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Vessel Master <35M NC (Master class 4) at SeaLink
Vessel Master <35M NC (Master class 4)
Join an award winning tourism and transport company
Make the tropical North your office
Permanent Full-time position
SeaLink QLD is looking for Vessel Master <35M NC (Master class 4) to join our team as soon as possible.
Have a background in the tourism/ transport industry?
Do you hold a Master <35 NC qualification?
Looking for an exciting new work environment?
We encourage you to apply!
The SeaLink Queensland operates out of Townsville, sunny North Queensland and is proudly Australian owned and operated. With 4 vessels and over 75 staff SeaLink QLD is a significant transport and tour operator in the region, operating charters and Cruise Ship Transfers, as well as 18 daily services to beautiful Magnetic Island and 5 services a week to Palm Island.
Able to perform under pressure
Strong leadership skills
Excellent interpersonal skills, able to relate to passengers from a variety of backgrounds and provide assistance
Strong work ethics and 'Can Do' Attitude
Able to work flexible hours
Be well presented at all times
These attributes will be complimented by experience and skills in the following areas:
Vessel Master Class 4 qualification
MED 2 qualification or higher is valued but not compulsory
Experience with high speed catamarans
Proven management experience
Knowledge of safety and maritime obligations
Senior First Aid and Resuscitation Qualification
Proven track record of excellent customer service
Strong verbal communication skills
Experience in the tourism industry
About the role
The Vessel Master leads and manages safely and efficiently the daily operation of the vessel and its crew, ensuring the delivery of high standard passenger services. Clear communication, physical fitness and the ability to follow instructions and safety guidelines is paramount in this role.
Working in close conjunction with all crew, duties will include:
Safe vessel navigation
Conducting drills and maintaining knowledge of the Vessel's Safety Management Systems
Conduct daily checks and paperwork
Leadership and mentoring of crew
Assist with the safe, efficient and timely boarding and disembarkation of all passengers.
Assist with cleaning duties at the end of shift
If this sounds like your dream job, we encourage you to apply!