OOW/1st Officer 499gt Charter Yacht- Caribbean & Mediterranean Apply Now

Are you an experienced OOW looking to join a high-profile European charter yacht?


Do you enjoy working with a fun and active crew?


An exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced mate with an OOW to join this awesome team of 9.
The yacht will soon undertake the crossing from the US/Caribbean back to Europe for the upcoming summer season

The yacht is couple friendly (will consider with strong 2nd stewardess)

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

There is good diversity and longevity amongst the crew and owners are very personable who value crew as family


The 1st Officer must be an inspiring team player, who can work well within a small dynamic team and who can lead by example


There is also a water sports emphasis on the yacht with seadoo’s, seabobs, scuba diving, wakeboarding, water-skiing, SUP’s, fishing and snorkelling activities


The Ideal Candidate

• MCA OOW or Chief Mate
•Mate/Bosun experience on vessels 40m+
•Some charter experience is preferable

•Valid STCW, security awareness, ENG1 ect
•Drive time available for rights candidate
•B1/B2 visa or willing to obtain
•Mini ISM experience
•Organised with paper work, records and passage planning
•Strong bridge watch experience
•Can work well within a diverse team
•Diving and fishing experience would be advantageous

•Proven track record and longevity in previous positions


Start Date– Early March 2020 (join in Caribbean)


Salary– 5000 EURO – 6000 EURO / Month DOE + standard MLC entitlements

This is an exciting opportunity to join a world class dual season charter yacht

  • Classification:   Mate/Officer
  • Location:   Europe
  • Type:   Full-Time