Deckhand


Jersey City, NJ 07305
United States

Category
Industry
Hospitality
Job Start Date
3/1/2020
Experience Required
Yes
Employment Type
PartTime/Full Time
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

Statue Cruises, provider of ferry service to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, is seeking experienced Deckhands to join our Marine team!

Under the direct supervision of the First Officer, practices good seamanship while performing duties as a Statue Cruises crew member which include but are not limited to:

  • Ensures the Safety and Security of Passengers
  • Familiar with ground tackle, emergency gear, deck gear, and vessel emergency plans.
  • Performs Navigational functions as a look-out, Quarter Master Messenger, Radio Watch, Signal Man or Helmsman as assigned by the Captain and/or First Officer.
  • Performs safety functions assigned on the Watch Quarter and Emergency Station Bill.
  • Practices Good housekeeping onboard the vessel including heads, windows, and decks
  • Preparation of vessels(s) for operational readiness.
  • Tends gangway(s) during passenger loading and unloading.
  • Tends mooring lines during vessel maneuvers and while alongside the dock.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

FT /PT positions available. Preference given to those who have maritime experience. Outstanding guest service personality is a must!

We are a quality hospitality organization that serves the public year round. Weekends and holidays are required. Opportunity for promotion and advancement.

Equal Opportunity Employer - Disability and Veterans

Job Requirements
Previous maritime/vessel experience