Deckhand 65m

Date posted:
May 22, 2020
Deck Jobs
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We are seeking a Deckhand for a highly professional, dual season, private/charter yacht. They will not be chartering for the rest of the year; however they have plans to charter in 2021. The vessel will cruise the west coast of America.

This is a temporary contract for 1 month but it has the potential to turn permanent for the right candidate. Candidates must hold their B1/B2 visa and be located in Florida. Candidates will have at least 1 season experience on 50m+ yachts. Proven longevity is important. Candidates will ideally hold a Yachtmaster or Yacht Rating.

Deckhands onboard this vessel, will be involved in all aspects of the deck work and will have the training required to drive the tenders onboard. You will be expected to work to very high standards in a very professional, mature working environment. We are looking for someone who has a positive attitude and proactive work ethic.

Lovely owners who respect their crew and use the vessel a lot. Excellent longevity within the crew so you would be joining a tight-knit team. Mature crew who enjoy being active and social.

The package on offer is 3500 USD and if it turns permanent the leave is 5:1 rotation.

Start in 1-2 weeks

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.