Boatbuilding Instructor Opportunity

Join the team at the Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding whose vision is to offer the world’s premier educational experience for learning craftsmanship through boatbuilding. You will work with a team of instructors teaching highly-motivated students using a hands-on apprenticeship-style of learning.  As a degree-granting, accredited school, NWSWB requires faculty to demonstrate both experience in the trade and ability to teach.  Instructors use teaching methods such as lectures, demonstrations, student feedback, homework assignments, and leading boat building projects.  These methods are modeled using industry standards in safety, craftsmanship, and project management.

  • Minimum 8 years experience working in the wooden boat building trade.
  • Demonstrated lofting experience
  • Previous teaching experience
  • Demonstrated project management skills.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Certifications in First Aid/CPR and forklift
    operation a plus

Full Job Description

Send cover letter, resume and completed application to:
Sean Koomen
42 N. Water Street
Port Hadlock, WA 98339