Position Summary: We are recruiting for a deckhand to join our team to perform deckhand duties on a small passenger ferry vessel and assist in operating the vessel safely, reliably, and in conformance with agency policy. We may also establish a wait list for future Deckhand openings in our Fast Ferry operations. This position will assist the Captain in operating the vessel safely in accordance with the rules and regulations of the United States Coast Guard. The person in this position will need to stop the vessel and passenger operations and take corrective actions immediately, if an unsafe condition exists. The person in this position will also perform routine inspections of the vessel and its components, checking on all operating and safety equipment as well as electronics componentry to ensure that the vessel is seaworthy in every respect. This position is also responsible for inspecting the operational status of emergency backup controls on a daily basis prior to departing homeport and performing safety inspections and drills. This position will also be responsible for performing basic deck and vessel cleaning and maintenance functions; keeping docks clean and free of debris and ice; preparing surfaces and painting the deck and the superstructure of the vessel; cleaning vessel furnishings, decks, restrooms, bulkheads, overheads, windows and vessel exterior as needed; emptying vessel trash and separating items for recycling. This person will need to assist in fueling operations and the replenishment of vessel supplies, inspect and fill engine fluids prior to getting underway, ensuring that the vessel has extra fluids on board at all times, transfer diesel, waste and potable water via hose to/from the vessel. The person in this position will process passenger embarkation, Passenger-On-Board counts, process payments and interact positively with passengers. This person will also need to ensure vessel cleanliness is maintained at all times and communicate passenger behavior standards & expectations. This person is also responsible for conducting nautical operations such as vessel mooring, handling mooring lines; casting off lines upon embarking and securing lines upon docking. The person in this position will need to perform lookout duties in compliance with national & international marine standards. This position may also conduct light maintenance and cleaning duties on the vessel when in operation and between trips, involving the use of solvents, paints and chemicals. This person may need to take over vessel operation and bring the vessel into port if the Captain is incapacitated. This position reports to the Captain.