Are you an Australia or New Zealand deckhand interested in joining an expedition yacht currently cruising PNG?

Are you available for a 2-month contract (ending in Australia)

Position Snapshot

• Private & Scientific research focus

• Dive orientated expeditions (dive experience not necessary)

• Mid-March to Mid-May (+/-)

$350 AUD / day

A very high profile 180’ Expedition superyacht is on the search for a Temp Deckhand to join their unique program & team for a guest trip in PNG

The vessel is used for a mixture of private owner trips and scientific research.

Past science trips include: deep trench dives in the Indian Ocean & Ocean bed discovery missions in PNG

The Deckhand must be competent on deck, can drive tenders, preferably have hands on experience with maintenance

Previous Superyacht experience is NOT necessary but time in other ‘hands on’ expedition style programs will be looked on favorably

Must be professional in approach and understand the hospitality side of working on high profile superyachts

Lots of action in his role for the right candidate and not your usual push the chamois yacht

The Ideal Candidate

• Deckhand Experience yachts or commercial

• Tender Driving Experience

• Interested in Ocean Conservation

• Looking for off the beaten track exploration

• Can work within a strong deck team

• Can work within an ISM framework

• Hands on, maintenance skills

• Work rights for Australia


Salary: $350 AUD / day

Contract: Mid-March to Mid-May

Will only consider crew in OZ/ NZ region

This is an exciting opportunity to join a standout crew and owner for not your usual superyacht program

Are you an experienced stewardess interested in joining an expedition style charter yacht?

Do you enjoy working within a fun and professional team environment?


A high profile 113’ expedition motor yacht is currently on the search for an enthusiastic Stewardess to join their active program

Run with the a crew of 6 , the yacht will largely travel the West Coast of WA including the remote Kimberley regions, Coral Coast , Rottnest Island , Perth & PNG

 The yacht has a strong focus on water sports, including diving and fishing with guests and owners also enjoying fitness, yoga and personal training.

Stewardesses with an interested in either Yoga or personal training will be highly considered, (not essential)

Ideally the chief stewardess will start in either Gold Coast or Perth to work closely with the owner and refit interior designers to ensure the interior is set up appropriately, purchasing interior provisions before guest cruising.

Candidates should be interested in largely being based on an expedition superyacht in Western Australia with allot of remote cruising time in the Winter months and some oversea travel

2nd stewardess for support when on charter  

The successful candidate will have the following attributes: An eye for detail, self-motivated, mature, conscientious, and have the ability to work unsupervised. The candidate must also have at least two season’s service experience on a similar sized yacht, valid STCW, Food Hygiene Certificate and ENG1 Medical Certificate (or equivalent).

The Ideal Candidate

Chief, Sole or 2nd stew experience on Superyachts or similar

STCW & Seafarer medical

Preferably some charter experience

Happy to travel off the beaten track

Skilled in both service and housekeeping

Full work Rights for Australia/NZ

Good leadership skills

Looking to work within a professional program

Can manage own accounts

Work well with shore based DPO/ owners rep & PA

Start DateFlexible Start, Immediate or early March

Salary: $95,000 inc super per annum DOE, monthly/mobile ph allowance , + Flight allowance, insurance,  + 6 weeks annual, Normal Statutory sick leave + other leave entitlements

Live Aboard: Yes