VOLUNTEER CREW OPPORTUNITIES.

The call to serve is individual, personal and heart-felt, whether you are motivated by your Christian faith, your desire to help others, or simply a request from a friend. Volunteer Crew aboard MV Pacific Hope are critical members of our team whose service is truly appreciated and critical to our onboard operations.

As volunteers you are required to cover your living expenses while onboard. We recommend fundraising or seeking out sponsorship – two ways that have helped others in the past have successfully answer their call to serve on . For those unable to cover their personal support, please reach out to the office for more information regarding the MRG Volunteer Crew Support Fund to help with financial support. You must have health insurance that covers international travel. One (1) year commitment unless otherwise noted. Responsible for airfare to and from the ship.

Asst. Ship Purser

Volunteer Crew Position

Responsibilities will include assisting the Ship Purser with the office management onboard the ship. This person will help the Purser with various responsibilities including, but not limited to, supporting the Captain with on-board paperwork, preparation and filing of…

Ministry Coordinator

Volunteer Crew Position

Responsibilities will include working with individuals and groups coming onboard to serve on the ship, coordinating and leading Bible studies and prayer meetings for crew and volunteers, helping with any conflict resolution and spiritual well-being of those onboard…

Medical Coordinator

Volunteer Crew Position

Responsibilities will include managing the medical outreach schedule, assisting doctors and nurses, and working with local medical volunteers to organize the ship outreach initiatives. The Medical Coordinator will also serve as the liaison between the…

 Deckhand

Volunteer Crew Position

Currently looking to bring on three (3) volunteers – Responsibilities will include maintaining tenders, keeping the ship in good shape, standing navigational watches and safety watches. Must be willing and able to do heavy work. Must have…

Engineering Asst.

Volunteer Crew Position

Responsibilities will include working with ship’s Engineers in the engine room, maintaining tender‘s and standing watch. Must enjoy working with their hands.

Housekeeping

Volunteer Crew Position

Responsibilities will include coordinating daily duties with crew and volunteers to maintain the interior of the ship, motivating crew and volunteers and welcoming guests on board with welcome packages.

Worship Leader

Volunteer Crew Position

Responsibilities will include working with ship’s Engineers in the engine room, maintaining tender‘s and standing watch. Must enjoy working with their hands.

Chef

Volunteer Crew Position

Responsibilities will include serving as lead cook onboard and coordinating volunteers to help in the galley with cooking and cleaning duties. This could be the most important position on the ship. Good food puts a smile on the faces of all volunteers…

Plumber

Volunteer Crew Position

Long and Short Term available – work with maintenance and engineering department to maintain plumbing systems – responsibilities include the maintenance of washrooms; water supply, use and drainage systems in the galley and other areas…

Multimedia Coord.

Volunteer Crew Position

You will be working with our onshore Marketing & Communications team, as well as volunteers and crew onboard, to capture video or photos of outreach and programs. You will need your own equipment. Experience with editing and composino….