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Boat

Size

Boat

Type

Position

Open

Flag

M/F

NOTES  Glossary Available Below

143

MY

Captain

FF

E

New Owner looking for new crew. Needs a 500 ton licensed or higher Captain for permanent position with experience in Caribbean waters, N.E. US waters and previous charter exp. Corporate vessel will charter 10 guests in New England for Summer.

60

Trawler

Captain

US

M

Owner of family boat looking for Captain for permanent job that travels to Maine in Summer and Carolinas+FL in the Winter. Captain can be team with Cook/Stew. Owner like to drive and vessel must be kept in pristine condition.

120

MY

Captain

FF

E

Busy charter vessel with 5 charters lined up for year looking for Captain for permanent/rotational job that cruises the Bahamas in Summer and Carib in Winter. Must have 2 yrs charter exp, 200-500 ton license and Marshall Flag Endorsement. Starts ASAP.

65

MY

Captain

US

E

Solo Captain needed for permanent position aboard vessel headed to CT & New England for the Summer and Winters in Palma. Must know eastern seaboard, handle vessel as solo crew for small family and must have previous experience.

60

MY

Captain

US

E

Captain needed for locally based vessel in Miami on permanent position. Must have 100 ton license, STCW, previous experience on similar size vessel and can oversee all management of vessel. Prefers Spanish speaking. Starts in June.

60

Trawler

Captain or Team

FF

E

Custom Trawler looking for Capt/Eng as single or Team to run on permanent position on vessel based in S.FL that does trips to Bahamas+Caribbean. Family vessel with owner who likes to fish. Must have previous experience, fishing skills+STCW.

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Boat
Size

Boat
Type

Position
Open

Flag

M/F

NOTES    Glossary Available Below

90

MY

Cook/Stew

US

E

Cook/Stew needed for permanent position on vessel headed to Maine for the Summer and Bermuda+Bahamas in Winter. Must be able to cook meals for family, clean interior and have STCW.

105

MY

Cook/Stew

FF

E

Cook/Stew needed for permanent position that is based in FL and Bahamas year round. Must have previous experience, STCW, can cook for 3 crew, maintain interior and make a contract commitment to the end of November bare minimum. Starts ASAP.

115

MY

Deckhand

US

E

Fulltime Deckhand needed to maintain exterior of vessel and 4 tenders for vessel locally based in South FL that will be headed to New England for the Summer. Fishing skills considered a plus but STCW mandatory. Must start ASAP.

143

MY

Deckhands

FF

E

New Owner looking for new crew. Needs Deckhand with 1 yr similar size exp. Must see to 10 corporate guests, maintain exterior, assist in other departments, interact with 6 crew and be a team player. STCW required.

128

SY

Engineer

FF

E

Engineer needed for seasonal position headed to Med from Turkey. Must have previous sailing experience, can handle engine room, pass drug test and have: STCW and AEC. Wages are paid in Euros. Must provide 6 star service while aboard.

143

MY

Engineer

FF

E

New Owner looking for new crew. Needs Engineer with 5yrs+ experience in maintaining marine engines, generators, electrical, air conditioning, chilled water systems, plumbing and all other systems. Must also oversee refits, repairs and parts.

128

SY

Mate - 1st

FF

E

Mate needed for seasonal position in Turkey headed to Med. Must have previous sailing experience, handle deck unsupervised, pass drug test and have: STCW, AEC & Yachtmaster. Wages are paid in Euros. Must provide 6 star service for owner.

76

MY

Mate - Licensed

FF

E

Experienced owner looking for experienced Mate for 6 month - 1yr contract on private vessel cruising US East Coast, Bahamas and Caribbean. Mate must be able to maintain pristine condition of vessel, handle lines+fenders and washdowns.

116

MY

Mate - Licensed/Engineer

FF

M

Captain is looking for a Licensed Mate with 100 ton + license, engineering skills and someone with fishing skills. Prefers crew with longevity for permanent position and 1 year contract aboard vessel traveling to locally around S. FL and Bahamas.

76

SF

Mate-Fishing/Engineer

US

E

Mate/Engineer needed for permanent position based in Stuart, FL that will travel Bahamas and Gulf Coast on owner fishing trips. Mate/Eng must have mechanical repair skills, can maintain exterior of vessel and has fishing experience+STCW.

143

MY

Stew - Chief

FF

E

New Owner looking for new crew. Needs Chief Stew with 2 yrs similar size experience. Must see to 10 corporate guests, maintain interior, assist in other departments, interact with 6 crew and be a team player. STCW required.

193

MY

Steward/ess - 3rd

FF

E

In need of 3rd Stew to work on vessel leaving beginning of June for North East for the Summer. Must have valid B1/B2 visa, at least 1 year experience on similar size vessel, STCW and be able to maintain interior while working well with 14 crew.

0

Estate+Boats

Team - Captain/Mate+Cook/Stew

US

B

Captain/Mate+Cook/Stew needed to over see Estate in Maine+6 wooden sailboats 30-40ft (racing & pleasure crafts) from July - August. Owners prefer small sailing+racing exp with knowledge of Maine waters. Cook/Stew must cook simple, healthy and tasty.

76

Sail Cat

Team - Captain+Chef

FF

B

Vessel located in Spain looking for Captain+Chef Team to work on position that is temp to permanent for right team. Team must have Shengan visa or are able to work in Spain and priority will be given to teams located in Europe. Starts ASAP.

60

Trawler

Team - CaptainEngineer+Cook/Stew

FF

B

Custom Trawler looking for Capt/Eng+Cook/Stew Team to run on permanent position on vessel based in S.FL that does trips to Bahamas+Caribbean. Family vessel with owner who likes to fish. Team must both have previous experience, fishing skills+STCWs.

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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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