Careers

At Town Dock, we know job-seekers are searching for a position
in a committed, honest, and trusted company. It is our goal to be that company.

Why Work at Town Dock

Born as a family endeavor in 1980, The Town Dock still carries its family values and traditions in honesty and integrity, even as it has grown to be the largest supplier of quality calamari in the United States. Here are a few aspects of working at Town Dock that we are particularly proud of, and that we hope you may be interested to learn:

  • Working at The Town Dock will give you the chance to be a part of a growing company that consistently delights its customers and continues to challenge itself as it expands its product lines and offerings.
  • The Town Dock partners with local fleets, allowing us to work with local fishermen to support each other and the Rhode Island community.
  • Our employees are passionate about their jobs, care about the success of the Town Dock, and are rewarded for their hard work and passion.
  • The Town Dock is a committed, determined company, with collaborative employees that all work together to move the company forward.

Open Positions

*Please fill out our webform on the right (unless otherwise noted in description) or contact HR to apply for any of our open positions, or to inquire about other possible openings.

Dock Associate

The Town Dock is a family owned, growing business in the port of Galilee.  We are the largest supplier of calamari in the United States.  The Town Dock has received the following awards from Providence Business News: 8th Fastest Growing Private Company in 2016, Overall Excellence in a Mid-Size Company in 2017, Lean Management in 2018, ranked as one of the Best Places to Work in 2018 and also received 4th Fastest Growing Company (in our size) in 2018.

We are looking for a Dock Associate to join our team in the Narragansett plant!

Duties include:

  • Sorting fish
  • Unloading boats
  • Preparing orders
  • Loading/unloading trucks
  • Cleaning/Sanitizing equipment
  • Basic computer skills

Experience is helpful and bi-lingual Spanish is a plus.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to lift 75 lbs.
  • Ability to use liftjacks
  • Reliable transportation
  • Ability to work various hours
  • Seafood experience a plus
  • Basic computer skills

Job Benefits Are:

  • Access to Employee Assistance Program
  • 9 Paid Holidays
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability
  • 401k with company match
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Sick Time
Electrician/Maintenance Technician

Are you good at diagnosing and repairing commercial electrical needs?  Do you look forward to a different challenge each day? Do you enjoy working as part of a team?

The Town Dock is a family owned, growing business in the port of Galilee.  We are the largest supplier of calamari in the United States.  The Town Dock has received the following awards from Providence Business News: 8th Fastest Growing Private Company in 2016, Overall Excellence in a Mid-Size Company in 2017, Lean Management in 2018, ranked as one of the Best Places to Work in 2018 and also received 4th Fastest Growing Company (in our size) in 2018.

The Town Dock is currently seeking an Electrician/Maintenance Technician.

Our Maintenance team is responsible for maintaining and repairing Town Dock’s buildings, equipment and boats to ensure continuous productivity within our business. We are looking to hire a person at the Narragansett facility to work as an electrician and to round out our team’s overall knowledge. This position reports to the Maintenance Foreman and with a team of Maintenance Technicians and Facilities Planner within the department.  This individual is responsible for the electrical work of The Town Dock’s buildings, equipment, vehicles and boats to ensure continuous productivity within the business.

Must maintain a valid RI Electrical License.

Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Diagnose, repair, install, troubleshoot, clean, inspect, calibrate and maintain electrical equipment throughout facilities
  • Primary point of contact for all electrical repair.
  • Assist maintenance technicians with electrical controls and troubleshooting
  • Pallet jack and forklift maintenance.
  • Plant wide preventative maintenance as assigned
  • Snow removal
  • Assist with the repair and maintenance of boats when necessary
  • Complete assigned work orders within timely manner
  • Work orders must be entered into CMMS Program on a daily basis
  • Required to work in both Johnston and Narragansett facilities depending on workload and as directed by supervisor
  • Work with contractors on assigned projects
  • Maintain cleanliness of the maintenance shop and work areas on the job
  • Maintain DOT, HACCP, OSHA and Food Safety regulations throughout maintenance responsibilities.
  • Maintain compliance with electrical code
  • Report any safety violations to management
  • This position is required to answer cell phone 24/7. Call-backs and/or extended hours are required when needed.

Ideal candidate will have:

  • Thorough electrical knowledge and RI license required.
  • Must maintain a valid RI Electrical License.
  • Minimum two years’ experience working on and troubleshooting industrial electrical systems, 480 volt, VFD and soft starts.
  • Ability to read/interpret drawings, blueprints and electrical code specifications.
  • Ability/skill to operate a forklift and pallet jack.
  • Driver’s license required.
  • Willingness to grow knowledge base in areas such as refrigeration and forklift repair.
  • Lockout/Tagout Training or the willingness to be trained
  • Capable of working productively while unsupervised.
  • Ability to work independently and with a team.
  • Flexibility with changing priorities.
  • Ability to work extended hours, holidays, and weekends as needed.
  • Ability to read, write and speak English.
  • Physical ability to lift 60 lbs., work in confined conditions, work at heights up to 30’ in lifts, climb stairs and ladders.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Effective computer skills and ability in Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel and Outlook, as well as CMMS program.

Compensation depends on skill and experience.

This is a full-time opportunity with competitive hourly pay, opportunity for overtime, plus benefits — Medical, Dental, Life, Disability, Vision, FSA, 401K with company match and PTO and Sick time.

Financial Analyst

Do you like to crunch numbers?  Do you like a challenge? Do you like to work in a fast- paced environment?  Would you like to join a company named as one of Rhode Island’s Best Places to Work in 2018?

The Town Dock is a family owned, growing business in the port of Galilee.  We are the largest supplier of calamari in the United States.  The Town Dock has received the following awards from Providence Business News: 8th Fastest Growing Private Company in 2016, Overall Excellence in a Mid-Size Company in 2017, Lean Management in 2018, ranked as one of the Best Places to Work in 2018 and received 4th Fastest Growing Company (in our size) in 2018.

The Town Dock is currently seeking a Financial Analyst.

Our Admin team is responsible for accurate financial reporting.  We are looking to hire a person at the Narragansett facility to assist with these responsibilities. This position reports to the Chief Financial Officer and works with a team of Senior Managers within the company.  The Financial Analyst works closely with the Sales, Procurement and Accounting departments to report on financial performance to plan, forecast and prior year while analyzing financial sales data to create operational metrics in order to drive process improvements.  In addition, the successful candidate creates sales forecasts and demand planning strategies in conjunction with the above departments to ensure appropriate inventory levels.

Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Perform weekly and monthly sales and expense variance analysis to plan, forecast and prior year
  • Work closely with sales, procurement and accounting departments to ensure accurate financing reporting and decision support
  • Compile sales budget and forecasting models
  • Provide analysis of sales trends and forecasts to forecast demand
  • Analyze and compare inventory positions to actual sales and sales forecasts to ensure limited supply chain gaps
  • Analyze and report on product line profitability
  • Creation of financial models to support leadership decisions
  • Assist sales and marketing teams in optimizing company’s customer relationship management approach
  • Develops cost/benefit reports regarding existing problems or challenges
  • Assist in completing customer request for proposals
  • Create Ad hoc reports as requested
  • Interact with other departments as business demands
  • Create and facilitate PowerPoint presentations explaining data

Ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Minimum four years creating sales forecasts and demand planning models
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze financial results to plan, forecast and prior year
  • Proven ability in making profit enhancement recommendations to senior management
  • Ability to create new systems
  • Effective interpersonal communication skills; able to collaborate successfully with other departments and senior management
  • Skill in developing and maintaining various spreadsheets, dashboards and metrics to aid in analysis of data
  • Excellent multitasking skills and ability to function in an environment with regularly changing priorities
  • High Proficiency with Microsoft applications such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • SeaSoft / Qlikview software experience a plus
  • Detail-oriented, self-starter and inquisitive
  • Capable of big-picture thinking
  • Ability to work at a computer for long periods of time
  • A strong belief and commitment to continuous learning and improvement, positive attitude, teamwork, and ethical behavior.

Compensation depends on skill and experience.

This is a full-time opportunity with competitive salary, plus benefits — Medical, Dental, Life, Disability, Vision, FSA, 401K with company match and PTO and Sick time.

Maintenance Foreman (Narragansett)

Do you enjoy managing a crew with hands-on repairs?  Are you good at diagnosing and repairing commercial refrigeration?  Do you look forward to a different challenge each day?

The Town Dock is a family owned, growing business in the port of Galilee.  We are the largest supplier of calamari in the United States.  The Town Dock has received the following awards from Providence Business News: 8th Fastest Growing Private Company in 2016, Overall Excellence in a Mid-Size Company in 2017, Lean Management in 2018, ranked as one of the Best Places to Work in 2018 and also received 4th Fastest Growing Company (in our size) in 2018.

The Town Dock is currently seeking a Maintenance Foreman.

Our Maintenance Team is responsible for maintaining and repairing the Town Dock’s buildings, ice plant, equipment and boats to ensure continuous productivity within our business.  We are looking to hire a person to oversee the preventative maintenance and repair work at our Narragansett and Johnston facilities. This position reports to the Facilities Planner and manages a maintenance team including maintenance technicians, an electrician and ice plant crew.  Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Actively manages the maintenance crew to ensure the work of repair, construction projects, and preventative maintenance is accomplished in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Oversees the quality of work of the maintenance and ice crews.
  • Responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the refrigeration systems.
  • Troubleshoots HVAC issues. RI HVAC license required.
  • Works with the maintenance and ice crews on diagnosis, repairs, projects, preventative maintenance as needed.
  • Manages work of crew and onsite vendors for quality and onsite compliance with OSHA and Food Safety Standards.
  • Utilizes the data in the Computerized Maintenance Management Program (CMMS) to plan the work for the maintenance department.
  • Performance management of the staff including setting goals, expectations and writing reviews.
  • Ensures the maintenance of a clean and organized shop with adequate stock of parts and tools.
  • Responsible for the timely repairs of pallet jacks and forklifts.
  • Develops and follows a plan for staying current on repairs, PM schedule and adding scheduled PM’s into the CMMS when needed.
  • Oversees ice inventory and delivery schedule, to avoid scheduling conflicts.
  • Assures that the work of the crew is done in compliance with OSHA and Food Safety Standards.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills/qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • HVAC license in Rhode Island required.
  • Experience with commercial / industrial refrigeration equipment required.
  • Minimum of two years of supervisory experience.
  • Basic understanding of pumps, motors, gearboxes, pallet jacks, fork trucks, electrical, and construction outside of their refrigeration knowledge.
  • Ability to perform repairs and preventative maintenance.
  • Customer service oriented, generating an atmosphere of positive professionalism within the department and in the interactions with other departments and vendors.
  • Display creative and forward thinking, problem solving and planning.
  • Ability to provide strong leadership around time management within the department.
  • Willing and able to work off shift and handle phone calls as needed for a 7-day a week operation.
  • Effective computer skills and ability in Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel and Outlook, as well as CMMS program.
  • Knowledge of OSHA and food safety regulations or willingness to learn.
  • Physical ability to lift 60 lbs., work in confined conditions, work at heights up to 30’ in lifts, climb stairs and ladders.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to perform and prioritize multiple tasks with attention to detail.
  • Ability to lead and motivate others, fostering an environment of continuous improvement.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Ability to fluently speak, read, and write English.
  • A strong belief and commitment to continuous learning and improvement, positive attitude, teamwork, and ethical behavior.

Compensation depends on skill and experience.

This is a full-time opportunity with competitive salary, plus benefits — Medical, Dental, Life, Disability, Vision, FSA, 401K with company match and PTO and Sick time.

 

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CONTACT HR

Shannon Sweeney Saunders
Phone: (401) 789-2200 x 196
Email: jobs@towndock.com