At TowBoatUS Boston, Beverly and Newburyport, we are seeking full time captains to join our boat towing and salvage operation. This is a year round employment opportunity for career-minded individuals looking to enter the commercial assistance / marine salvage industry. Compensation would include a competitive salary plus several months time off during the winter. Note, captains must work weekends and holidays during the peak boating season (May-October). Housing may be provided to captains working out of our North Quincy location.
Day to day duties for this role include: providing marine assistance to disable boaters (towing, fuel delivery, jump starts, soft-ungroundings, propeller disentanglements), participating in routine maintenance and repair work to our towing fleet, assisting with diving and salvage operations, helping out with marketing events such as boat shows etc.
Our company provides towing, diving and salvage services throughout our service area which stretches from Marshfield, MA to the Isle of Shoals, NH and extends 40 miles offshore. We have a fleet of 7 fully equipped towboats with 3 locations in Boston Harbor (Marina Bay, North Quincy), Beverly Harbor and Newburyport in Merrimack River. We respond to over 1,000 calls for assistance each year. We are part of the BoatUS towing network, the nations largest towing fleet.
To see what we do, check out our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/TowBoat-US-Boston-Beverly-Newburyport/348375591955761
Official website: www.nemarinesalvage.com
Candidates must have a USCG license endorsed for commercial assistance towing. Prior scuba diving experience is desirable. A pre-employment drug test and random screenings are required. Small boat handling experience and mechanical skills are both needed to succeed in this position.