Experienced High-Speed Ferry Skippers (Based at Pine Harbour)

Our fleet of commuter high speed catamarans cover the route between Pine Harbour and Auckland CBD in a little over 30 minutes, 20 times a day, as well as private charters around the Hauraki Gulf. We are seeking motivated and highly skilled skippers to join our close-knit team based at Pine Harbour Marina in Beachlands.

Key accountabilities include:

  • Conducting pre and post-sailing safety checks.
  • Ensuring ferry compliance as per internal operational requirements, MR Part 19 (MOSS) and HSAW 2015.
  • Operating vessels with a focus on passenger, crew and vessel safety
  • Providing crew supervision and training as required
  • Timely completion of administrative tasks including timely and accurate reporting
  • Maintaining schedules as per the timetable
  • Proactively ensuring the vessel achieves full operational capability every day

To be successful in the role you will need to have the following qualifications, experience and experience:

  • Minimum qualification of a CLM, ILM (Ringfenced) or SRL (Passenger endorsed) certificate - a high-speed endorsement is preferred
  • A proven record of marine experience – Hamilton Jet Unit experience is desirable
  • Be able to work under pressure, autonomously and as part of a team
  • Effective and professional interpersonal skills
  • Able to demonstrate a positive, solutions focused and customer centric approach

What we offer you:

  • Competitive package
  • Ongoing training and personal development opportunities
  • Uniform
  • Travel benefits
  • Medical insurance
  • Ongoing support from our friendly, knowledgeable and professional team

Hours of work cover the Monday to Friday Pine Harbour service with shifts starting between 5.30am and 7am and finishing between 7.00pm and 8.30pm.  Rosters can be 12 hour days or split shifts.  Weekend charter work will be required from time to time.

If you are interested in applying for this role please submit your CV and a cover letter, specifically addressing the above skills and experience, to recruitment@sealink.co.nz . A position description can also be provided upon request.

Please Note: All applicants will be required to provide proof of their eligibility to work in New Zealand. Any appointment will be subject to a satisfactory drug test and security check.



Cafe/Bar - Fixed Term (1-3 months, 20-55 hours per week)

SeaLink Travel Group is dedicated to the operation of a quality service through our fleet of ferries on the Hauraki Gulf, transporting passengers, cars and freight to Waiheke and Great Barrier Islands, as well as a commuter service from Pine Harbour.

Based at either our Half Moon Bay or Wynyard Wharf offices we are seeking energetic and motivated people to assist with our peak season by delivering a high level of customer service and sales in our onboard café/bars.

Key accountabilities include:

  • Stocking and selling food and beverage items
  • Cash handling including reconciliation and cash balance
  • Stocking brochure racks
  • General cleaning
  • Assisting with securing the vessel
  • Assisting with loading and unloading passengers and vehicles

To be successful in the role you will need to have the following skills, knowledge and qualities:

  • High level of customer service experience
  • Professional, positive ‘can do’ attitude and highly self motivated
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Flexibility to work varying hours and days of the week
  • New Zealand residency, work permit or working holiday visa
  • Drivers license (Restricted or Full)

What we offer you:

  • Full training
  • A uniform
  • Ongoing support from our friendly, knowledgeable and professional team

The positions are based on a 7-day flexible roster including public holidays.  Shifts vary in duration depending on the day of the week and peak holiday times from Monday to Friday 6.00am – 6.00pm (8.00pm at peak periods) and Weekends 7.00am – 8.00pm.

If you are a a self-driven individual who would like to be part of a successful team in a fast-paced environment, please forward your resume and cover letter to recruitment@sealink.co.nz.  A position description is available upon request.


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FreightLink - CLASS 4 Drivers 

Based in East Tamaki FreightLink is part of the SeaLink Travel Group transporting goods to Waiheke Island 8 times per day, 7 days a week. FreightLink has been operating for over 25 years and is the largest freight provider to the island performing multiple services. These aren’t your mundane transport runs. The routes we have will see you head over to the popular holiday spot of Waiheke Island on a regular basis.

Key accountabilities include:

  • Driving a range of units from Class 2 to 5
  • Auckland metro pickups and Waiheke deliveries
  • Reversing onto vessels
  • Coupling and uncoupling trailers
  • Navigating narrow roads and confined areas
  • Vehicle loading and unloading

To be successful in the role you will need to have the following skills, qualifications, and experience:

  • Minimum of 2 years Class 4 driving experience
  • Good knowledge of Auckland Metro
  • Dangerous Goods and forklift endorsement
  • Physically fit
  • Clean record, good communication skills, presentable and a team player

What we can offer:

  • Uniform
  • Travel Benefits
  • Medical insurance
  • Active social club

Hours of work are based on a minimum of 40 hours per week, there is a requirement to work additional hours during peak times, including summer. Start times can vary from 1am to 6am, Monday to Friday, with finish times varying from 1pm to 6pm dependent on the freight run.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please submit your CV and a cover letter, specifically addressing all the above skills and experience, to recruitment@sealink.co.nz. A position description can be provided upon request.

Please Note: All applicants will be required to provide proof of their eligibility to work in New Zealand. Any appointment will be subject to a satisfactory drug test and security check.


Marine Engineer (Shore based)

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced and highly motivated Marine Engineer / Technician to join our high performing team.

SeaLink is dedicated to the operation of a top-quality service through our fleet of vessels on the Hauraki Gulf, transporting passengers, cars and freight to Waiheke, Pine Harbour and Great Barrier Islands.

We are seeking a highly motivated, efficient and qualified Engineer/Technician to join our skilled team of Shore Based Marine Engineers who operate across all our Auckland terminals but are based primarily at Half Moon Bay.

Reporting to the Group Engineering Manager, you will join the proficient engineering team and be responsible for the maintenance, repair and servicing of all SeaLink vessels and assets, whilst meeting the deadlines for all sailing schedules. A challenging hands on role in all facets of marine engineering tasks can include, but are not limited to: engine/transmission rebuilds, pump rebuilds, coolers, servicing, fabrication, hydraulics, winches, valves, pipework, diagnosis, or simply painting and cleaning.

Our ideal person will need to have the following qualifications and experience:

  • Trade Certificate in Diesel Mechanic, Fitter/Turner or Marine Tech.
  • Proven engineering experience on medium and high speed diesel engines
  • Confident in all aspects of vessel systems, with regards to diagnosis and repair
  • Confidence in engine (and associated components) rebuilding
  • C-series Caterpillar, Detroit and MTU experience is advantageous
  • Hydraulic systems experience is advantageous
  • Refrigeration systems experience also advantageous
  • Welding and fabrication experience
  • Clean full driver's license
  • Forklift licence
  • Lifting and rigging experience

To be successful in the role you will have the following skills and abilities:

  • Understand and adhere to Health and Safety processes and practices including working from heights, hotworks, confined spaces and electrical work
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure to achieve timely and quality repairs
  • Integrity in working habits and a positive approach
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Maintain professional relationships both internally and external
  • Able to work independently and unsupervised at times
  • Methodical work practices
  • Be resourceful in procurement and information
  • Understand the importance of preventative maintenance
  • Team player and a good sense of humour

What we can offer:

  • Competitive package including a company vehicle, laptop and cell phone
  • Medical insurance
  • Ongoing personal development opportunities
  • Travel benefits 
  • A day off on your birthday

We will need the successful candidate to work overtime when required, away from home during slipping projects and be available for the "on call" roster.

If you are interested in applying for this career defining role please submit your CV and a cover letter, specifically addressing the above skills and experience, to recruitment@sealink.co.nz by Thursday 26 October. A copy of the position description is available upon request.

Please Note: All applicants will be required to provide proof of their eligibility to work in New Zealand. Any appointment will be subject to a satisfactory drug test and security check.