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Yachtshop is the premium ‘marine equipment specialists’ based at both Holyhead & Conwy marinas.

Primarily a boating equipment store, selling both leisure and technical clothing along with general chandlery. We also represent some of the best brands in the world for new RIBs and outboard engines.

We are looking for part time assistants for both stores to cover the majority of Fridays & Saturdays in a month, with extra days being offered when required or at peak times within our summer season, including occasional weeks holiday cover for our full time members of staff.

The role is initially being offered as a seasonal agreement from April through to September however may be extended and developed onwards for the right candidate.

The position is customer facing both in the store and over the phone. A polite, professional manor is insisted upon at all times. An enthusiasm to learn and a can-do (or figure it out) attitude is essential.

Training will be given on our systems and with any technical knowledge gaps.

Modern retail is diverse and dynamic. The position offered covers all aspects of general retail but not limited to:

General selling of goods via our P.O.S till system.
Offering helpful, advice to customers when required.
Processing and packaging of website orders.
Merchandising, presenting, cleaning and tidying of the store on a rolling basis.
General admin of our stock controls and basic website maintenance.

Desirable skills:

An enthusiasm and interest in sailing, boating, water sports and/or the outdoors in general.
Previous sales experience.
Computer literate including basic working knowledge of Microsoft office.
An eye for detail, cleanliness and organisation.
Will be completely reliable and trustworthy.

Salary is dependent on age and experience.

Please email cover letter and CV to

Yachtshop comprises a small, yet experienced team based on the shore-front of both Holyhead Marina, located on the Isle of Anglesey and Conwy Boatfolk Marina situated in the Conwy Estuary. Both on the glorious North Wales coast!

Yachtshop are the dealers in North Wales for the epic Highfield R.I.B's, Humber R.I.B's as well as Honda Marine, Raymarine, Garmin and Suzuki outboards to mention only a few!! Full chandlery, boat yard facilities and marina allow us to offer the total service.

As individuals - we sail, powerboat, windsurf, kitesurf. We fix boats, play with boats, clean and maintain boats. Our combined hands on knowledge of the sports and activities you love mean we can advise on all aspects.

Holyhead is a 24hr, deep-water, lock-free port, centrally located on the Irish Sea coast, within easy reach of several major cities both in the UK & Ireland. It lies in a well-protected position due east of Holyhead Mountain, shielded from the Irish Sea by the historic, 1.5 mile long, breakwater. 3 hours 50 Minutes from London via Virgin Trains, 1 hour 50 minutes from Manchester and 1 hour 30 minutes from Liverpool means that Anglesey is a great location to keep your boat and spend some time.

We work hard and in earnest to provide you with the best service possible.

Please browse our departments and see how we can make your yachting and boating experience a better one.

Team Yachtshop