Deck/Diver- 180’ Expedition / Scientific Research MY – Western Australia, PNG, Indo Apply Now

Are you an Australia or New Zealand dive master or dive instructor interested in joining an expedition yacht with a unique focus?

Do you like working for personable owners who have a good track record with crew retention?

Position Snapshot

  • Private & Scientific research focus
  • Heavy Diving focus
  • Dive Master or Instructor

A very high profile 180’ Expedition superyacht is on the search for a Deckhand/Diver to join their unique program & team

The vessel is used for a mixture of private owner trips and scientific research.

Past science trips include: deep trench dives in the Indian Ocean & Ocean bed discovery missions in PNG

As there is a dive focus on the yacht the Deck/Diver or the 2nd officer will have the option of heading up their ‘private’ Dive Program if holding Instructor COC or similar

The Deck/Diver must also be competent on deck, can drive tenders , preferably have hands on experience with maintenance

Previous Superyacht experience is NOT necessary but time in other ‘hands on’ expedition style programs will be looked on favourably or time as a dive Instructor in good schools or resorts

Lots of action in his role for the right candidate and not your usual push the chamois yacht

Program will include: Perth (base) , Exmouth, Montebello, Rowley Shores, Kimberley, PNG, Indo , Beyond?

The Ideal Candidate

  • Divemaster or Instructor
  • Tender Driving Experience
  • Interested in Ocean Conservation
  • Looking for off the beaten track exploration
  • Can work within a strong deck team
  • Can work within an ISM framework
  • Hands on, maintenance skills
  • Work rights for Australia
  • STCW

Salary: Excellent Package

Start: July

Leave: 6 weeks + days in Lieu accrued for weekends

This is an exciting opportunity to join a standout crew and owner for not your usual superyacht program

  • Classification:   Deckhand / Bosun
  • Location:   Australia/NZ
  • Type:   Full-Time

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