30 days old

Deck Hand - $18 to $21 per hr

Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry Company
Mackinac Island, MI 49757

2022 Deck Hand


Star Line Mackinac Island Hydro-Jet Ferry is the largest Ferry company providing passenger and freight transportation to and from beautiful Mackinac Island.  This position is located in scenic Northern Michigan and is a popular tourist and historical destination drawing visitors globally, with peak season during warmer months in addition to adventure seekers year-round.


Star Line Mackinac Island Hydro-Jet Ferry is now hiring for the 2022 Season and welcome all applicants for Deck Hand!  This is a great adventure and great way to spend your Summer.


Employees perks

  • Competitive pay

  • Unlimited free rides to Mackinac Island 

  • Free VIP tickets for Family and Friends

  • Additional Discount tickets for Family and Friends

  • Opportunity for cash gratuities or tips

  • Free uniform shirts

  • $250.00 Employee Referral Program

  • Affordable housing 

  • Employee discounts at gift shops

  • Company sponsored events

  • Opportunities for advancement

  • Make Lifetime friendships and memories

  • Meet people from all over the world

  • Enjoy the beautiful Northern Michigan shoreline


Your Contributions to the Crew

  • Welcome and assist guests in a professional and courteous manner

  • Greet customers, answer questions and anticipate their needs

  • Safely load and unload passengers, luggage and bicycles 

  • Scan and collect tickets as customers board 

  • Inform Customers and ensure safe behaviors

  • Aid Captain in navigation or obstructions

  • Aid Captain in accurate record keeping and counts

  • Maintaining Star Line standards of appearance and cleanliness

  • Safely handle and tie lines to moor vessels

  • Participate and apply procedural and safety training


  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Ability to reach, bend, stoop, wipe, push, pull and lift items up to 65 pounds.

  • Ability to maintain balance on boat

  • Pass background checks, drug & alcohol testing as mandated by US Coast Guard.

  • Available to work peak tourist times including nights, weekends & holidays



Thank you for your interest in joining our crew!  You can learn more about being part of this adventurous opportunity by checking us out on Facebook, "Starline Mackinac Island Ferry" and our website:  www.mackinacferry.com


Star Line Mackinac Island Hydro-Jet Ferry is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.


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Posted: 2022-06-03 Expires: 2022-07-03

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Deck Hand - $18 to $21 per hr

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Mackinac Island, MI 49757

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