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

Engineer

11206

US Engineer wanted for a 50M yacht.  Private yacht so no specific tickets necessary but ...

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Feb22

Head chef

11205

40 m private yacht looking for a high end chef. Based on the yacht but ...

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Feb22

ETO

11204

An ETO is required to join a luxury cruise company.The successful candidate will be fully ...

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Feb22

Steward/ess (yacht)

11203

We are looking for a Service Stewardess to join a 100m+ Private Motor Yacht.Start Date: ...

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Feb22

Deckhand

11202

We are looking for a Deckhand to join a 90m+ Private Motor Yacht.Start Date: Early MarchCandidates ...

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Feb21

Sous chef

11201

Viking are looking for a Female Sous/Crew Chef to join a 70m+ Private Motor Yacht that is currently based ...

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Feb21

4th Engineer

11200

We are looking for a 4th Engineer (x2) to work onboard a 100m+ Private Motor ...

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Feb20

Food and Beverage Manager

11199

A Food and Beverage Manager is required to join a luxury cruise company.The ideal candidate ...

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Feb20

Shop Manager

11198

A Shop Manager is required to join a luxury cruise company.The successful candidate will be ...

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Feb19

Assistant Shop Manager

11197

A cruise company currently have an opening for a Assistant Shop Manager.Candidate must have previous ...

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Feb19

3rd Engineer

11196

A 3rd Engineer is required to join a small luxury cruise company!The successful candidate will ...

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Feb19

Chief Steward/ess (Yacht)

11195

We are looking for a Chief Stewardess to work onboard a 100m+ Private Motor Yacht.Start ...

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Feb19

Deckhand

11194

We are looking for a Senior Deckhand to join a 90m+ Private Motor Yacht.Start Date: ...

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Feb18

2nd Engineer

11193

We are looking for a 2nd Engineer to join an 80m+ private vessel. The vessel ...

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Feb18

Deckhand

11192

We are looking for a Deckhand to join a 80m+ Private Motor Yacht.Start Date: ASAP (Caribbean) ...

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Feb18

Spa Therapist

11191

We are looking for a Spa Tech/Housekeeper to join a Dual Season 100m+ New Build.Start Date: ...

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