Fishers Island Ferry District

Staff Position

The Board of Commissioners of the Fishers Island Ferry District is requesting applicants for a part-time or full-time permanent Freight/Ticket Agent position at the Fishers Island terminal. Full-time position includes health, dental, and other benefits.

The following are the requirements of the position:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Accurately receive and verify freight shipments
  • Maintain inventory of freight received and delivered
  • Repetitive lifting of up to 50 pounds
  • Ability and/or certification to operate forklift and vehicles
  • Ability to use math and learn freight tracking and bookkeeping software
  • Intermediate computer skills
  • Sell tickets and reservations

Position is primarily based on Fishers Island. The Ferry District operates seven days per week and 14 hours per day. Weekend work may be required. Forty hours per week for full-time position.

Interested parties should send a letter of interest or a preliminary application to:

Fishers Island Ferry District
Attn. FI Freight Position
P.O. Box 607
Fishers Island, New York 06390

Preliminary Applications can be obtained at either terminal or by download here:

Please direct any questions to the Ferry District business office at 631-788-7463 x201.