Boat Technician

Would you like to work with the most successful national sailing team in Olympic history?
GBR gold medal winning 49er sailing in front of the crowds at London 2012 Olympics

We are looking for a boat technician to join our team in Portland, Dorset.

You will be working alongside the British Sailing Team’s Chief Technical Officer and Boatbuilder to prepare and maintain a variety of Olympic sailing dinghies and boards, and to help with the day to day running of the workshop.

High level practical skills, measurement experience, and attention to detail, ideally in boatbuilding or surface finishing, are required. In addition, you will need to be able problem solve, work independently, and have good people skills.

Does this sound like you? If so, please contact for an informal chat.

The RYA is committed to equality of opportunity.

As an equal opportunity and disability confident employer, we celebrate and welcome diversity in all its forms and believe that a diverse workforce boosts innovation, productivity, and creativity.

We are dedicated to promoting equity, diversity and inclusion and strive to be an inclusive and diverse workplace where everyone can be their authentic selves. We would particularly encourage applications from ethnically diverse candidates who are currently underrepresented at the RYA.

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