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Boston Captain - Cruises & Events

Hornblower Cruises and Events, LLC
Boston, MA 02109
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Do you share Hornblower's passion for providing amazing experiences? If youre an enthusiastic team player who thrives in an environment where communication, creativity, and cooperation are encouraged, this may just be the opportunity for you. As we say at Hornblower, why work when you can cruise?

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Safe, and proper boat handling of twin-screw vessels ranging from 120 up to 192 feet, while adhering to all Coast Guard rules and regulations

  • Ongoing crew management, training, and drilling

  • Strong focus on safety, and the ability to communicate best practices to passengers and crew by conducting ongoing safety drills as required

  • Strong focus on customer service

  • Vessel maintenance including, but not limited to aesthetics, plumbing, electrical, water (potable, raw, black, and gray) fire suppression, communications, and navigation systems

  • Additional job duties assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Current valid 100-ton Inland license

  • 5 years marine experience preferred, with two years as captain with an outstanding record

  • Transportation Worker Identification Credential TWIC

  • FCC Radio Operators Permit

  • Current First-aid/CPR

Please note:

  • This is not a live-a-board position

  • This position is on a dinner / events boat based in Boston, Ma. Youll be home nightly so you must live or have plans to live in the local area

  • Full time and Part time positions are available as weekend as night and weekend work


  • Competitive wages that meet or exceed industry standards

  • Benefits package includes 401k, Health Insurance, Paid Time Off, Annual Merit Increases, provided eligibility requirements are met

  • Role offers stability, growth opportunities and quality of life at an exciting growth orientated company that focuses on environment and culture.

Hornblower has been the leading yacht and public dining cruise company in the United States for more than 38 years. Companies within the Hornblower family include Hornblower Classic Cable Cars, Hornblower Cruises and Events, American Queen Steamboat Company, Victory Cruises, Boston Harbor Cruises, HMS Global Maritime, Statue Cruises, Alcatraz Cruises, Niagara Cruises and NYC Ferry, operated by Hornblower.

Hornblower is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We prohibit discrimination and or/harassment of any type, including but not limited to discrimination and or harassment based upon race, religion, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, pregnancy or relation medical conditions, childbirth, breastfeeding, parental status, veteran and/or military statue, disability (physical or mental) medical condition, genetic information or characteristics, political affiliation, domestic violence survivor status, marital status, or other characteristics prohibited by federal, state, or local law. Additional, Hornblower participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and other applicable laws, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.



  • 5 year(s): Marine


  • 2 year(s): Captain

Licenses & Certifications


  • TWIC


  • First Aid

  • FCC Radio Operator Permit

See job description


Posted: 2020-03-13 Expires: 2020-04-11

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