Deckhand (Onboard Guest Services) - Boston Harbor City Cruises
Posted on: November 18, 2023
Boston Harbor City Cruises is seeking Deckhands for our
operation in Boston, MA.
Salary Range: Starting at $16/ hour
This person will be adaptable, dynamic, and embody City
Experiences' RESPECT Service System.
About the Opportunity:
Individuals in this position will serve as crew members onboard
large capacity passenger vessels. Ideal candidates will be
outgoing, friendly, and able to work a flexible schedule while
being part of team environment.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
***This is not a live aboard position***
Provide exceptional hospitality to guests and coworkers as
prescribed in the RESPECT SERVICE SYSTEM. Follow safety procedures
to ensure the protection of passengers and vessel. Participate in
routine training & safety drills. Handle lines to moor vessels to
pier. Stand watch in ships' bows, sterns, or bridge wings to look
for obstructions in a ship's path or to locate navigational aids
such as buoys and lighthouses. Assist Captain and supervisory
personnel in maintaining vessel equipment and systems such as HVAC,
engine, and technical equipment. Maintain the cleanliness and
safety of all common areas. Sweep, mop, and wash down decks and
exterior to remove dirt and debris using brooms, mops, brushes, and
hoses. Load or unload materials from vessels; gather and remove
trash from vessel. Service, clean, and supply restrooms. Be
prepared to begin work at scheduled time. Maintain uniform and
personal grooming in compliance with appearance standards. Performs
security/safety patrols of all decks while vessel is underway.
Communicates with passengers, answering questions and responding to
complaints. Assists with boarding and disembarking of passengers.
Ability to work in confined spaces. Additional job duties as
assigned. Requirements & Qualifications:
High School Diploma (or GED or High School Equivalence Certificate)
preferred. Must be able to effectively understand and convey
written and verbal information to guests and coworkers. Will work
for extended periods of time without sitting. Must be able to lift
fifty (50) pounds. Must be able to throw mooring lines from ship to
pier. Must have normal color vision to accurately interpret
navigational lights and color-sensitive system and safety displays.
Will be required to be available for work on nights, weekends, and
all major holidays. Per maritime law, must be a US Citizen or a
Permanent Resident First Aid and CPR/AED Certification a plus but
not required About Us:
City Experiences' passion is to provide amazing experiences on land
and water. Our 40-year success through organic growth and
acquisitions has resulted in a portfolio of over 25+ brands that
welcome upwards of 30 million guests/riders annually. If you're an
enthusiastic team player who thrives in an environment where
communication, creativity, and cooperation are encouraged, this may
just be the opportunity for you.
The RESPECT Service System embodies City Experiences' mission,
vision, values and operating principles. By creating a company
culture that puts RESPECT at its core, we believe it will drive us
to achieve our goal of becoming a Global Experiences and
The Company is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and
Affirmative Action employer. We prohibit discrimination and
harassment against any applicants or employees based upon their
race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, mental or physical
disability, status as a protected veteran, or other characteristics
prohibited by applicable law.
Additionally, we encourage all qualified applicants including those
with past arrest or conviction records to apply. The Company
participates in the E-Verify program in certain
locations.PandoLogic. Keywords: Sailor, Location: BOSTON, MA -
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