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Agent

Boat

Size

Boat

Type

Position

Open

Flag

M/F

NOTES  Glossary Available Below

Sharryn

78

SV

Captain

US

M

Agile and fit Captain with sailing experience wanted for permanent position that travels Bahamas/FL in Winter and Summers in New England. Position can be an individual or team with a Stew. Starts ASAP.

Linda

80

MY

Captain

FF

M

Owner is looking for a Captain for trip to Bahamas and S.FL. Must have previous Azimut exp, know local waters and prefers Spanish speaking but not necessary. If temp position works out full time is offered.

Jack

50

MY

Captain

US

E

Trip planned for May 1st traveling the Keys, Bahamas and South FL for 18 days with 4 guests in need of Captain with knowledge of all waters for temp position. After trip vessel will be delivered to Maryland.

Sharryn

108

MY

Captain

FF

M

Captain needed for permanent local boat based out Miami that travels every month to the Bahamas for 3-7 day trips. Must speak Spanish/English, have similar size experience and know local and Bahamian waters.

Linda

Sharryn

95

MY

Captain

US

M

Owner of recently purchased yacht looking for Captain to work on permanent position on vessel that will stay in S.FL behind owner's home and travel the Bahamas and Caribbean. Position is non-live aboard. Must have previous similar size experience.

Sharryn

88

MY

Captain

US

M

Vessel with multiple owners looking for Captain 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. Captain must have similar size experience. Can be team with Stew

Jack

85

MY

Captain

US

M

Captain needed for charter fleet vessel based out of Marathon, FL for permanent position. Must have 200 ton lic, STCW and previous charter experience. In charge of schedules for charter, maintenance regiment, crew and management of all boat aspects.

Jack

65

SV

Captain

US

E

Owner of charter vessel looking for seasonal Captain to work between May 25th and Oct. 9th in Maine. Must have 50 Ton License with sail endorsement and charter experience. Will be taking up to 28 passengers out 4 times a day on 2 hour trips.

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

Linda

75

Sail Cat

Chef

FF

F

Active vessel traveling in S. Pacific looking for experienced Chef to cook for 8 guests, 2 owners and 4 crew. Must be able to cook all meals, meet dietary needs, provision, organize galley and be active. Sailing experience+STCW+1 yr contract required

Linda

90

MY

Deckhand

US

E

Deckhand needed for Summer job in New York starting end of 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.

Linda

75

Sail Cat

Engineer

FF

M

Active vessel traveling in S. Pacific looking for experienced Engineer to start end of May-Jun 1st. Will consider Team with Chef. Must sign 1 yr contract, have sailing experience, STCW, good mechanical skills and be very active.

Linda

Sharryn

95

MY

Mate

US

M

Owner of recently purchased yacht looking for Mate to work on permanent position on vessel that will stay in S.FL behind owner's home and travel the Bahamas and Caribbean. Position is non-live aboard. Must be able to maintain exterior+assist Captain.

Linda

84

MY

Mate

US

M

Family vessel in FL looking for permanent Mate able to maintain exterior, handle lines+fenders, assist Owner/Operator on watch, drive tender and see to guests. Team with Stewardess considered. Trip to N.E. starts in May.

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

88

MY

Mate/Engineer

US

E

Vessel with multiple owners looking for Mate/Eng 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 similar size experience. Start ASAP.

Linda

84

MY

Stewardess

US

F

Family vessel in FL looking for permanent Stewardess able to serve cocktails, set out continental breakfast+coffee and maintain interior while seeing to owner and wife. No cooking required. Line handling skills a plus. Team with Mate considered.

Linda

132

MY

Stewardess - 2nd

FF

F

2nd Stewardess needed for seasonal position for 3-4 months on trip headed to the Bahamas for the Summer. Must have at least 1 yr experience, be fit and health conscience, have STCW. Must work well with 6 crew & see to 7-10 guests. Starts ASAP.

Linda

70

SV

Team - Capt+Cook/Stew

US

B

Looking for a couple with minimum two years blue water exp 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, maintain interior and see to owners on trip.

Jack

72

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

75

Sail Cat

Team - Chef+Engineer

FF

B

Active vessel traveling in S. Pacific looking for experienced Chef+Engineer Team to start end of May-Jun 1st. Both must sign 1 yr contract, have sailing experience, STCW and be very active. Vessel currently in Fiji with 8 guests, 2 owners and 4 crew

Linda

0

Estate

Team - Manager+Chef

US

B

Owner of private estate looking for a couple to work on permanent position maintaining 2 properties, cars and 40' boat. Housing is provided+benefits. Manager must run boat+maintain cars and grounds. Chef must have housekeeping skills+cook.

Linda

65

SF

Team - Mate+Cook/Stew

US

B

Mate+Cook/Stew Team needed for 4 month trip to the Bahamas with owner/operator and family. Licensed Mate must clean ext, stand watch, drive and tow 29' tender, like to fish and dive. Cook/Stew must clean interior, cook & see to owners. Starts May1st.

Linda

84

MY

Team - Mate+Stewardess

US

B

Family vessel in FL looking for permanent Mate+Stew Team to maintain vessel, handle lines+fenders, assist Owner/Operator and see to guests. Individuals considered. Trip to N.E. starts in May. Both must have previous yacht experience+STCW.

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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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