Do you have great customer service skills and love to learn? Do you think you’d enjoy working on or near the water? Don’t miss this free one-week training program with Argosy Cruises!

Positions with Argosy are a window into maritime careers—on a boat and beyond. Obtain sea time that can be used for a Merchant Mariner Credential.

What You Get

  • 1-week training: 3 virtual days, 2 in person
  • Maritime 101 training at the Seattle Maritime Academy and time onboard a docked vessel
  • Career Navigator support (assistance with support services, job placement & more)
  • Food Workers Permit & MAST Card
  • Employment opportunities with Argosy Cruises, starting at $18/hour

Program Eligibility

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Low income
  • High School graduate or completed GED
  • Able to work in the U.S. without sponsorship
  • Pass a background check
  • ESL level 4

Interested in learning more? Click the button to fill out a contact form and one of our career navigators will get in touch with you.

    This program is brought to you by the City of Seattle Office of Economic Development, Argosy Cruises, and Seattle Jobs Initiative.