Shore Based Deckhand for 60-m Private MY (QUIM)

Reference:
QUIM
Date posted:
May 14, 2018
Category:
Deck Jobs, Shore Based Jobs
Location:
UAE
This job advert has been checked and approved by yaCrew.
  • Do you hold Deck Rating Certificate II/4?
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  • Live-Ashore in the UAE!

We are seeking an experienced deckhand with 2+ years’ experience on Cruise/Passenger Ship or 45m+ yachts.  You will receive a monthly salary together with additional housing, medical, phone and other allowances and benefits included.

The successful candidate MUST have the following qualifications:

  • Deck rating watch keeping Certificate  (II/4)
  • SCUBA diving certified would be beneficial
  • RYA PBL2, RYA PWC(I)
  • Passenger Safety certificate
  • Valid Passport, ENG1 and Seaman’s Discharge Book
  • STCW Basic safety training certificate with Security Awareness certificate

The successful candidate will have the following attributes and experience:

  • 2+ years Deckhand experience on 45m+ Superyachts or Cruise/Passenger Ships.
  • Exterior maintenance knowledge of painting, varnishing, stripping, waxing, products etc.
  • Maintaining various water toys
  • Line handling
  • Professional appearance - No visible tattoos
  • Team player, rigorous and hardworking
  • Good references both written and verbal.
  • Confident and knowledgeable.

Salary:  Paid in local currency (approx. USD1,880 per month).  30 days leave per year.  1 return economy flight to your homeport.

Send 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.