Casual - Multiple Roles - Rottnest Island & River Cruises
Join an award winning tourism and transport company

Training and Development opportunities provided

Access to a range of Employee Benefits


Have a background in the tourism/ transport industry?

Experienced in customer service?

Looking for an exciting new work environment?

We encourage you to apply!


Career Opportunities


SeaLink WA operates 3 business units locally, including Captain Cook Cruises, SeaLink Rottnest Island and government contracted Transperth Ferry division. The business has been renowned for individuals who are keen to progress their marine career with an exposure to many facets of vessel operations.


With up to 10 vessels locally, we offer the opportunity to train, progress and work towards future marine certificate of competencies. We have a team of experienced mariners who provide leadership and guidance to those that are willing to learn and progress within the marine industry.


About the Role


The Deckhand position is an integral part of our Ferry Operations, required to work in a team environment to ensure success. The duties will include:

  • Assisting with safe daily operations of the vessel, in accordance with policies and procedures of SeaLink WA
  • Initiating action to prevent unsafe incidents
  • Displaying a pleasant and helpful manner towards our customers
  • Ensure the highest standards of customer service at all times
  • Assist with the safe, efficient, and timely boarding and disembarkation of all passengers
  • Work under the direction of the Master to maintain a safe and compliant marine operation
  • Participate in mooring activities with a high exposure to vessel line handling and deck equipment operation
  • General maintenance and cleanliness of the vessel
  • Delivery of on-board kiosk beverage sales compliant with Responsible Service of Alcohol guidelines
  • Participate in scheduled emergency drills

About You

  • Must be well presented
  • Keen to provide a brilliant experience for our customers
  • Focused on safety
  • Able to perform cleaning and maintenance duties as required
  • A team player who works harmoniously with others
  • High level of communication skills
  • Available to work public holidays, weekends, and evenings
  • Able to take on extra shifts if required
  • Basic computer skills

Qualifications & Experience



  • Senior First Aid Qualification
  • Responsible Service of Alcohol Certificate 
  • Elements of Shipboard Safety Qualification 
  • Current Driver's Licence 


  • Commercial Marine Experience 
  • Experience in delivering high-level customer service 
  • Experience in the Tourism and/or Hospitality Industry
  • Experience in the Marine Transport Industry

How to Apply


Click APPLY and fill in as much information as you can in the track record section of the application, paying close attention to each question.


We are requesting your resume and a cover letter explaining why you are the best person for this position.


Applications close by 5pm 27 October 2023


SeaLink Travel Group 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.



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