Job Name:
Deckhand (Summer Temp - Andersen Company Boat)

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Location: , MN
Andersen Corporation
Posting City: Bayport, MN
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Description & Requirements


POSITION TITLE: Glengarry Deckhand

Pay Grade: 3C

Job Location: Bayport



At Andersen, we pride ourselves on our core values of Excellence, Integrity, Innovation, Partnership and being a leader in Corporate Citizenship. Headquartered in Bayport, Minn., Andersen Corporation is the largest window and door manufacturer in North America. Newsweek recognized Andersen as one of “2023 America’s Greatest Workplaces.”

We’re focused on bringing more light into people’s lives by helping them create healthier, happier spaces to build memories and do what they love. This applies to our team, too. Andersen embraces our nine Employee Resource Networks to celebrate our differences and to champion diversity. We are named as a Forbes “Best Employer for Diversity 2022.”

Earning the 2023 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year—Sustained Excellence Award, Andersen is also committed to environmental health and sustainability. No matter your role, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference at Andersen.



Andersen is looking for a responsible, respectful, and extroverted individual with excellent customer service skills to serve as a deckhand for summer boat trips on Andersen’s historic Glengarry boat. The position is responsible for ensuring guests of the Glengarry have a safe and enjoyable experience on excursions down the St. Croix River.  The deckhand will provide a second set of eyes to the boat captain while on the river and should have a basic understanding of boating and boating safety. This is a part-time position and will be scheduled based on cruise reservations.  Shifts will be approximately 2 ½ hours in length,  and may occur in the afternoon or early evening from late spring through September.

  • Ensure the safety of passengers and crew members.
  • Stand watch and look for other boats and dangerous obstructions in the water, as well as navigational aids like buoys or markers.
  • Handle lines and assist with anchoring the boat. 
  • Operate and maintain onboard equipment in case of an emergency. 
  • Help steer the vessel and monitor water depth if captain is unable.
  • Help unload and load cargo as needed.
  • Assist guests with questions pertaining to the Glengarry history and local area. 
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Completed and current, or willingness to obtain CPR and First Aid Certification
  • Positive attitude 
  • Decisive decision-making skills
  • Customer first mindset
  • Must be able to regularly lift and / move up to 50 pounds
  • Specific vision abilities require excellent distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception
  • Must be able to stand for length of cruise, balance, kneel, crouch, and climb stairs frequently
  • Ability to swim 


Andersen is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, disability, marital status, national origin, citizenship, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Posting City:
Bayport, MN