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MAINE WINDJAMMER CRUISES®

 

Schooner Grace Bailey 123' ~ Schooner Mercantile 115'

Schooner Mistress 60' ~  Sally 27'

Sail the Maine Coast with us. We offer traditional sailing adventures aboard our fleet of two masted schooners based in Camden, Maine. Overnight trips vary in length from three to six days and carry up to 29 passengers per vessel.  Lunch, Dinner & Harbor tours are also scheduled. In operation since 1936, MWC has given hundreds of sailors the opportunity hone their skills while navigating in one of the most beautiful and challenging areas in the world.

IT'S NOT TOO EARLY TO BE THINKING ABOUT THE 2020 SAILING SEASON!  

Season for Crew Begins April 1st and goes through Covers On in Early October. 

When January 1st comes around, we will be only 4-months away from beginning fit- out. This is an important time to arrive.  As you ready the schooners to accept passengers you will familiarize yourself with our vessels from stem to stern. 

This knowledge is key to a successful summer of sailing.   

We take our commitment to our passengers and historic schooners seriously. Do you have what it takes to become a member of our 2020 sailing team?

Successful candidates will possess traditional sailing experience, required USCG credentials and a commitment to the safety and comfort of our guests. 

APPLY NOW

CAPTAIN - Appropriate traditional sailing experience and USCG licensing required; resourceful, independent and entrepreneurial spirit a plus.

1ST MATE - Must be familiar with all aspects of  the vessel & operations.  Must be licensed and/or fully experienced. Opportunity for advancement as relief Capt. if  appropriately licensed.

DECKHAND -Traditional sailing experience preferred,

COOK - Responsible for preparing all meals on a traditional wood fired stove.

MESSMATE - Assists the cook in all aspects of galley operations and assists on deck as required.

APPRENTICE/VOLUNTEER  1-month apprenticeships aboard our schooners. Duties assigned according to ability. Valuable experience for the uninitiated who are contemplating a traditional sailing career or for those who cannot commit to full season employment.

Apply for any of the above at http://www.mainewindjammercruises.com/connect/join-our-crew/. You will find the link to our Job Application at the bottom of the page.