Dockwalk - The Essential Site For Captains And Crew - Careers - A CAPTAIN/ENGINEER REQUIRED FOR A 80FT MOTOR YACHT (PRIVATE AND CHARTER)


  • Position: Captain/ Engineer 
  • Location: Not specified 
  • Salary: Not Specified 
  • Employment Type: Permanent 
  • Posted on: Sep 8th 17 
  • Start Date: Early October 2017 
  • Apply by: Oct 27th 17 

Job Description

WORKINFORMATION: An 80ft Charter motor yacht is currently searching for aCaptain/engineer the candidate will need to be between the ages of Mid 20's toLate 40's. The owners like to entertain andlove good food, love to dive and have kids on board which can be quiteenergetic but well disciplined. The vessel is a Charter boat which caters tothe high end Melbourne tourism, corporate and private 3-4 hour chartermarket.  The Captain/Engineer needs to have white boat (super yachtfinesse) and who can hit the ground running. The Captain/Engineer will need tohave a strong back ground in engineering, maintenance, diving, fishing andwater sports. Good customer service and like entertaining people. The yachtwill be chartering so will need to have a good eye to detail at all times, notafraid to get in there and clean the yacht as well.  When there are nocharters on you will be expected to maintain the yacht to a very high standard.He or she must be prepared to undertake all tasks on vessel: cleaning,operating and maintenance. Must have a strong eye to detail at all times andstrong organisational skills . Preference to have some form of scuba diveticket. Must have some white boat charter experience. Must be a goodcommunicator both with clients and his/her back of house team. Must haveexperience on yachts this size or similar.

Marti80 launched 1998 Glass over Mahogany approx 65 tons with 2 MAN 1050hp engines.4 ensuite cabins plus 1 twin bunk crew cabin. Totally refitted in 2011 incontemporary executive style. Currently best commercial vessel in Melbourne andoperating in the top end corporate market namely either 3 or 4 hour charters.Candidates needs to be located in Melbourne.

ITINERARY:Melbourne, Portsea

CAPTAINSQUALIFICATIONS: Minimum Qualification – Master 5 & MED 2 but must havea strong charter background on similar size yachts.
START DATE Early October 2017


SALARY:  CAPTAIN’S SALARY: Package: AUD$80k plus 10% forsingle hand  (includes Super).