Go Employment

We are looking for Orange people - the mentality, not the colour… If this sounds like you, sign up and get involved!

Living the dream?

Go Orange needs someone to cruise Doubtful Sound on the Tasman Explorer carrying up to 45 passengers, showcasing the beautiful area we live in. 

You will be experienced in your field, organised and safety focused, a natural people person and love to spin a yarn with our adventurers. You’ll have excellent ship-handling abilities, enabling you to take on the potentially challenging Fiordland weather. 

As Skipper you have complete responsibility for vessel, crew and passengers and to ensure the vessel is operated within legislative requirements and Go Orange guidelines at all times. Operational tasking is provided on a day-to-day basis by the local operation management - this can often be fluid, and flexibility is an important trait.

The following qualifications are a must:
1. Skipper Restricted Limits (SRL) ticket < 24m endorsement (or similar ticket)
2. Passenger endorsement (or similar ticket)

You will also have the following skills & experience:
1. A solid understanding of all applicable Maritime rules and safety systems
2. Operational management including SOPs and hazard management

If you are passionate about what you do, then we want to hear from you.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa