Deckhand/Diver (M or F!) for a world-travelling MY over 100m (BBBM)

Reference:
BBBM
Date:
December 28, 2017
Category:
Deck Jobs
Salary:
TBA depending on Experience
Location:
Worldwide

Octopus Deckhand – Nov 2017 BBBM
Deckhand/Diver (M or F!) for a world-travelling MY over 100m (BBBM)
Work on this amazing yacht with a phenomenal crew that explores the whole world over!
Do you have proven skills at driving jet and prop tenders?
Do you have at least 1-2 years of yachting experience?
Are you available NOW?

We are looking for candidates with 1-2 years’ experience in the yachting industry – even small boat experience is fine so long as you have a very high attention to detail, excellent work ethic and are used to busy guest/charter trips.
Ideally you will hold Yachtmaster and PADI Open Water diving ticket with experience in guest driving trips on previous boats. You will have proven organisational skills and initiative.

Qualifications and Desired Attributes:

  • Preferably 1 - 2 years’ experience within yachting industry
  • Small yacht experience is fine!
  • RYA Yachtaster desirable.
  • Demonstrable large tender driving skills + Powerboat Level 2
  • Basic Carpentry skills a bonus
  • PADI Open water ideally
  • A valid B1/B2 visa for the USA will be required prior to joining the yacht
  • PWC license would be a plus
  • Must have previous experience working with Jotun paint systems, varnishing and on deck cleaning products
  • STCW Basic Safety Training plus Security Awareness
  • Valid ENG1 (or equivalent medical certificate)
  • Male or Female candidates!

Salary: in line with industry standards according to your experience and qualifications.
Start date: ASAP!

Work Experience Requirements:

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

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.