American Cruise Lines Jobs – Mate

Job Description:

American Cruise Lines is seeking Mates for our growing fleet sailing unique itineraries along inland and coastal waterways of the East Coast, Pacific Northwest, Columbia-Snake Rivers and Mississippi-Ohio-Cumberland Rivers. Our U.S. flag ships are state-of-the art designed for safe operation and five-star service to 100-200 guests.

Mates are senior shipboard officers reporting directly to the Captain and responsible for safe vessel operations, adherence to company and regulatory standards, and representing the company as a professional leader and example. Our Mates are experienced mariners with piloting experience in challenging coastal and river waterways. Our Mates are skilled team and time managers, supervising daily deck and engineering teams while also developing piloting expertise on our coastal and river routes. Our Mates are prudent decision-makers continually reducing risk by keeping our crew tasks ahead of daily and weekly schedules. Our Mates are people-oriented leaders and meticulous professionals, in service to our guests and as examples to our crews.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Execution of Crew orientation, training, watch standing, and emergency drills
  • Teamwork with Hotel Officers and Service Crew ensuring five-star guest service
  • Administrative documentation of cleaning, sanitation, maintenance, and logistics
  • Leadership of safe, secure, clean, and comfortable onboard environment for passengers and crew
  • Typical March-November Season 4-6 weeks on : 2-3 weeks off
  • Safety and Security of the passengers, crew and vessel
  • Prudent vessel watch keeping and safe vessel operations, adhering to company and regulatory standards
  • Comprehensive daily inspection of all vessel interior and exterior spaces
  • Supervision and Development of JrMates, Engineers, and Deckhands
  • Execution of Vessel cleaning, sanitation, maintenance, and logistics

Job Requirements:

  • Required: TWIC Transportation Worker Identification Credential
  • Desired:U.S. Coast Guard QMED endorsement
  • Pre-employment drug test and continual participation in random testing
  • Mechanical-Electrical experience with diesel machinery, hydraulics, 480V electrical systems
  • Self-disciplined work habits and personal grooming
  • Good communication skills and team skills

Job Details:

Company:  American Cruise Lines

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Dallas, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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