Are you an experienced Deckhand looking for a seasonal summer contract?

Are you interested in being employed on attractive day rates for all of summer?

Position Snapshot:

MYS is on the search for 2 X seasonal deckhands to work a summer contract on a private 40m MY.

The vessel will employ the deckhands on attractive day rates for the summer , so every extra day worked will be paid and will also take into account increased rates for public holidays

The deckhands should have good experience with docking, driving tenders and plenty of watersports skills from Jet skis to inflatables and basic fishing

The seasonal deckhands can live on board for the duration of the contract.

The yacht will be based around QLD for the next 1-2 months before coming to Sydney for December & January.

Opportunity to trial immediately with some day work if located in the Goldy / Brisbane region.

This vessel will only consider candidates that could join from Australia and will be looking for a fulltime commitment over summer


Are you an experienced deckhand looking to advance your career in Australia?


Do have solid tender driving experience and able to take direction?


A high profile 44m private superyacht is on the search for an experienced deckhand to join their team of 10

The yacht operates a diverse program spending time in summer in Sydney and Pittwater. Over Winter there is the possibility the yacht may venture further afield travelling to the Great Barrier reef or South Pacific islands

There is an extremely high standard aboard this yacht and the deckhand must be clean cut and presentable at all times.

There is an excellent crew dynamic on board and candidates that can contribute to a happy, positive and professional work environment will be highly regarded.

While the position will involve the usual deckhand duties, the deckhand will also be mentored and trained in more senior responsibilities including bridge watches, anchoring, navigation, seamanship, crane operations, drills and big boat handling.

This is a terrific opportunity to advance your career and training, gaining experience that will catapult you into a senior deck or bosun position


The successful candidate will have…..


This is a live ashore role and candidates must have their own accommodation here in Sydney

The yacht operates two deckhands who share the duties, working under an experienced Bosun and Chief officer

Itinerary: Sydney, Pittwater and potential East Coast or Pacific Cruising (in winter periods)


Salary: Above Australian industry standard and negotiable to secure the right candidate


Start: flexible, can trial immediately for the right candidate


This is an excellent opportunity to advance your deck career while also maintaining a shore-based existence.

The yacht will also consider solid candidates currently overseas


Are you a lead deckhand ready to step into a management role?

Are you able to lead a team of 3 deckhands across both maintenance and deck operations?

Position Snapshot


The yacht is used for strictly private use and will mostly be utilized within the Sydney Harbour region, although trips further afield are not completely off the table

The position would suit a lead deckhand with a few years experience looking to step into a senior role, working on further tickets , on the path to an officer on a larger yacht

The working week is typically 5 days / week with 2 days off

Good long-standing crew in place and the Bosun will be given a thorough handover

The Bosun will work under the guidance of a very experienced 1st Officer who has been with the vessel for several years + 2 X rotational Captains

The vessel operates a chase tender and the Bosun must have solid driving skills

The vessel rarely stays at anchor and trips are often short day excursions or in dock functions

Unbelievably down to earth owners who are an absolute pleasure to work for

Crew can live on or off the yacht and will consider candidates in all locations permitting they have the necessary work rights for Australia

Working days are usually 8am-3:30pm when in dock


The Ideal Candidate

Start: Flexible, when found

Salary: Depending on Experience (paid in AUD)

Are you looking for a worldwide travelling Expedition Superyacht?

Are you available for an immediate start & located in Australia?

Positions Available:

42 days annual leave + flights

The vessel is currently undertaking a world tour and has recently arrived into Australia.

Itinerary is TBC but likely to travel into Indonesia for next leg of journey

The vessel is very low usage , terrific fun/adventurous team environment onboard, lots of opportunity to explore locations the vessel visits , swim with dolphins whilst underway or give the jet skis a blast when no guests onboard.

The owner flys in/out in various locations , which can be at short notice

The vessel is open to couples and cabins are shared

Candidates must be able to join locally from Australia and all positions are urgent

May consider short term/temp contracts if unable to secure permanent crew in time for next guest trip

Are you a Deckhand interested in joining an exciting new charter program?

Are you looking to gain commercial sea time, both deck & engineering?

Position Snapshot

An excellent opportunity has become available for a deckhand to join a brand new 31m new build that has recently arrived into Australia.

The deck/mate will look after the entire deck function, from wash downs to water toys, supporting the captain with bridge, docking & anchoring

The deckhand will also gain allot of exposure to the engineering onboard and open to morphing role into a deck/2nd engineer position if so inclined.

The yacht will undertake selective charters in and around Sydney Harbour over the summer period and will look to travel to the beautiful Whitsundays in the colder months.

Superyacht experience would be preferable but will consider candidates with strong tourism boat background, who can drive a small tender and has sound knowledge of boat detailing products

Accommodation can be provided onboard if needed, or as the vessel maintains a Sydney base 9 months of the year the deck/mate can also live off the yacht. (preferable)

The yacht has secured a long-term berth in the heart of the city , with cafes , restaurants & gyms all within walking distance

The vessel is open to candidates worldwide , permitting they can organise themselves to join locally from Australia / NZ region

The Ideal Candidate

Start: When found (flexible)

Salary: $80,000 / Year DOE




Are you a deckhand with good tender driving skills?

Do you have prior superyacht experience and enjoy working with a relaxed / fun team?

Position Snapshot

A high profile 38m private MY is after a lead deckhand that can take the combo as either lead deck/tender captain or lead deck/fisherman for the duration of their Whitsundays season & beyond, with lead deck/tender captain as priority

The owner is very keen on fishing (both line & spear) and would be open to the deckhand accompanying him on excursions from the yacht (optional) however someone with good tender driving skills would be the priority for this position.

The yacht operates a 10m chase yacht that is either driven or towed behind that the lead deckhand would inherit control of.

While the ideal candidate would be fulltime the vessel maybe open to seasonal 4 month contract

Great team environment onboard, the deckhand would enjoy the fun crew dynamic

The Ideal Candidate

Start: Now

Rate: $6500 AUD / month DOE


Are you looking for a role with amazing variety?

Are you seeking training on deck and looking to upskill?

Position Snapshot

An amazing opportunity has become available for an enthusiastic junior stew looking to build their skills on deck.

Working across a fleet of small private yachts (ranging from 10m to 38m)  the junior deck/stew will work in conjunction with the captain to keep the vessel in immaculate condition , inside & out.

The deck/stew will also accompany the 25m private yacht out on weekend / day trips for private trips within Sydney harbour & Pittwater regions.

The deck/stew will also learn to drive the 10m chase/ support tender (large Inflatable) which acts to transfer guests from the dock to the 38m yacht.

The position would suit an enthusiastic junior looking to get trained up in both the interior & exterior on a variety of different sized vessels,  learn important deck skills like anchoring , docking, exterior maintenance & tender driving.

The crew are extremely active and thoroughly enjoy outdoor leisure pursuits like surfing, kitesurfing and diving.

The junior will work alongside experienced crew with European superyacht experience, learning from the best in the business.

The Ideal Candidate

Start: ASAP ( can trial with daywork)

Salary: Good annual salary, based on experience + Super

Are you a deckhand looking to broaden your horizons overseas?

Are you interested in joining a new build with a relaxed focus?



A recently built 32m private MY is on the search for a deckhand to join their vessel in Noumea.

The owners uses the yacht intermittently flying in/out every few weeks/months to use the vessel.

The owners are a relaxed married couple (no kids) who enjoy low key cruising, jet skis and snorkeling adventures.

The deckhand will have their own double cabin and will be expected to offer a firm commitment to the yachts cruising program

The yacht will spend the next month in the South Pacific Islands before heading to NZ for a potential yard period, after which the yacht will head to the Gold Coast.

Open to junior level deckhands looking for their breakout role on superyachts or experienced deckhands with Coxswain or mater 5

The Ideal Candidate


Start: ASAP

Salary: Depending on Experience + incremental increases