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Bayshore Center at Bivalve www.bayshorecenter.org based in Bivalve, NJ, operates AJ Meerwald and invites applications for the post of Chief Mate.

Expected to work closely with other crew members, volunteer crew, and office staff to ensure a high quality on board educational program. (S)He will also be responsible for running a safe navigational watch during transits, supervising deck operations during day sails, as well as overseeing the maintenance of the A.J. Meerwald. Requires 100-ton mate license with sail endorsement (near coastal preferred), and diesel engine maintenance skills. Masters license a plus. Depending on license and boat handling skills, may also be considered for Relief Captain.

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Contact Name: AJ Meerwald
Tel: 1 (856) 785-2060
Fax:
email: education@bayshorecenter.org
2800 High Street, Bivalve , Port Norris NJ 08349 US

post listed on 05/22/2017, listing expires on 06/21/2017

World Ocean School www.worldoceanschool.org based in Boston and Nova Scotia, operates ROSEWAY and invites applications for the post of Program Media Intern.

World Ocean School is launching a new partnership with Boston Public Schools and is seeking a media savvy intern who wants to sail from Boston to Nova Scotia this summer to capture this new program. The job includes capturing photos and video, blogging, interviewing students throughout the voyage, sending info back to the office, and helping produce a final report that tells the story of the expedition. This person will live aboard Roseway with students and crew for three weeks late July through early August. Must be able to pass a USCG drug test and criminal background check.

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Contact Name: ROSEWAY
Tel: 1 (617) 816-9247
Fax:
email: wos@worldoceanschool.org
PO Box 51091 , Boston MA 02205 US

post listed on 05/21/2017, listing expires on 06/20/2017

The Liberty Fleet of Tall Ships www.libertyfleet.com based in Boston, operates Liberty Clipper and Liberty Star and invites applications for the post of Captain.

The Liberty Fleet of Tall ships is seeking Captains for the 2017 summer season on the 125 ft Tall Ship, Liberty Clipper and the 67ft Tall Ship, Liberty Star. The position is seasonal from June-through Sept with possibilities of becoming year round. Captains must be able to demonstrate leadership and excellent sailing skill and experience to run the deck and manage the crew. USCG 100 ton Near Coastal Masters License with sail endorsement required as well as specific experience in leadership positions on Tall Ships. From June to September we offer public day sails and charters in Boston harbor. From November to May, we offer week long windjammer cruises in the Bahamas and Caribbean so you must be passionate about working with the public and have strong customer service skills.

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Contact Name: Elizabeth or Jan
Tel: 1 (617) 742-0333
Fax:
email: jobs@libertyfleet.com
67 Long Wharf , Boston MA 02110 US

post listed on 05/09/2017, listing expires on 06/08/2017

South Street Seaport Museum www.southstreetseaportmuseum.org based in New York City, operates Lettie G. Howard and invites applications for the post of Deckhand.

The South Street Seaport Museum is seeking a Deckhand on the schooner Lettie G. Howard beginning in May ‘17. Duties include assisting watch officers for deck operations, vessel maintenance and education programming. Applicants need 1 or more years of experience on any size sailing vessel, traditional rigged is a plus. The Lettie G Howard is a restored 125 ft Gloucester fishing schooner certified as a Sailing School Vessel. During the ’17 season (May-Oct), Lettie will operate on the waters of NY harbor, LI Sound, New England and the Gulf of Maine. Programs range from port visits, day sails, week-long programming, and participating in the Gloucester Schooner Race. Pay is commensurate with experience. Apply by sending resume and 3 references.

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Contact Name: Colin Graham
Tel: 1 (212) 748-8776
Fax:
email: cgraham@seany.org
12 Fulton St. , New York NY 10038 US

post listed on 05/09/2017, listing expires on 06/08/2017

Traverse Tall Ship Co., LLC www.tallshipsailing.com based in Traverse City, MI, operates the schooner Manitou and invites applications for the post of Deckhand.

Traverse Tall Ship Co., LLC is now accepting applications for the position of deckhand for the 2017 season, starting June 12 and ending September 3, 2017. Manitou operations include educational programs, commercial day sailing, and multi-day cruises on northern Lake Michigan. Traverse Tall Ship Company has been operating a top notch sailing business for 30 years, with a focus on maintaining a professional maritime environment that includes growth opportunities for its employees. You must have a positive attitude, strong work ethic, and the ability to interact with the public and your shipmates in an upbeat and professional manner. Traditional sailing experience is preferred but not required. This is a live aboard position.

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Contact Name: MANITOU
Tel: 1 (231) 941-2000
Fax:
email: manitou@tallshipsailing.com
13258 SW Bay Shore Dr. , Traverse City MI 49684 US

post listed on 05/09/2017, listing expires on 06/08/2017

South Street Seaport Museum www.southstreetseaportmuseum.org based in New York City, operates Lettie G. Howard and invites applications for the post of Chief Mate.

The South Street Seaport Museum is seeking a Chief Mate on the schooner Lettie G. Howard beginning in May '17. Minimum qualifications include 100 Ton Near Coastal Masters license with aux. Sail, the ability to stand a navigational watch, and coordinate deck operations. Depending on ship handling skills may serve as relief Captain. Working knowledge of marlinspike seamanship and carpentry are strongly preferred. A sincere desire to work with youth is a must. Applicant needs two or more years of supervisory experience on a traditional rigged vessel. The Lettie G Howard is a restored 125ft Gloucester fishing schooner certified as a Sailing School Vessel. During the ’17 season (May-Oct), Lettie will operate on the waters of NY harbor, LI Sound, New England and the Gulf of Maine. Programs range from port visits, day sails, week-long programming, and participating in the Gloucester Schooner Race. Pay is commensurate with experience. Apply by sending resume and 3 references.

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Contact Name: Colin Graham
Tel: 1 (212) 748-8776
Fax:
email: cgraham@seany.org
12 Fulton St. , New York NY 10038 US

post listed on 05/09/2017, listing expires on 06/08/2017

Discovering Amistad Discoveringamistad.org based in New Haven, CT, operates the schooner AMISTAD and invites applications for the post of Cook.

Prepare meals for up to 8 crew and 12 overnight passengers. Occasionally help out on deck. The new Amistad program includes spring and fall education sails with school groups, public sails, and summer live-aboard programs for students. Join us to help share the story of the Amistad and help create a better future. Position start beginning of June.

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Contact Name: Captain Bill Mylett
Tel: 1 (203) 498-8222
Fax:
email: captmylett@discoveringamistad.org
129 Church Street Suite 521, New Haven CT 06510 US

post listed on 05/08/2017, listing expires on 06/07/2017

Discovering Amistad Discoveringamistad.org based in New Haven, CT, operates the schooner AMISTAD and invites applications for the post of Deckhand.

Deckhands assist in all aspects of ship operation. The new Amistad program includes spring and fall educational sails for school groups, public sails, and summer live-aboard program for students. Some traditional sailing experience desired. Join us to help share the story of the Amistad and help to create a better future. This is a live-aboard position.

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Contact Name: Captain Bill Mylett
Tel: 1 (203) 498-8222
Fax:
email: captmylett@discoveringamistad.org
129 Church Street Suite 521, New Haven CT 06510 US

post listed on 05/08/2017, listing expires on 06/07/2017

Portland Schooner Co. www.portlandschooner.com based in Portland, Maine, operates BAGHEERA and WENDAMEEN and invites applications for the post of Captain .

Portland Schooner Co. seeks an experienced captain to serve aboard its Alden schooners, Bagheera and Wendameen, on a full-time basis from May through October. Preference will be given to candidates interested in returning each season. Portland Schooner Co. conducts a variety of shipboard programs, including public two-hour sails, private charters, overnights, as well as educational and sail training sessions. Enthusiasm for sailing and working with the public is essential. Generous compensation. Minimum license 100 Ton Inland Master.

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Contact Name: BAGHEERA and WENDAMEEN
Tel: 1 (207) 766-2500
Fax:
email: scott@portlandschooner.com
Maine State Pier PO Box 210, Portland ME 04112-0210 US

post listed on 05/08/2017, listing expires on 06/07/2017

JB Smith ocean-passages.org based in New England waters, operates Schooner Harvey Gamage and invites applications for the post of Mates, Deckhands, Cook.

Experienced sailors in traditional sail. Chief Mate with Near Coastal, Aux Sail USCG license. 1 June thru August with possible extension thru Fall. Limited to citizens of USA

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Contact Name: JB Smith
Tel: 2073324615
Fax:
email: jbsnewfields@yahoo.com
400 Commercial Street OCEAN PASSAGES, Portland ME 04101 US

post listed on 05/08/2017, listing expires on 06/07/2017

OLIVER HAZARD PERRY RHODE ISLA www.ohpri.org based in Arctic!, operates SSV Oliver Hazard Perry and invites applications for the post of Able Seaman.

Opening for an Able Seaman for our expedition to the Arctic (June 15- Oct 26). Start date in May. Able Seamen are the core deck crew members working the ship both on deck and aloft. They also lead the trainee crew members (both youth and adult) in all aspects of shipboard operations. STCW rating of AB Deck is preferable. For more information see our website www.ohpri.org/arctic-voyage

This post is Full Time.

Apply by send cover letter and resume to chris@ohpri.org to
Contact Name: Chris Dimock
Tel: 4018410080
Fax: 4018410080
email: chris@ohpri.org
29 Touro Street , Newport RI 02840 US

post listed on 05/08/2017, listing expires on 06/07/2017

OLIVER HAZARD PERRY RHODE ISLA www.ohpri.org based in Arctic, operates SSV Oliver Hazard Perry and invites applications for the post of Chief Engineer.

Seeking a Chief Engineer for our Arctic Expedition (June 15 - Oct 26). Start date in May.The Engineer is in charge of the proper operation and maintenance of all electrical and mechanical equipment aboard the ship. The Engineer monitors fuel and water supplies, maintains the highest level of fuel and energy efficiency and keeps tools and spare parts organized and inventoried. He/she also instructs all crew members in the procedures for operating the generator, engines, bilge pumping system, and fire fighting equipment. Record keeping is through an online system called Wheelhouse. The right candidate for the position of Engineer will have at least a Designated Duty Engineer (1,000hp), Basic Safety Training & Advanced Fire Fighting. For more information please see our website: https://www.ohpri.org/arctic-voyage/

This post is Full Time.

Apply by send cover letter and resume to chris@ohpri.org to
Contact Name: Chris Dimock
Tel: 4018410080
Fax: 4018410080
email: chris@ohpri.org
29 Touro Street , Newport RI 02840 US

post listed on 05/08/2017, listing expires on 06/07/2017

OLIVER HAZARD PERRY RHODE ISLA www.ohpri.org based in Arctic, operates SSV Oliver Hazard Perry and invites applications for the post of Medical Officer.

OHPRI is seeking a Medical Officer / Deckhand for our Arctic Voyage (June 15 - Oct 26). Start date in May. The Medical Officer is a member of the deck crew with the following additional responsibilities: Maintaining full inventory of medical supplies, first point of contact for major and minor medical incidents, accompanying students on visits to hospital or doctor’s office, keeping a record of all injuries aboard and medication administered, taking custody of all student’s prescription medication, and recording their distribution. Must hold a valid EMT license with additional wilderness medical training. See our website for more information: wwww.ohpri.org/arctic-voyage

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Contact Name: Chris Dimock
Tel: 4018410080
Fax: 4018410080
email: chris@ohpri.org
29 Touro Street , Newport RI 02840 US

post listed on 05/08/2017, listing expires on 06/07/2017

World Ocean School www.worldoceanschool.org based in Boston and Virgin Islands, operates ROSEWAY and invites applications for the post of Deckhand Educator.

World Ocean School has an opening for a deckhand educators aboard the National Historic Landmark Schooner Roseway. Job includes all aspects of tall ship sailing both coastal and offshore, as well as an ability and desire to work with kids of all ages in both day and overnight programs. While previous experience is not required, applicants should be energetic, flexible, and eager to learn. Monthly stipend, room, and board are provided, as well as tips from special events. Must be 21 years of age, or older, to apply. Commitment is through December 2. Please visit our website to fill out an application.

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Contact Name: ROSEWAY
Tel: 1 (617) 816-9247
Fax:
email: wos@worldoceanschool.org
PO Box 51091 , Boston MA 02205 US

post listed on 05/05/2017, listing expires on 06/04/2017

BaySail www.baysailbaycity.org based in Bay City, Michigan, operates Appledore IV and V and invites applications for the post of Captain.

Baysail in Bay City, Michigan is looking to hire a full time seasonal captain to start immediately. Baysails owns and operates Appledore IV and Appledore V. Both vessels run a variety of environmental education programs, sail training voyages and public sails throughout the Great Lake. This Summer the Appledore V will be traveling to Quebec City to participate in the Quebec Rendezvous. please email Cover Letter, Resume and References to Cheyenne Dutcher.

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Contact Name: APPLEDORE IV and APPLEDORE V
Tel: 1 (989) 895-5193
Fax:
email: marineops@baysailbaycity.org
107 Fifth Street , Bay City MI 48708 US

post listed on 05/05/2017, listing expires on 06/04/2017

BaySail www.baysailbaycity.org based in Bay City, Michigan, operates Appledore IV and V and invites applications for the post of Licensed Mate.

Baysail in Bay City, Michigan is looking to hire a full time Licensed Mate to start Mid June. Baysails owns and operates Appledore IV and Appledore V. Both vessels run a variety of environmental education programs, week long sail training programs and public sails throughout the Great Lake. This Summer the Appledore V will be traveling to Quebec City to participate in the Quebec Rendezvous.   please email Cover Letter, Resume and References to Cheyenne Dutcher

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Contact Name: APPLEDORE IV and APPLEDORE V
Tel: 1 (989) 895-5193
Fax:
email: marineops@baysailbaycity.org
107 Fifth Street , Bay City MI 48708 US

post listed on 05/05/2017, listing expires on 06/04/2017

Maine Maritime Academy www.mainemaritime.edu based in Castine, Maine, operates Schooner Bowdoin and invites applications for the post of Second Mate.

POSITION OVERVIEW Employee is responsible as third in command of the Academy Schooner Bowdoin. Employee must possess a minimum 100 Ton Mate US Coast Guard License, with Auxiliary Sail Endorsement. Employee has a moderate degree of public contact representing the Academy. Ability to enter Canada and hold a current passport. Temporary position beginning May 8, 2017 and ending August 31, 2017. Compensation: $1014.00 semi-monthly. Meals provided while shipboard. Please visit http://mainemaritime.edu/employment-at-mma/ for complete position description and for application instructions and forms.

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Contact Name: BOWDOIN
Tel: 1 (207) 326-0254
Fax: 207-326-2134
email: personnel@mm.edu
Box C-3 , Castine ME 04420 US

post listed on 05/04/2017, listing expires on 06/03/2017

Soundwaters, Inc. www.SoundWaters.org based in Stamford, CT, operates Schooner SoundWaters and invites applications for the post of Educator/Deckhand.

We are currently accepting applications for Deckhand/Educators for the 2017 sailing season (now through November 17, 2017). Working with 4 other Educators, the crew is responsible for delivery of 3 hour science programs for students ranging from 2nd grade though college, as well as assisting in sailing the schooner during educational programs, public sails, and private charters. Additional responsibilities include regular and periodic maintenance projects on board. For more information please view our website http://www.soundwaters.org/jobs/schoonerjobs/. All crew receive a competitive stipend plus room and board.

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Contact Name: Capt. Shawn Melillo
Tel: 1 (203) 323-1978
Fax:
email: smelillo@soundwaters.org
1281 Cove Rd. , Stamford CT 06902 US

post listed on 05/04/2017, listing expires on 06/03/2017

Discovering Amistad Discoveringamistad.org based in New London, CT, operates the schooner AMISTAD and invites applications for the post of Chief Mate.

License desired, but not required. Supervise crew, oversee maintenance and deck operations. The new Amistad program includes education sails spring and fall, and live-aboard programs in the summer. Live-aboard position with competitive pay. End of May through October with the potential for winter work in Mystic.

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Contact Name: Captain Bill Mylett
Tel: 1 (203) 498-8222
Fax:
email: captmylett@discoveringamistad.org
129 Church Street Suite 521, New Haven CT 06510 US

post listed on 05/03/2017, listing expires on 06/02/2017

Sound Experience www.soundexp.org based in Puget Sound/Salish Sea , operates Adventuress and invites applications for the post of Second Mate/Educator(licensed).

Sound Experience is seeking applications for a licensed 100-ton Second Mate/Educator for the 2017 sailing season. Season : (July 5 –Oct.15). This is a paid seasonal position. As Educator, facilitate and present day and overnight youth and adult programs. As Second Mate, fulfill all duties of running the ship’s deck in absence of the First Mate. Actively participate in all aspects of shipboard life and program. Interact positively with youth and adults. Crew must be at least 18 and submit to background check. Visit our website for detailed job description & how to apply.

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Contact Name: Amy Kovacs
Tel: 1 (360) 379-0438
Fax:
email: amy@soundexp.org
PO Box 1390 , Port Townsend WA 98368 US

post listed on 05/03/2017, listing expires on 06/02/2017

Portland Schooner Co. www.portlandschooner.com based in Portland, Maine, operates BAGHEERA and WENDAMEEN and invites applications for the post of Deckhand.

Portland Schooner Co. seeks deckhands to serve aboard its Alden schooners on a 3-day or 4-day per week basis May through October 2017. Portland Schooner Co. conducts a variety of shipboard programs, including public two-hour sails, private charters, overnights, as well as educational and sail training sessions. Enthusiasm for sailing and working with the public is essential. Previous sailing experience is helpful but not required.

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Contact Name: BAGHEERA and WENDAMEEN
Tel: 1 (207) 766-2500
Fax:
email: scott@portlandschooner.com
Maine State Pier PO Box 210, Portland ME 04112-0210 US

post listed on 05/02/2017, listing expires on 06/01/2017

Sea3 LLC based in Portland, Maine, operates Schooner Halie & Matthew and invites applications for the post of Engineer.

Schooner Halie & Matthew is looking for an engineer. We are currently doing a refit in the yard (in the water) and have numerous projects running simultaneously. Ship has a John Deere, still needs to be rigged up. After the refit the ship will be participating in the festivals starting in Boston and running north. Winters in south Florida, Caribbean and Cuba.

This post is Full Time.

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Contact Name: Stephen Taylor
Tel: 1 (214) 862-7277
Fax:
email: cubaclassiccharters@gmail.com
400 COMMERCIAL ST , PORTLAND ME 04101 US

post listed on 04/30/2017, listing expires on 05/30/2017

Sea3 LLC based in Portland, Maine, operates Schooner Halie & Matthew and invites applications for the post of Deckhand.

Schooner Halie & Matthew is currently looking for two deckhands. Vessel is currently in the yard (in the water) for a refit. After the refit we will be participating in the festival in Boston and ports north, with winters in south Florida, Caribbean and Cuba.

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Contact Name: Stephen Taylor
Tel: 1 (214) 862-7277
Fax:
email: cubaclassiccharters@gmail.com
400 COMMERCIAL ST , PORTLAND ME 04101 US

post listed on 04/30/2017, listing expires on 05/30/2017

Oliver Hazard Perry Rhode Island www.ohpri.org based in Rhode Island, operates Oliver Hazard Perry and invites applications for the post of Deckhands.

Full-rig ship OHP is seeking temporary deckhands for the month of May. AB is preferred, but there is an opening for an unlicensed deckhand as well. We are running one week high school programs around New England this month, so the ideal candidate should have traditional sail experience, as well as experience working with and teaching students. Candidate should be energetic and comfortable working aloft.

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Contact Name: OLIVER HAZARD PERRY RI
Tel: 1 (401) 619-5844
Fax:
email: chris@ohpri.org
29 Touro Street , Newport RI 02840 US

post listed on 04/26/2017, listing expires on 05/26/2017

Living Classrooms Foundation www.livingclassrooms.org based in Baltimore, MD, operates LADY MARYLAND and invites applications for the post of licensed Chief Mate.

Lady Maryland seeks a licensed mate for the summer. Requirement: USCG 100 ton NC Mate, with Aux sail. Between June and August, LM sails between Chesapeake Bay and New England, offering 9-day liveaboard programs with teenagers. Programs focus on whale and estuarine ecology with a strong sail training component. Applicants must be competent watch leader and dedicated to working with students of all ages, backgrounds and abilities. Proficiency with radar is a plus.

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Apply by email and mail to
Contact Name: Captain Peter Bolster
Tel: 1 (410) 685-0295
Fax:
email: pete@livingclassrooms.org
802 South Caroline Street , Baltimore MD 21231 US

post listed on 04/25/2017, listing expires on 05/25/2017

Living Classrooms Foundation www.livingclassrooms.org based in B, operates LADY MARYLAND and invites applications for the post of Deckhand .

Lady Maryland seeks applicants for summer deckhand positions. Between mid-June and late-August, LM runs extended programming, including 9-day liveaboard programs, between Chesapeake Bay and New England. Applicants must be energetic and dedicated to working with students of all ages, backgrounds and abilities. Previous experience under traditional sail is desired and viewed favorably. This is a salaried liveaboard position.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email and mail to
Contact Name: Captain Peter Bolster
Tel: 1 (410) 685-0295
Fax:
email: pete@livingclassrooms.org
802 South Caroline Street , Baltimore MD 21231 US

post listed on 04/25/2017, listing expires on 05/25/2017

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