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19 Jan 2023

Full-Time Ferry Crew Member I – Entry-Level!

NCDOT Ferry – Posted by Dan Ocracoke, North Carolina, United States

Job Description

How to Apply
You MUST apply at by Feb 3, 2023 at midnight EST to be considered.
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The Challenge
We are looking for a ferry crew member to join our Ocracoke Ferry Operations team.
In this role you will
    • Work onboard NCDOT ferries – U.S. Coast Guard certified vessels under the supervision of an Able Bodied Seaman and Ferry Master directing, loading and unloading of passengers and vehicles off and on the ferries.
    • Maintain deck and electrical/mechanical equipment and passenger facilities.
    • Enforce safety and security regulations by the U.S. Coast Guard regulations.  
    • Perform shore duties and all other duties.
    • Work a 7 days on and 7 days off schedule.
What You Bring
    • Basic seamanship knowledge and terms, such as marlinspike, helm commands, and shipboard terms.
    • Basic firefighting principles about different classes of fires, how to extinguish them, and proper fire hose handling techniques.
    • Experience launching/operating a rescue boat and recovering an unconscious person from the water.
    • Experience in personal survival techniques and personal safety/social responsibility.
    • Knowledge of the proper technique for removing a 50-pound fire extinguisher from the bracket, carrying to fire, and properly discharging to extinguish the fire.
Education & Experience
    • US Coast Guard Ordinary Seaman Certificate.
    • Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) card.
    • Merchant Mariners Certificate (MMC).
Call me: Amy Jordan at (252) 423-5125.
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Job Categories: Equal Opportunities. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: Award Winning, Crew, ferry, Government, great place to work, Living Wage Employer, maritime, ncdot, Public Sector, and Veteran Friendly. Salaries: 40,000 - 60,000.

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