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Stoker / Boiler Operator

Date: 20 November 2020

Do you want to be a part of the only team of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere? Love a bit of hard graft and don't mind getting your hands dirty? Real Journeys are looking for a Stoker/Boiler operator on board our century old coal fired steamship, The TSS Earnslaw.

Do you know who we are?

We are one of New Zealand's leading tourism companies providing premium experiences in Queenstown, Fiordland and Stewart Island. We are a family owned business founded in the 1950's and sixty years later we continue our founders dream of sharing our spectacular backyard with visitors from all over the world.

 Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a motivated Stoker/Boiler Operator to join our team on board the TSS Earnslaw, that's not afraid to get stuck in and get the job done. This is a unique role that is not for the fainthearted - you need to be physically fit, hardworking and able to work in an engine room environment.

 What does the role involve?

You will be responsible for hand fuelling the fires, operating the engines and boilers that power the TSS Earnslaw and assisting with the safe and efficient operation of this historic vessel. Dedicated training when you start enables you to get to know the job, the TSS Earnslaw and most importantly the tight team you will be working alongside. As we are a seven day a week operation this role includes early morning starts, evening shifts and weekend work.

 What can we offer you?

  • Work within a tight team on an iconic steamship, full training provided;
  • The chance to experience our legendary products with your friends and family;
  • Access to discounts for experiences and products across the Wayfare Group (Go Orange, Cardrona and the International Antarctic Centre).

Start a new role right with this unique opportunity and help to fuel the fire of a New Zealand icon. If this sounds the challenge you've been waiting for - apply today!

Job Details

Reference # 25265
Posted on 20 Nov 2020
Closes on 30 Nov 2020 23:55
Location(s) Queenstown
Expertise Stoker/Boiler Operators
Job level(s) Entry/graduate, Experienced
Work type(s) Fixed Term - Part Time