Are you a MED1 (or Y4) interested in joining an expedition style charter yacht?

Do you enjoy a yacht with a water sports focus?

Position Snapshot

Acting as a 2nd & backup to the captain onboard and joining a fulltime crew of 6,  the sole engineer will be an exceptional team player who enjoys role variety & adventurous cruising

The vessel has recently finished an extensive year long refit where no expense was spared

Replacing the sole engineer onboard of 3 years , the vessel has been extremely well maintained and the sole engineer will continue the general preventative maintenance schedule onboard

The vessel has adventurous cruising schedules planed that may include destinations such as Kimberley, PNG , Maldives , Exmouth , Abrolhos … with Perth as home port in between trips away

The yacht caters to all the usual watersports of leisure , particularly diving & fishing

Salary: $140,000-$175,000 AUD / year.. TRP (Negotiable, DOE)

Are you an engineer interested in being based in the beautiful Whitsundays?

Are you looking for a role where you can build your engineering sea time & tickets?

The yacht will cruise the QLD coast and the South Pacific Islands (Fiji, Vanuatu) but will maintain the Whitsundays as its home base between trips.

The family is your typical down to earth Australian family who enjoy BBQ’s & game fishing

The vessel has quite a few support / chase tenders used for exploring , diving and game fishing

The owners enjoy keeping fit and active with water activities, particularly fishing.

Great crew dynamic onboard and the engineer will have plenty of opportunity to share in leisure / water activities in between duties.

The engineer will be given plenty of support by the Captain / Engineer and will also have his/her own cabin onboard

A strong sense of fun and humor is important to succeed in this role, someone who has a zest for adventure and who really enjoys working in the industry

As the vessel is only used privately no specific engineering tickets is required but someone interested in working towards their MED 1 / Y4

Open to Couples with a stewardess / cook or stewardess/deck

The engineer will also be required to back the captain up with some 1st mate style responsibilities on deck

The Ideal Candidate

Start: When Found

Salary: Between $85,000-$135,000 AUD / Year   (depending on candidates experience level)