Shore Based General Hand
Murray Princess - Casual (2 roles available)


 SeaLink is looking for bright and energetic individuals who have a strong work ethic and an enthusiastic attitude to join our shore based crew!


This role is for casual work on a Friday, and or Friday and Monday.


Looking for an exciting new work environment?

We encourage you to apply!


About Us


The PS Murray Princess is the largest inland paddle wheeler in the Southern Hemisphere.  Accommodating a maximum of 120 guests and operating 3, 4 and 7 night cruises on the Murray River from Mannum, 87 kilometres from Adelaide, this stunning vessel attracts guests from all over Australia and the world.


About You

  • Attention to detail with regards to cleaning and maintenance duties
  • Physical Fitness
  • Flexibility and reliability - ESSENTIAL
  • Initiative and Ability to work unsupervised and as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Manual handling skills including power tools use

These key requirements will be complimented by experience and skills in the following areas:

  • Driver’s License both manual and automatic - Essential
  • Experience driving with a trailer – Essential
  • Confined Space - Desirable
  • Experience in the transport industry

About the role


The primary function of the General Hand role is the safe loading and loading of stores and rubbish.


The General Hand is responsible for the transportation of goods on and off the vessel, removal of rubbish, assisting with vessel mooring, and disembarkation of guests.


The General hand may be required to transfer stores to the vessel and assist with the day-to-day maintenance, cleanliness, and presentation of the external areas of the vessel, wharf, car park, and office.


Working in close conjunction with all crew, duties will include:

  • Assist the crew with guest disembarkation
  • Assist with the transfer of luggage from the vessel
  • Pickup and delivery of equipment, stores, and consumables for the vessel, office, and mooring locations
  • Transfer and stocking of stores on the vessel
  • General maintenance and cleaning of wharf area, store room, and office building
  • Removal of rubbish from the vessel
  • Participate in formal and informal training, as required
  • Liaise with the Office Manager pre ship arrival into Mannum for operational instructions

Please fill in as much information of the application and pay close attention to the questions.


Applications close 5pm Friday 17 May 2024 or earlier if a suitable applicant is sourced. This role will suit applicants who live in or around Mannum.


Murray Princess is part of SeaLink Marine & Tourism. SeaLink Marine and Tourism is part of the Kelsian Group - Australia’s largest integrated land and marine, tourism and public transport service provider with established international operations in London and Singapore.


With around 10,000 employees, we are one of Australia’s most experienced and diverse multi-modal transport businesses operating around 5,000 buses, 120 ferries, and 24 light rail vehicles, carrying over 300 million customers per year.


Kelsian Group Limited is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. To find out more about the Kelsian Group visit

  Casual / Temp

    Mannum SA

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   Posted 23 Apr 24

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