Crew Pacific - Cairns Queensland Australia

SUPER YACHT TRAINING AND RECRUITMENT

2ND MATE-BOSUN ON A 51M MOTOR YACHT (CAYMAN ISLAND FLAGGED) - PRIVATE

WORK INFORMATION:

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.

QUALIFICATIONS:
 
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.

ITINERARY:  

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.