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 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