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Part-Time & Casual Cruise Attendant / Deckhand
Townsville, QLD
  • Join an award-winning tourism and transport company
  • Make the tropical North your office

 SeaLink QLD is looking for individuals who have a strong work ethic and an enthusiastic attitude to join their crew!

  

Have a background in the tourism/ transport industry?

Experienced in customer service?

Looking for an exciting new work environment?

We encourage you to register your interest!

 

SeaLink Queensland operates out of Townsville, North Queensland and is proudly Australian owned and operated. With 4 vessels and over 70 staff SeaLink QLD is one of the most significant transport and tour operators in the region, operating daily 18 daily services to beautiful Magnetic Island and 5 services a week to Palm Island. 

 

 

About You

  • Enjoy working in a team environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, able to relate to passengers from a variety of backgrounds and provide assistance
  • Have attention to detail with regard to cleaning task and paperwork
  • 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:

  • Elements of Ship Board Safety qualification
  • Senior First Aid and Resuscitation Qualification
  • Drivers Licence
  • Responsible Service of Alcohol certificate
  • Proven track record of excellent customer service 
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Experience in the tourism industry

About the role

The Cruise Attendant/ Deckhand role requires a high level of interaction with customers. As the face of the company, this role is responsible for assisting with vessel operations while providing customer service to the passengers on board. This is a hands-on position, assisting passengers with luggage, selling ferry tickets, fulfilling deckhand, and cleaning duties.    

 

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

 

Working in close conjunction with all crew, duties will include:

  • Deck duties, including rope work, moving and securing gangways, ramps, and trolleys. 
  • Ensure the highest standards of customer service at all times.
  • Assist with the safe, efficient, and timely boarding and disembarkation of all passengers.
  • Assist passengers where necessary with their luggage.
  • Bar work, including sales, stock control, and reconciliation.
  • Perform cleaning duties including public areas, toilets, and decks. 
  • Attend to passenger comfort and safety.
  • Boat handling - use of vessel tender boats

 

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

 

About Us


SeaLink Travel Group is a publicly listed multi-modal transport and tourism operator, delivering world-class customer services and brilliant Australian holiday experiences.


Carrying more than 360 million passengers a year in different locations around the world, our Group has over 8,700 employees operating more than 3,400 buses and 109 ferries in New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, the Northern Territory, Western Australia, London, and Singapore.


SeaLink was founded in 1989 in Adelaide providing transport and ferry services between the mainland and Kangaroo Island. Today, we are a leading Australian marine, tourism, and public transport provider with established international operations in London and Singapore.

 

 Applications close on  27 November 2020. Shortlisting for this position will commence immediately and the position may close earlier than stated if we have found a suitable candidate.

 

SeaLink Travel Group is committed to achieving a diverse workforce and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

 

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