1st Mate – 42m Private MY – Sydney (base) Whitsundays, South Pacific Islands Apply Now

Are you a Bosun or 1st Mate looking for a professional program with a home base?

Do you hold a yachtmaster (equivalent) or higher?

Position Snapshot

  • €4700 – €5000 / Month DOE
  • Yachtmaster / Master 5 minimum
  • Superyacht experience essential

A high profile, classic (recent build) Feadship is on the search for a 1st mate to join their professional program

The yacht maintains a permanent base in Sydney for 8-9 months / year but travels out to the South Pacific Islands or Whitsundays

Foreign flagged the yacht is open to candidates with AMSA or MCA certification and is only used within a private capacity.

The vessel has a fun and professional crew who have done their time on superyachts overseas.

The 1st Mate will manage a deckhand (by example) while also acting as a good back up to the captain, assisting with navigation, bridge watches & yachts administration

The owners operate a big budget and the vessel is run appropriately always operating to a very high standard

The Ideal Candidate

  • Bosun or Mate Experience on Superyachts
  • Yachtmaster / Master 5 minimum
  • High level of professionalism
  • Navigation experience
  • Good tender driving skills
  • Knowledge of yacht maintenance and products  
  • Australian / NZ work rights
  • Will offer a firm / long term commitment

Living Conditions: Onboard or Ashore (open to both)

Salary: €4700 – €5000 / Month DOE + 38 days leave + annual Flights + Full Medical

Start: 15th February 2023 (with handover)

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

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