MASTER 5 SKIPPER
We are currently looking for experienced Master 5/MED2, with excellent vessel handling skills to join our team. The successful applicants will be able to operate and manage all aspects of the companies relevant vessels, crew, and customer safety, to join our team of marine tourism professionals on a minimum 12 month contract, but preferably longer.
The Master 5 role will involve running Whale Shark and Humpback Whale tours on our 18m vessel, as well as days skippering the reef exploration/manta ray tour vessel in a respectful, professional manner (training provided). The Master 5 will be also be responsible for assisting our head skipper with various maintenance and upkeep of the vessels, as well as assisting with annual refit works.
The successful applicants will ideally have at least 3 years experience in varying ocean conditions, including at least one as skipper/master, with some previous tourism experience preferred.
To be successful in this role, you will be friendly, conscientious, a good communicator, have sound organisational skills, and be able to work both independently and in a team environment to ensure a smooth operation of daily tours with guests of varying ages and abilities, in varying weather conditions. Sound mechanical boat knowledge, strong vessel handling skills, and excellent interpersonal relation skills are essential.
Accommodation is arranged by the employer. Starting award wages apply, with potential increases possible through regular assessment. Each position also includes the prospect of promotion.
If you fit the above description and are looking to join a wonderful team, please send your CV and covering letter to email@example.com
Application close date: 28 Feb 2023