Are you a Y3 engineer (or equivalent) interested in joining a new program out of Hong Kong?

Position Snapshot

A lovely 40m Private MY (with new owner) is on the lookout for an experienced chief engineer to join their new program

The vessel will largely be based out of Hong Kong with cruises around Asia & Australasia regions

The vessel offers healthy life balance from time ashore to time at sea


•             Basic engineering, including outboard motors

•             Diesel knowledge

•             General refrigeration and AC

•             Basic plumbing

•             Basic electrical and electronics

•             Troubleshooting

Required Certificates:

•             STCW

•             ENG1

•             Y3 Chief Engineer

•             MCA Approved Engineering Course

Salary: USD 9,000 (approx. HKD 71,000)

Experience: min. 2-5 years

Benefit: 38 days annual leave, medical insurance, repatriation flight

*Engine Makers: Caterpillar

Are you an experienced Y3 engineer looking to work within a great program?

Position Snapshot

• Chief Engineer Position (Y3 requirement)

• Salary 8000- 9000 EURO / Month + Tips. DOE (no rotation)

A high profile 42m charter yacht is on the search for an experienced Chief engineer to join their team.

The yacht is run to the highest standard and operates some high-end charters each year amongst private trips with the owner and family.

Joining in Antigua in March the chief engineer will have time to get acquainted with the yacht before undertaking some guest trips in the Caribbean

Yard times are often completed in Spain

Vessel will cruise the Caribbean for tail end of winter, before crossing back to Europe in May / June

The chief engineer will have a strong 2nd engineer for support

There is good diversity amongst the crew, with an active crew dynamic onboard.

Terrific Australian captain in place and lovely Australian owner

Essential that the engineer will be looking to contribute to a positive team environment onboard

During any extended yard periods the chief engineer will work closely with the build manager and will essentially project manage the work needed together

The Ideal Applicant

• Y3 or equivalent

• STCW , ENG 1 , Security Awareness

• Sound technical knowledge, some AV/IT skills

• Will be looking to develop a good longstanding relationship with the yacht

• Fun loving who enjoys travel and being active outside of yacht life

• Experience with Cat engines and Kohler Gens

• Good project management skills

• Strong preventative maintenance skills

• Good troubleshooting aptitude

Start Date– March 2023

Salary–8000-9000 Euro / month + Tips, DOE + standard MLC benefits/leave (45 days) entitlements, Medical & flights + potential additional down time