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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!

  • arrowSeasonal Night Custodian

    Position Overview:

    Are you a night person? Do you enjoy listening to music while you work? Clipper has an opening for Seasonal Night Custodian/Dock Hand positions. We are looking for candidates with one year experience in cleaning and janitorial work.

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

    • Custodian: Detail clean the boats and the terminal from top to bottom, including disinfecting, sanitizing, vacuuming, carpet shampooing, wet-mopping, floor waxing, dusting and empty trash/recycling to collection bins.
    • Dock Hand: Handle mooring lines, operate the luggage crane, luggage handling, provide security to the facility. No Dock Hand experience? No problem. We will train you!
    • Security: Make security rounds of the boats and facility.

    Qualifications and Skills Required:

    • An eye for detail and a commitment to high standards
    • Ability to manage time and prioritize tasks, independently and in a team, little or no supervision
    • Punctual, reliable and trustworthy is key
    • Ability to remain awake and alert throughout the night shift is required
    • Bending, stooping, crawling, lifting, carrying, climbing ladders, pushing/pulling up to 60 pounds manually

    Hours: Full time, Seasonal 4:30 pm to 3:30 am – alternating work weeks from Sunday to Tuesday/Wednesday. Enjoy 3 or 4 days off each week!

    Salary: A competitive hourly wage of $15.50 per hour

    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 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=48393&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.**

  • arrowWarehouse/Shore Support

    Position Overview:

    The Warehouse/Shore Support team is responsible for preparing cargo manifests, shipping, receiving, ordering and distribution of vessel stock. Shore Support also performs dockhand duties such as line handling, crane and pallet jack operation, as well as light janitorial duties. No dock hand experience? We will train you. This position is Full Time Seasonal with the potential for year round.

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

    • Superior record for punctuality and reliability
    • Exceptional time management
    • Ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines independently and as a team
    • Basic computer knowledge
    • Detail oriented, strong organizational skills, good judgment
    • Flexible and willingness to adapt to an ever changing environment
    • Maintain a clean and organized facility

    Qualifications and Skills Required:

    • 2 years’ experience in warehouse shipping and receiving
    • Pass a required Pre-Employment Drug Screen (including Marijuana)
    • Ability to lift, carry, push or pull up to 70 pounds
    • Push/Pull a pallet jack carrying up to 1200 pounds
    • Comfortable standing or walking for long periods of time
    • Available to work any shift, including weekends and holidays
    • Always punctual and reliable, team player, strong work ethic

    Salary: A competitive hourly wage of $15.00 per hour

    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=48366&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.**

  • arrowAdministrative Assistant/Receptionist

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

    • Serve as lead receptionist for administrative office; answering all incoming calls, greet visitors, and assist employees with questions and/or requests.
    • Prepare and compile deck for weekly leadership meeting and on occasion, taking meeting notes.
    • Process incoming and outgoing mail and deliveries for the administrative office. Distribute interoffice mail.
    • Oversee conference room calendar and requests; coordinate meeting space and set-up/teardown for all requests.
    • Manage trade certificates with restaurants, hotels, tours, etc. by tracking, distributing and acquiring certificates year-round.
    • Administer and coordinate maintenance of the mail machine, mail room printer, and shredding service.
    • Order, distribute and take inventory of all departmental office supplies.
    • Create and distribute promotional letters, gift certificates, gift certificate extension letters, etc.
    • Manage employee personal travel discount program; coordinate travel and meeting arrangements for employees, partners, etc.
    • Coordinate Employee Recognition “Thriller” program including internal communication, distribution of cards, tracking and prize distribution.
    • Maintain mail room, breakroom, conference room and reception.
    • Other administrative tasks as assigned.

    Qualifications and Skills Required:

    • Highly organized
    • Professional demeanor on phone and in person
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality
    • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
    • Ability to multi-task and prioritize workload
    • Ability to work with minimal supervision
    • Experience supporting Senior Level Executives
    • Proficient in Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook

    Salary: $18/hour

    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=65553&lang=en_US&source=CC3

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