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Mystic Whaler Cruises Inc. www.mysticwhaler.com based in New London, CT, operates Mystic Whaler and invites applications for the post of Deckhand.

Mystic Whaler is now accepting applications for the position of Deckhand for the coming season. Employment is available beginning mid-March. Mystic Whaler offers a variety of education programs and overnight passenger cruises on the Hudson River and in southern New England. Applicants must be experienced, and possess a keen interest in both education and hospitality.

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Contact Name: MYSTIC WHALER
Tel: 1 (860) 460-7882
Fax:
email: mysticwhaler@sbcglobal.net
PO Box 189 , Mystic CT 06355-0189 US

post listed on 02/08/2016, listing expires on 03/09/2016

Mystic Whaler Cruises Inc. www.mysticwhaler.com based in New London, operates Mystic Whaler and invites applications for the post of Spring Maintenance crew.

Mystic Whaler seeks applicants for spring maintenance crew from March 15th- April 11th. Tasks include sanding, painting, and uprig. Room and board included.

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Contact Name: MYSTIC WHALER
Tel: 1 (860) 460-7882
Fax:
email: mysticwhaler@sbcglobal.net
PO Box 189 , Mystic CT 06355-0189 US

post listed on 02/08/2016, listing expires on 03/09/2016

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 2016 season, starting April 04 and ending October 31, 2016. 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 28 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. All crew work 5 days on/2 days off. This is a live aboard position.

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Apply by Email to
Contact Name: Captains Dave McGinnis and Brendan O'Donnel
Tel: 1 (231) 941-2000
Fax:
email: dave@tallshipsailing.com
13258 SW Bay Shore Dr. , Traverse City MI 49684 US

post listed on 02/05/2016, listing expires on 03/06/2016

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

Steward/Deckhand, Schooner Bowdoin – This is a 6 month appointment with an anticipated start of May 1, 2016 – October 31, 2016. Must have experience cooking for large numbers and interest in part-time deck work and maintenance. Experience cooking is required. A valid US passport and passing a pre-employment drug test are required.Will assist with fitting out the vessel during May and is responsible for feeding a crew of 16 while shoreside. 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. Must be able to enter Canada. Additional sailing opportunities are available during the month of September and October.For complete job listing and online application forms, go to: About MMA at www.mainemaritime.edu and click on Employment at MMA.

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Contact Name: Greg Cyr
Tel: 1 (207) 326-0254
Fax: 1 (207) 326-2134
email: gregory.cyr@mma.edu
Maine Maritime Academy , Castine ME 04421 US

post listed on 02/02/2016, listing expires on 03/03/2016

Maine Maritime Academy www.mainemaritime.edu based in Castine, ME, operates Bowdoin and invites applications for the post of 2nd Mate.

2nd Mate/Engineer, Schooner Bowdoin –A 3 month appointment with an anticipated start of May 1-August 1, 2016. Qualified applicants must have a minimum of a 100 Ton Near Coastal Mate License with Auxiliary Sail endorsement. Traditional vessel sailing and maintenance experience preferred. A valid US passport and passing a pre-employment drug test are required for this position. Familiarity with basic machinery and ship system operations and maintenance preferred. Will assist with outfitting the vessel during May. June and July the vessel engages in day sails and sail training voyages. The 2nd mate will be in charge of a navigational watch and shall oversee the daily operation of machinery and engineering tasks. Must be able to enter Canada. For complete job listing and online application forms, go to: About MMA at www.mainemaritime.edu and click on Employment at MMA.

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Contact Name: Greg Cyr
Tel: 1 (207) 326-0254
Fax: 1 (207) 326-2134
email: gregory.cyr@mma.edu
Maine Maritime Academy , Castine ME 04421 US

post listed on 02/02/2016, listing expires on 03/03/2016

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

Schooner Bowdoin Chief Mate • Chief Mate, Schooner Bowdoin –This is a 6 month appointment with an anticipated start of May 1,2016 – October 31, 2016. 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. Assist with outfitting the vessel during May. June/July/August day sails and sail training voyages. September/October day sails, weekend trip, and with other Maine Maritime sailing courses as needed The candidate must be able to enter Canada and have no prior convictions. For complete job listing and online application forms, go to: About MMA at www.mainemaritime.edu and click on Employment at MMA.

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Contact Name: Greg Cyr
Tel: 1 (207) 326-0254
Fax: 1 (207) 326-2134
email: gregory.cyr@mma.edu
Maine Maritime Academy , Castine ME 04421 US

post listed on 02/02/2016, listing expires on 03/03/2016

Gundalow Company based in Portsmouth, NH, operates PISCATAQUA and invites applications for the post of Program Manager.

The nonprofit Gundalow Company seeks a PROGRAM MANAGER who will work onboard our sailing classroom PISCATAQUA and in the office with staff, crew, and volunteers to manage and help teach all of our programs for school/youth groups, teachers, and the public. This position includes the creation and implementation of our new five-day camp program as well as managing and training approximately 50 volunteers. The ideal candidate will have nonprofit education program and volunteer coordination experience, formal or non-formal teaching experience, and a passion for place-based and maritime history/marine/environmental education. As a key member of the team, the successful candidate will be a leader who inspires excellence in our current program delivery while providing leadership to develop and achieve growth goals.Please see www.gundalow.org for complete job description.

This post is Full Time.

Apply by sending cover letter, resume, salary requirements and names of three ref to
Contact Name: Search Committee Program Manager
Tel: 1 (603) 433-9505
Fax:
email: mbolster@gundalow.org
60 Marcy Street , Portsmouth NH 03801 US

post listed on 01/28/2016, listing expires on 02/27/2016

World Ocean School www.worldoceanschool.org based in Boston, MA & St. Croix, VI, 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. Must be willing to undergo a USCG drug test, as well as a criminal background check, if requested. Must have current STCW and appropriate licensing. For more information about World Ocean School’s programs and the schooner Roseway, visit www.worldoceanschool.org

This post is Full Time.

Apply by Application available here: http://worldoceanschool.org/get-on-board/opp to
Contact Name: ROSEWAY
Tel:
Fax:
email:
PO Box 51091 , Boston MA 02205 US

post listed on 01/27/2016, listing expires on 02/26/2016

The Liberty Fleet of Tall Ships www.libertyfleet.com based in Virgin Islands, operates LIBERTY STAR and invites applications for the post of COOK.

We seek an experienced cook to join the Liberty Star in the Virgin Islands to work the second half of our winter Windjammer Cruise season based in St. Thomas, USVI offering weekly cruises to the BVI. You'll be responsible for provisioning the ship weekly, providing meals for up to 10 people daily (including crew) and may be called upon to assist with other duties. Must have great customer service skills. This job could become year-round if you'd like to continue in Boston in another capacity. Start date is in early March.

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Apply by E-Mail Cover Letter & Resume to
Contact Name: LIBERTY STAR
Tel: 1 (617) 742-0333
Fax:
email: jobs@libertyfleet.com
67 Long Wharf , Boston MA 02110 US

post listed on 01/27/2016, listing expires on 02/26/2016

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 Captains .

Currently seeking Captains for our summer season on Liberty Clipper and Liberty Star. Candidates must have strong sailing experience, maintenance skills, ship handling skills and ability to effectively lead and train a large crew in a fast paced busy summer season. Winter employment in Bahamas and Virgin Islands considered for right applicant. position requires minimum of 50ton Inland Master w/ AUX Sail for Liberty Star and 100ton Inland Master W/AUX Sail for Liberty Clipper. Start date on or around June 1st, and potentially sooner for northbound Transits.

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Contact Name: LIBERTY CLIPPER & LIBERTY STAR
Tel: 1 (617) 742-0333
Fax:
email: jobs@libertyfleet.com
67 Long Wharf , Boston MA 02110 US

post listed on 01/26/2016, listing expires on 02/25/2016

Ocean Passages, LLC based in Portland, Maine, operates Harvey Gamage and invites applications for the post of Mates, deckhand & cook.

The newly rebuilt Schooner Harvey Gamage has been delivered to Key West, and is finishing preparations for an exploratory trip to Cuba, in anticipation of a five year seasonal operation there. Currently welcoming immediate applications for mate, deckhand, and cook. Applications for relief captain for future consideration will also be accepted. Will be engaging crew from the present (immediate availability a strong plus) through the trip north, to Maine, in late spring. Preference given to those with prior experience on large sail training vessels, gaff rig experience, fluency in Spanish, and CG licensing for 100 ton near coastal or higher, endorsed for auxiliary sail. For immediate consideration, please submit a resume, (copy of license, if applicable) with current contact information, and three professional references and their email and phone contact information.

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Contact Name: Captain Jack Morton
Tel: 321 745 5441
Fax:
email: info@ocean-passages.org
400 COMMERCIAL STREET , PORTLAND ME 04101 US

post listed on 01/24/2016, listing expires on 02/23/2016

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

Schooner Aquidneck is seeking a captain for our 2016 season. Aquidneck is a 80’ gaff rigged schooner offering daily public sails and private charters from May through October. A minimum of a 50 ton (100 ton preferred) license with Auxiliary Sail endorsement & FCC MROP necessary. Candidates should have excellent sailing and boat handling skills on similar sized vessels. You should enjoy teaching, leading and have good organizational skills. Position is dependent upon successful operational orientation and demonstrated boat handling skills. Captains work a rotating 4 day on/3 day on week. Compensation is by the day and ranges from $2500-$3500/month plus great tips. Newport offers some of the finest sailing grounds in the country. More details are available in the Employment section at www.sightsailing.com.

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Apply by Cover Letter, resume w/references to
Contact Name: Capt. John Hirschler
Tel: 1 (401) 849-3333
Fax: 1 401 849-7715
email: sightsailingjobs@gmail.com
John Hirschler 22 White Terrace, Middletown RI 02842 US

post listed on 01/21/2016, listing expires on 02/20/2016

Thompson Island Outward Bond www.thompsonisland.org based in Thompson Island, Boston Harbor, operates and invites applications for the post of Assistant Watch Officer.

Assistant Watch Officers (AWOs) are responsible for co-leading 12-14 day youth sailing courses in the Boston Harbor and up the Massachusetts coastline. AWOs work closely with a Watch Officer (licensed US Coast Guard Captain) to ensure the safety of all course participants and delivery of course outcomes. This position requires the same maturity and skills as a Lead Instructor but allows space for a newer instructor or someone new to Thompson Island to strengthen their group management skills while knowledge of Outward Bound methodology, Thompson Island and our course area. AWOs work in the field under the mentorship of a Lead Instructor and may in turn mentor an intern. Most AWOs work for at least one season before becoming a Lead. Wilderness First Responder (WFR) preferred with a minimum Wilderness First Aid (WFA) certification and CPR required.

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Contact Name: Thompson Island Outward Bound
Tel: 1 (617) 830-5118
Fax:
email: staffing@thompsonisland.org
PO BOX 127 , BOSTON MA 02127 US

post listed on 01/21/2016, listing expires on 02/20/2016

Thompson Island Outward Bond www.thompsonisland.org based in Thompson Island, Boston Harbor, operates and invites applications for the post of Lead Instructor.

Sailing Lead Instructors (LIs) are responsible for leading twelve to fourteen-day, single or mixed gender sail courses for 12-17 year old students in the Boston Harbor, Massachusetts Bay, and Gloucester course areas. All LIs are encouraged to hold USCG 50 ton license and auxiliary sail endorsement. An understanding of Outward Bound philosophy and methodologies is critical to this position and to the overall success of course leadership. Candidates must display strong paddling, navigation, and group management skills, and demonstrate a firm understanding of course area and structure. Successful candidates will be a minimum of 21 years of age, and have extensive experience leading sailing trips. Current Wilderness First Responder (WFR) certification with CPR required.

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Contact Name: Thompson Island Outward Bound
Tel: 1 (617) 830-5118
Fax:
email: staffing@thompsonisland.org
PO BOX 127 , BOSTON MA 02127 US

post listed on 01/21/2016, listing expires on 02/20/2016

Thompson Island Outward Bond www.thompsonisland.org based in Thompson Island, Boston Harbor, operates and invites applications for the post of Sailing Expedition Course Director.

Thompson Island Outward Bound Education Center runs 12-14 day youth sailing expeditions in the Boston Harbor and up the Massachusetts coast line. The Sailing Course Director (CD) is responsible for the overall quality, consistency and safety of the Outward Bound sailing courses in their charge. From pre-course planning, to the student graduation ceremony and post-course debrief, the CD is the point of contact for instructor teams in the field and the families of the students on course. The CD is most often at base coordinating with other departments, islands or outside entities to ensure the courses in the field run safely and smoothly. Get the chance to mentor the top instructors of today and tomorrow!

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Contact Name: Thompson Island Outward Bound
Tel: 1 (617) 830-5118
Fax:
email: staffing@thompsonisland.org
PO BOX 127 , BOSTON MA 02127 US

post listed on 01/21/2016, listing expires on 02/20/2016

Thompson Island Outward Bond www.thompsonisland.org based in Thompson Island, Boston Harbor, operates and invites applications for the post of Watch Officer.

TIOBEC offers 12-14 day sailing expeditions in and around the Boston Harbor, Massachusetts Bay and up the Massachusetts coast. Courses include co-ed environmental expeditions for students age 14-17, and single gender expeditions for students 12-13. To be considered for this position, applicants must hold a current 50-ton (or greater) USCG issued license with sail endorsement that is valid for the duration of the upcoming season, a TWIC card, or ability to attain prior to season start and current WFR and CPR certifications. Watch Officers (WO) are responsible for the safe operation and management of the sailing vessel in their care and for those on board. Additionally, WOs perform all route planning, lead sailing instruction, and the handling and care of our 30′ sprit-rigged pulling boats. This position requires strong leadership, flexibility, and compassion. Experience in the Boston Harbor is appreciated.

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Apply by Send resume to Staffing@thompsonisland.org to
Contact Name: Thompson Island Outward Bound
Tel: 1 (617) 830-5118
Fax:
email: staffing@thompsonisland.org
PO BOX 127 , BOSTON MA 02127 US

post listed on 01/21/2016, listing expires on 02/20/2016

Thompson Island Outward Bond www.thompsonisland.org based in Thompson Island, Boston Harbor, operates and invites applications for the post of Seasonal Ferry Captain.

The Ferry Captain is responsible for the safe transportation of all island visitors and staff to and from the island. In addition, the Ferry Captain is responsible for operating a vessel during early course departures.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by Attach a resume, email Staffing@thompsonisland.org to
Contact Name: Thompson Island Outward Bound
Tel: 1 (617) 830-5118
Fax:
email: staffing@thompsonisland.org
PO BOX 127 , BOSTON MA 02127 US

post listed on 01/21/2016, listing expires on 02/20/2016

Thompson Island Outward Bond www.thompsonisland.org based in Thompson Island, Boston Harbor, operates and invites applications for the post of Seasonal Deckhand.

Responsibilities are passenger safety, throwing mooring lines, loading deliveries; assist with maintenance and cleaning of the ferry. Assist with other operations of the island if necessary. Stand storm watch with the Captain if conditions deteriorate. The workday is typically 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. w/ half-hour lunch break (11.5 hrs.) expectation to be available until relieved. Typical work week is Monday-Thursday. The possibility for overtime often exists. Compensation is an hourly rate not to exceed $11/hr depending on experience and credentials. All marine operations employees are required to be enrolled in a USCG approved random drug testing plan, and applicants for this position will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen prior to beginning employment. For those applicants with prior marine industry experience, or those looking to gain marine industry experience, this position affords an excellent opportunity to earn 100 Ton sea time.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by Attach a resume, email Staffing@thompsonisland.org to
Contact Name: Thompson Island Outward Bound
Tel: 1 (617) 830-5118
Fax:
email: staffing@thompsonisland.org
PO BOX 127 , BOSTON MA 02127 US

post listed on 01/21/2016, listing expires on 02/20/2016

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 2016. Minimum qualifications include the ability to stand a navigational watch, and coordinate trainees for deck operations such as: sail handling maneuvers, vessel maintenance, and educational 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 ’16 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 sending resume and three references 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 01/20/2016, listing expires on 02/19/2016

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 April 2016. Duties include assisting watch officers for deck operations, vessel maintenance and educational programming. Applicants need 1 or more years of experience on any size sailing vessel, traditionally rigged is a plus. The Lettie G. Howard is a restored 125 ft Gloucester fishing schooner certified as a Sailing School Vessel. During the ’16 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 sending resume and three references 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 01/20/2016, listing expires on 02/19/2016

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 2016. Minimum qualifications include the ability to stand a navigational watch, and coordinate deck operations such as: sail handling maneuvers, vessel maintenance and educational 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 ’16 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 sending resume and three references 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 01/20/2016, listing expires on 02/19/2016

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 2016. 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 refrigeration. The Lettie G. Howard is a restored 125 ft Gloucester fishing schooner certified as a Sailing School Vessel. During the ’16 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 sending resume and three references 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 01/20/2016, listing expires on 02/19/2016

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 2016 sailing season (Mid-March – July 2016, and July to November 2016). 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 STEM 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. mail, fax to
Contact Name: Captain Justin Cathcart
Tel: 1 (203) 406-3310
Fax: 1 (203) 967-8306
email: jcathcart@SoundWaters.org
1281 Cove Rd. , Stamford CT 06902 US

post listed on 01/19/2016, listing expires on 02/18/2016

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

Argia Mystic Cruises seeks an enthusiastic DECKHAND for the 2016 season (Apr 10 – Nov 1). ARGIA's operations include educational programs, public day sails and private charters. This position requires: sailing experience, a strong work ethic, excellent people and speaking skills, and eligibility to work in the USA. Crew work a five-day-on / two-day-off schedule. Compensation is per trip and generally $2000/month plus great tips.

This post is Seasonal.

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

post listed on 01/17/2016, listing expires on 02/16/2016

Argia Mystic Cruises www.ArgiaMystic.com based in the charming maritime village of Mystic CT, operates ARGIA and invites applications for the post of SENIOR DECKHAND.

Argia Mystic Cruises seeks a SENIOR DECKHAND in the schooner ARGIA for the 2016 season (Mar 1st – Nov 1). The Senior Deckhand assists First Mate and runs deck and supervises crew on Mate’s day off. Candidates for this position must: be eligible to work in the USA, work well with the public and have an ability to speak engagingly to groups, have a strong work ethic and excellent organizational skills, have a working knowledge of traditional rig and sailing. Crew work a five-day-on / two-day-off schedule. Compensation is per trip and generally $2200/ per month plus great tips. ARGIA's operations include educational programs, public daysails and private charters.

This post is Seasonal.

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

post listed on 01/17/2016, listing expires on 02/16/2016

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

Accepting applications for the position of full-time year-round FIRST MATE in the schooner ARGIA. Based upon experience, personal bearing, and ability to learn ship handling skills, the First Mate will be considered and trained for a Captain’s position. Candidates for this position must: be enthusiastic, have excellent sailing ability, have good breadth of maintenance skills, work well with the public and be well-spoken, have a strong work ethic, the ability to direct and train crew effectively, and excellent organizational skills. Position requires: USCG 100GT Master’s license with aux. sail, a minimum of 2 seasons of professional work experience in traditionally-rigged, commercial vessels, a valid automobile driver’s license, & eligibility to work in the USA. Position includes: a 6 month sailing season & 6 months of maintenance, paid vacation, plenty of additional travel time in off-season if desired and other benefits. Position is available March 1st.

This post is Full Time.

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

post listed on 01/17/2016, listing expires on 02/16/2016

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

Lady Maryland is seeking enthusiastic applicants for deckhand positions for the 2016 season. Position is March to November. Our spring and fall seasons are comprised of day- and overnight programs in Baltimore and other Chesapeake ports. Summer programs are 9-day live-aboards in New England studying whales and estuaries with HS students. Traditional sailing and education experience preferred but not mandatory. Applicants must committed to education of students of all ages, backgrounds and abilities. Room and board included. Option for health benefits.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email 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 01/15/2016, listing expires on 02/14/2016

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

Lady Maryland is seeking a qualified Cook for her upcoming 2016 season. This full time/seasonal position from March through November. Spring and fall programs are mostly day trips and overnights from Baltimore and other Chesapeake Bay ports. Summer programs are 9-day liveaboards in New England. Programs are with HS aged students and focus on whales and estuarine ecology. Cook's responsibilities include provisioning and preparing meals for 6-8 crew in spring and fall and up to 20 total (including students) in summer. Applicants must be organized and self-motivated. Applicants must be enthusiastic about working with students.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by email cover letter and resume 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 01/15/2016, listing expires on 02/14/2016

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

Sloop Clearwater is now hiring Spring Sailing Crew: 1st & 2nd Mates, Cook, Bos'un, Engineer and Deckhand/Educator Season starts early April and runs through mid-July and includes room and board.Visit http://www.clearwater.org/about/job-opportunities/ for more info.

This post is Seasonal.

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

post listed on 01/14/2016, listing expires on 02/13/2016

Schooner Zodiac www.schoonerzodiac.com based in Bellingham, WA, operates Schooner Zodiac and invites applications for the post of Cook.

The Schooner Zodiac is looking for 1-2 cooks for the 2016 sailing season. The season runs from mid-April through October. Trips range from 3-hour dinner sails to a 13-day voyage to Desolation Sound in Canada. Pay is $175 per Diem and room and board are included. The cook must be able to prepare a variety of food as the trips range from school groups to upscale wine and seafood tours of the San Juan Islands. The position requires creativity for menu planning and provisioning while remaining within a budget.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by Please email resume to bob@schoonerzodiac.com to
Contact Name: Bob Boroughs
Tel: 1 (206) 719-7622
Fax:
email: bob@schoonerzodiac.com
355 Harris Avenue Suite 104, Bellingham WA 98225 US

post listed on 01/13/2016, listing expires on 02/12/2016

Schooner Zodiac www.schoonerzodiac.com based in Bellingham, WA, operates Schooner Zodiac and invites applications for the post of Deckhand/Sailing Intern.

The Schooner Zodiac is now accepting resumes and applications for sailing interns for the 2016 sailing season. The season runs from April through October and applicants are asked to commit to a minimum of a 3-month tour on the ship. Deckhand interns learn navigation, sailing maneuvers and seamanship under the direction of an experienced captain and mate. Deckhands are also expected to assist in the maintenance of the vessel. Positions are unpaid, but room and board is provided and the crew generally receives tips from passengers. The Zodiac operates from Bellingham, WA and sails throughout the San Juan and Canadian Gulf Islands. Please download Zodiac Internship Application

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by Email application and resume to
Contact Name: Bob Boroughs
Tel: 1 (206) 719-7622
Fax:
email: bob@schoonerzodiac.com
355 Harris Avenue Suite 104, Bellingham WA 98225 US

post listed on 01/13/2016, listing expires on 02/12/2016

St. Georges School www.StGeorges.edu based in Middletown, Rhode Island, operates SSV Geronimo and invites applications for the post of Captain.

St. George’s School is seeking candidates for a Captain position that may also include associated administrative responsibilities. U. S. Coast Guard Ocean Master's license with auxiliary sail endorsement is required. The successful applicant will have at least four years’ experience teaching high school or college students in an experiential setting and knowledge of marine science. Part of a two-Captain rotation with approximately 4 months at sea and 3+ months off. The balance of time would ideally be at school or managing a maintenance period, but there is also the possibility of a more limited administrative commitment. The position is a full time Faculty position with a competitive salary and benefits. The Geronimo program most often sails between New England and the Caribbean/Bahamas on 4-6 week long programs for high school students. She is currently in the Mediterranean Sea on a 2-year voyage around the North Atlantic.

This post is Full Time.

Apply by E-mail or Mail. to
Contact Name: Elizabeth Bickford
Tel: 401.842.6723
Fax:
email: Dean_of_Faculty@stgeorges.edu
St. George's School PO Box 1910, Newport RI 02840 US

post listed on 01/13/2016, listing expires on 02/12/2016

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

Schooner Aquidneck is accepting applications for our 2016 season which runs from May-October. Aquidneck offers regularly scheduled, day sails and private charters 7 days a week. A friendly demeanor, good work ethic, positive attitude and the ability to interact with the public in an upbeat and friendly manner are all necessary traits and skills. Deckhands should have basic sailing skills with traditional boat experience a plus. Interest, desire and the determination to learn are important. Many of our deckhands have worked their way up through the hawsepipe to become captains. License assistance available for promising, qualified candidates. Ideal candidates will be available for our entire season from May through October. Note that crew positons are not live-aboard, however compensation is well above industry norms.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by Resume & Cover letter or Online Applications in Employment section of we to
Contact Name:
Tel: 1 (401) 849-3333
Fax: 401 849-7715
email: sightsailingjobs@gmail.com
John Hirschler 22 White Terrace, Middletown RI 02840 US

post listed on 01/12/2016, listing expires on 02/11/2016

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

Pride, Inc. seeks to fill the position of COOK for the 2016 sailing season. This position starts March 1st. Prior traditionally rigged sailing vessel experience a plus. Must be an American Citizen or have working privileges. The 2016 itinerary includes Canada. Must be acceptible by Canadian authoriities for entry to Canada. Application is by emailing Cover Letter and Resume with References. In the Cover Letter describe what you will bring to the ship and her mission as well what you will gain from the opportunity.

This post is Seasonal.

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

post listed on 01/12/2016, listing expires on 02/11/2016

Call of the Sea www.callofthesea.org based in Sausalito, CA, operates SEAWARD and invites applications for the post of Captain.

Call of the Sea is seeking a Captain for 82' schooner SEAWARD during our April- November education season. Must have 100 ton Near Coastal Masters license with Aux Sail endorsement. Looking for a candidate interested in working with students and adults while promoting Call of the Sea's environmental mission. This is a seasonal live aboard position.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by to
Contact Name: SEAWARD
Tel: 1 (415) 331-3214
Fax:
email: info@CalloftheSea.org
3020 Bridgeway #278, Sausalito CA 94965 US

post listed on 01/12/2016, listing expires on 02/11/2016

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 2016 season, starting April 04 and ending October 14, 2016. 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 28 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. All crew work 5 days on/2 days off. This is a live aboard position.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by Email to
Contact Name: Captains Dave McGinnis and Brendan O'Donnel
Tel: 1 (231) 941-2000
Fax:
email: dave@tallshipsailing.com
13258 SW Bay Shore Dr. , Traverse City MI 49684 US

post listed on 01/11/2016, listing expires on 02/10/2016

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

We are now accepting applications for the position of Second Mate for the 2016 season. The Second Mate will assist the First Mate in supervising the deck crew, and will act as relief mate two days per week. Manitou’s operations include: environmental education, commercial day sailing and multi-day windjammer cruises. Traverse Tall Ship Company has been operating a top notch sailing business for 28 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 required. All crew work 5 days on/2 days off. This is a live aboard position, April 4, 2016 – October 14, 2016.

This post is Seasonal.

Apply by Email to
Contact Name: Captains Dave McGinnis and Brendan O'Donnel
Tel: 1 (231) 941-2000
Fax:
email: manitou@tallshipsailing.com
13258 SW Bay Shore Dr. , Traverse City MI 49684 US

post listed on 01/11/2016, listing expires on 02/10/2016

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, Inc. seeks to fill the position of DECKHAND for the 2016 sailing season. This position starts March 1st. This is a watch standing position. Prior traditionally rigged sailing vessel experience required. Must be an American Citizen or have working privileges. The 2016 itinerary includes Canada. Must be acceptible by Canadian authoriities for entry to Canada. Application is by emailing Cover Letter and Resume with References. In the Cover Letter describe what you will bring to the ship and her mission as well what you will gain from the opportunity.

This post is Seasonal.

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

post listed on 01/10/2016, listing expires on 02/09/2016

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

Pride of Baltimore, Inc. seeks to fill the position of Chief Mate for the 2016 sailing season. Position starts March 1st. Minimum USCG issued certification requirements are Near Coastal 100 GRT Mate with auxiliary sail endorsement plus STCW BST & GMDSS VHF. Prior experience in traditionally rigged sailing vessels as well exposed waters transits in sailing vessels also required. Must also be an American Citizen or authorized to work in the United States. The 2016 itinerary includes Canada. Must be acceptable by Canadian authorities for entry to Canada. Application is by emailing Cover Letter & Resume with References. In Cover Letter describe what you would bring to the ship and her mission as well gain from the opportunity.

This post is Seasonal.

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

post listed on 01/10/2016, listing expires on 02/09/2016

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, Inc. seeks to fill the position of ENGINEER/DECKHAND for the 2016 sailing season. This position starts March 1st. This is a watch standing position as Deckhand while also being responsable for all things engineering. Must be an American Citizen or have working privileges. The 2016 itinerary includes Canada. Must be acceptible by Canadian authoriities for entry to Canada. Application is by emailing Cover Letter and Resume with References. In the Cover Letter describe what you will bring to the ship and her mission as well what you will gain from the opportunity.

This post is Seasonal.

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

post listed on 01/10/2016, listing expires on 02/09/2016

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