SULTANA is seeking a Mate for the 2019 season. Next season SULTANA will travel the Chesapeake Bay, visiting ports in Maryland and Virginia. Each year we work with over 4,500 students doing educational day sails as well as 3-8 day live aboard programs.
In addition to being an active member of the crew, the Mate is part of the education program. The mate works closely with both Captains to implement all aspects of the ships operation and help organize the crew.
Employment for this position begins in March and continues through November. Crew members often work 5-day weeks, receive competitive compensation and are provided with a private bunk onboard the ship as well as space in SULTANA’s new crew apartment in Chestertown, Maryland.
Applicants with a bachelor’s degree and prior educational/sailing experience are preferred. A valid USCG license with Aux sails is preferred but not required. Applicants must have strong communication skills and an active interest in education.
Apply by email with a resume and cover letter with references to Captain Michael Fiorentino. firstname.lastname@example.org