YOUNG BROTHERS | Your Neighbor Island Partner

Employment Opportunities

A Career at Young Brothers, Limited

Looking for career opportunities with a dynamic, fast-paced company that can result in long-term employment while serving the various communities in Hawaii? If you are, then consider a position with Young Brothers, Ltd. (YB) – on the forefront of the marine freight transportation business. We offer competitive salaries, benefits and future growth opportunities for both shoreside and seagoing careers. At YB, our employees are our most important resource and one of the pillars that help to support a strong foundation on which our company is built. We achieve this through seeking people who are team players, professional, motivated and committed to winning and meeting the needs of our customers and our communities. To find out more about current positions available, please check the listings we have below.

Please Note: We do not accept paper applications or resumes for open positions, nor do we hold applications or resumes for future openings. All applications must be submitted online and by the recruitment deadline.

HONOLULU - Second Mate
Seeking team players with abilities to pilot/navigate our vessels in both harbor and offshore waters. Successful candidates must demonstrate good and proven judgment in operating tugs and in handling vessel equipment/machinery. Ability to communicate with...
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HONOLULU - Engineer
Seeking individual to independently oversee & maintain proper and safe operation of vessel propulsion equipment and other machinery. Required are a US Coast Guard engineer’s license such as Designated Duty Engineer or Merchant Mariner’s Document with...
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HONOLULU - Class 2 Operator
Seeking team player who has the proven ability to operate our harbor tugs independently in a ship/barge assist capacity. Duties include the supervision of crew work assignments and general maintenance on vessel and vessel equipment. Successful candidate...
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KAWAIHAE, BIG ISLAND - Part Time Utility Stevedore II
Seeking an individual with the ability to work independently. Successful candidate is customer service focused and team oriented. Responsible for the staging of cargo while loading and unloading barges in assisting machine operators. Individual must possess...
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Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action

Young Brothers is committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons in all aspects of employment. This policy includes but is not limited to job offers, hiring decisions, promotions, transfers, resignations, terminations and discharges. Our goal is to provide a place of employment free from sexual or racial discrimination or retaliation from reporting such acts in our company.

We continue to recruit, hire, train and promote individuals in all jobs without regard to race, ancestral origin, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, marital status, arrest and court record, sexual orientation, disability, military service or other grounds protected under applicable state and federal laws. We endeavor to treat everyone in a manner that reflects dignity and respect for all individuals.

Affirmative action is taken to employ and advance in employment minorities, women, qualified individuals with disabilities, special disabled veterans and veterans of the Vietnam Era.

To express an interest in an open position in the company you must meet the requirements of the job and complete the employment questions found at the links noted above. We select the most qualified and best-suited candidate who applies and meets the company's need. The company retains the right to determine, at its sole discretion, which candidate best meets the position's needs.