KSEA Employment Opportunities

Thanks for your interest in KSEA.  To apply for a job please contact kseasail@gmail.com. We are currently soliciting applications for the following positions:


ASSISTANT OPTIMIST RACE COACH

Working closely with the Optimist Coach, the Optimist Assistant Coach will be responsible for the daily instruction of all Opti classes.  This may also involve on-the-water coaching at local & travel regattas.

In addition, he/she will:

  • Plan and execute daily lesson plans to refine sailors’ knowledge of rigging & derigging, boat handling, boat speed, basic seamanship and racing rules
  • Assist with Opti fleet maintenance throughout the summer
  • Help to organize and supervise travel to and from local and regional regattas
  • Assist with hosting and running regattas hosted by KSEA
  • Maintain a safe environment for all Opti sailors, both on & off the water

The Opti Assistant Coach must be US Sailing Level 1 certified by the first day of the sailing season. KSEA will assist with the cost of certification. CPR and First Aid certification will be given on site during the first week of the season. Minimum one season of coaching experience preferred.

Please send an email to kseasail@gmail.com if you are interested in the Assistant Opti Coach position.


420 ASSISTANT COACH

Working closely with the Head Instructor/ 420 Coach, the 420 Assistant Coach will be responsible for the daily instruction of all 420 classes.  This will also involve on-the-water coaching at local & travel regattas.

In addition, he/she will:

  • Plan and execute daily lesson plans to refine sailors’ knowledge of boathandling (including spinnaker and trapeze work), boatspeed, tactics and strategy, and racing rules
  • Assist with 420 fleet maintenance throughout the summer
  • Help to organize and supervise travel to and from local and regional regattas
  • Assist with hosting and running regattas hosted by KSEA
  • Maintain a safe environment for all 420 sailors, both on & off the water

The 420 Assistant Coach must be US Sailing Level 1 certified by the first day of the sailing season. KSEA will assist with the cost of certification. CPR and First Aid certification will be given on site during the first week of the season. Minimum one season of coaching experience preferred.

Please send an email to kseasail@gmail.com if you are interested in the Assistant 420 Coach position.