Crew - Overnight (Doubtful Sound)
Are you ready a new adventure? Working 7 days on, 7 days off in among New Zealand’s most stunning landscapes, this role is the perfect balance between working hard and having time off to create your own adventure!
Are you a sociable soul that would like to work in one of New Zealand's most stunning landscapes? In the heart of Doubtful Sound our esteemed overnight vessel, the Navigator, is waiting for you to join the crew.
You will be working for a family-owned tourism provider, in the location it all started, 65 years ago. This is a unique opportunity to contribute to the vision of the Real Journeys founders and share your backyard with visitors from all over the world!
We're looking for crew members with a passion for people and the outdoors, who can maintain great service throughout the busy routine on board. This could be the hardest job you'll ever love. Dedicated training enables you to get to know the job, the boat and most importantly the team you will be working and living with.
Key responsibilities include:
Assisting passengers and providing high levels of customer service
Preparing and serving meals and drinks
Maintaining cleanliness of the vessel, including servicing and cleaning rooms
Loading and unloading of supplies
Assisting with outdoor activities, such as kayaking
This is a fixed-term, full-time position starting mid-September and finishing in May 2021. You will be on a 7 days on, 7 days off roster, providing you with an unique opportunity to work and play hard in this beautiful part of Southern New Zealand. You'll be based on board the vessel for your days on; with your own accommodation and all meals provided. You'll be working and living with the rest of the crew including a Launch Master, Team Leader, Chef and Nature Guide.
As part of your role you will have the opportunity to gain a NZ Certificate in Domestic Maritime Crewing - a NZQA approved qualification. Working for Real Journeys also gives you the chance to experience our products in Queenstown, Fiordland and Stewart Island. This includes staff benefits and discounts across the Wayfare Group (Go Orange, Cardona, Treble Cone and the International Antarctic Centre).
We are looking for strong team players who enjoy getting involved and doing what's required to ensure the best experience for everyone on-board. In this role you will have the opportunity of creating some real memories whilst experiencing Doubtful Sound in all its moods!
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