Deckhand (ROTATION: 3:1)- 180’ Expedition / Scientific Research MY – Australia, PNG, Indo Apply Now

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

Do you enjoy working within a large, professional deck team?

Position Snapshot

• Private & Scientific research focus

• Dive orientated expeditions (dive experience not necessary)

• Tender Driving experience

A very high profile 180’ Expedition superyacht is on the search for a Deckhand 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

The Deckhand must 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 favorably

Must be professional in approach and understand the hospitality side of working on high profile superyachts

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

Program over next 12 months could include: Perth (base) , Exmouth, Montebello, Rowley Shores, Kimberley, PNG, Indo , East Coast Australia (program is evolving but will be travelling extensively for the next 6 months)

The Ideal Candidate

• Deckhand Experience yachts or commercial

• 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 (paid in Australian dollars through system)

Start: 22nd December (joining in Darwin)

Leave: 3 month on 1 month off rotation

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

  • Classification:   Engineer
  • Location:   Australia/NZ
  • Type:   Rotational

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