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QMED (Qualified Member of the Engine Department) - Cruises & Events

Hornblower Yachts LLC
San Diego, CA 92101
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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?

The Qualified Member of the Engineering Department (QMED) holds an MMD with an appropriate QMED or Assistant Engineers rating. He works directly with the Chief Engineer.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Start, monitor and maintain all machinery

  • Assist Chief Engineer in all aspects

  • Handle mooring lines

  • Participate in Safety and Security drills and all as required on WQSB

  • Enforce crew and passenger safety

  • Stand engine watches as required

  • Be trained in use of fixed fire suppression systems

  • QMED is assigned an IBA

  • Security Officer training

  • Fill and pump fluids as needed.

  • Switch from Shore Power to Generator and back

  • Assist other departments as requested

  • Know procedures and plans for fueling and spill prevention

Minimum Qualifications:


  • First Aid/CPR

  • USCG MMD with QMED rating

  • USCG Assistant Engineers License with appropriate horsepower and route ratings desired

  • Additional ratings recommended; Lifeboat, Firefighting, STCW

  • High School or equivalency

  • Two years qualified engine room experience

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.

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Posted: 2020-03-12 Expires: 2020-04-10

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QMED (Qualified Member of the Engine Department) - Cruises & Events

Hornblower Yachts LLC
San Diego, CA 92101

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