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Crew - Overnight (Doubtful Sound)

Date: 12 June 2019

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 in sharing this pristine environment with people from all over the world!

We require 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 of 10 you will be working and living with.

Key responsibilities:

  • Assisting passengers
  • Preparing and serving meals and drinks
  • 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 in August and finishing late May 2019 where you are lucky enough to 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 working and living on the vessel 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 gives you the chance to get out and about experiencing our products in Queenstown, Fiordland and Stewart Island. This also includes staff benefits and discounts across the Wayfare Group (Go Orange, Cardona and the International Antarctic Centre). These are just some of the great staff benefits on offer!

We are looking for a strong team player who enjoys getting in and doing what's required to ensure the best experience for everyone on-board. In this role you will have the privilege to create some real memories and stories to tell your friends whilst experiencing Doubtful Sound in all its moods!

Job Details

Reference # 21866
Posted on 12 Jun 2019
Closes on 30 Jun 2019 23:55
Location(s) Doubtful Sound
Expertise Crew - Overnight Cruises
Job level(s) Entry/graduate, Experienced
Work type(s) Fixed Term - Full Time