Print-friendly Job Ad with web address and scannable QRCode    
Deckhand - Groote Eylandt
Groote Eylandt, NT


SeaLink NT welcomes expressions of interest for a Deckhand position with our new ferry operation from Groote Eylandt to Bickerton Island. Casual and Part-time positions are available. Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply. Candidates must be based locally to qualify for this position. 


You will be joining a small and committed team who aim to provide a safe and reliable transport link for the local indigenous community. 


About You

  • Able to take direction
  • Self-motivated
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong work ethics and 'Can Do' Attitude
  • Well presented at all times
  • Hold a manual drivers licence
  • Hold an Elements of Shipboard Safety Certificate or are willing to obtain such certificate with the employer's support

About the role


The Deckhand role requires a high level of interaction with customers. This role is responsible for assisting with vessel operations while providing customer service to the passengers on board. 


To ensure safe and efficient vessel operations, clear communication, physical fitness and the ability to follow instructions and safety guidelines is paramount in this role.


Working in close conjunction with the Vessel Master, duties will include:

  • Deck duties, including rope work and ramps  
  • Ensure the highest standards of customer service at all times.
  • Assist with the safe, efficient and timely boarding and disembarkation of all passengers
  • Perform cleaning duties 
  • Attend to passenger comfort and safety.

If this sounds like your dream job, we encourage you to apply! 

  View Map

  View Further information…

Print-friendly Job Ad with web address and scannable QRCode  

  The employer's desired hours for this Job are…

Desired hours shown may exceed the hours actually required if the Job has flexible hours or may be shared with other employees.