NOTICE: Wild Dolphin Cruises are unavailable through Monday, Sept. 25 due to annual maintenance on the Bay Spirit II catamaran. The Bay Spirit II is expected to be up and running beginning Tuesday, Sept. 26. We apologize for any inconvenience.


Marine Operations Internships

Bay Spirit II Intern- Spring Term Only

Interns will get hands on training in a variety of aspects on board our 72 ft. catamaran, the Bay Spirit II. Duties will include, but are not limited to assisting crew members in completing all morning housekeeping duties, assisting in the operation of the vessel while at sea, assists in all routine maintenance o the vessel while in port, and completes any other duties as instructed by the captain of the day. Interns will work directly with the public and will be expected to maintain our amazing guest experience we provide every day. Intern may also be asked to assist in Marine Operations as the need arises. This is a great opportunity to gain valuable knowledge and experience working on a vessel as a mate and potentially shadow the captain.


  • Must be a college sophomore or higher or up to 6 months post graduate with a GPA of 2.5 or higher.
  • Strong interest in the marine industry
  • Good public speaking skills in small groups and with the public
  • Must be able to understand, communicate, and follow written and oral instruction
  • Previous on water experience preferred

Summer interns will all start Friday September 2nd.

Internship is 12 weeks in duration in which at least 1 project must be completed. A minimum of 16 hours per week is required and interns must be available at least one weekend day.


Ready to apply? Find out how on the main internship page here.

Not sure if the deadline to apply has passed? Check on our Important Dates and Deadlines page here.

All internships are non-paid.