Superyacht Jobs Blog

  1. My Top 3 Highs of Working on a Super Yacht

    by Ben Proctor · 15th April 2015

    My Top 3 Highs of Working on a Super Yacht

    Living and working on a yacht opens up some unique experiences. Here are Ben's top three highs of working on a super yacht.

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  2. Day in the Life of a Deckhand

    by Ben Proctor · 26th March 2015

    Day in the Life of a Deckhand

    The workload on a super yacht varies incredibly. During a busy period, between twelve to eighteen hour days are quite common.

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  3. First 24 Hours on a Yacht (Part 4)

    by Ben Proctor · 10th March 2015

    First 24 Hours on a Yacht (Part 4)

    The first 24 hours onboard a superyacht are a real reality shock into the world of yachting.

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  4. First 24 Hours on a Yacht (Part 3)

    by Ben Proctor · 3rd March 2015

    First 24 Hours on a Yacht (Part 3)

    Being a normal male, cleaning to an A1 standard did not come naturally, but as I was to learn quickly, this had to change.

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  5. First 24 Hours on a Yacht (Part 2)

    by Ben Proctor · 24th February 2015

    First 24 Hours on a Yacht (Part 2)

    First day onboard a superyacht - introduction to the new yacht, luxury guest areas, decks, and preparation for the first working day.

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  6. First 24 Hours on a Yacht (Part 1)

    by Ben Proctor · 17th February 2015

    First 24 Hours on a Yacht (Part 1)

    First 24 hours onboard a superyacht of a first time Deckhand. Meeting the crew, getting used to the small cabin, and hard work trying to keep the yacht clean.

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  7. What is dock walking?

    by Ben Proctor · 28th January 2015

    What is dock walking?

    Dock walking is the process of walking along a dock, going up to a yacht, speaking with the crew on-board with the aim of trying to secure any of the following; day work, permanent work or to leave them with one of your CVs.

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  8. Deciding whether to work on a yacht

    by Ben Proctor · 21st January 2015

    Deciding whether to work on a yacht

    Decisions at times can be very testing, weighing up which option to take and trying to work out where a decision may take you.

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