CREW

Milwaukee Boat Line is currently seeking qualified candidates for the 2018 season.  Please see a listing of our open positions below.  Please email your resume, cover letter, and availability to crew@mkeboat.com.


Tour Guide

JOB DESCRIPTION. Tour guides are responsible for providing an entertaining narrative of Milwaukee’s history, architecture and maritime involvement. Tour guides should be visible at all time and engage with passengers on a regular basis to provide a comprehensive and enjoyable tour.

REQUIREMENTS. This is job requires excellent communication and public speaking skills. Materials and training will be provided, however an interest in Milwaukee and maritime history is imperative. Long days may be required during peak season, and require tour guides to be on their feet most of the time.

SCHEDULE & COMPENSATION. Must be available late May to early September. 10-30 hours/week, $12+/hr based on experience.


DECKHAND

JOB DESCRIPTION. Deckhands are an integral part of the safe operation of all vessels. They are also charged with supporting the captain and ensuring the necessary comforts of guests. This includes, but is not limited to, securing, maintaining and cleaning the vessel. Deckhands should be visible at all times and interact with the passengers on a regular basis in order to provide quality customer service.

REQUIREMENTS. This is a very active job that requires Deckhands to be on their feet with the ability to: lift 25 lbs, getting on & off the vessels, climbing over barriers 4' high. Long days may be required during peak season. Must be available some nights and weekends. Due to USCG regulations, must be United States Citizen.

SCHEDULE & COMPENSATION. Positions available May through October. 20-40 hours/week, $11+/hr based on experience.


STEWARD

JOB DESCRIPTION. Stewards are required to set up and operate the food and beverage bar aboard our vessels. Tasks include serving soft drinks, beer, cocktails, & snacks. Stewards should be visible at all times and interact with the passengers on a regular basis in order to provide quality customer service.

REQUIREMENTS. This is a very active job that requires Stewards to be on their feet most of the time. Long days may be required during peak season. Must be available some nights and weekends. Bartending experience is a big plus. Due to USCG regulations, must be United States Citizen.

SCHEDULE & COMPENSATION. Positions available May through October. 20-40 hours/week, $11+/hr based on experience.


JOB DESCRIPTION. Assist management with daily administrative tasks including: answering phones, selling tickets, basic bookkeeping. Work closely with General Manager on special tasks & projects. Assist with social media (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Etc.).

REQUIREMENTS. This is job requires excellent communication and customer service skills. Ability to multi-task and work independently a must. Mac, PC & iOS experience a plus.  Must be available some nights and weekends.

SCHEDULE & COMPENSATION. Positions available May through October. 30-40 hours/week, $11+/hr based on experience.

Administrative / Office Assistant