- Former Employee, more than 1 year★★★★★
AvoidMay 10, 2021 - First Officer in San Francisco, CARecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
Consistent work available because of long term contract with NPS
Nepotistic. Very few opportunities for advancement for LGBT and female crew, despite promises. Inconsistent schedule makes for a poor work/life balance. Poor benefits package that just barely meets the minimum required by law. Non union.
- Former Employee, more than 1 year★★★★★Nov 5, 2021 - Deckhand in San Francisco, CARecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
Alcatraz Cruises is a great option for anyone interested in starting work in the maritime industry, it provides a way to get sea time and union membership is not required yet pay is competitive.
Downsides might include hiring too many employees to make sure they always have shifts covered, but this negatively affects those employees as their hours may be lessened.Continue reading
- Current Employee★★★★★Nov 29, 2022 - Deckhand in San Francisco, CARecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
Good pay Lots of hours Great coworkers
Trouble with boats Down moral