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Pride of Baltimore, Inc. www.pride2.org based in Baltimore, Maryland, operates PRIDE OF BALTIMORE II and invites applications for the post of DECKHAND.

Pride of Baltimore, Inc. seeks to fill a position of DECKHAND. Must have experience with traditional working sail (so called tall ships) and be an American Citizen. Application is by emailing Resume with References and a Cover Letter. In the Cover Letter, please describe what you would bring to the ship and her mission as well as what you would gain from the opportunity.

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Apply by emailing Cover Letter & Resume with References to
Contact Name: Captain Jan Miles
Tel: 1 (410) 539-1151
Fax:
email: jan@pride2.org
2700 Lighthouse Point East Suite 330, Baltimore MD 21224 US

post listed on 05/21/2015, listing expires on 06/20/2015

Los Angeles Maritime Institute (LAMI) www.lamitopsail.org based in Los Angeles, operates IRVING JOHNSON and EXY JOHNSON and invites applications for the post of Deckhand.

LAMI is seeking energetic team players with a passion for working with youth on tall ships. Come live aboard one of our twin brigantines and join our fun, dedicated volunteers in sailing out of LA Harbor to Catalina and the Channel Islands, delivering character-building, adventure-based learning to under-served students from the LA area and beyond. Peak sailing season is late May to mid October and there is some contract flexibility. First Aid/CPR certification and square sail experience preferred but not essential. Background check and drug test required. Send us a resume and cover letter telling us what makes you a great shipmate, what you can do to help create a professional, enjoyable, safe environment where kids can flourish, and what you'd like to get out of the experience. What are your goals and interests? What makes you an asset we can't afford to pass up? What's your favorite joke?

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Apply by email or phone to
Contact Name: Crewing
Tel: 1 (310) 833-6055
Fax:
email: crewing@lamitopsail.org
Berth 73, Suite 2 , San Pedro CA 90731 US

post listed on 05/20/2015, listing expires on 06/19/2015

Pride of Baltimore, Inc. www.pride2.org based in Baltimore, Maryland, operates PRIDE OF BALTIMORE II and invites applications for the post of ENGINEER/Deckhand.

Pride of Baltimore, Inc. seeks a "sailing" mechanic we designate as Engineer/Deckhand. Must have experience with traditional working sail (so called tall ships) and be an American Citizen. Application is by emailing Resume with References and a Cover Letter. In the Cover Letter please describe what you would bring to the ship and her mission as well gain from the opportunity.

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Apply by emailing Cover Letter & Resume with References to
Contact Name: Captain Jan Miles
Tel: 410-539-1151
Fax:
email: jan@pride2.org
2700 Lighthouse Point East Suite 330, Baltimore MD 21224 US

post listed on 05/18/2015, listing expires on 06/17/2015

Pride of Baltimore, Inc. www.pride2.org based in Baltimore, Maryland, operates PRIDE OF BALTIMORE II and invites applications for the post of VOLUNTEER DECKHANDS.

Pride of Baltimore, Inc. seeks Volunteer Deckhands. Prior experience in traditional sail vessels required. Live aboard and work with the Ship's Officers on one of the most complicated American Schooners. Rigged with a square-topsail, PRIDE resembles the most astonishing Privateers of the American 1812 War. Fast & maneuverable for the time, the British Navy voyaged to Baltimore to burn it's shipyards. Instead they left behind The Star Spangled Banner, our country's National Anthem. Unique to the Chesapeake Bay, copied worldwide, the Baltimore Clipper is today one of the most beautiful sailing creations. Sails better than the imagination!!! Requires an equal amount of work to maintain and perform to reputation. A lot can be learned from this opportunity. Apply by emailing a Cover Letter. In the Cover Letter describe what you would bring to the ship and mission and what you might gain from the opportunity of having a week, a month or a summer aboard working alongside PRIDE's Officers.

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Apply by emailing Cover Letter to
Contact Name: Captain Jan Miles
Tel: 410-539-1151
Fax:
email: jan@pride2.org
2700 Lighthouse Point East Suite 330, Baltimore MD 21224 US

post listed on 05/18/2015, listing expires on 06/17/2015

Living Classrooms Foundation www.livingclassrooms.org based in Baltimore, operates USS Constellation and invites applications for the post of Rigger.

Historic Ships in Baltimore, a program of Living Classrooms Foundation, is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Rigger for the USS Constellation Rig Repair Project from approximately 1 June, 2015 thru December 31, 2015 (actual time of project may be shorter or longer). A qualified individual must have a working knowledge of traditional ship’s rigging and the skills associated with rigging a 19th-century sailing ship. At least 5 years of experience in traditional sail or related experience required.

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Apply by email with resume, cover letter and list of 3 professional references to
Contact Name: Chris Rowsom
Tel: 410-952-7008
Fax: 410-539-6238
email: crowsom@livingclassrooms.org
802 South Caroline Street , Baltimore MD 21231 US

post listed on 05/14/2015, listing expires on 06/13/2015

Sultana Education Foundation www.sultanaeducation.org based in Chestertown, Maryland, operates the schooner SULTANA and invites applications for the post of Summer Cook.

The Sultana Education Foundation seeks a live-aboard cook for its Summer educational programs onboard the schooner SULTANA. The Summer Cook is responsible for preparing simple meals for up 16 people during week-long live aboard programs on the Chesapeake Bay. Applicants should be able to begin work by June 9 and continue working through at least July 31, and preferably through August 26. While cooking is the principal responsibility of this position, the Summer Cook will also have the opportunity to participate sailing the vessel as a crew member and assist during the schooner's annual maintenance haul-out. Previous cooking experience is preferred.

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Apply by email to
Contact Name: Captain Michael Fiorentino
Tel: 410-708-6777
Fax:
email: mfiorentino@sultanaeducation.org
PO Box 524 , Chestertown MD 21620 US

post listed on 05/14/2015, listing expires on 06/13/2015

Manhattan Yacht Club myc.org based in New York Harbor, operates Arabella and invites applications for the post of Engineer.

Sole Engineer for a 157' schooner. Good working knowledge of mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and refrigeration systems. Previous engineering experience on similar size vessel required. Preference given to candidates with sailing experience. Summers in New York, winters in the Caribbean. Salary D.O.E. To start ASAP.

This post is Full Time.

Apply by emailing resume and references to
Contact Name: Iani
Tel: 1 (551) 689 4121
Fax:
email: iani@BluePathYachting.com
PO Box 920 Bowling Green Station, New York NY 10274 US

post listed on 05/12/2015, listing expires on 06/11/2015

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 4-day or 5-day per week basis through October. Portland Schooner Company 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. Competitive compensation.

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Apply by email to
Contact Name: Scott Reischmann
Tel: 1 (207) 766-2500
Fax:
email: scott@portlandschooner.com
Maine State Pier, 56 Commercial St. PO Box 210, Portland ME 04112-0210 US

post listed on 05/11/2015, listing expires on 06/10/2015

Philadelphia Ship Preservation Guild www.PhilaShipGuild.org based in Philadelphia, PA, operates barkentine Gazela & tug Jupiter and invites applications for the post of Vessel Preservation Interns – Spring Fit Out and Uprig.

This is an excellent opportunity for aspiring professional mariners to acquire practical vessel repair & maintenance experience. Working in conjunction with PSPG's shipwright and committed volunteer membership, interns learn a broad array of skills, from plank replacement and caulking to welding and blacksmithing. Interns will uprig Gazela, a 3-masted barkentine, which will provide them with an intimate understanding of the aloft workings of a square-rigger. Interns may also perform work on the Guild’s historic tugboat Jupiter. Prior repair/maintenance experience is a plus but is not required. Housing is provided aboard a Guild vessel, as is a weekly stipend. Interns also receive membership in the PSPG and will be eligible crew aboard Gazela during Tall Ships® Philadelphia Camden. Positions are available immediately and run through the end of June 2015, with a minimum time commitment of one month. The possibility exists to transition to a position during Gazela's haulout in July 2015.

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Apply by email with resume and references to
Contact Name: Patrick Flynn
Tel: 1 (215) 238-0280
Fax:
email: office@PhilaShipGuild.org
301 S. Columbus Blvd. , Philadelphia PA 19106 US

post listed on 05/08/2015, listing expires on 06/07/2015

Windward Isles Sailing Ship Company www.picton-castle.com based in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada, operates PICTON CASTLE and invites applications for the post of Chief Engineer.

Seeking a chief engineer to fill a last-minute vacancy for this upcoming summer's voyage, starting May 23 in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada and ending mid-August in the same port (with the possibility of extension, if both parties agree). Applicants must have STCW Basic Safety Training plus diesel engineering experience. PICTON CASTLE's main engine is a Burmeister & Wain Alpha diesel engine, 690hp with seven cylinders. We also have two Lister generators, a Sabb generator, a bank of batteries, a Great Water watermaker, three DC freezers, plus various electrical and plumbing systems.

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Apply by email to
Contact Name: PICTON CASTLE
Tel: 1 (902) 634-9984
Fax:
email: info@picton-castle.com
PO Box 1076 , Lunenburg NS B0J 2C0 CA

post listed on 05/07/2015, listing expires on 06/06/2015

Pacific Schooners Limited www.pacificschooners.com based in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada, operates TIARE TAPORO and invites applications for the post of Captain, Engineer, Mates, and Deckhands.

TIARE TAPORO is an auxiliary sail ketch, bound for cargo trading in the South Pacific. We're seeking all crew for the delivery voyage from Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada to the Cook Islands, via the Panama Canal. Captain and Mate applicants need to have, at a minimum, a 500 ton oceans license. All other applicants must have, at a minimum, STCW Basic Safety Training.

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Apply by email to
Contact Name: Captain Daniel Moreland
Tel: 1 (902) 634-9984
Fax:
email: dan@pacificschooners.com
PO Box 1076 , Lunenburg NS B0J 2C0 CA

post listed on 05/07/2015, listing expires on 06/06/2015

Sound Experience www.soundexp.org based in Port Townsend , operates Adventuress and invites applications for the post of Deckhand/Educator (Season 2).

Sound Experience is seeking applicants for Season 2 Educator/Deckhand positions on the schooner Adventuress from June 20, 2015 to Nov 1,2015. Position is unpaid but includes shipboard room/board and possible stipend. Sail in the beautiful San Juan Islands and Puget Sound. Facilitate day & overnight youth & adult programs. Actively participate in all aspects of shipboard life. Crew must be at least 18 & submit to background check. Sound Experience sails the historic schooner Adventuress to educate, inspire and empower an inclusive community for the future of our marine environment. Visit http://www.soundexp.org/index.php?page=join-the-crew for detailed job description & 2015 application.

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Apply by cover letter and online application to
Contact Name: ADVENTURESS
Tel: 1 (360) 379-0438
Fax:
email: amy@soundexp.org
PO Box 1390 , Port Townsend WA 98368 US

post listed on 05/07/2015, listing expires on 06/06/2015

West Island College International - Class Afloat www.classafloat.com based in Lunenburg, NS, operates Gulden Leeuw and invites applications for the post of Cook, Cook's Mate.

Class Afloat - operator of the Gulden Leeuw, a 210 foot tall ship is hiring a Cook and Cook’s Mate on a 4.5 month contract beginning August 28, 2015 in Amsterdam, Netherlands and disembarking on January 16, 2016 in Cape Town, South Africa. The Cook and Cook’s Mate must have comparable experience on a tall ship preparing meals for large crews (50 -70 people). STCW certification an asset. Competitive wage, air travel to and from, and health insurance provided by Class Afloat. For more information on Class Afloat, the Gulden Leeuw and this year’s itinerary please see www.classafloat.com. Please send resume and copy of qualifications to Bruce Middleton at bmiddleton@classafloat.com by June 30, 2015.

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Contact Name: Class Afloat
Tel: 1 (902) 634-1895
Fax: 1 (902) 634-7155
email: bmiddleton@classafloat.com
97 Kaulbach Street PO Box 10, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0 CA

post listed on 05/06/2015, listing expires on 06/05/2015

Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority www.historicalseaport.org based in the Pacific Northwest, operates Lady Washington & Hawaiian Chieftain and invites applications for the post of Engineer.

This position requires knowledge of diesel engines, generators, electrical, hydraulic, and shipboard systems required. An Engineers license is not required. All positions require a positive attitude, teamwork, strong work ethic, comfort working aloft, and the ability to respond calmly and safely in all situations. Crews live aboard and participate in daily housekeeping, routine maintenance, sailing in all conditions, teaching education programs, safety drills, and cross-crew training. Excellent passenger interaction skills are a must. We offer a monthly stipend, health insurance after 90 days, room and board, as well as the adventure of a lifetime.

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Apply by email to
Contact Name: Patty McLaren
Tel: 1 (800) 200-5239
Fax:
email: pmclaren@historicalseaport.org
500 North Custer PO Box 2019, Aberdeen WA 98520 US

post listed on 05/05/2015, listing expires on 06/04/2015

Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority www.historicalseaport.org based in the Pacific Northwest, operates Lady Washington & Hawaiian Chieftain and invites applications for the post of Cook.

The Cook’s primary function is to provide the crew, both paid and volunteer, and occasionally paying passengers, with three nutritional meals per day plus snacks and beverages as appropriate The Cook is responsible for provisioning the vessel within the established provisioning budget and keeping track of provision expenditures and number of meals served each day in the Cook’s Log. The Cook is also responsible for maintaining an adequate supply of paper goods and household cleaning supplies. The COOK is a member of the Lady Washington/Hawaiian Chieftain crew.

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Apply by email to
Contact Name: Patty McLaren
Tel: 1 (800) 200-5239
Fax:
email: pmclaren@historicalseaport.org
500 North Custer PO Box 2019, Aberdeen WA 98520 US

post listed on 05/05/2015, listing expires on 06/04/2015

Salish Sea Expeditions www.salish.org based in Bainbridge Island, WA, operates S/V Carlyn and invites applications for the post of Education Director.

Direct all Education Programs. Full details are available at http://www.salish.org/jobs/#Education Director.

This post is Full Time.

Apply by [see website for details] to
Contact Name:
Tel: 1 (206) 780-7848
Fax:
email: seth@salish.org
1257 PATMOS LN. NW , BAINBRIDGE ISLAND WA 98110 US

post listed on 05/04/2015, listing expires on 06/03/2015

West Island College International - Class Afloat www.classafloat.com based in Lunenburg, NS, operates Gulden Leeuw and invites applications for the post of Bosun.

Class Afloat - operator of the Gulden Leeuw, a 210 foot tall ship is hiring a Bosun for a 4.5 month contract beginning August 28, 2015 in Amsterdam, Netherlands and disembarking on January 16, 2016 in Cape Town, South Africa. Bosuns must hold a valid STCW-95, and medical with at least 1 year experience as a Bosun on a comparable vessel. AB certification an asset. Competitive wage, air travel to and from, and health insurance provided by Class Afloat. For more information on Class Afloat, the Gulden Leeuw and this year’s itinerary please see www.classafloat.com. Please send resume and copy of qualifications to Bruce Middleton at bmiddleton@classafloat.com by June 30, 2015.

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Apply by email to
Contact Name: Class Afloat
Tel: 1 (902) 634-1895
Fax: 1 (902) 634-7155
email: bmiddleton@classafloat.com
97 Kaulbach Street PO Box 10, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0 CA

post listed on 05/01/2015, listing expires on 05/31/2015

West Island College International - Class Afloat www.classafloat.com based in Lunenburg, NS, operates Gulden Leeuw and invites applications for the post of Chief Engineer.

Class Afloat - operator of the Gulden Leeuw - is hiring a Chief engineer for 4.5 month contract beginning August 28, 2015 in Amsterdam, Netherlands and ending in Cape Town, South Africa on January 16, 2016. The Chief Engineer must hold a minimum STCW certification. Competitive wage, air travel to and from and health insurance provided by Class Afloat. More information on the Gulden Leeuw, Class Afloat program and itinerary can be found on our website – www.classafloat.com. Please send resume and copy of qualifications to Bruce Middleton at bmiddleton@classafloat.com by June 30, 2015.

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Contact Name: Class Afloat
Tel: 1 (902) 634-1895
Fax: 1 (902) 634-7155
email: bmiddleton@classafloat.com
97 Kaulbach Street PO Box 10, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0 CA

post listed on 05/01/2015, listing expires on 05/31/2015

West Island College International - Class Afloat www.classafloat.com based in Lunenburg, NS, operates Gulden Leeuw and invites applications for the post of AB.

Class Afloat - operator of the Gulden Leeuw, a 210 foot tall ship is hiring 2 ABs for a 4 month contract beginning August 28, 2015 in Amsterdam, Netherlands and disembarking on January 16, 2016 in Cape Town, South Africa. ABs must hold a valid STCW-95, and medical with at least 1 year experience as an AB on a comparable vessel. AB certification an asset. Competitive wage, air travel to and from, and health insurance provided by Class Afloat. For more information on Class Afloat, the Gulden Leeuw and this year’s itinerary please see www.classafloat.com. Please send resume and copy of qualifications to Bruce Middleton at bmiddleton@classafloat.com by June 30, 2015.

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Apply by email to
Contact Name: Class Afloat
Tel: 1 (902) 634-1895
Fax: 1 (902) 634-7155
email: bmiddleton@classafloat.com
97 Kaulbach Street PO Box 10, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0 CA

post listed on 05/01/2015, listing expires on 05/31/2015

Michigan Maritime Museum www.michiganmaritimemuseum.org based in South Haven, MI, operates Friends Good Will and invites applications for the post of Relief Captain/Senior Deckhand.

Senior Deckhand/ Relief captain needed for 7 weeks from late June to Mid August 2015, two days a week. This can be a longer term mate/relief captain position from May to September for candidates looking for a longer commitment. Training is available for qualified candidates. Duties include sailing as Senior Deckhand for public sails, vessel maintenance, occasional short shifts in the museum gift shop, and serving as Relief Captain for two days a week during the mid-summer. Requires a 100 Ton Great Lakes Master. Must have previous leadership experience as a mate or watch leader on similar size vessels. Pay is hourly and depends on experience. This is not a liveaboard position.

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Contact Name: FRIENDS GOOD WILL
Tel: 1 (269) 637-8078
Fax:
email: captain@michiganmaritimemuseum.org
260 Dyckman Avenue , South Haven MI 49090 US

post listed on 04/30/2015, listing expires on 05/30/2015

Michigan Maritime Museum www.michiganmaritimemuseum.org based in South Haven, MI, operates Friends Good Will and invites applications for the post of Deckhand.

Friends Good Will is looking for deckhands for the 2015 sailing season. Duties include sailing Friends Good Will for education sails, public day sails, and private charters, vessel maintenance, and short shifts in the museum gift shop. Pay is hourly and depends on experience. This is not a liveaboard position. The season runs from May-September.

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Contact Name: FRIENDS GOOD WILL
Tel: 1 (269) 637-8078
Fax:
email: captain@michiganmaritimemuseum.org
260 Dyckman Avenue , South Haven MI 49090 US

post listed on 04/30/2015, listing expires on 05/30/2015

Hudson River Sloop Clearwater Inc. www.clearwater.org based in Beacon, NY, operates Clearwater and invites applications for the post of Fall Crew.

Clearwater is currently accepting applications for all deck positions (1st Mate, 2nd Mate, Cook, Engineer, Bosun, Deckhand and Apprentices) for the Fall 2015 season (July 15 through October 31, 2015). You will be working with a crew of 10-18 people (some volunteers) delivering Clearwater’s education program to 4th-12th graders as well as occasional programs for adults. Applicants with prior educational/sailing experience are preferred. Applicants should have strong communication skills, an active interest in education and an ability to work/live in a close knit community. Crew members work a 5-day-on, 2-day-off schedule. All crew are required to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check. Compensation includes room and board. See detailed job descriptions here: http://www.clearwater.org/the-sloop/crew/. Applicants should sent their resume with a cover letter specifying which positions they’re interested in to office@clearwater.org.

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Contact Name: CLEARWATER
Tel: 1 (845) 265-8080
Fax:
email: office@clearwater.org
724 Wolcott Ave. , Beacon NY 12508 US

post listed on 04/29/2015, listing expires on 05/29/2015

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