EMPLOYMENT

Oliver Hazard Perry is currently hiring for the following positions for the upcoming 2020 season. Programming will focus on maritime workforce development and STEAM programming for local youth, adults, military and veteran populations while operating in New England waters. Compensation for each position is commensurate with experience and includes USCG coursework and professional training for maritime and marine credentials.

For detailed information on requirements and qualifications, please click the link under each position for the full job description on Tall Ships America Billet Bank.

EMPLOYMENT PERIOD: YEAR ROUND

Qualified individuals will hold at minimum a 500 GRT Ocean Master License for Auxiliary Sail, with 1600/3000 GRT Oceans license preferred. Master must have square rig and ship handling experience aboard large sailing vessels.

EMPLOYMENT PERIOD: YEAR ROUND

Ideal applicants will hold at minimum a 500 GRT Mate license and have management experience with large square rig crews.

CHIEF ENGINEER

Apply for Chief Engineer

EMPLOYMENT PERIOD: SEASONAL [APRIL 2020 - OCTOBER 2020]

The chief engineer is required to have a USCG issued MMC with at least a Designated Duty Engineer (1,000hp), with STCW preferred. The ideal candidate will have a solid background in systems engineering, electrical controls, and electrical system diagnostics.

EMPLOYMENT PERIOD: SEASONAL [APRIL 2020 - OCTOBER 2020]

The chief steward is responsible for providing three nutritionally-balanced meals, snacks and overnight sailing self tending meals to up to 49 persons on board, maintaining cleanliness of galley and mess deck, and provisioning within budget.

ABLE & ORDINARY SEAMEN

Apply for AB/OS

EMPLOYMENT PERIOD: SEASONAL [APRIL 2020 - OCTOBER 2020]

Ideal AB applicants will hold AB Sail endorsement and have square rig experience. Applicants for ordinary seamen are highly encouraged to hold or be in the process of obtaining an OS credential.

Oliver Hazard Perry Rhode Island is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Our mission is to provide innovative and empowering education-at-sea programs to promote personal and professional growth.