Superyacht Jobs Blog

  1. The Professional Yachting Association decided to launch a groundbreaking initiative to show the ropes of the yachting career to enthusiastic students so that they can hit the ground running at entry-level jobs afloat and also to encourage young people to enter the sector.

    Read full story ... PYA Explores the Idea of Work Placement on Yachts

  2. International Certificate of Competence (ICC)

    by YPI Crew · 20th May 2015

    International Certificate of Competence (ICC)

    International Certificate of Competence (ICC) is proof of competence for pleasure craft operations abroad. Find out why an ICC is necessary for you.

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  3. 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.

    Read full story ... My Top 3 Highs of Working on a Super Yacht

  4. 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.

    Read full story ... Day in the Life of a Deckhand

  5. 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.

    Read full story ... First 24 Hours on a Yacht (Part 4)

  6. 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.

    Read full story ... First 24 Hours on a Yacht (Part 3)

  7. 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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  8. 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.

    Read full story ... First 24 Hours on a Yacht (Part 1)