Brisbane River
  • Enjoy the best view in Brisbane
  • Belong to an award-winning ASX 200 listed tourism and transport company
  • Work with great people on an iconic fleet - make lifelong friends
  • Appreciate the peace of mind that comes with stable and secure employment
  • Witness the amazing transformation of this growing river city in the lead up to the 2032 Olympics


RiverCity Ferries is the proud operator of the iconic CityCats, KittyCats, CityHopper and Cross River Ferry networks on behalf of Brisbane City Council. We safely and reliably connect thousands of passengers to their destinations along the Brisbane River every single day!


RiverCity Ferries is looking for reliable and professional Vessel Masters with a strong work ethic and a friendly, positive attitude to join our amazing Team Ferries family. We invite you to come aboard and join our crew who are passionate about people and delivering an exceptional customer experience. Get paid to cruise by and visit some of Brisbane’s most famous landmarks every day – the Powerhouse, South Bank, Howard Smith Wharves and the exciting Queen’s Wharf development!


More About Us

RiverCity Ferries is a subsidiary of Kelsian Group, Australia’s largest land, marine tourism and public transport service provider with international operations in Singapore and London. Kelsian Group is a publicly listed multi-modal transport and tourism operator, delivering world-class customer services and brilliant Australian holiday experiences. Some of our memorable brands are household names like Sealink, Captain Cook Cruises, Kingfisher Bay Resort and Transit Systems, among others.


The benefits of working for RiverCity Ferries

  • Minimum wage guarantee well above Award
  • Structured full-time rosters with scheduled days off
  • Penalty allowances for weekends, public holidays and late shifts
  • Full-time secure employment
  • Discovery Australia with attractive Kelsian Group Accommodation and Travel discounts
  • You’ll belong to the Team Ferries family


 Key Responsibilities:

  • Safe navigation and operation of the vessels
  • Management of crew and passengers in a courteous and professional manner
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Safe navigation, mooring & unmooring of vessels
  • Crew and vessel management
  • Lead and encourage a culture of safety and professionalism


Requirements for success:

  • Hold a current Master Class less then 45m (Minimum)
  • Hold a current MED 3 (Minimum)
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Must be willing to operate each class of vessel within the fleet (Including single manned vessels)
  • Willing to work various shifts on a rotating roster
  • Demonstrate an ability to remain calm and adapt to whatever situation arises
  • Have a strong commitment to providing quality customer service and to ensuring the safety and welfare of our crew and passengers
  • Be able to communicate in a clear, concise and effective manner
  • Demonstrate an ability to quickly identify issues and troubleshoot
  • Demonstrate sound attention to detail and the ability to follow and implement instructions


If you have the skills and personality, then what are you waiting for? Apply to join Team Ferries today!

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