1st Mate – 47m Private MY – Indonesia, Malaysia Apply Now

Are you a first mate that holds a minimum of a yachtmaster offshore? 

Are you interested in a fulltime officer’s role on your own tropical island in Indonesia?


Position Snapshot

– July/August Start

– $5000 US / month, 42 days leave, and two return flights

-Based in Indonesia


A high profile 47m private MY is currently looking for a fulltime 1st Mate to join their yacht in Indonesia

The yacht is run with an experienced crew of 9 and maintains a permanent base on a remote island off Jakarta

The yacht will often have guests on board for one or two days on the weekend, occasionally do longer trips to Lombok and Komodo.

Yard times either in Singapore or Langkawi , Malaysia

the 1st Mate should be fine with remote island living and a relatively low use program

The crew will have use of facilities on the island and large swimming pool, as well as the local islands to explore when no guests are onboard, lots of BBQ & volley ball games

Terrific opportunity for a 1st mate wanting more of an island lifestyle role

Will consider candidates worldwide


The Ideal Candidate


  • 1st Mate experience on vessels 35m+
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a senior role
  • Superyacht experience essential
  • Yachtmaster (minimum) OOW / modules preferred.
  • Can effectively manage a small deck team
  • Comfortable with remote island living
  • Valid STCW , minimum 6 months on passport


Salary- $5000 US / month, 42 days leave, and two return flights


Start-July / August

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