Nor’Banks Sailing and Watersports in The Outer Banks, NC is looking for captains!

Nor’Banks Sailing and Watersports in The Outer Banks, NC is looking for captains!

We offer:


* Top pay for highly qualified candidates

* Your own apartment minutes from the beach!

* Expanding opportunities with a growing company

* A great team and support staff

* A fun and positive work environment!


We are currently looking for great captains to operate our tubing, wakeboarding and waterskiing boat as well as a back-up captain for our parasail boat. Experience is preferred, but we will train the right candidate!


We have several other positions available on the water and in the reservation and retail center on site. See the descriptions below for captain positions or apply and view other positions available at


Tubing, Wakeboarding and Waterskiing Boat Captain


We are looking for captains with a at a USCG OUPV (six-pack) license or higher to run our tubing, wakeboarding and waterskiing boats. Captains take private groups of up to six passengers on 1-3 hour watersports excursions, teach wakeboarding and waterskiing and pull a 3-4 person tube.


This is a seasonal position from May through September with potential for excellent tips and professional advancement. Starting pay is $15 per hour with potential for over $300 per day in gratuity on a busy day.


Candidates must be friendly, fun and outgoing as this job requires constant customer interaction. Experience with wakeboarding and waterskiing is ideal. We will train candidates familiar with these activities to teach beginner lessons.


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Parasail Captain


Nor’Banks is looking for a USCG Certified Master parasail captain for the 2021 season and beyond to assist captain Sean McShea.  This full-time position will include part-time hours as a parasail captain and part time shuttling as well as fun and lucrative shifts captaining our tubing boats.


Candidates must be polite, professional and above all, be able to operate at the highest standard of safety while providing excellent customer service. We strictly adhere to WSIA guidelines and ASTM standards.


Our captains have a high degree of autonomy and the responsibility that goes with it. As such, candidates should be excellent problem solvers and capable of helping to maintain our vessel, a 2011 Ocean Pro 31, which has just been completely redone in the winter of 2020/2021! 


For the right captain this position will offer exceptional pay and room for growth within the company.


Traveling and working with a significant other or spouse? You’ll have your own apartment and there are several other great job opportunities at Nor’Banks!


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