1st Mate- 38m Private MY – Perth & Kimberley Apply Now

Looking for a new opportunity on the West Coast Oz in 2023?

Do you have prior superyacht experience either in Australia or abroad?

Position Snapshot

  • Perth (Base) Kimberley (winters)
  • Master 5 or Yachtmaster (preferred)
  • Both Male & female candidates considered
  • Live Onboard or Ashore

A high profile 38m private MY based on the west coast Australia is on the search for a 1st mate to join their team in the early new year.

The yacht operates a purely private program consisting of Perth summers & winters around the Kimberley region

Managing a deck/stew the 1st mate should be able to lead by example taking full ownership of the decks , whilst still assisting the captain in both bridge watches & potential wheel time.

Interests in diving , fishing , being active, confident in and around the water

No specific ticket is required for manning but someone near or in possession of master 5 / yachtmaster would be suitable

Previous yacht experience is necessary and must be a confident tender driver

Great team environment onboard, very professional

The Ideal Candidate

  • Previous yacht experience
  • Near master 5 or yachtmaster
  • Watersports Experience
  • Good management style
  • Ties to West Coast favorable
  • Bridge watch experience
  • Good knowledge of upkeep/maintenance
  • Looking to progress skill on the wheel
  • Likes adventurous itineraries
  • Work rights for Australia

Start: January/February 2023

Salary: Discussed on application , matching to experience

  • Classification:   Mate/Officer
  • Location:   Australia/NZ
  • Type:   Full-Time