Deck/Watch- Expedition Vessels (rotation) 35m-90m – Australia Based Apply Now

Are you an Australian based master 5 or master 4 looking for an ongoing rotation position?

MYS Superyacht Crew is on the search for a Australian based master 5 or master 4, holding an AMSA endorsed STCW to join this group of expedition style commercial vessels as they travel the top end and beyond

The vessels are in survey, Australian flagged and travel internationally and therefore requires the deck/watch to have a minimum of a master 5 and AMSA endorsed STCW as minimum, in addition to other qualifications which can be attained along the way

The successful candidate will be a terrific allrounder, strong with tender driving, water activities and bridge watches.

Must be able to assist with snorkelling trips and other water actives

The vessel operates its crew on rotation and will be working a rotating roster between two vessels travelling different parts of Cairns and Australia.

The work roster is distributed Thursday fortnight with an eight week snap shot of short swings

Working approximately 230 days / year ( mostly days at sea with a few days in port for turnarounds and maintenance)

The vessel also cruises internationally including parts of the Pacific and Asia

The Ideal Candidate will have or look to possess the below qualifications.

(The company offers a training agreement for crew not in possession of certain tickets)

  • First Aid & CPR
  • Master <24 endorsed or Master <35 endorsed
  • AMSA Navigational Watch Rating
  • Proficiency in Survival Craft
  • AMSA medical
  • STCW95 (CoST)
  • ASSB
  • MSIC card
  • Crowd and crisis management (2 online courses with AMC)
  • Yellow fever


  • Rosters are distributed every second Thursday with a eight week snap shot
  • Flights from Home Port to ship and back to Home port at end of swing are provided
  • If Accommodation is required in Port to meet the ship this is provided
  • Food and shared accommodation is provided on board
  • Exposure to excursions
  • Internal promotions
  • Australian flagged company
  • Discounted travel for family
  • Start– 2nd March 2020
  • Salary- Depending on COC- Master <24 – $1632  / week or Master <35 $1787/ week
  • (salaries based on day rates and are not paid off rotation)
  • If you are Australian based and looking for an opportunity for role development within a growing company please get in touch
  • Classification:   Deckhand / Bosun
  • Location:   Australia/NZ
  • Type:   Rotational