Handyman for a Sailboat

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The Exchange

We are looking for a skilled handy worker who can help maintain our Hostel's 32 foot sailboat. The majority of the time you will be improving the boat. When the boat has a tour you can help learn how to drive and operate the boat. Maintenance Tasks include: - Cleaning Interior and Exterior - Sanding - Painting - Varnishing Wood - minor plumbing - minor electrical - Random general maintenance

What you offer

18 hours of help per week

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs or building.

What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

Discounts on Parties: Get discounts at nearby parties and clubs.

Discounts on Tours: Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Tours: We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!

Free Parties: Get free entrance for the best parties in town.

Free Events: Get free entrance for the best events in town.

Pub Crawls: Be a part of our pub crawls at local bars!

Surfboards: You can use our surfboards as much as you want.

Yoga classes: Take free yoga classes at our place.

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.


Over 18 years old

Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Activities & Shift

-(4) Six Hour shifts per week at the boat. (not including transportation time)
- Lead one activity or help cook one family meal per week at the hostel


Accommodation will be provided at either the ITH Adventure Hostel or ITH CoLive Balboa Park Hostel.

Transportation to the marina and boat will be provide with public transportation