Now Hiring - Second Mate

In the summer of 2019, Picton Castle will sail as part of a fleet of traditional sailing vessels to a series of events in the Great Lakes known as the Tall Ships Challenge.  We are currently looking to hire a licensed second mate for this voyage.

The successful candidate must have at least a 500 ton oceans mate license, plus experience at sea under sail.  Applications from mariners of all nationalities will be considered.  A valid passport and admissibility to both Canada and the USA is essential.  

The second mate will sign aboard Picton Castle in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada on or about June 8, 2019 and will sign off in Lunenburg on or about September 15, 2019.  

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter by email to Maggie Ostler at  

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