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, the Canadian Rockies, 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!
Reporting directly to the co-CEOs, the Executive Assistant (EA) provides executive support in a one-on-one working relationship. The EA serves as the primary point of contact for internal and external stakeholders on all matters pertaining to the office of the CEO. The Executive Assistant must be creative and enjoy working within a small, entrepreneurial environment that is results-driven and collaborative. The Executive Assistant also serves as a liaison to the board of directors and senior management teams; organizes and coordinate executive outreach and external relations efforts, and oversees special projects. The ideal individual will have the ability to exercise good judgment in a variety of situations with strong written and verbal communication, administrative, and organizational skills, and the ability to maintain a realistic balance among multiple priorities. The Executive Assistant will have the ability to work independently on projects, from conception to completion, and must be able to work under pressure at times to handle a wide variety of activities and confidential matters with discretion.
Summary of Key Responsibilities (not limited to the following):
Qualifications and Skills Required:
Salary: Commensurate with experience
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.
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.
Blazing smarts. Sharp Creative. Strong collaboration. Versatile technical skill. Flawless execution. We are seeking a creative graphic designer to lead visual strategy, creative ideation and execution across the company. You will work on a variety of design projects across digital and print advertising production, marketing landing pages, social media, website and online magazine graphics, brand identity, brochure layout and design, signage and other projects. The role will be part of Clipper’s marketing team and report up to the VP of Marketing.
As part of the finance team, the Manager of Financial Planning & Analysis will be a key asset in the future growth of the company. This position will be spearheading the Company’s financial quarterly forecast, annual budgeting process, operating plan variance analysis and special projects. S/he will provide financial consulting and strategic support to senior management including preparing board presentations, financial presentations, capital expenditure analysis, industry/peer group comparisons, new business opportunities, acquisition analysis and other projects requested by senior management. This function acts as the analytical engine of the company to provide insights and support ‘optimal’ business decision making. The position reports to the Chief Financial Officer.
The Senior IT Manager will work closely with leadership to develop processes, solutions and best practices documentation for the IT infrastructure; both locally and in conjunction with Corporate HQ. This position will represent the IT department in interacting with third-party data providers and partners on matters that often require coordination of activity across organizational lines to build and maintain robust and scalable data solutions. In addition, the position will supervise Junior IT staff and will support the IT environments for approximately 100-150 people located in Seattle, Victoria, Canada. Miami and the Bahamas. It will also work on projects directed by Corporate.
Ensure technology is accessible and equipped with current hardware and software
Monitor and maintain technology to ensure maximum access
**Due to the large volume of applications 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.
Reports to: Vessel Superintendent
Location: Seattle, WA, Pier 69
Clipper Navigation is seeking a seasonal USCG DDE licensed engineer to sail on board our high speed catamaran vessels. This position is a seasonal part-time job, with guaranteed employment through September. Duties of the on-board engineer include monitoring, operation and if necessary, troubleshooting of various systems on the vessel. Knowledge of high speed diesels, HVAC, Hydraulics and Basic Electricity id desirable. Vessel operating engineer is supported by shore side engineering group and no overnight stays are required.
Salary: Commensurate with experience