Positions

When applying for Deck Department positions onboard Superyachts you should be aware that the virtually all ranks require the appropriate approved certification and that job descriptions can have elements of other departments. 

The deck department is in charge of the safe navigation and well being of the vessel, its crew and guests at all times. As well as working on the bridge, the Deck department are required to undertake maintenance and cleaning of the external decks and hull of the yacht, tender operations for guests as well as provide safety training for all members of the crew.

Deck Department

• Captain
• Chief Officer
• 2nd Officer
• 3rd Officer
• Bosun
• Deckhand
• Carpenter

Engine Department

When applying for Engine Department positions onboard Superyachts you should be aware that all ranks require the appropriate approved certification and that job descriptions can have elements of other departments. There is a diverse certification route that can be take in the yacht industry but can limit you to only work on these vessels. These are known as Y tickets.

The engine department holds overall responsibility for the daily operations and maintenance of the engineering, electrical and mechanical divisions of the Superyacht.

• Chief Engineer
• 2nd Engineer
• 3rd Engineer
• Assistant Engineer
• Sole Engineer

Interior department

The Interior department is normally the largest department onboard a superyacht, closely mirroring an owner's boutique residence ashore. The highest standards of service and attention to detail have to be met, plus a professional and discreet personality is key. 

• Purser
• Chief Stewardess
• Steward/ess
• Executive Chef
• Sous Chef
• Chef de Partie

These ranks would normally be dual role Stewardess depending on the size of yacht.

• Hairdresser
• Beauty Therapist
• Fitness Instructor

Latest Jobs

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    9547

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  • Jan17

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    We are looking for an Operations Manager to join a luxury lodge in New Zealand. Ideally ...

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  • Jan17

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    9541

    An experienced Chief Engineer is needed for an 85m+ private vessel. The minimum formal certification ...

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  • Jan16

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    9539

    A Beautician / Hairdresser is required to join a 100M+ Support vessel ASAP.Applicants will need a background working ...

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    9538

    A Masseuse / Stewardess is required to join a 100M+ Support vessel ASAP.Applicants will need ...

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  • Jan16

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    9537

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    9536

    A Number of Aspiring Service Stewardesses are required to join a 100M+ support vessel in ...

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  • Jan16

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    9534

    We have a fantastic opportunity for an Electrical Instructor to join a Maritime Training Centre ...

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    Engineering Instructor

    9533

    We have a fantastic opportunity for an Engineering Instructor with a focus on LNG to ...

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  • Jan15

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    9531

    A luxury cruise company are looking for a Human Resources Manager to join their team.The ...

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    9530

    A luxury cruise company are looking for a Hotel Purser to join their team.The successful ...

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    Head Waiter

    9529

    A luxury cruise company are looking to recruit a positive and professional Head Waiter.The successful ...

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  • Jan15

    3rd Engineer

    9528

    A 3rd Engineer is required to join a luxury cruise and motor yacht company!The successful ...

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