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Looking for a career full of adventure and possibilities? Explore your next chapter at Clipper Vacations. Since 1986, our focus has been on helping create amazing memories for travelers from around the world while making travel easy. We are the leading travel and tourism company for the Pacific Northwest, owning and operating Seattle’s iconic Victoria Clippers and offering opportunities to getaway to destinations such as Victoria, Vancouver, Portland, Whistler and Vancouver Island for sightseeing, outdoor adventures, culinary tours, whale watching and more.

We are a progressive company that encourages creativity, innovation and a focus on providing outstanding service to our customers. We consider our employees to be our most valuable assets and work hard to promote a positive, fun and respectful working environment. If you enjoy good employee benefits and being part of the vibrant Seattle waterfront, this is the place for you!

  • arrowOn Board Attendant
    Position Overview:
    We are looking for upbeat and professional Men and Women to join our team of crew members and work aboard the Victoria Clipper. The On Board Attendant position offers a fun, rewarding and challenging job, working on the water and meeting new friends. Your primary job will involve high interaction with passengers and providing excellent customer service. This position is full-time through October 1, 2017, with potential for full-time, year-round employment. Enjoy the beautiful destination of Victoria, British Columbia!
    Summary of Key Responsibilities (not limited to the following):

    • Sell Clipper products while underway and taking every available opportunity to promote these sales and reach team goals for Food, Beverage, Sightseeing Tours, Gift Shop and Duty Free
    • Using Point of Sales system
    • Luggage handling
    • Provide friendly and professional service to customers
    • Deckhand mariner duties – no experience required, we will train you!
    • Participate in a USCG Basic Safety training course – paid for by Clipper

    Qualifications and Skills Required: candidates must possess these attributes to be considered

    • A US Passport, Passport Card or Enhanced Driver’s License for entry into Canada and re-entry into U.S.
    • No DUI/DWI, negligent driving or felony convictions as this may impede entry into Canada
    • Pass a required Pre-Employment Drug Screen (including Marijuana) and submit to random USCG drug tests
    • Able to lift 70 lbs
    • Available to work any shift, including weekends and holidays
    • Always punctual and reliable, team player, strong work ethic
    • Experience in restaurant, hospitality and customer service with emphasis in sales
    • Available to begin full-time employment on April 3

    Salary: $15.00/hour, plus commissions; transportation stipend; health benefits; 401k; travel benefits
    Able-Body Seaman Salary: $16.50/hour plus commission and tips.

    Company Overview:

    Clipper Navigation, Inc. dba Clipper Vacations – is well known as the travel experts for the Pacific Northwest and Western Canada. Since 1986, Clipper has provided transportation, tours and accommodation packages for over 8 million customers. Clipper Vacations offers opportunities to experience picturesque and popular destinations such as: cosmopolitan Seattle or Vancouver, quaint Victoria, the peaceful San Juan Islands, the hub of Portland, the beauty of the Canadian Rockies and Vancouver Island.

    Disclaimer statement:

    This job description is intended only to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by an employee in this position. It is not intended to be constructed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills or abilities required or persons so classified or assigned.

    It is the policy of Clipper Navigation, Inc., not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, creed, religion, marital status, citizenship, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, ancestry, national origin, or veteran status in its educational programs, activities or employment as required by law.

    To apply for this position, please follow the link below and complete our online application via ADP. Please include a resume and cover letter in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

    https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=clipper&jobId=51529&lang=en_US&source=CC2

    **Due to the high volume of applicants we receive for this position, we are only able to contact applicants that we feel may be a good fit for this position. No phone calls please.**

  • arrowReservations Agent

    Summary of Key Responsibilities (not limited to the following):

    • Make custom vacation packages and reservations for Victoria Clipper passengers over the phone or in person.
    • Work with executive team members, decision makers, and stakeholders to define business requirements and systems goals, and to identify and resolve business systems issues.
    • Check-in passengers before they travel on the Victoria Clipper.
    • Ensure that customers are informed of important rules and regulations for international travel and that they have correct identification and travel documents.
    • Provide friendly insight to people asking for local information and recommendations.
    • Day-to-day administrative and operations duties to keep the reservations office operating smoothly.

    Qualifications and Skills Required: candidates must possess these attributes to be considered

    • Ability to multi-task and pay close attention to detail while working in a fast-paced environment.
    • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to stay calm in any situation.
    • Ability to read, write and speak English clearly and fluently.
    • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.
    • Strong verbal, written and presentation skills.
    • Legal right to be employed in the U.S.
    • Ability to pass a background check.
    • Ability to travel regionally and in Canada.
    • Ability to begin full-time employment on the January 30th start date.

    Qualifications and Skills Preferred: additional qualifications or skills that are not required of an applicant, but would be beneficial in this position

    • Sales experience, as this is a competitive sales environment where upselling is critical to success./li>
    • Travel or hospitality experience and/or general knowledge of the Pacific Northwest.
    • Professional phone experience, especially with a multi-line phone or in a call center setting.
    • Foreign language proficiency, bilingual capabilities in addition to English fluency can be useful as Clipper draws customers from around the globe!

    Salary: $15.50/hour, plus commissions; transportation stipend; health benefits; 401k; travel benefits

    Company Overview:

    Clipper Navigation, Inc. dba Clipper Vacations – is well known as the travel experts for the Pacific Northwest and Western Canada. Since 1986, Clipper has provided transportation, tours and accommodation packages for over 8 million customers. Clipper Vacations offers opportunities to experience picturesque and popular destinations such as: cosmopolitan Seattle or Vancouver, quaint Victoria, the peaceful San Juan Islands, the hub of Portland, the beauty of the Canadian Rockies and Vancouver Island.

    Disclaimer statement:

    This job description is intended only to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by an employee in this position. It is not intended to be constructed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills or abilities required or persons so classified or assigned.

    It is the policy of Clipper Navigation, Inc., not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, creed, religion, marital status, citizenship, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, ancestry, national origin, or veteran status in its educational programs, activities or employment as required by law.

    To apply for this position, please follow the link below and complete our online application via ADP. Please include a resume and cover letter in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

    https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=clipper&jobId=52350&lang=en_US&source=CC3

    **Due to the high volume of applicants we receive for this position, we are only able to contact applicants that we feel may be a good fit for this position. No phone calls please.**

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