Are you a chef interested in a 3–4-month contract?

Do you have an easy going / upbeat nature?

Position Snapshot

A professional 37m private SY is on the search for a seasonal chef to join their team.

The Yacht is scheduled to depart the dock at the beginning of August, make her way up the East coast of Australia, then onto Darwin, and across to Bali, with some cruising in the region in Indonesia, and ending up in Singapore

The owners are American, very nice, and like to be involved in the sailing / schedule

The chef should be easy-going in nature, friendly active crew member and thoroughly enjoys adventure.

Diverse culinary repertoire and can largely cook their strengths, cooking for both crew & guests

Open to chefs worldwide / all nationalities but chefs in the Southern Hemisphere highly considered.

The Ideal Candidate

Start: Late July

Finish: October/November (pending date reaching Singapore)

Salary:  From > $5000 US / Month DOE (can go up on experience)


Are you a senior stewardess looking for a unique, low use,  lifestyle role?

Are you interested in living on your own tropical island in Indonesia?

A high profile 46m private MY is currently looking for a mature Lead stewardess to join their yacht in Indonesia on a permanent contract.

The yacht is run with an experienced crew of 9 and maintains a permanent base on a remote island group , north of Jakarta

The Lead stewardess will work alongside a multinational crew (Australians, UK & Asian) working in conjunction with another Australian stewardess in both service and housekeeping.

The yacht will occasionally have guests on board for one or two days on the weekend, occasionally do longer trips to Lombok and Komodo.

Yard times either in Singapore or Langkawi , Malaysia

As the yacht spends allot of time located in a remote island of Indo, the stewardess should be fine with remote island living.

The stewardess is put up in a ocean front villa when not cruising

The crew will have use of facilities on the island and large swimming pool, as well as the local islands to explore when no guests are onboard, lots of BBQ & volley ball games.

As the program is low use, it could suit a senior stewardess looking for a low intensity role, with opportunity to study online in the evenings or escape for the odd weekend in other exotic locations

The right candidate needs to be comfortable in an isolated location, and capable, to come up with solutions.

A stewardess who likes to be active on the water outside of working hours would be perfect.

Prefer candidates currently within region, Australia/ NZ / Asia

STCW , hospitality background & 2-3 years superyacht experience

Salary- $4000-$4250 US/ Month + 2 X Flights / year, + 42 days annual leave + medical

Start- When Found (flexible)


Tired of doing the Milk Run ?

Hats off to the crew at Motor Yacht Glaze for this amazing shot of taking Superyachts to new & exciting destinations around Australia

The Kimberley’s is a growing Superyacht destination in Australia, offering spectacular cruising grounds and untouched anchorages without anyone else in sight.

The picture above speaks a thousand words and signifies the rewards that await for owners wanting to venture further than North Head in Sydney harbour.

Remote locations do offer their own challenges though, including fuel range, provisions, parts, owner transfers &  local knowledge, but the benefits are obvious

Major Yacht Services will continue to assist Superyachts wishing to make the journey to remote locations and ensure seamless, stress free cruising for both the crew & owners alike.