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Ferry Captain

CBP Carteret, NJ

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical
Job Description

Statement of Duties:

  • Perform skilled work involving the operation of a high-speed ferry boat from Carteret, New Jersey to Manhattan.
  • Responsible for the safety of the passengers and protection of the vessel.
  • Requires skill and knowledge of seamanship for proper operation of the ferry and to guard against damage, injury, or loss of life through accidents.
  • Responsible for general upkeep of the boat’s engines and equipment. Assist in engine repairs and routine maintenance that may involve plumbing and marine electrical wiring.
  • Check vessel, floats, gangways, and dock areas for safety and cleanliness, load supplies and water.
  • Assist in the maintenance and repair work on landing floats, docks, structures, and other marina and recreational facilities when the vessel is not in operation.
  • Participate in preparing the vessel for daily use.
  • Provide training and evaluation of the marine crew.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Valid U.S.C.G. license for Master of motor vessels of 100 gross tons
  • Valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC)
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Knowledge of all pertinent regulations of the U.S.C.G. regarding type T passenger vessels
  • Familiarity with all pertinent regulations of the U.S.C.G. Subchapter H Maritime Security
  • Customer service skills and an ability to effectively interact with the public
  • Verbal and written communication skills


Commensurate with experience and includes benefits.






61 Cooke Avenue

Carteret, NJ


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