2ND MATE-BOSUN ON A 51M MOTOR YACHT (CAYMAN ISLAND FLAGGED) - PRIVATE
A private 51M Motor Yacht is currently searching for a 2ND Mate/Bosun to join the crew of 13. Present crew is 1 American, 3 Australians, 3 New Zealanders, 1 Germans, 2 South African, 2 Philippine. Non visible Tattoos are accepted. Preferably with dive industry experience. Knowledge of Awlgrip paint- someone who leads by example (not a bad one!!). You will be expected to handle the tenders and work closely with the other deckhands. If you have paint and varnishing maintenance this is a big bonus. The yacht owner loves fishing so this would suit 2nd Mate/Bosun that enjoys fishing too. The yacht owner enjoys diving as well so be expected to do lots of diving. The deck department consists of:Chief Mate, 2ndmate/Bosun and three deckhands
BENEFITS:One month annual vacation after 12 months service with a return flight to “home of record”. Medical Insurance & enrolment with Med jet Assist re medical evac. After 6 months eligible for 50% (co-pay) reimbursement on personal medical insurance premium (that is for coverage when not actually working on/for the vessel: injury whilst snow-boarding on a weekend off is not covered by any yacht insurance). After one year of service crew become eligible for a non contributory retirement scheme. There is a crew contract following a letter of employment & other paperwork on joining. Familiarization training, Sexual Harassment Policy etc.
3 month probation period.
STCW 95, minimum yacht master offshore, at least 1 years experience as a Bosun or good time as deckhand/ lead deckhand. Diving an advantage but not critical, must like fishing as owner likes to fish, a trade helps. IF you hold a OOW would be a bonus. Current ENG1 Medical, tender license and some knowledge of 2x pack varnish and Awlgrip paint.
The yacht is currently in New Zealand and will be cruising Australia (Queensland) and then back to N.Z for Xmas and New Year and cruising the South Island
START DATE:immediate start
EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full time. A 3 month probation period is required.
SALARY: $4,000 - $4,500USDper month negotiable to the right person with the right experience and qualifications.