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Deck Hand

Posted February 23, 2021

Marriott Sanibel Harbour Resort & Spa
Fort Myers, FL
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The Sanibel Harbour Marriott Resort and Spa is looking for a dedicated individual to add to our Princess Yacht team.

About This Job

A deckhand is a position aboard our Sanibel Princess yacht with primary duties including cleaning and maintenance of the exterior of the vessel. A successful deckhand often has some experience in the superyacht industry, or on board private vessels, and is keen to learn and work hard. It is essential that the deckhand can perform assigned tasks efficiently with a positive attitude in addition to interacting with the Captain and guests in a professional manner. Hours are steady but vary slightly for peak season and private charters.

Job Responsibilities

  • Cleanliness of the yacht wash downs, stainless polishing, waxing
  • Assisting  in maintenance projects; sanding and taping up for varnishing or painting, caulking, filling
  • Continued learning of yacht maintenance, operations and systems; line handling, navigation, and safety.

Required Skills

  • Good work ethic
  • Positive attitude
  • Teamwork
  • Ability to learn on the job
  • Ability to take direction
  • Professional appearance

Preferred but not required 

Engineering experience or certificate
Captain License or sea time with intent to work towards license






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About this Employer

Marriott Sanibel Harbour Resort & Spa

17260 Harbour Pointe Drive
Fort Myers, FL 33908

(239) 466-4000

347 Room Resort

www.marriott.com

Our Hotel

Our resort is located on the Punta Rassa, an 85-acre peninsula on San Carlos Bay in Fort Myers, Florida. We are just a short distance from Sanibel and Captiva Islands, featuring beautiful beaches and top attractions. Water sports and outdoor activities are abundant near our resort, including natural trails, bike and kayak rentals. Settle into our spacious rooms and suites with private balconies, floor-to-ceiling windows, scenic views and complimentary Wi-Fi. Savor delicious cuisine in our hotel restaurants. Join us for a romantic dinner cruise on the Sanibel Harbour Princess Yacht. Get pampered with a massage at our on-site luxury spa. Keep up your gym routine in our fitness center and take a dip in one of our several pools. Elsewhere in our Fort Myers resort, discover our flexible event spaces, offering seating for over 900 in our largest venue. A refreshing getaway awaits you at our Fort Myers, Florida, resort.