Positions

When applying for Deck Department positions onboard Superyachts you should be aware that the virtually all ranks require the appropriate approved certification and that job descriptions can have elements of other departments. 

The deck department is in charge of the safe navigation and well being of the vessel, its crew and guests at all times. As well as working on the bridge, the Deck department are required to undertake maintenance and cleaning of the external decks and hull of the yacht, tender operations for guests as well as provide safety training for all members of the crew.

Deck Department

• Captain
• Chief Officer
• 2nd Officer
• 3rd Officer
• Bosun
• Deckhand
• Carpenter

Engine Department

When applying for Engine Department positions onboard Superyachts you should be aware that all ranks require the appropriate approved certification and that job descriptions can have elements of other departments. There is a diverse certification route that can be take in the yacht industry but can limit you to only work on these vessels. These are known as Y tickets.

The engine department holds overall responsibility for the daily operations and maintenance of the engineering, electrical and mechanical divisions of the Superyacht.

• Chief Engineer
• 2nd Engineer
• 3rd Engineer
• Assistant Engineer
• Sole Engineer

Interior department

The Interior department is normally the largest department onboard a superyacht, closely mirroring an owner's boutique residence ashore. The highest standards of service and attention to detail have to be met, plus a professional and discreet personality is key. 

• Purser
• Chief Stewardess
• Steward/ess
• Executive Chef
• Sous Chef
• Chef de Partie

These ranks would normally be dual role Stewardess depending on the size of yacht.

• Hairdresser
• Beauty Therapist
• Fitness Instructor

Latest Jobs

  • Feb22

    Commis chef

    8528

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  • Feb22

    Assistant Chef

    8527

    A 3rd Chef is required to join a 100m+ private motor yacht currently in the ...

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  • Feb21

    Master

    8526

    An experienced Master is required to join a luxury cruise and motor yacht company.Previous experience as ...

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  • Feb21

    Assistant Purser

    8525

    An Assistant Purser is required to join Windstar Cruises in March.Candidates need to have previous ...

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  • Feb21

    Guest Services Manager

    8524

    A Guest Services Manager is required to join an Windstar Cruises.Candidates need to come from ...

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  • Feb21

    Sous chef

    8523

    Windstar Cruise is looking to recruit a professional Sous Chef who takes pride in their ...

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  • Feb21

    Chef de partie

    8522

    Windstar Cruises are now seeking a Chef de Partie.This exciting opportunity is available to candidates ...

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  • Feb21

    Sports Co-ordinator

    8520

    Windstar Cruises are looking for a Sports Coordinator to join their team.Position will be working ...

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  • Feb20

    Steward/ess (yacht)

    8519

    A number of Stewards are needed to join a 100M+ M/Y at the start of ...

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  • Feb20

    Environmental Officer Instructor

    8517

    We have an exciting new role for an Environmental Officer Instructor to join a Maritime Training ...

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  • Feb20

    Deckhand

    8516

    An experienced Deckhand are needed to join a 45M+ Private M/Y ASAP.The ideal candidate will have 1+ years ...

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  • Feb20

    Masseuse

    8515

    An experienced Masseuse / Beautician is needed to join a Large M/Y in April.The ideal ...

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  • Feb15

    Steward/ess (yacht)

    8511

    A Junior Stewardess is needed to join a 55M+ Private M/Y by the 24th February ...

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  • Feb15

    Galley Hand / Steward/ess

    8510

    A Seasonal Galley Hand / Stewardess is needed to join a 95M+ Motor Yacht in ...

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  • Feb15

    Second Stewardess

    8508

    An experienced 2nd Stewardess is needed to join a 95M+ Motor Yacht in April 2017.The ...

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  • Feb13

    Chef de partie

    8507

    A Chef De Partie is needed to join a 100M+ Support Vessel in March.The ideal ...

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