It is tough to acquire and maintain benefits eligibility for seasonal employees. Once the criteria has been met the benefits package is fantastic.
No benefits for employees who are not able to work year round because of company policy that makes it difficult to find work year round unless you have been with the company for a long time.
@ $136 a day for a 12 hr rotation, well under market for an AB with STCW. They talk about tips, but that varies and is split among the other crew members. Yea shure you get to see stuff, but it is not market rate. $200 to $250 a day is average. Can you say Cheap, CHeap, CHEap, CHEAp, CHEAP! Port Captain, personnel hire mostly young personnel.... ya gotta ask, what do they know?
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