DECKHAND - On Call - $16.00 per hour DOE


  • Participate in safety/firefighting/man-overboard drills as per USCG regulations.
  • Respond to and render aid in safety/firefighting/man-overboard situations per USCG.
  • Perform as “lookout” while under way, as per USCG regulations.
  • Familiar with ground tackle, emergency gear and vessel emergency plans.
  • Ensure the safe boarding and disembarking of boat passengers.
  • Collect fares and punch employee boat pass tickets.
  • Record freight packages and transports as needed
  • Tends gangway or entrance gate during passenger loading and unloading.
  • Assists in the queuing and pre-boarding of guests in the entrance line.
  • Manage the ship’s manifest and maintain daily accounting procedures.
  • Responsible for handling and securing lines during vessel maneuvers and while alongside the dock for embarkation and debarkation of the boat.
  • Tends to anchor and ground tackle as needed.
  • Distributes boat schedules and shares general information to passengers.
  • Fuels the vessels as required.
  • May use PA system to inform guests/ passengers of safety issues.
  • Terminal attendant rotation. 
  • Must be able to perform any and all other duties as assigned by management.
  • Must be age 18 or older.
  • Satisfactory background investigation.
  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Some college preferred.
  • Basic math skills.
  • First Aid/ CPR Certification preferred, required after employment as training becomes available.
  • STCW Basic Safety Training preferred.
  • Knowledge and experience with boats in previous work preferred.
  • Previous employment or experience in customer service industry.
  • 1 year marine work experience preferred.
  • Pass USCG pre-employment, random, post-accident, and reasonable suspicion drug tests.
  • Must be able to climb steep stairs, sit or stand for long periods of time and able to fit and climb through 24 inch deck hatch.
  • Must be able to stand, walk, bend, stretch, pull, climb and crawl without restrictions.
  • Must have good vision (corrected to 20/20)
  • Must be able to work in all weather conditions including extreme heat and cold.
  • Must be able to maintain a neat, clean and well-groomed appearance.
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs.

This is an on call position

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