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Ferry Captain

Job ID: 101185
Location: USA
Salary: $16.50 per Hour
Status: Full Time
JobLevel: Mid Career
Company: NY Waterway
Contact: Human Resources
Weehawken, NJ
Fax: 201-223-5604

Job Description
In the early 1800s, ferries were the only way to get to and around Manhattan. As bridges and tunnels were built, ferry transportation faded. In 1986, Arthur E. Imperatore, Sr. and his family rejuvenated New York Harbor with the launch of the first NY Waterway Ferry. Since then, NY Waterway has carried over 40 million passengers. NY Waterway has the largest ferry and excursion fleet in New York Harbor, but it is still a family business with all the personal attention to service and amenities that it had when it was just "Arthur's Ferry". You are treated like family from the moment you step into our Terminal. Some people say a NY Waterway Ferry Ride or Sightseeing Cruise is the friendliest experience they have had in New York. We say, "Welcome aboard!"

Our dynamic Company seeks experienced Captains with a minimum of a 100 Ton License.

To qualify for this position you must have the ability to work a flexible full time schedule, be detail oriented, be highly organized with the ability to multitask. Mechanical ability a plus. This is a Seafarers International Union (SIU) position.

We are looking for team players with excellent customer service skills and exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.

The hourly wage for this position is: $16.50 as per the Collective Bargaining Agreement with the Union.

We offer excellent benefits including, medical, dental, vision, prescription, 401(k) with a match, credit union, buying service, EAP, as well as others.

Interested candidates should send resume, cover letter and salary requirements to or fax to 201.223.5604. EOE
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