Hy-Line Cruises provides high speed ferry services to/from Hyannis and the islands of Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard seven days a week. Hy-Line Cruises also has harbor and canal tours, and two fishing vessels. Security Officers are responsible for providing security and protection of passengers, company employees and its properties in a courteous and professional manner. Positions available in Hyannis and on Nantucket. The Security Officer reports to the Director and Shift Supervisor
Shifts may include days, evenings, weekends, and holidays. Work is primarily outside in a marine environment regulated by USCG, TSA, and Homeland Security.
Patrol property to protect company employees, property damage and/or thefts, fire, unauthorized entry, and other associated offenses
Respond to all emergency calls and provide any assistance to include first aid, scene security, preliminary investigation, contacting local, state and federal authorities who may have jurisdiction to the incident
Conduct searches of baggage and persons consistent with the Code of Federal Regulations
Maintain order and discipline of all passengers entering and exiting the transportation facility as well as boarding lines to the vessels
Secure firearms and ammunition of licensed passengers and prepare any associated documentation.
Communicate with supervisors to ensure all essential information is received timely.
Prepare daily logbook entries for all unusual occurrences
Possess a valid Massachusetts driver’s license.
A valid Massachusetts License to Carry (L.T.C.) permit is preferred, but not required.
Obtain a Transportation Workers Identification Credential (T.W.I.C.) card.
Hyannis Harbor Tours, Inc. was founded in 1962 by Richard and Robert Scudder along with E. Raymond Taylor. The Scudder brothers, both graduates of Massachusetts Maritime Academy, shared the captaining chores while Mr. Taylor ran the gas station. Hyannis Harbor Tours was born when the Prudence began offering narrated harbor cruises. From its beginning in 1962 with one boat and three employees, Hyannis Harbor Tours, Inc. d/b/a Hy-Line Cruises runs 8 vessels and has grown to about 350 employees with 165 of those being year-round employees.