Deckhand aboard the Tallship Argia. Work, live, and play in the historic Seaport of Mystic, CT
Living and working aboard the ship in the heart of downtown Mystic.
- Mystic, Connecticut
- $15.00 / hour + tips
- No experience required
- Start Date:
- Starts in 5 months. (May 08, 2023)
FUN, SUN, AND SAILING: now hiring Deckhands for the sailing ship ARGIA. Enjoy a season sailing out of the charming maritime village of Mystic CT. Previous boating experience is a plus, but not required. Bring your big smile and enthusiasm and we will train you.
Our corner of New England is steeped in colonial and traditional maritime history. A major tourist destination, Mystic CT has the Ocean, beaches, breweries, vineyards, hiking, boating, New York & Boston under 2 hours away, and lots of Summer Season fun.
Deckhands go out on up to 4 trips a day, 2 hours each sailing, in Fishers Island Sound. The work includes hauling on halyards (in lay terms- pulling ropes), taking care of our sailing ship ARGIA, and giving narrated tours to our passengers. You will learn to be a professional sailor aboard our commercial, passenger-carrying, US Coast Guard Inspected sailing ship.
Candidates for this position must be eligible to work in the USA. Position runs through the end of September. Accommodation available is a crew bunk aboard the ship, docked in the heart of Mystic CT.
How to Apply
Please apply to Captain Eric Jederlinic at firstname.lastname@example.org with a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional job references.