Boat Captain

We're looking for a reliable and experienced Boat Captain to join our team at Goboat. As a Boat Captain, you'll be responsible for operating our boats safely while providing exceptional customer service to our passengers. The ideal candidate will be passionate about the water, have a deep understanding of navigation and safety procedures, and love interacting with people from all walks of life.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Boat Operation: Operate the boat in a safe and efficient manner, ensuring passenger safety and comfort at all times.
  2. Passenger Interaction: Provide excellent customer service by answering questions, providing information about the local area, and ensuring passengers have an enjoyable experience.
  3. Safety Protocol: Ensure the boat is equipped with proper safety equipment and that passengers are aware of safety procedures.
  4. Navigation: Use navigational tools to steer the boat along desired routes, being mindful of weather conditions and water traffic.
  5. Maintenance and Cleaning: Conduct regular inspections of the boat's systems and equipment, perform necessary maintenance tasks, and ensure the boat is clean and presentable at all times.
  6. Emergency Procedures: Be prepared to handle emergencies according to protocol, including evacuating passengers, administering first aid, or contacting emergency services.
  7. Record Keeping: Document trips, maintenance, and any incidents in the boat's logbook.


  • Previous experience as a Boat Captain or similar role.
  • Good English
  • Excellent customer service skills and a friendly demeanor.
  • Knowledge of boat operation, maintenance, and safety procedures.
  • Ability to navigate using compasses, charts, electronic equipment, and other navigational tools.
  • Physical fitness and the ability to respond effectively in emergency situations.
  • Familiarity with the local waterways and weather patterns is a plus.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should send their CV and a brief cover letter detailing their experience and suitability for the role to