Chief Engineer 42m Charter/Private MY- Europe & Caribbean (couple friendly) Apply Now

Are you an experienced Y3 engineer looking to join a dual season charter yacht?

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  • Chief Engineer Position (Y3 requirement)
  • Couple Friendly (will consider teams with a 2nd Stewardess)
  • Join Mid to Late April 2020 in Italy (will get handover)
  • Salary 7500-9000 EURO / Month DOE (no rotation)

A high profile 42m charter yacht is on the search for an experienced Chief engineer to join their team.

The yacht is run to the highest standard and operates some high-end charters each year amongst private trips with the owner and family.

The yacht will soon undertake the crossing from the US/Caribbean back to Europe for the upcoming summer season (dockwise)

After cruising the Western Med the yacht will undergo a 5-6 month refit / yard time for its 5 year periodic Lloyds survey, mostly undertaken in either Palma or Barcelona


The yacht does have its sights on cruising through the Pacific in the coming years including time in Galapagos Islands, Fiji, New Zealand and Australian regions, possibly around the Americas Cup time or after

The chief engineer will have a strong 2nd engineer for support

There is good diversity and longevity amongst the crew, with an excellent young and active crew dynamic onboard

Essential that the engineer will be looking to contribute to a positive team environment onboard

During the yard periods the chief engineer will work closely with the build manager and will essentially project manage the work needed together

The yacht is couple friendly and would consider strong engineer candidates who are coupled with an experienced 2nd stewardess

The Ideal Applicant

•          Y3 or equivalent

•          STCW , ENG 1 , Security Awareness

•          Sound technical knowledge, some AV/IT skills

•          Will be looking to develop a good longstanding relationship with the yacht

•          Fun loving who enjoys travel and being active outside of yacht life

•          Experience with Cat engines and Kohler Gens

•          Good project management skills

•          Strong preventative maintenance skills

•          Good troubleshooting aptitude

Start Date– Mid to Late April 2020

Salary- 7500-9000 Euro / month Depending on Experience + standard MLC benefits/leave (45 days) entitlements, Medical & flights

  • Classification:   Engineer
  • Location:   Europe
  • Type:   Full-Time