Current Vacancies

Do you have what it takes to join our team?

A competitive package is offered and applicants should forward a comprehensive C.V. and expected remuneration in confidence to the Human Resources Manager, RHKYC, Kellett Island, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong or email hrm@rhkyc.org.hk

(all applications will be treated the strictest confidence and personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only)


 

BOATYARD MANAGER | CLUB OPERATIONS MANAGER

 

Boatyard Manager

The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club is looking for a high caliber individual to fill the post of Boatyard Manager which will become vacant in August 2021.

This is a Head of Department position reporting directly to the General Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating, overseeing and managing the day-to-day repair and maintenance activities of what is a very busy yard.  Whilst technical knowledge, leadership skills and management experience are all very important criteria, it will be equally important that the successful candidate has a positive, proactive attitude and show good interpersonal and communication skills with members and staff alike.

  • Review current practices, procedures and policies and make recommendations for any improvements that are required in the short, medium and long terms.
  • Ensure the appropriate resources are in place to support and facilitate the yard activities in a safe, cost effective, professional, environmental and sustainable way.
  • Lead a team of workers and sub-contractors to handle the day-to-day boat repair and maintenance works for both large and small racing and cruising yachts, and the club’s fleet of race management and support boats.
  • Set up, implement and review maintenance programs for the boat fleet under repair.
  • Provide technical advice and recommendations and prepare quotations on repairs and improvement works for members on their yachts.
  • Proactively update members on the progress of any work being carried out in the yard.
  • Prepare forecasts and budgets for the yard operation and report on monthly performance.
  • Perform ad-hoc duties as assigned.

We look for an experienced professional with:

  • Vocational/Technical School Certificate in related disciplines.
  • Preferably 10 years’ experience in managing a yard or in a similar yachting environment.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and customer service skills. 
  • Problem solving skills along with experience in costing, quality control, health and safety and environmental aspects.
  • A natural commitment to achieving customer satisfaction from all work carried out by the yard.
  • Practical and proven knowledge in repair and maintenance of small, large, traditional and modern racing and cruising yachts.
  • Excellent time-management and facilitation skills with the ability to supervise work in the agreed order of priorities.
  • Sound management skills with an ability to manage, motivate and lead the whole boatyard team (including workers and sub-contractors) to achieve the desired result.
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications.
  • Good command of written and spoken English.  An ability to communicate in Cantonese is an added advantage.

We offer an attractive remuneration and excellent fringe benefits package to the right candidate. Interested parties should submit a comprehensive CV together with expected salary to the Human Resources Manager, RHKYC, Kellett Island, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong or email hrm@rhkyc.org.hk


 

Club Operations Manager

This position is a senior management role with direct report to the General Manager and is responsible for overseeing the daily operation of food and beverage, housekeeping and technical service and the health, safety and sustainability aspects for three clubhouses located at Kellett Island, Middle Island and Shelter Cove.

Directly supervises the Executive Chef, Banquet Manager, F&B Outlet Managers, House Manager, Facilities and Technical Manager and the Manager – Health, Safety and Sustainability.  Plan and implement budgets, hire, train and supervise subordinates and apply relevant marketing principles to assure that the needs of club members and their guests are consistently exceeded.

To be actively involved in the planning of and the opening of new or to be renovated F&B projects or Clubhouse facilities when they arise at all three clubhouses.

We are looking for an experienced professional with:

  • A proven record of achievement in the Club or Hospitality Industry.
  • Strong leadership and management skills.
  • Extensive knowledge of Food & Beverage Operations, the associated legislation and compliance requirements.
  • A proven track record of innovative and successful, large and small scale, events and promotions.
  • A positive approach to team building, promoting effective communication and be capable of instilling a strong, colabarative work ethic among all departments.
  • Ability to plan and implement improved workplace practices and procedures.
  • A good communicator, both written and spoken.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office software.

We offer attractive remuneration and excellent fringe benefits to the right candidate.  Interested parties should submit a comprehensive CV with expected salary to the Human Resources Manager, RHKYC, Kellett Island, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong or email hrm@rhkyc.org.hk