Immediate Openings (4/27/2021): Seasonal Freight Agent

Casco Bay Lines has an immediate opening for a seasonal Freight Agent at our Terminal in Portland. If you love the idea of working on the waterfront, Casco Bay Lines might be the place for you!

Seasonal Freight Agent

This position requires an outgoing individual who will work productively under pressure and time constraints in a busy office and/or freight receiving environment.

Some of the job duties that could be required of this employee: Operate computerized ticket and freight system and perform the required cash accounting and proper record keeping; receive, prepare and coordinate freight for shipment to island destinations; operate freight equipment such as forklifts, pallet jacks and hand trucks; provide accurate information to the public regarding boat schedules, cruises, rates, policies and procedures; answer phone and email inquiries; cleaning; other tasks as assigned

Requirements for employment: Willingness to comply with federally mandated drug testing; ability to pick up work outside of scheduled shifts; knowledge of the Portland area and Casco Bay

If you’re interested, download the application here:

CBITD Employment Application

Completed applications may be returned in the following ways:


Seasonal Jobs

Casco Bay Lines accepts applications, beginning in March, for seasonal (summer) employment. Employment applications may be obtained in the following ways:

Completed applications may be returned in the following ways:


Seasonal/Substitute Deckhands

This position requires an individual who will work aboard the District’s vessels providing passenger, freight, cruise and charter service to the islands of Casco Bay. This position requires a customer service oriented individual who enjoys working with the public and co-workers.

Some of the job duties that could be required of this employee: Line handling; loading and unloading of freight; cleaning; providing for the comfort and safety of passengers; other tasks as assigned

Requirements for employment: Willingness to comply with federally mandated drug testing; over the age of 18; ability to pick up work outside of scheduled shifts; knowledge of the Portland area and Casco Bay


Casco Bay Lines is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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