are made of basalt materials.

We have locations all over the world, including Copenhagen, London and Melbourne. We are growing in multiple places worldwide with new locations opening each year while we also implement new concepts. That's why we need more people to join our family and spred GoBoat's maritime vibes.

Who we are looking for

At GoBoat we're looking for energetic young personalities who wants to help us spreading the maritime vibes in Berlin. We are in search for outgoing person who radiates charm and good karma. Our crew are the first our guests meet when they are going sailing. That's why it's important that it is a welcoming and smiling crew that's ready to send guests out on the water. So if you, like us, love being on the water and enjoy being outside, then the job as crew at GoBoat might be perfect for you.

The most important thing is that you have a big drive and are ready to give it your best at work, which is outside 90% of the time. Which is quite nice, when the sun is shining form a clear sky. We're sending a lot of guests out on the water during the year and therefor you must be great at small talking to different people.

Specific qualifications and competences

  • You are meeting stable
  • You are sociable and can talk to all people
  • You can communicate in English, as we have a lot of internationl guests
  • You believe in teamwork and value a strong community
  • It's not a requirement, but and advantage, if you have knowledge of boats and the maritime environment
  • You must be service-minded and always make sure to give our guests the best experience
  • It sounds like a cliché, but it's important to be able to keep a cool head in pressured situations. Summer days are fast-paced and you have to run fast without compromising with the customer experience
  • You take responsibility and make sure you're tasks get done so your colleagues aren't left with your work

Your tasks

  • Sending guest safely on the water in the waters of Berlin
  • Preparation and cleaning of boats
  • Check-in of guests via our booking system
  • Briefing on boat handlung, safety, sailing routes and rules before sending guests on the water
  • Throughout the year we organize a number of event that you will help to facilitate
  • Communication the GoBoat experience to our guests
  • Ensuring the boat dock is clean and presentable
  • Dealing with guests in all situations - good and bad

Practical information

  • We expect you to be able to work evenings, weekends and holidays - in other words, at times when others are free
  • You will have the opportunity to sail for free at selected times
  • We are looking for both midi and mini crew
  • The position is seasonal. Our season run from April 1st 2023 - October 31rd 2023. Work hours will vary depending on wether it's low or high season
  • The workplace is at our locations at Straulauer Allée 3
  • The job is hourly paid
  • You must be at least 18 years old
  • Start will be continuous from April 1st, however you must be able to complete 2 to 4 days of at latest between April 1st - 10th
  • You must not have any planned holidays lasting more than 5 consecutive days during the industrial holidays

We would like you to start no later than May 1st. Your place of work will be at Straulauer Allée 3, where our location is. Here you will have about 5-8 other energic colleagues who, like you, are passionate about giving our guests the best experience on the water.

We're looking forward to hearing from you!