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May 2, 2022

InterContinental, Hayman Island Resort

Coxswain

Australia

Queensland

Role Description

In your role as Coxswain, you’ll play a key role in bring to life the water sports activities on the island, and on any given day you will find yourself doing the below;

Operating boats, speed craft and other vessels and related activities
Completing vessel checks and maintaining records
Running water sports activities
Liaising with guests including selling and promoting activities and handling concerns
Working alongside Resort partners on fishing, dive, snorkelling and tour charters
You will report into the Assistant Manager of Water Sports and oversees the day-to-day water sports activities, excursions and vessel maintenance whilst always observing the highest regard for all safety regulations.

Role Requirements

We are looking for enthusiastic and professional team players who knows how to deliver great service and exceed guest expectations.

Holding your coxswain licence, current first aid, CPR and O2 provider is essential and you will also have knowledge of snorkelling, reefs and outboards with experience in game and reef fishing. Knowledge of the Whitsundays and local surrounds as well as exposure to a Resort environment is desirable but not essential.

About Us

World class Staff Facilities including excellent Subsidised Accommodation with dedicated facilities including a pool, beach area, two gyms, bar, buffet diner, laundry, movie room, corner store and sports fields


An exciting and ever-changing Staff Activities Calendar filled with an abundance of recreational activities such as tennis, yoga, meditation, hikes, markets, crafts and much more.


Extensive Career Development opportunities with dedicated onsite trainers and an abundance of professional development including multi-hire programs, skills training, and optional courses.


IHG Australia’s myBenefits program including paid birthday leave, wellbeing hub, employee room rates, service recognition celebrations & myPerks platform with an extensive list of lifestyle and retail discounts from over 400 of Australia and New Zealand’s most popular retailers.


Part of the Queensland ‘Work in Paradise' initiative offering up to $1500 in incentives + a $250 Job Start Travel Bonus for eligible new starters.

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