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Agent

Boat

Size

Boat

Type

Position

Open

Flag

M/F

NOTES  Glossary Available Below

Jack

50

MY

Captain

US

E

Temp trip from March 30th to April 8th from Fort Lauderdale to Bahamas and Keys in need of a Captain with knowledge of all local waters. Trip will have 10 guests.

Jack

126

MY

Captain

US

M

Owner is looking for a Captain with a 200 ton license and similar size experience to run charter vessel that will be cruising S. FL and Bahamas. Must be able to oversee crew of 5 and know local waters.

Jack

86

MY

Captain

US

E

Owner/Operator of new build set to finish in 2017 looking for a Captain to work on permanent position. Vessel is a non-live aboard while in Miami but will travel to Bahamas and NE. Captain must have mechanical skills and previous experience.

Jack

65

MY

Captain

US

M

In need of a Captain to maintain yacht and travel with owner and 4 guests around S.FL and Bahamas. Must have own accommodations in or near Stuart, FL for non-live aboard position.

Linda

68

MY

Captain

US

E

Looking for a Captain in the Stuart area for family use vessel. This is a Non-live aboard position. Need experience on similar size vessels and at least a 100 ton.

Linda

58

MY/SailCat

Captain-Sail/Mate-Lic

FF

E

Looking for a Captain with 100 ton license with sail endorsement to work as Mate on 123' MY in FL and as Captain on 58' Sail Cat that is used as a tender while in the Bahamas. Vessel is non-live aboard in FL and live aboard in Bahamas. STCW req.

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Agent

Boat
Size

Boat
Type

Position
Open

Flag

M/F

NOTES    Glossary Available Below

Sharryn

0

Various

Dayworkers - Qty 5

US

E

Dayworkers needed to wash, detail and wax boats for upcoming West Palm Beach Show March 20th-26th. Must have own transportation and previous experience cleaning yachts. $15 per hour offered.

Sharryn

88

MY

Deck/Stew

US

F

Vessel with multiple owners looking for Deck/Stew for permanent position. Vessel will be traveling from Fort Lauderdale to New York for the Summer and will do day trips while in New York. Must have STCW+ENG1 and start ASAP.

Linda

40

SY

Deckhand

US

F

In need of a female Deckhand to work as sole crew of a 40' sailing yacht that is used by owner on weekends for fishing. Vessel will travel Bahamas in Winter and Nantucket in Summer. Must have STCW, ENG1 and previous experience. Starts ASAP.

Linda

90

MY

Deckhand

US

E

Deckhand needed for Summer job in New York starting mid April to mid June. Must have own housing for non-live aboard position in NY, be able to maintain cleaning of vessel, assist Captain with small projects and occasionally serve at parties.

Jack

150

MY

Engineer - 2nd

US

E

Vessel is in the yard for 3 more months locally and needs a 2nd Engineer. Must have previous experience on similar size, be able to assist chief engineer with maintenance and travel after vessel is done to Caribbean/Pacific.

Linda

212

SY

Mate - Chief/Relief Captain

FF

E

Agent of vessel is looking for Chief Mate/Relief Captain with 3000 ton MCA license for permanent position aboard vessel the will travel North East for the Summer. Must have 2-3 years previous sailing exp and regatta exp considered a plus.

Sharryn

33

MY

Mate - Licensed

US

M

Licensed Mate needed for Delivery of vessel from Ft.Lauderdale to Maryland via the Intercoastal. Trip will start May 15th and last 10 days. Captain looking to hire mid to late April. Must have previous delivery exp and license to run vessel for watch.

Sharryn

72

MY

Mate/Deck/Engineer

US

M

Looking for a permanent Mate/Deck/Engineer who can work with Owner/Operator on vessel traveling Bahamas, Caribbean and FL. Must be able to perform washdowns, handle lines, maintain engine and systems and stand watches. STCW required. Starts ASAP.

Linda

72

MY

Mate/Engineer

US

E

Need a Mate/Engineer who loves to fish to work on Yacht Fish Vessel that travels 1-2 times per month to Bahamas from Stuart. You must have own housing, have maintenance skills for Man engines, can rig baits, set lines and can work on call.

Sharryn

108

MY

Stew/Cook

FF

F

Vessel in Trinidad coming to cruise the US in need of a Stew/Cook for permanent position. Must be able to cook light meals for owner, maintain interior, handle lines and get along with crew of 3. STCW+drivers Lic required as car is provided in US.

Sharryn

400

MY

Stew-Junior/Masseuse

FF

F

Agent for vessel currently in Miami is looking for Junior Stew/Masseuse to work on permanent position with 3 month trial with rotation of 3 weeks on 1 week off. STCW required. Vessel will be traveling Mexico, Central America, Galapagos and Alaska.

Linda

70

SV

Team - Capt+Cook/Stew

US

B

Looking for a couple with minimum two years together to work on private/charter sailing vessel starting mid April for permanent position. Will be traveling from FL to New England for Summer and Caribbean for 6-8 weeks then private use.

Linda

80

MY

Team - Captain+Chef/Stew

US

B

Team as a Captain+Chef/Stew needed for vessel based in California, traveling West Coast US. Captain must have 100 ton lic+engineering skills and maintain exterior. Chef/Stew must be able to cook Kosher, maintain interior and see to owners on trip.

Jack

75

SY

Team - Captain+Cook/Stew

US

B

Captain+Cook/Stew Team needed for a permanent position on sailing yacht that charters up to 6 guests and cruises FL, Caribbean and the North East in Summer. Both must have sailing and charter experience, STCWs, proper license and be non-smokers.

Linda

0

Estate

Team - Manager+Chef

US

B

Owner of private estate looking for an established couple to work on permanent position maintaining properties, cars and 40' boat. Housing is provided+benefits. Manager must run boat+maintain cars and grounds. Chef must have housekeeping skills+cook.

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Yacht Crew Glossary

Size- BtSize
Vessel size is in feet
Types of Vessels- BtType (Yachts, Marine, House, etc.)
MY Motor Yacht
SV Sail Vessel
RV Research Vessel
TRL Trawler
SF Sport Fish
COML Commercial
ISLAND Island
HOUSE House
ESTATE Estate
BUS Business
Positions- filled by the job available
Capt Captain
Capt/Mate Captain & Licensed Mate Qualifications
Mate Mate- Licensed or Unlicensed
Mate/Eng Must have Mate and Engineer Skills
Eng Engineer- Licensed or Unlicensed
Chef Chef- Culinary Trained or Apprentice Trained
Cook Cook- Able to cook Family Style food for 4-6
Stew Steward/ess- Interior Cleaning + Food Service & Laundry
Deck Deckhand- Exterior Cleaning & Maintenance
Team 2 Person Team or Couple
(NOT 1 person who is a team player!)(or one person doing 2 jobs)
Flags of Vessels and Registration = Legal status of whom can be hired
US United States Flagged Vessel
FF Foreign Flagged Vessel
Standard Terms used in job descriptions
STCW95 Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping
More information can be found at http://www.stcw.org/
USCG United States Coast Guard certification & licensing
SilvServ Silver Service- Proper Table Setting Etiquette Training or Skills

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