Auckland Transport
Central Auckland, New Zealand
6d ago

Do you have a good eye for detail?

Are you motivated and enthusiastic about the water?

In a fight or flight situation are you going to fight?

He waka eke noa

A canoe which we are all in with no exception

The Harbourmasters office are looking for two deckhands for the summer period. The Auckland Harbourmaster is the guardian of the Auckland Region's Waters.

This includes the Waitemata and Manukau Harbours, Mokohinau Islands, Waiheke Island and Great Barrier Island.

With people at the heart of everything we do, we're looking to get the right people in the right role to support the Harbourmasters office over the busy summer period.

Te Whiwhinga mahi The opportunity

  • The Deckhand reports to the Skipper and helps carry out day to day Harbourmaster operations across the region
  • No day is the same as the crew recover wrecks, remove obstacles, maintain buoys, clean up oil spills and keep the Harbourmaster's fleet of boats shipshape
  • Deckhands also work with the public to educate and promote responsible and safe water behaviour while also enforcing maritime laws and regulations
  • Ko koe tēnei About you

  • Confident communicators who are keen in the maritime industry
  • We are looking for a proactive person with a keen drive to learn from the Skipper
  • You will have great customer service with experience dealing with people in a face to face environment as well as a good eye for detail
  • Hands on with a can-do attitude
  • Proactive and a team player
  • Ko wai mātou About us

    At Auckland Transport we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where people come first and we feel safe, respected, valued and supported, regardless of our differences.

    Auckland Transport, Harbourmasters office has a thriving culture, a supportive team and limitless opportunities to grow your career.

    If you can picture yourself fitting in here, apply now!

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