We are seeking a skilled and experienced Boat Skipper to join our team at GoBoat. The ideal candidate will have a solid background in boat operation, navigation, and safety procedures. As a Boat Skipper, you will be responsible for overseeing the safe and efficient operation of the boat, ensuring the safety and comfort of all passengers, and maintaining a high level of customer service.
- Boat Operation: Operate the boat safely and efficiently, following all operational guidelines and procedures.
- Navigation: Use navigational instruments to plot and steer along a set course, accounting for tides, weather conditions, and other factors.
- Safety Management: Ensure the safety of all passengers and crew on board. This includes implementing and enforcing safety procedures, and ensuring that all on board are familiar with these procedures.
- Customer Service: Provide excellent customer service to passengers. This includes responding to questions, providing information about the journey or the surrounding area, and ensuring that passengers have a positive experience.
- Maintenance and Inspections: Conduct routine checks and maintenance of the boat's systems and equipment to ensure they are operating correctly. Document any issues and coordinate necessary repairs.
- Emergency Response: Be prepared to respond to emergency situations, including conducting rescue operations or providing first aid as necessary.
- Good English
- Proven experience as a Boat Skipper or similar role.
- Comprehensive knowledge of marine safety procedures and the use of navigational instruments.
- Strong customer service and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to handle challenging situations with calm and efficiency.
- Physical fitness and ability to handle demanding tasks.
- First aid and CPR certification 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.