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Positions

Size

Type

Flag

Term

Location

M/F

NOTES  Glossary Available Below

Captain

84

MY

FF

Perm

S Fla

E

Experienced Captain for fast motor yacht. Active cruising schedule. Private use. Need to have experience on similar size for 3 years and familiar with care of carbon fiber boats.

Captain

76

MY

US

Perm

S.FL>Bahamas

M

Captain job available on Dec. 1st when owner takes possession of new vessel in Dec. Vessel will have 2 owners and 3 small dogs. Captain will be sole crew until summer season in NE with new crew hired on for charters. Must have housing in S. FL.

Captain

95

MY

US

Perm

S.FL>Bahamas

E

Looking for a local Captain in S. FL with own residence to run private family vessel that travels to Bahamas & Caribbean in Winter. Must have 200-ton USCG license and be able to manage vessel and communicate well with owner. Starts ASAP.

Captain or Team

66

SY

FF

Perm

NE

E

Experienced Captain with performance multihull, racing and charter experience. Looking to hire immediately. In New England for summer. Caribbean for winter. Can be team. Boat runs with 2 crew.

Captain/Engineer

110

SY

FF

Perm

NE

E

Captain with at least a 200 ton and large sail experience. Currently in N.E. Active cruising program. Must be good sailor and have good skills for maintenance and repairs as needed. Private use.


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Positions

Size

Type

Flag

Term

Location

M/F

NOTES  Glossary Available Below

Chef - Temp

0

House

US

Temp

Ga

E

Chef for family at private residence for holidays to cook for parties and family. 12/17/21 - 1/2/22 - family of 4 plus a couple of parties up to 20.

Chef - Freelance

80

MY

US

Temp/Perm

FTL>Bahamas

F

Charter Chef needed for 4-day Bahamas trip with 8 guests and 3 crew total. Leaves next week. Must be able to cook American cuisine for 6 adults and 2 kids. Job starts ASAP and you must be Covid Vaccinated. Position can become permanent if trip works.

Cook Stew

88

MY

US

Perm

Ft Laud

E

Looking for a cook stew for a boat based in Ft Lauderdale for winter and goes north for summer. Can be live aboard or not. Must have good presentation and be organized. Occasional line handling. Crew of 3.

Cook Stew

68

MY

Perm

S Fl>Carib

F

Looking for a cook stew for owners use and a captain that comes in for trips. Need to be organized and able to work on own.

Cook/Stew

88

MY

US

Perm

Ft Laud

E

Cook/Stew needed Nov 1st for permanent position on private vessel with some charter headed to Miami, Keys and Bahamas for Winter. Must cook Breakfasts and lunches. Dinners are off boat.

Cook/Stew

90

MY

US

Perm

Miami

F

Looking for a cook stew based in Miami. Not live aboard when not traveling. Family style use. Adult children. 3 crew. New boat.

Cook/Stew

65

MY

US

Perm

WPB

E

Looking for a cook/stew for boat based in WPB. Not live aboard, so must live in the area. Owner use with local trips. Getting 90' boat next year- on order.

Deck Stew

80

MY

US

Perm

Miami/NE

M

Need a full-time deck stew for family, kids and 4 dogs around Miami and Palm Beach. Owners spend Summer aboard vessel in NY and vessel stays in FL for Winter. Extra crew hired as needed. Eng skills a plus.

Deck/Stew

72

MY

US

Perm

Palm Beach

F

Deck/Stew needed for local full-time position in Palm Beach that does local trips and day charters in Summer. Must have own housing in area, previous yacht exp., can handle exterior & interior cleaning with help from Captain. Job is non-live aboard.

Deckhand

106

MY

FF

Perm

FTL>Tampa

E

Looking for a Deckhand to start immediately. Finishing a refit and then cruising S Fla, Bahamas, and Florida West coast. Will be based in Tampa area. Live aboard. Some charter

Engineer

120

MY

US

Perm

FTL

E

Looking for an engineer for a local Ft Lauderdale boat. Some mate duties, drive the tender Mostly engineering duties. Must have previous experience on similar size and a license id preferred but not necessary. Private Use. Not live aboard.

Engineer

96

SY

US

Perm

Carib>NE

M

Looking for experienced engineer for sailing vessel. Based in S Fla at the moment. Will do a month in Caribbean and then NE. Private use.

Engineer/Mate

106

MY

FF

Perm

FTL>Tampa

E

Looking for a mate engineer with good mechanical skills. Finishing a refit and then cruising S Fla, Bahamas, and Florida West coast. Will be based in Tampa area. Live aboard. Some charter

Engineer/Mate

0

Various

US

Perm

California

M

Engineer/Mate needed for land-based position working on various yachts at a boat yard near San Francisco, CA. Housing+transport provided. Must have solid engineering skills and experience with diesel and outboard engines. No license required.

Engineer/Mate

100

SY

FF

Perm

Caribbean>US N.E.

M

Eng/Mate needed for perm job on 100ft private sailing yacht. Must have hydraulic and electrical systems exp. equivalent to Y4 (even if not ticketed), be able to maintain exterior, handle lines+fenders and stand watches. Sail exp a must.

Engineer/Mate

95

MY

US

Perm

S.FL>Bahamas

E

Looking for a local an Engineer/Mate in S.FL with own residence to work on private family vessel that travels to Bahamas & Caribbean in Winter. Must have previous experience on yachts systems and can perform Mate duties on trips. Starts ASAP.

Marine Electrician

0

SY/MY

US

Perm

Dania Beach

M

Position available for a land-based job for a Marine Electrician for a commercial yacht company/marina based out of Dania Beach, FL that commissions and manages new boats, sail and power. Starts ASAP.

Marine Technician

0

SY/MY

US

Perm

Dania Beach

M

Position available for a land-based job for a Marine Technician/Engineer for a commercial yacht company/marina based out of Dania Beach, FL that handles a fleet of several types of yachts and sailing vessels. Starts ASAP.

Mate

120

MY

US

Perm

WPB>Miami

M

Mate needed for permanent position ASAP in Palm Beach to Miami on private family vessel that travels to and from Bahamas and FL regularly. Can have own housing in Miami, must drive a SF tender, have fishing skills, and get along with crew and kids.

Mate Engineer

108

MY

FF

Perm

Caribbean

Looking for experienced mate with some engineering experience. License, AEC, B1B2, Eng 1. Active charter trips. Currently in Caribbean. Start Jan 2022. Live aboard. Crew of 5.

Operations Agent

0

SY/MY

US

Perm

Dania Beach, FL

M

Position available for a land-based job for a Captain titled as an Operations Agent for a commercial yacht company/marina based out of Dania Beach, FL that handles a fleet of several types of yachts and sailing vessels. Starts ASAP.

Receptionist/Secretary

0

Land Based

US

Perm

Fort Lauderdale

F

Business owner looking for yacht Stew willing to transition to land-based position as Receptionist/Secretary for company in Fort Lauderdale at high end car dealership. Yearly salary is negotiable. Must have your own housing and transportation.

Stew - 2nd

135

MY

FF

Perm

S.FL

F

2nd Stew position on 135ft (42meter) Private/Charter vessel in South FL. Headed to Bahamas for holidays. Vessel is in Europe for 6 months and Bahamas for other 6 months a year. 2nd Stew must have previous yacht exp. and provide 5-star service.

Stew - Chief

135

MY

FF

Perm

S.FL

F

Chief Stew position on 135ft (42meter) Private/Charter vessel in South FL. Headed to Bahamas for holidays. Vessel is in Europe for 6 months and Bahamas for other 6 months a year. Chief Stew must have previous yacht exp. and provide 5-star service.

Stew/Cook

86

SF

US

Perm

Miami/NY

E

Stew/Cook to help in all duty’s interior and exterior. Beds, heads, light cooking, and casual service, rotate chamois duties, go along fishing, Housing provided Sag Harbor. Not be live aboard once in Miami. Fish exp helpful, passports and STCW needed.

Stew/Cook

100

MY

US

Perm

West Coast FL>Bahamas

F

Stew/Cook with the right personality needed for 100ft MY based on West Coast FL leaving for the Bahamas in Winter and NE in Summer with private family. Must have 1-3+ years’ experience on yachts be non-alcoholic and can follow instructions.

Stew/Deck

94

MY

US

Seasonal

BVI

F

Stew/Deck needed for seasonal to perm position aboard 94ft private US flag MY in BVIs for the holiday and winter season. Must be able to pass background & drug screening and be covid vaccinated. Must maintain interior and help where needed.

Stewardess 2nd

165

MY

FF

Perm

Ft Laud

E

2nd Stew starting immediately. Previous experience needed. Service and interior skills needed. Laundry and deck duties upon occasion. 11 crew and 6-10 guests. Cruising Caribbean and eastern US Coast. Prefer young to fit in with current crew.

Stewardess 3rd

165

MY

FF

Perm

Ft Laud

E

3rd Stew starting immediately. Service and interior skills needed. Laundry and deck duties upon occasion. 11 crew and 6-10 guests. Cruising Caribbean and eastern US Coast. Prefer young to fit in with current crew.


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Recently Placed Yacht Crew Jobs

Position

BtSize

BtType

Flag

Term

Location

Captain

118

MY

US

Perm

Jupiter

Captain or Team

88

MY

US

Perm

Miami

Captain or Team w/ stew

72

MY

US

Season

Jupiter

Captain plus Mate-2 stews

90

MY

FF

Temp

Ft Laud

Cook/Stew/Mate - Temp

85

MY

US

Temp

Destin>Tn

Deck/Mate

85

MY

US

Perm

Miami

Deck/Stew

76

MY

US

Perm

NY>FL

Deck/Stew

83

MY

FF

Temp

Miami>Keys

Deckhand

125

MY

US

Perm

WPB

Engineer x 2

82

MV

US

Perm

LA>Alaska

Mate

92

MY

US

Perm

Newport RI

Mate

90

MY

FF

Temp

Bahamas

Mate Engineer temp

94

MY

US

Temp

Miami

Mate/Stew

80

MY

US

Perm

Miami

Stew/Personal Assistant

50

SF

US

Season

NE

Stewardess

85

MY

US

Part-Time

Miami



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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
USCG United States Coast Guard certification & licensing
SilvServ Silver Service- Proper Table Setting Etiquette Training or Skills

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