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 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.
  • Town Dock owns its own boats and 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.
  • 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.

Marketing Specialist

Are you self-motivated, go with the flow, with a great design eye?  Can you wear a couple of different hats?  Are you team oriented and okay with the job molding to your strengths?

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, and ranked as one of the Best Places to Work in 2018.

The Town Dock is currently seeking a Marketing Specialist to join our marketing team.

The Marketing Specialist will be responsible for producing marketing materials based on established brand standards. This will include original design, layout, and production activities to produce specified artwork, including, but not limited to sales collateral, ads, email, product packaging and presentations.

The ideal candidate will help elevate the brand messaging through all visual communications online and offline and should be able to design within an established brand system, while pushing the direction forward. The individual should have experience in both physical and digital mediums, excelling at delivering high-quality and thoughtful work that is consistent with The Town Dock’s brand.  This position reports to the Director of Marketing.

Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Providing graphic design support to marketing and numerous internal departments
  • Collaborating with marketing, third-party agencies, and numerous internal departments to produce needed materials and push projects/initiatives forward
  • Designing and creating website landing pages and HTML email
  • Developing and managing a content calendar
  • Creating and executing social media content while managing our social media channels
  • Coordinating details surrounding trade shows and events
  • Developing print communications for internal and external audiences
  • Designing, editing, resizing and preparing packaging files for export to production
  • Championing and maintaining brand standards across the company

Ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or advanced in Marketing, Graphic Design, Web Development or Communications
  • Minimum of 3 years of marketing experience in creative marketing or in-house team
  • Proficiency in the latest versions of graphic design software, including, but not limited to Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe InDesign
  • Full knowledge of preparing files for export to production
  • WordPress or comparable CMS experience a must
  • Proficiency with Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Experience with Photography, Video graphics or Adobe After Effects, is a plus, but not required
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills, able to collaborate successfully with other departments
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to perform and prioritize multiple projects seamlessly with excellent attention to detail
  • Strong belief and commitment to continuous learning and improvement, positive attitude, teamwork, and ethical behavior

Compensation depends on skill and experience.

Please provide a cover letter, resume and portfolio for consideration.

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

Ice Plant Assistant

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, and ranked as one of the Best Places to Work in 2018.

The Town Dock is currently seeking an Ice Plant Assistant.

Our Ice Plant team is responsible for the production and loading of ice.  We are looking to hire a person at the Narragansett facility to assist with these responsibilities.  This position reports to the Maintenance Foreman and works with the Maintenance Department.  In addition to the production and loading of ice this individual is also responsible for preventative maintenance tasks on the facility as assigned.

Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Running ice production equipment, conveying equipment, scales and boat load outs
  • Capable of performing hands on work during the slow season and guiding a less experienced group during the busy season as needed
  • Communicate equipment concerns and failures to the Maintenance Department
  • Complete necessary paperwork for ice sales
  • Assist with maintaining a level of ice inventory consistent with demand from vendors
  • Data entry
  • Snow removal and clean up outside of the building when assigned
  • Maintain cleanliness of the work areas on the job
  • Maintain DOT, HACCP, OSHA and Food Safety regulations throughout maintenance responsibilities
  • Report any safety violations to management
  • Perform assigned duties as required

Ideal candidate will have:

  • Ability/skill to operate a forklift and pallet jack
  • Lockout/Tagout Training or the willingness to be trained
  • Ability to work productively while unsupervised
  • Ability to work independently and with a team
  • Ability to be flexible with changing priorities
  • Ability to work extended hours, holidays and weekends as needed
  • Ability to read, write and speak English
  • Basic computer skills for data entry
  • Physical ability to life heavy objects (minimum of 60 lbs)
  • Physical ability to shovel snow
  • Ability to work in confined spaces and/or training on this topic
  • Ability to work in a cold environment
  • 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 hourly pay, opportunity for overtime, plus benefits — Medical, Dental, Life, Disability, Vision, FSA, 401K with company match and PTO and Sick time.

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CONTACT HR

Maggie Loffredo
Phone: (401) 789-2200 x.124
Email: jobs@towndock.com