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Lunenburg Marine Museum Society www.bluenose.novascotia.ca based in Lunenburg, NS, operates BLUENOSE II and invites applications for the post of 2nd Mate.

We are looking for a 2nd Mate with a Canadian Watchkeeping Mates License. The season runs from April 6th - October 15th. The position pays $4100cdn a month. Touring Nova Scotia this summer.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email, fax or mail to
Contact Name: BLUENOSE II
Tel: 1 (877) 441-0347
Fax: (902) 634-8052
email: wayne.walters@novascotia.ca
112 Montague Street PO Box 1299, Lunenburg NS B0J2C0 CA

post listed on 03/26/2015, listing expires on 04/25/2015

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

The World Ocean School is seeking a licensed MATE aboard the historic 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. Applicant should be an enthusiastic, flexible, and energetic leader. Room and board provided on the ship. Minimum 100-ton mate or masters near coastal and STCW endorsements required (Oceans is preferable). For information on World Ocean School and its programs, visit www.worldoceanschool.org.

This post is Full Time.

Apply by email to
Contact Name: ROSEWAY
Tel: 617-816-9247
Fax:
email: Liz@worldoceanschool.org
PO Box 51091 , Boston MA 02205 US

post listed on 03/25/2015, listing expires on 04/24/2015

Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority www.historicalseaport.org based in Grays Harbor, operates and invites applications for the post of Cook.

Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority is seeking a seasonal position for Cook on board the tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain. This requires management of the galley and preparing meals for 10-18 people and provisioning. Room and board is provided. Must be USCG drug tested and agree to do a background check. Send resume along with 3 references and cover letter to Patty McLaren.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email with resume, cover letter, and 3 references to
Contact Name: Patty McLaren
Tel: 1 (800) 200-5239
Fax:
email: pmclaren@historicalseaport.org
PO Box 2019, Aberdeen WA 98520 US

post listed on 03/24/2015, listing expires on 04/23/2015

Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority www.historicalseaport.org based in Grays Harbor, operates and invites applications for the post of Engineer.

This position requires knowledge of diesel engines, generators, electrical, hydraulic, and shipboard systems required. An Engineer's 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. To apply, e-mail a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to: Patty McLaren

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email with cover letter, resume, and contact info for 3 references to
Contact Name: Patty McLaren
Tel: 1 (800) 200-5239
Fax:
email: pmclaren@historicalseaport.org
PO Box 2019, Aberdeen WA 98520 US

post listed on 03/24/2015, listing expires on 04/23/2015

South Street Seaport Museum www.southstreetseaportmuseum.org based in New York City, operates Lettie G. Howard and invites applications for the post of 2nd Mate/Bosun.

The South Street Seaport Museum is seeking a 2nd Mate/Bosun on the schooner Lettie G. Howard beginning in April 2015. Minimum qualifications include the ability to stand a navigational watch, and coordinate deck operations such as: sail handling maneuvers, vessel maintenance and education programming. Watch leading experience a plus. Serve as relief 1st mate for programs while the Chief Mate is off. Working knowledge of marlinspike seamanship and carpentry are required. A sincere desire to work with youth is a must. Applicant needs two or more years of supervisory experience on a traditional rigged sailing vessel. The Lettie G Howard is a restored 125 ft Gloucester fishing schooner certified as a Sailing School Vessel. During the ’15 season, which runs from April through October, Lettie will operate on the waters of NY harbor, LI Sound, New England and the East Coast. Programs range from port visits, day sails, and week-long programming. Pay is commensurate with experience.

This post is Seasonal.

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

post listed on 03/24/2015, listing expires on 04/23/2015

South Street Seaport Museum www.southstreetseaportmuseum.org based in New York City, operates Lettie G. Howard and invites applications for the post of 3rd Mate/Engineer.

The South Street Seaport Museum is seeking a 3rd Mate/Engineer on the schooner Lettie G. Howard beginning in April 2015. Minimum qualifications include the ability to stand a navigational watch, and coordinate trainees for deck operations such as: sail handling maneuvers, vessel maintenance, and education programs. Working knowledge of diesel engines, plumbing and electrical systems are required. Watch leading experience a plus. A sincere desire to work with youth is a must. Applicants need one or more years of supervisory experience on traditional rigged sailing vessels. The Lettie G Howard is a restored 125 ft. Gloucester fishing schooner certified as a SSV. During the ’15 season, which runs from April through October, Lettie will operate on the waters of NY harbor, LI Sound, New England and the East Coast. Programs range from port visits, day sails, and week-long programming. The post is Seasonal; pay is commensurate with experience.

This post is Seasonal.

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

post listed on 03/24/2015, listing expires on 04/23/2015

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

The South Street Seaport Museum is seeking a Cook on the schooner Lettie G. Howard beginning in April 2015. Duties include preparing three meals a day for 5 crew and up to thirteen students for overnight programs, provisioning, menu planning, and working in traditional galley with propane stove and refrigerated ice box. The Lettie G Howard is a restored 125 ft Gloucester fishing schooner certified as a Sailing School Vessel. During the ’15 season, which runs from April through October, Lettie will operate on the waters of NY harbor, LI Sound, New England and the East Coast. Programs range from port visits, day sails, and week-long programming.

This post is Seasonal.

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

post listed on 03/24/2015, listing expires on 04/23/2015

Mystic Adventure Sails http://mysticadventuresails.com/ based in Newport, RI, operates Mystic and invites applications for the post of Engineer.

The 170-ft, 3-masted schooner Mystic is seeking an experienced Engineer. The vessel is based in Newport, RI for the spring through early fall, and St. Thomas, USVI in the winter. This position requires knowledge of diesel engines, generators, electrical, hydraulic, and shipboard systems required. An Engineer's license is not required. Ideal candidate has 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. To apply, e-mail a cover letter and CV. Position is full-time.

This post is Full Time.

Apply by email with cover letter and resume to
Contact Name: MYSTIC
Tel: 1 (617) 901-5305
Fax:
email: captwilliamwidman@gmail.com
41 BROOKS DRIVE SUITE 1005, BRAINTREE 02 02184 US

post listed on 03/24/2015, listing expires on 04/23/2015

Mystic Adventure Sails http://mysticadventuresails.com/ based in Newport, RI, operates Mystic and invites applications for the post of Chief Mate.

Mystic Adventure Sails is seeking a Chief MATE aboard the 3-masted, 170-ft schooner MYSTIC. Job includes all aspects of tall ship sailing both coastal and offshore conducting multi-day private charters. The vessel bases in Newport, RI for Spring to Fall season, and St. Thomas, USVI for the winter season. Ideal candidate will have a minimum USC100-ton license, STCW. Applicant should be an enthusiastic, flexible, and energetic leader. Responsible for managing the crew and assisting the captain in all aspects of vessel operations. Room and board provided on the ship. Must be willing to undergo a USCG drug test as well as a criminal background check if requested. Experience with traditional sailing rigs - fore and aft gaff, square sails. ** Vessel tentatively scheduled to depart St. Thomas and return to Newport between April 15 and May 10.

This post is Full Time.

Apply by email to
Contact Name: Captain
Tel: 1 (617) 901-5305
Fax:
email: captwilliamwidman@gmail.com
41 BROOKS DRIVE SUITE 1005, BRAINTREE 02 02184 US

post listed on 03/23/2015, listing expires on 04/22/2015

Plimoth Plantation www.plimoth.org based in Plymouth MA, operates Mayflower II and invites applications for the post of Marine Repair Supervisor.

Plimoth Plantation has an opening for a Marine Repair Supervisor. This employee will be the hands on leader in the Maritime department. Assist with the development and implementation of a restoration and maintenance program designed to preserve the Mayflower II and other museum watercraft. Work aboard Mayflower II and other Museum watercraft on repair, restoration and maintenance projects as assigned. Develop work plans, implement and supervise staff for the completion of tasks. Assist with upkeep of rigging including the rigging of Mayflower II each spring and fall. Travel with Mayflower II when she goes to dry dock for haul out. Ability to act as mate/engineer while underway. Participate in sail training aboard Mayflower II as well as take part in sailing trips Mayflower II or other Museum craft may undertake from time to time. See website for full description.

This post is Full Time.

Apply by Email to
Contact Name: MAYFLOWER II
Tel: 1 (774) 454-5206
Fax:
email: shaverstock@plimoth.org
PO BOX 1620 , PLYMOUTH MA 02362 US

post listed on 03/17/2015, listing expires on 04/16/2015

Living Classrooms Foundation www.livingclassrooms.org based in Baltimore, MD, operates MILDRED BELLE and invites applications for the post of Summer Mate (unlicensed).

We are looking for a mate to assist with education day trips aboard the historic buyboat M/V MILDRED BELLE. Programs are four mornings per week (Mon-Thursday) from mid-June through late July. Daily responsibilities should finish by early afternoon on most days. This is an unlicensed position. Applicants must be self starters with prior boating experience. Applicants must possess strong interest in education of students of all ages, backgrounds and abilities. Responsibilities to include cleaning, assisting captain with boat handling, routine engine room chores and teaching students basic maritime subjects.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email or 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 03/16/2015, listing expires on 04/15/2015

Proctor Academy Ocean Classroom and World Ocean School based in Aboard Roseway; Late Summer/Fall 2015, operates Roseway and invites applications for the post of Educator(s): Marine Science; Maritime History and Literature.

We are looking to hire 2 educators for this upcoming Fall Voyage aboard Roseway. These individuals will teach Marine Science and Maritime History/Literature. In addition, each teacher will serve as an integral part of the working crew as Roseway makes her way along the eastern seaboard of the US and into the Caribbean. The Proctor Academy Ocean Classroom Program is a partnership between Proctor Academy and the World Ocean School. One of the educators will serve as Lead Educator and report directly to the Proctor Academy Ocean Classroom Director. Interested applicants can contact David Pilla (pillada@proctoracademy.org/603-735-6255) or Abby Kidder (abby@worldoceanschool.org/207-462-6913).

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by Contact David Pilla or Abby Kidder. to
Contact Name: Ocean Classroom at Proctor Academy
Tel: 1 (603) 735-6255
Fax:
email: pillada@proctoracademy.org
204 MAIN STREET , ANDOVER NH 03216 US

post listed on 03/16/2015, listing expires on 04/15/2015

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

Schooners Liberty Clipper and Liberty Star are seeking engaging, enthusiastic, and hardworking people for our 2015 Boston season! We offer a chance to begin, or develop, your traditional sailing experience, while still ending the day in the heart of a beautiful, bustling city. Crew is responsible for sailing the vessel daily, all vessel maintenance, and keeping a safe environment for crew, and our guests. Physically demanding, and hard work with long hours, like any traditional vessel. Yet Deckhands must also have the upbeat energy that helps our guests feel as though that this is an amazing experience, repeatedly. While sail experience is a plus, we are more than willing to help good people get a great start in the traditional fleet. Please apply for this opportunity by sending, via email, a brief letter of introduction and resume to the contact below.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email to
Contact Name: Capt Rob James
Tel: 1 (617) 742-0333
Fax:
email: jobs@libertyfleet.com
67 Long Wharf , Boston MA 02110 US

post listed on 03/13/2015, listing expires on 04/12/2015

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

Friends Good Will is seeking a Shipboard Education Coordinator/Deckhand for the 2015 sailing season. Duties include working with the Captain and Museum Director of Education to coordinate shipboard education programs and volunteer educators/crew, coordinating children's themed sails during the summer months, and performing regular deckhand duties as assigned by the captain. Previous shipboard or outdoor education experience is required. Pay is hourly and depends on experience. This is not a liveaboard position. The season runs from May-September.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email to
Contact Name: Captain Corey Young
Tel: 1 (269) 637-8078
Fax:
email: captain@michiganmaritimemuseum.org
260 Dyckman Avenue , South Haven MI 49090 US

post listed on 03/13/2015, listing expires on 04/12/2015

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.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email to
Contact Name: Captain Corey Young
Tel: 1 (269) 637-8078
Fax:
email: captain@michiganmaritimemuseum.org
260 Dyckman Avenue , South Haven MI 49090 US

post listed on 03/13/2015, listing expires on 04/12/2015

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

Friends Good Will is looking for a Senior Deckhand/ Relief Captain for the 2015 sailing season. 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. The season runs from May-September.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email to
Contact Name: Captain Corey Young
Tel: 1 (269) 637-8078
Fax:
email: captain@michiganmaritimemuseum.org
260 Dyckman Avenue , South Haven MI 49090 US

post listed on 03/13/2015, listing expires on 04/12/2015

Argia Cruises www.ArgiaMystic.com based in Mystic CT, operates ARGIA and invites applications for the post of FIRST MATE.

Argia Cruises is now accepting applications for the position of FIRST MATE in the schooner ARGIA for the 2015 season. To apply: submit resume and references to the email listed. ARGIA's operations include educational programs, public day-sails and private charters. The First Mate is responsible for supervision of all crew, crew/passenger safety, program coordination with the office, upkeep, appearance, and maintenance schedule of the vessel under the direction of the Captain. Candidates for this position must have excellent sailing ability, work well with the public, have a strong work ethic, excellent organizational skills and experience with traditional rig. The position begins in March and runs through November 1st. This position requires eligibility to work in the USA. License is not required. Crew work a five day on / two day off schedule. Compensation is per trip and generally $2100-2200 per month plus great tips. Accommodation aboard ship is available.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by emailing resume and references to
Contact Name: Capt. Blumberg
Tel: 1 (860) 536-0416
Fax:
email: sales@argiamystic.com
Schooner Wharf 15 Holmes Street, Mystic CT 06355 US

post listed on 03/12/2015, listing expires on 04/11/2015

Sightsailing Inc www.sightsailing.com based in Newport, RI, operates and invites applications for the post of Deckhands.

Schooner Aquidneck is seeing deckhands for our 2015 season. Experience aboard traditionally rigged vessels is preferred, but not required. Experience in the day sail industry is a plus. These are physically demanding positions, requiring heavy lifting, hauling flaking sails etc. Friendly, positive attitudes and the ability to engage guests in casual conversation is essential. Good pay, excellent tips a fun work environment and outstanding sailing grounds. Note these are not live-a-board positions. We prefer deckhands who can commit to our entire 6 month season from early May through early Nov. Hourly yard work before and after the season is often available to handy individuals. License assistance available to promising candidates.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by submitting an online application at http://www.sightsailing.com/employme to
Contact Name: John Hirschler
Tel: 1 (401) 849-3333
Fax:
email: sightsailingjobs@gmail.com
11 Everett St , Newport RI 02840 US

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

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

A 6 month temporary full-time appointment with an anticipated start of May 1,2015. Qualified applicants must have a minimum of a 100 Ton Near Coastal Mate License with Auxiliary Sail endorsement. Significant traditional vessel sailing experience as master, mate, or watch officer and related maintenance experience required. A valid US passport and passing a pre-employment drug test are required for this position. Room and board included. The chief mate will assist with outfitting the vessel during May. June/July/August the vessel engages in day sails and sail training voyages between Southern New England and Canadian Maritimes. September/October the mate will assist with daysails, weekend trip, and with other Maine Maritime sailing courses as needed and will begin laying up the vessel for winter maintenance. A successful candidate must be able to enter Canada and have no prior convictions that deem them “inadmissible” under Canadian law.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by (email for instructions) to
Contact Name: BOWDOIN
Tel: 1 (207) 326-2364
Fax:
email: eric.jergenson@mma.edu
Maine Maritime Academy , Castine ME 04421 US

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

Maine Maritime Academy www.mma.edu based in Castine Maine, operates Schooner Bowdoin and invites applications for the post of Steward/Deckhand.

A temporary full-time appointment with an anticipated start of May 1-September 1, 2015. Qualified applicants must have experience: cooking for large numbers, interest in part-time deck work, and cooking aboard vessels offshore. A valid US passport and passing a pre-employment drug test are required for this position. June/July/August the vessel engages in day sails and sail training voyages between Southern New England and Canadian Maritimes. The steward’s primary job will be planning meals, cooking, and maintaining ship’s galley stores. Deckhand responsibilities are secondary. A successful candidate must be able to enter Canada and have no prior convictions that deem them “inadmissible” under Canadian law.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by (email for instructions) to
Contact Name: BOWDOIN
Tel: 1 (207) 326-2364
Fax:
email: eric.jergenson@mma.edu
Maine Maritime Academy , Castine ME 04421 US

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

Los Angeles Maritime Institute (LAMI) www.LAMITopsail.org based in San Pedro, Ca, operates Exy Johnson and Irving Johnson and invites applications for the post of Deckhand/Intern.

We presently have Deckhand/Intern positions available April 2015 until October 2015. We would prefer applicants with some square rig experience. Must be a team player, have good people skills, and relate to kids as well. Deckhand/Interns are responsible to the Mates and Captains and participate in proper ship maintenance, watch standing, running small boats, helping to teach and train new crew and volunteers, as well as working with kids on our boats and actively participating in all aspects of ship board life and programs. First Aid/CPR certification a plus. Please e-mail resume with cover letter and references.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by emailing resume with cover letter and references to
Contact Name: Don Benedict
Tel: (310) 833-6055
Fax: (310) 548-2055
email: bigben@lamitopsail.org
Berth 73, Suite 2 , San Pedro CA 90731 US

post listed on 03/03/2015, listing expires on 04/02/2015

American Sailing Tours www.AmericanSailingTours.com based in Baltimore, MD, operates Summer Wind and invites applications for the post of Relief Captain.

American Sailing Tours seeks a Night Captain for the schooner Summer Wind. We're moving to Baltimore for the 2015 sailing season (May through October) at Harbor East Marina. We're a small 6-passenger tour operation. We sail with a Captain and Deckhand and we're looking for a fit and eager individual to serve as the Relief Captain to do 2 night sails (Sunset and Moonlight) on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday nights. We plan to participate again in this year's Great Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race in October. The boat is a steel-hulled 48' Colvin Gazelle schooner. She has a Chinese Junk rig, which makes her a unique tourist attraction. We do as many as 6 90-minute sails in Baltimore Harbor five days a week. We pay $60 per trip for the Relief Captain position plus tips. The Relief Captain is expected to interact with passengers in a friendly & professional manner. Each member of the crew must belong to our random drug testing program. We cover all drug testing fees.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email to
Contact Name: Captain Tom Kirwan
Tel: (609) 760-2546
Fax: (856) 810-2607
email: tom@americansailingtours.com
26 ELIZABETH COURT SOUTH , MARLTON NJ 08053 US

post listed on 03/03/2015, listing expires on 04/02/2015

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

The World Ocean School is now accepting applications for 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. Applicant should be an enthusiastic, flexible, and energetic participant of the team. Room and board provided on the ship. Tall ship sailing experience and STCW preferred but crew members will be fully trained once aboard. Must be willing to undergo a USCG drug test as well as a criminal background check if requested. Contract is for seven months.

This post is Full Time.

Apply by email to
Contact Name: ROSEWAY
Tel: 1 (857) 366-4635
Fax:
email: wos@worldoceanschool.org
PO Box 51091 , Boston MA 02205 US

post listed on 03/02/2015, listing expires on 04/01/2015

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

The World Ocean School is seeking a cook aboard the historic schooner ROSEWAY. Job includes keeping the ship's galley organized and clean, provisioning the galley once a week, preparing 2-3 meals daily for 10-20 crew members with various eating requirements, cooking meals and snacks during offshore transits, standing watches if needed, serving drinks and snacks in the galley during charters and day sails and for special events, and maintaining an enthusiastic, flexible, and energetic disposition. Room and board provided on the ship. Must enjoy being with people and working with kids. Must be willing to undergo a USCG drug test as well as a criminal background check if requested.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email to
Contact Name: ROSEWAY
Tel: 1 (857) 366-4635
Fax:
email: wos@worldoceanschool.org
PO Box 51091 , Boston MA 02205 US

post listed on 03/02/2015, listing expires on 04/01/2015

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

The World Ocean School is seeking a MATE aboard the historic 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. STCW and licensing required. Applicant should be an enthusiastic, flexible, and energetic leader. Room and board provided on the ship. Must be willing to undergo a USCG drug test as well as a criminal background check if requested. Contract is for seven months.

This post is Full Time.

Apply by email to
Contact Name: ROSEWAY
Tel: 1 (857) 366-4635
Fax:
email: wos@worldoceanschool.org
PO Box 51091 , Boston MA 02205 US

post listed on 03/02/2015, listing expires on 04/01/2015

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

We are currently accepting applications for Deckhand/Educators for the second half of the 2015 sailing season (July through mid-November). Work with 5-6 other crewmembers in a close-knit high-energy environment aboard the 80’ schooner SoundWaters. The crew is responsible for delivery of 3 hour environmental science programs for students ranging from 2nd grade – college, assisting in sail handling in educational programs, public sails, and private charters, as well as operation and maintenance of SoundWaters. For more information please view our website http://www.soundwaters.org/jobs/schoonerjobs/ SoundWaters homeport is a 60-minute train ride to NYC. All crew receive a competitive stipend plus room and board.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email to
Contact Name: SOUNDWATERS
Tel: 1 (203) 406-3310
Fax: 1 (203) 967-8306
email: jcathcart@SoundWaters.org
1281 Cove Rd. , Stamford CT 06902 US

post listed on 03/02/2015, listing expires on 04/01/2015

Kalmar Nyckel Foundation Www.kalmarnyckel.org based in Wilmington, DE, operates Kalmar Nyckel and invites applications for the post of Chief mate/engineer.

Chief mate/engineer is responsible for maintaining twin 3208 Caterpillar engines and two Northernlights generators as well as other ships systems. Chief mate leads a navigational watch and works closely with one of the best volunteer programs on the water. There is a good deal of ship handling experience! And a week of paid vacation is included. STCW required, liscencing and experience with square rigs is preferred but not required. US citizenship required. Mid-March through early November.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by emailing resume/cover letter to captainsharon@kalmarnyckel.org to
Contact Name: KALMAR NYCKEL
Tel: 1 (302) 429-7447
Fax:
email: captainsharon@kalmarnyckel.org
1124 E. Seventh Street , Wilmington DE 19801 US

post listed on 03/02/2015, listing expires on 04/01/2015

Mystic Seaport www.mysticseaport.org/brilliant based in Mystic, CT, operates Brilliant and invites applications for the post of Mate.

This position begins Oct. 2015. The mate assists the captain in sailing and maintaining a classic 1932 schooner. Brilliant is owned and operated by Mystic Seaport Museum and is a certified and inspected passenger vessel that has been engaged in sail training and education since 1954. Candidates should have sailing experience, a good attitude and enjoy working closely with students of all ages. A coast guard license, first aid training, and shipboard skills such as painting and cooking are helpful. This position is a full-time, year round role broken into 6 months of maintenance and 6 months of sailing. For more information on Brilliant, please visit http://www.mysticseaport.org/locations/vessels/brilliant/. To Apply: Please submit an application (http://www.mysticseaport.org/wp-content/uploads/Employment-application.pdf), resume, and cover letter. An EOE.

This post is Full Time.

Apply by email, fax, or mail to
Contact Name: Human Resources
Tel:
Fax: 8605725395
email: human.resources@mysticseaport.org
PO Box 6000 , Mystic CT 06355 US

post listed on 02/27/2015, listing expires on 03/29/2015

Amistad America Inc. based in Mystic and New London, CT, operates Freedom Schooner AMISTAD, Connecticut State Flagship and invites applications for the post of Captain/Shipkeeper.

Position available for experienced schooner captain/shipkeeper to oversee and maintain ship while docked in New London. Note that the ship will not sail from New London, but will remain at dock. Captain/shipkeeper will assist in the ship's uprigging in Mystic and crew on her transit to New London; plan maintenance roster and supervise crew of 4; maintain an active watch schedule; coordinate educational programming at dockside; and keep the ship's records. This is a live aboard position. A minimum of a 100 ton Aux Sail Inland license is required. We seek a commitment from mid-March through October.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email with resume to
Contact Name: Katharine B. Sacks, Receiver
Tel: 1 (203) 314-7780
Fax:
email: kbsacks@earthlink.net
P.O. BOX 6409 , HAMDEN CT 06511 US

post listed on 02/27/2015, listing expires on 03/29/2015

Amistad America Inc. based in Mystic and New London, CT, operates Freedom Schooner AMISTAD, Connecticut State Flagship and invites applications for the post of Deckhands (3).

Position available for several deckhand/shipkeepers to maintain ship while docked in New London. Note that the ship will not sail from New London, but will remain at dock. Deckhands will live aboard, assist in the ship's uprigging in Mystic and crew on her transit to New London; crew the maintenance roster; participate in an active watch schedule and cooking rotation; and present historical educational programming at dockside. Tall Ship experience a plus, but not a requirement. We seek a commitment from mid-March through October.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email with resume to
Contact Name: Katharine B. Sacks, Receiver
Tel: 1 (203) 314-7780
Fax:
email: kbsacks@earthlink.net
P.O. BOX 6409 , HAMDEN CT 06511 US

post listed on 02/27/2015, listing expires on 03/29/2015

Amistad America Inc. based in Mystic and New London, CT, operates Freedom Schooner AMISTAD, Connecticut State Flagship and invites applications for the post of First Mate.

Position available for experienced schooner mate to oversee maintenance of ship while docked in New London. Note that the ship will not sail from New London, but will remain at dock. Mate will assist in the ship's uprigging in Mystic and crew on her transit to New London; supervise crew of 4; maintain an active watch schedule; and coordinate educational programming at dockside. This is a live aboard position. A 100 ton inland master's license with aux sail is preferred. We seek a commitment from mid-March through October.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email with resume to
Contact Name: Amistad America Inc. Receivership Katharine B. Sacks, Receiver
Tel: 1 (203) 314-7780
Fax:
email: kbsacks@earthlink.net
P.O. BOX 6409 , HAMDEN CT 06511 US

post listed on 02/27/2015, listing expires on 03/29/2015

The Liberty Fleet of Tall Ships www.libertyfleet.com based in Nassau, Bahamas, operates Liberty Clipper & Liberty Star and invites applications for the post of Asst. Cook.

The Schooner Liberty Clipper invites applicants to post for the position of Asst. cook. The Liberty Clipper winters in the Bahamas, enjoying week long sailing adventures for up to 24 guests and 10 crew members. As the asst.cook you'd be responsible for assisting Head Cook with all prep work, cooking, baking, clean up and provisioning weekly. Experience preferred. Must meet boat in Nassau. Position could transition into a deckhand spot during transit back to Boston, MA in late May. Please send cover letter and resume to jan@libertyfleet.com

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email to
Contact Name: LIBERTY CLIPPER
Tel: 1 (617) 742-0333
Fax:
email: jan@libertyfleet.com
Mr. Andy Huntoon 67 Long Wharf, Boston MA 02110 US

post listed on 02/27/2015, listing expires on 03/29/2015

Sightsailing Inc www.sightsailing.com based in Newport, Rhode Island, operates Aquidneck and invites applications for the post of Captain.

Position available for experienced schooner captain to share sailing responsibilities with other captain and work a rotating 3 then 4 day week. If desired, an additional day is available by sailing one of our other vessels. Must enjoy public day sails, as well as corporate and private charters, training new crew, etc. A minimum of a 50 ton Aux Sail Inland license is required, along with a FCC MROP. We seek a minimum of a 6 month commitment from May-October. Above average compensation.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by www.sightsailing.com/employment.php to
Contact Name: John Hirschler
Tel: 1 (401) 849-3333
Fax:
email: sightsailingjobs@gmail.com
11Everett St , Newport Rh 02840 US

post listed on 01/16/2015, listing expires on 04/30/2015

Sightsailing, Inc. www.sightsailing.com based in Newport, Rhode Island, operates Schooner Aquidneck and invites applications for the post of Mate.

Schooner Aquidneck is seeking a Mate for our 2015 season. The Mate should have preferably two years of experience aboard similarly rigged traditional vessels. Experience in the day sail industry is a plus. Friendly, positive attitudes and the ability to engage guests is essential. In addition to performing all the duties of deckhands, the Mate plays a lead role in helping train new deckhands and helps maintain the vessel. A minimum of a 50 ton license with an aux sail endorsement is preferred but not required. If interested, Mates will be given plenty of helm time and docking practice and groomed as potential future captains of the vessel. Depending on license and boat handling skills, relief captain work may be available. Mates work a rotating 4/3 days schedule. We seek a minimum of a 6 month commitment from early May through early November. Yard work from mid-March until the start of our season and at the end of the season into mid-November is often available.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by Online applications in Employment section of website/Resume to
Contact Name: Captain John Hirschler
Tel: 1 (401) 862-4718
Fax:
email: info@sightsailing.com
11 Everett Street , Newport RI 02840 US

post listed on 12/24/2014, listing expires on 04/30/2015

Sightsailing, Inc. www.sightsailing.com based in Newport, Rhode Island, operates Schooner Aquidneck and invites applications for the post of Crew.

Schooner Aquidneck is seeking crew for our 2015 season. Although not required, crew should have preferably have one year of experience aboard similarly rigged traditional vessels. Experience in the day sail industry is a plus. Friendly, positive attitudes and the ability to engage guests is essential. These are physically demanding positions so crew should be able bodied with plenty of stamina. Crew work a rotating 4/3 days schedule. We seek a minimum of a 6 month commitment from early May through early November. Yard work from mid-March until the start of our season and at the end of the season into mid-November is often available.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by Online applications in Employment section of website to
Contact Name: Captain John Hirschler
Tel: 1 (401) 862-4718
Fax:
email: info@sightsailing.com
11 Everett Street , Newport RI 02840 US

post listed on 12/24/2014, listing expires on 04/30/2015

Windy of Chicago Ltd. www.tallshipwindy.com based in Navy Pier, Chicago, operates Tall Ship Windy and invites applications for the post of Deckhand/Educator.

For the 2015 summer sailing season Position dates: Three Options available. May 15-October 10, May 15-August 15, or August 15-October 10. Four masted Schooner Windy conducts day sails, charters, educational field trips, corporate and private events on Chicago’s coastline. Day sails and educational tours will require crew to do historical and nautically-themed storytelling, and conduct Tall Ship Sail Training for youth and adults. Applicants need to have interest in oral presentation and performance, teaching, and must be highly motivated to engage guests and students in these experiences. Skills in oral communication, and customer service, theatre arts, and/or performance, are desirable but not required. Motivated novices are welcome to apply. Liveaboard privileges may be available. Submit letter of interest and resume to Captains Bruce Randall and John Ludvik by email tallshipwindy@aol.com

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email to
Contact Name: Capt. Bruce Randall and Capt. John Ludvik of WINDY
Tel: 1 (312) 451-2700
Fax:
email: tallshipwindy@aol.com
P.O. Box 11152 , Chicago IL 60611-0152 US

post listed on 10/22/2014, listing expires on 04/18/2015

Tall Ships America • 221 3rd St., Bldg. 2, Ste. 101• Newport, RI 02840 USA • (401) 846-1775 • asta@tallshipsamerica.org