Summer Internships

MIASF June 1, 2019 96 No Comments


As the school year ends and summer begins, it is the perfect time of year to introduce young people to the marine industry through summer internships! Coming from someone who began their career in the marine industry as an intern, I strongly believe that internships are key to recruiting the next generation of employees to… Read more »

Career Paths

MIASF January 22, 2019 191 No Comments


Happy New Year Everyone! The school year is half complete, many students are preparing for life after high school, and career paths are a hot topic in Junior and Senior classrooms. Through Salty Jobs I’ve had the opportunity to learn about our various members’ paths to their marine industry careers and am always fascinated by… Read more »

Back to School

MIASF September 28, 2018 385 No Comments


Summer is over, and school is back in full swing which means the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show is right around the corner! With the busy season approaching, many marine businesses are shifting into hiring mode which means lots of opportunity for recently graduated high school and technical college students. The trade-skills gap here in… Read more »

Looking Back at Season 1

MIASF July 2, 2018 484 No Comments


Season 1 is in the books, and we have already released the first couple of episodes for Salty Jobs Season 2! Before we get too far into Season 2, I want to take a moment to look back on Season 1, and to provide an update on some of the things we’ve been working on… Read more »


MIASF October 26, 2017 787 No Comments


Welcome to, the new website for the Salty Jobs video series! Follow me, host Sean Smith, as I work a day in the shoes of our marine industry employees, doing everything from diesel mechanic and electrical work, to yacht brokering and demonstrating a water bike (not well). Interested in working in the marine industry?… Read more »