Captain in Cape May County

Icona Resorts

Cape May COunty, United States
Published 1 month ago

ICONA Resorts is actively seeking a seasonal Yacht Captain at Cape May County, NJ. The Yacht Captain is responsible for the total operation of the yacht including navigation, safety of the guests, crew, yacht and environment.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Safe navigation and operation of the yacht

Required USCG 100 GT license

Full working knowledge of ISM and ASPS

Setting up budgets and budget management

Hiring, leading, appraisal and dismissal of crew

Overseeing the upkeep of the vessel

Managing yacht refits and surveys

Being an ambassador for the yacht, hosting and entertaining guests as required

All guests must be treated in a manner to ensure their complete satisfaction. Always strive to exceed guests’ expectations.

Performs other duties as directed.


Communication Proficiency.

Guest Focus.

Detail Oriented.

Stress Management.

Supervisory Responsibility

This position is responsible for any crew members on the yacht.

Work Environment

This position operates on a yacht. This role requires good physical resilience and ability to work at a high pace while standing throughout the day.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping and crouching. The position may require lifting of products weighing up to 50 pounds. This position requires team members to work outside and on the water in all inclement/extreme conditions.


Stand- Over 2/3rd of the time

Walk- Over 2/3rd of the time

Sit- Under 1/3rd of the time

Use hands to fingers, handle or feel- Over 2/3rd of the time

Reach with arms and hands- Over 2/3rd of the time

Climb or balance- Up to 2/3rd of the time

Stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl- Up to 2/3rd of the time

Talk or hear- Over 2/3rd of the time

Lift minimum of 5lbs.- 50 lbs.- Over 2/3rd of the time

Adherence to all policy and procedures delineated in the ICONA Handbook

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position. This role requires forty, plus hours to include, nights weekends and holidays.


No travel is expected for this position.

Required Education and Experience

3-5 years’ experience as a Mate.

USCG 100 GT license.

A proven record of navigation.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Job Offer Overview

Cape May COunty
New Jersey
United States
Contract Type:
Long term contract
Job Type
Full time
Vessel type
Experience required