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Boat

Size

Boat

Type

Position

Open

Flag

M/F

NOTES  Glossary Available Below

88

MY

Captain

FF

E

Captain needed for vessel in Italy being shipped to S.FL in October and running in Caribbean for the Winter. Captain must have previous experience and be non-smoker.

68

MY

Captain

US

M

Captain needed for seasonal position on vessel in Long Island Sound that will be traveling North East for the summer on family oriented boat. Begins in August. Must have some previous experience as a Captain.

52

Sail Cat

Captain

FF

M

Captain needed for sailing charter company with 52' sail catamaran that has up to 8 guests and cruises the BVIs from January to April 2018. Must have previous charter experience, sailing endorsement and can work well with owner.

85

MY

Captain

US

E

Captain needed for permanent position aboard charter vessel that operates out of FL and cruises the Caribbean through October. Must have 100 ton license and previous experience managing charter vessels.

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Boat
Size

Boat
Type

Position
Open

Flag

M/F

NOTES    Glossary Available Below

82

SF

Cook/Mate/Stew

US

F

Cook/Mate/Stew needed for permanent position aboard Sport Fish. Must be able to fish, cook catches, handle lines and help with interior and exterior of vessel. Family boat will be cruising Mexico, FL and Bahamas.

100

MY

Cook/Stew

FF

E

Owner is looking for Cook/Stew as an individual or team with Deckhand/Engineer to work on permanent position aboard vessel with up to 10 guests cruising the US West Coast. Must have previous experience, be willing to commit to job and have STCW.

90

MY

Cook/Stew

US

E

Cook/Stew needed for seasonal position on vessel in NY headed to Bermuda and the Bahamas. Must be able to cook family style meals for 2 guests+ 2 crew, maintain interior, be organized and like dogs. STCW required. Starts end of August.

85

MY

Cook/Stew

US

E

Cook/Stew needed ASAP to start 2 week trip on the Great Lakes. Must be able to provision boat, cook for 4 adults and 5 kids ages 10-15 with family style meals, have STCW and maintain interior.

105

MY

Deckhand

FF

M

Deckhand needed for permanent position on vessel at Atlantis that will be cruising the Bahamas. Must have STCW, be clean cut, able to maintain exterior of vessel and handle lines. Pay is $2,500 US per month. Starts ASAP.

100

MY

Deckhand/Engineer

FF

E

Owner is looking for Deck/Engineer as an individual or team with Cook/Stew to work on permanent position aboard vessel with up to 10 guests cruising the US West Coast. Must have previous experience, be willing to commit to job and have STCW.

120

SY

Engineer

US

E

Captain looking for Engineer to help finish refit and work as permanent crew for sailing yacht that charters in the Caribbean.

98

MY

Mate - Lic

US

E

Looking for 100 ton mate for vessel in NYC. Stays in NY year round. Runs trips on river Sept to June. In yard in Newport next month for refit for the summer. Must have STCW and some experience.

120

SY

Mate - Licensed

US

E

Captain looking for Licensed Mate to help finish refit and work as permanent crew for sailing yacht that charters in the Caribbean.

40

SV

Mate/Deck/Stew

US

F

In need of a Mate/Deck/Stew to work as sole crew of a 40' sailing yacht that is used by Owner/Op on weekends for fishing. Vessel will travel Bahamas in Winter and Nantucket in Summer. Must have STCW, ENG1 and previous experience. Starts ASAP.

73

MY

Mate/Stew/Cook

US

E

Need a Mate/Stew/Cook to work on a perm position in Tampa to maintain all of vessel, cook and assist Captain with vessel that stays docked most of the year. Owners have 2-6 guests. Must have own car and residence (non-live aboard position).

116

MY

Stew

FF

E

Captain is looking for Steward/ess with Silver Service Certificate, similar size experience and longevity to work on permanent position on vessel headed to Mexico and Costa Rica from California. STCW required.

120

SY

Stew - Chief

US

E

Captain looking for Chief Stew to work on vessel in yard finishing refit. Must be able to clean interior, provision, cook for crew, prep vessel for charter and varnish. Prefers someone with previous chartering experience.

85

MY

Stew/Deck/Cook

FF

F

Looking for a Stew/Deck/Cook to work on seasonal position in Chicago on yacht with 2 guests and 2 dogs. Must be able to maintain interior, handle lines, stand watch, know vhf and radar and be able to layout breakfast and lunches.

70

SY

Team - Captain/Engineer+Stew

FF

B

Captain/Engineer+Stew Team needed for permanent placement on private vessel in N.E. for the Summer and Med+Caribbean for the Winter. Both must have previous sailing experience and can start soon.

86

MY

Team - Captain+Chief Stew

FF

B

Vessel in England in Need of permanent Captain+Chief Stew willing to make 2-3 year commitment. Captain must have previous crossing experience+engineer skills. Vessel will be cruising Baltic and Caribbean I Winter. Starts End of August.

65

SF

Team - Captain+Cook/Stew

US

B

Captain+Cook/Stew Team needed for permanent position on vessel based up North for Summer and FL for Winter. Both must have an eye for details and be able to maintain vessel. Cook/Stew must cook family style meals. Both must be non-drinkers.

60

MY

Team - Captain+Stew/Cook

US

B

Couple needed for permanent position on vessel as Captain+Stew/Cook Team in N.E. for the Summer and FL+Bahamas in the Winter. Position is live aboard in the Summer but crew must have own accommodations in FL.

100

MY

Team - Deck/Eng+Cook/Stew

FF

B

Owner is looking for Deck/Engineer+Cook/Stew Team to work on permanent position aboard vessel with up to 10 guests cruising the US West Coast. Can be team or individuals. Must have previous experience, be willing to commit to job and have STCW.

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Yacht Crew Glossary

Size- BtSize
Vessel size is in feet
Types of Vessels- BtType (Yachts, Marine, House, etc.)
MY Motor Yacht
SV Sail Vessel
RV Research Vessel
TRL Trawler
SF Sport Fish
COML Commercial
ISLAND Island
HOUSE House
ESTATE Estate
BUS Business
Positions- filled by the job available
Capt Captain
Capt/Mate Captain & Licensed Mate Qualifications
Mate Mate- Licensed or Unlicensed
Mate/Eng Must have Mate and Engineer Skills
Eng Engineer- Licensed or Unlicensed
Chef Chef- Culinary Trained or Apprentice Trained
Cook Cook- Able to cook Family Style food for 4-6
Stew Steward/ess- Interior Cleaning + Food Service & Laundry
Deck Deckhand- Exterior Cleaning & Maintenance
Team 2 Person Team or Couple
(NOT 1 person who is a team player!)(or one person doing 2 jobs)
Flags of Vessels and Registration = Legal status of whom can be hired
US United States Flagged Vessel
FF Foreign Flagged Vessel
Standard Terms used in job descriptions
STCW95 Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping
More information can be found at http://www.stcw.org/
USCG United States Coast Guard certification & licensing
SilvServ Silver Service- Proper Table Setting Etiquette Training or Skills

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