Are you a master 4 captain interested in being based in the Whitsundays?

Do you have previous superyacht experience?

 

Position Snapshot

A seasoned superyacht owner is on the search for an experienced captain / engineer to join their program.

The vessel is DCV / Australian flagged and will be taking charters mostly in the Whitsundays to Cairns region.

The yacht operates with a permanent / fulltime crew of 4 and is also couple friendly.

The yacht has plans to be Whitsundays based for the next 12 month , and maintains a long term berth. 2025 may include some top end remote Kimberley cruising but returning to their home port in the Whitsundays after.

The vessel is run with a fulltime

-Deckhand/Mate

-Cook/Stewardess

-Junior Stewardess

The ideal captain will hold an Australian master 4 or higher, MED 2 , have prior yacht experience and some experience along the east coast of Australia.

Must have good engineering knowledge and be an effective crew manager

Start: When Available

Salary: $150,000-$180,000 AUD / year DOE

 

Do you value working for an exceptional yacht owner?

 

Are you interested in pursuing a role that offers commercial drive time?

 

Position Snapshot

 

A unique opportunity has become available for an experienced superyacht professional looking to progress their career in Australia.

Joining a fulltime crew of 7 the 1st Officer/ relief captain must be ready to lead on deck by example while also acting as a backup to the captain onboard.

The vessel will be in AMSA survey (DCV) by the middle of the year and therefore the 1st Officer / relief captain must have a minimum of a master 5 by this time, to meet the manning requirements.

 

Master 5 in hand, moving towards master 4 would be preferential

 

The yacht is only one vessel within a larger fleet,  with plenty of opportunity to progress for the right candidate.

The yacht will use Sydney as its base, with trips away to Gold Coast, Whitsundays & as far as Fiji in the winters.

The 1st Officer / Relief Captain will manage an experienced deckhand and other crew, must be comfortable behind the wheel of various chase tenders and be willing to step-up in the captain’s absence to handle boat business / maneuvering.

 

Captain will mentor the right 1st Officer into the relief captain duties

 

The Ideal Candidate

Start: When Found

 

Salary: $110,000-$125,000 AUD / Year + Super+ Bonus DOE

 

Will also consider candidates worldwide looking to return to Australia / NZ region