Permanent Chef required for 35m Private M/Y in S/E Australia (CHPL)

Date posted:
March 18, 2018
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  • Are you an experienced Superyacht Chef?
  • Looking to cruise the S/E coastline of Australia?
  • Are you eligible to work in Australia?

We are currently searching for an experienced Chef to join the crew of six on this 35m luxury motor yacht. You will need to have a mature personality and previous yacht experience.  The yacht is Private, cruising predominately around the Sydney areas with Family and friends. This is a permanent live aboard / or ashore position where the Owners use the yacht a great deal throughout the Summer months, with generally, a quieter winter program.  There could be options of Reef or Pacific Island trips next winter also.

Your duties will include provisioning and cooking for guests and crew, while also assisting with general vessel duties when not busy. The standard of food produced on board must exceed expectations in both flavour and presentation with a lot of influence in light, healthy cuisines, and an emphasis on seafood, diverse poultry, salads, veges, low carbs and Fusion.


  • STCW
  • ENG1
  • Food & Hygiene
  • Chef qualifications and strong cooking skills
  • Previous yachting experience.
  • You will need to be extremely organised, and be able to provision the freshest products locally
  • You must have the required paperwork and/or rights to work in Australia

Start date: Early December            

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience 

Upload your CV in Word format and application letter addressing all the points of eligibility on this job post. Please ensure that you have a good quality recent photo, indicate the validity date of your ENG1, your current location and availability dates and have at least 3 Referees with all contact details on your CV. Written references are good support for your application so please send these too.

MLC regulations now require us to sight your primary qualification, your photo ID and your ENG1. So please send these also

Work Experience Requirements:

All applicants must have previous experience in working on a Yacht or a Cruise Ship.

Language Requirements:

Good knowledge of the English language is required.

Certificates and Qualifications:

All applicants must hold a valid ENG1 certificate to be able to apply for this position.

A valid STCW Basic Safety Training certificate is required from all applicants. Please sign up for an STCW course and obtain the certificate if you don't have it yet.

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