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The Block Island Ferry (Interstate Navigation Company) operates year round ferry service between Point Judith (Galilee) and Block Island, RI and seasonal ferry service from Newport, RI and Fall River, MA.

 

Vessels:

 Interstate Navigation Company(Block Island Ferry) will be accepting applications  for seasonal deckhands for the 2016 season beginning on February 1st. We will have seasonal positions available on the passenger/vehicle ferry and the high-speed ferry vessels. Seasonal positions generally are from mid-May through October, and potential summer employees are required to be available for work through and during Labor Day weekend (Sept. 3-5, 2016). Applicants must be 18 years of age, and submit to pre-employment USCG/DOT drug screening. Applicants must also be reliable, present a neat & clean appearance and possess a good customer service attitude. Applicants must be available to work weekends and holidays. Applicants seeking future full time and seasonal employment are also being accepted for the following positions:

  • Mate: USCG License of 100GT Inland waters is required
  • Engineer (unlicensed)
  • Deckhands
  • Interstate Navigation Company operates traditional passenger/vehicle ferry vessels between Point Judith and Block Island, R.I. Interstate also operates (2) high speed ferry vessels, one from Point Judith, and one from Fall River/Newport and Block Island.

Interstate Navigation Company
Christian Myers, Vessel Operations
P.O. Box 3333
304 Great Island Road
Narragansett, R.I. 02882
Phone: (401) 675-1239

Email: cmyers@blockislandferry.com

For Deckhand Application inquires please contact:

Brian Cox
P.O. Box 3333
304 Great Island Road
Narragansett, R.I. 02882
Phone: (401) 783-4613, ext. 191

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Ticket Office:

Seasonal ticket office personnel for the 2016 season. We will have several seasonal positions available in the ticket offices at Point Judith and on Block Island as well as in the reservation office at Point Judith.  Positions available include:  office supervisors, ticket agents, reservation agents, line managers and ticket scanners.  Block Island applicants should have housing.

Seasonal positions generally are from mid-May through October, and potential summer employees are required to be available for work through and during Labor Day weekend (Sept. 3rd-Sept. 5, 2015). Applicants can be 16 years of age, and submit to pre-employment drug screening. Applicants must be reliable, presentable and possess a good customer service attitude. Applicants must be available to work weekends and holidays.

Interstate Navigation Company
Janette L. Centracchio, Ticket Office Manager
P.O. Box 3333
304 Great Island Road
Narragansett, R.I. 02882
Phone: (401) 675-1250

Email: janette@blockislandferry.com

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Freight Department:

Pt. Judith:

Dock and Freight Office Staff – Pt. Judith Freight Department receives and ships freight as well as assists in loading/unloading vehicles and passengers. Applicants should have good customer service skills, be able to lift at least 50 lbs, and have basic computer experience.

Interstate Navigation Company

Matt Potter, Dock Manager
P.O. Box 3333
304 Great Island Road
Narragansett, R.I. 02882
Phone: (401) 783-4613 ext. 126

email: mattpotter89@gmail.com

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Block Island:

Block Island Dock Supervisor- Year round, full time position available plus benefits.

For more information or to submit resume:

Phone: (401) 675-1235

Email: Athena@blockislandferry.com

 

Concessions:

Block Island Ferry Concessions is looking for friendly, energetic, reliable individuals to work in a fast paced environment. Competitive wages, plus great tips!

Requirements:

  • Must be 18yrs of age.
  • Able to multi-task, preparing several orders at once.
  • Must submit to pre-employment USCG/DOT drug screening.
  • Job requires TIPS Certification.
  • Must be able to work long days, work weekends and holidays.
  • Basic bartending skills are preferred but not required.
  • Must have excellent communications skills with a strong work ethic and be committed to exceptional customer service.

Interstate Navigation Company

Nerissa Linda, Concessions Manager
P.O. Box 3333
304 Great Island Road
Narragansett, R.I. 02882
Phone: (401) 783-4613 ext. 192

Email: nerissa@blockislandferry.com

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