Chief Steward(ess)

February 22, 2018
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Yachting certificates : BASIC TRAINING STCW
Country : FRANCE
Assignment start : 2018-04-01
Posted on : 2018-01-22
Reply deadline : 2018-05-10

The project : A M/Y charter of 34 meters based in Cannes is looking for an excellent Chief Stew ready to start working on his boat as of Mid March 2018 - beginning of April 2018 till the end of September 2018. The boat has 8 to 10 guests and 6 crew and should navigate to Italy, Corsica or Sardinia during the summer. There will be approximately 8 weeks of Charter and 4 weeks with the owners. Please note that the contract could be extended depending on your experience on this boat. The owners of the boat are extremely nice, polite, and generous and will reward you for your good work. For instance, they are at the moment investing in new mattresses for the new crew members and they insist that the crew eats the same kind and quality of food as them. There is a nice lifestyle.

Desired profile : The ideal candidate will have at least 4 years of experience in the yachting industry, on a similar size of boat. Recommandations letters are more than welcome for this position. We are looking for someone who is dynamic, extremely autonomous, smiling, a real team player that has a positive attitude and who wishes to please his team. You have a good sense of human relations and communication. You will also have to be organized, very clean and able to deal with stressful situation nicely. The Chief Stewardess will be working with someone under her orders and will have to help in all the various tasks. You will not only be in charge of the management. She will have to be able to deal with the customers and provide for their needs and requests such as booking appointments in restaurants or beauty salons. The candidate will have to be a woman for cabin matters. Excellence is a key word for this position. A perfect fluency in english and in french is required. Having a boat driving licence is a real plus.

Level of experience : EXPERIENCED (5 TO 10 YEARS EXP.)
Salary : 4500 euros depending on your profile

Work Experience Requirements:

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

Language Requirements:

Good knowledge of the following languages is required: English, French

Certificates and Qualifications:

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.