Career Opportunities at Island Queen Cruises

Island Queen Cruises is Miami’s top Sightseeing Tour Company that offers narrated tours in English and Spanish along Biscayne Bay, Star Island, Fisher Island and downtown Miami. We are seeking to employ a friendly team of fantastic individuals! Are you looking to join a professional team in a fun and exciting atmosphere? We offer full training, competitive salary and fringe benefits. We want you to be a part of our team! Submit your completed application to

Below you will find our various employment opportunities and requirements.

Captain: 100-ton licensed Master. Responsible for operation of the vessel, directs crew and ensures safety among passengers. Must have knowledge of local waterways and must obtain all required licenses/certifications from USGC.

Mate/Deckhand: Responsible to work alongside the Captain to ensure safety and security of passengers aboard the vessel. Responsible for ensuring passengers board and disembark the vessel safely, line handling, and providing outstanding customer service.

Tour Guide: Responsible for narrating the tour fluently in English and Spanish. Must be able to narrate comfortably in front of a large group of people while entertaining passengers aboard the vessel. Bilingual in English and Spanish required.

Bartender: Responsible for attending the bar and serving guests drinks (both alcoholic and non-alcoholic) and snacks. Cash handling experience and outstanding customer service is key in this role. Outgoing, professional, friendly and courteous personality. Must maintain company sales quotas expectations.

DJ: Responsible for entertaining passengers on our weekend dance cruises. Must have advanced knowledge of equipment and provide latest music trends, along with the ability to play music according to the requests from passengers on board.

Ticket Seller: Responsible for providing fast, friendly and outgoing service to our customers. Cash handling experience and outstanding customer service is key in this role. Ability to multitask and exceed customer needs by providing exceptional service. Bilingual in English and Spanish required.

Required Qualifications:
  • Ability to provide outstanding customer service.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including holidays and weekends, if applicable.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace

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