Technical Area
Cadet Employment
Marine Transportation
Interstate Navigation Company
Point Judith & Block Island, RI
United States
Job Summary

Interstate Navigation is hiring seasonal deckhands for THE BLOCK ISL:AND FERRY for the upcoming 2019 summer season. The open positions in our deck department will be open for interviews as of January 1, 2019.

Full Job Description

This is a safety sensitive marine transportation position. Deckhand duties at the BI Ferry include but are not limited to; marine safety drills & training for fire, man overboard, abandon ship, anchoring and general shipboard emergencies. Deckhands are responsible for passenger safety, loading and unloading of passenger/vehicle ferry vessels, and general cleaning assignments. Summer seasonal positions are available on the high speed passenger only ferry as well as the traditional passenger/vehicle/freight ferry vessels.

SCHEDULE/HOURS: Full or Part Time. Workdays are 10 to 14 hours per day, depending upon vessel assignment and the day of the week. Must be available to work weekdays, weekends and holidays. Must be available to work through Labor Day weekend (Labor Day 9/2/2019) or Columbus Day weekend (Columbus Day is 10/14/2019). Employment may be available after October 14, 2019.

Interstate Navigation Company
Brian Cox, Vessel Personnel Manager
Telephone: (401) 675-1238 (direct line) OR
Christian Myers, Vessel Operations Manager: (401) 675-1239 OR
Applications are available on our website at:

Qualifications • Must be at least 18 years of age, and must first submit to and pass a pre-employment USCG/DOT drug screening. Must have excellent communications skills with a strong work ethic and be committed to exceptional customer service.
Compensation Call for information
Contact Information Brian Cox, Vessel Personnel Manager, (401) 675-1238 (direct line) OR