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Sole Engineer in United States Position Filled


  • Start Date: 15th Nov 2020
  • Job ID #1195909
  • Posted by: Captain

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Hello We are looking for a Relief Engineer for private yacht from Nov 15th to Jan 15th, 2021 The Yacht is a 40m large volume expedition style yacht with the interior by Donald Starkey The yacht is not chartered, it is a private yacht with moderate use by the owner to date. Onboard each crew member helps each other if needed, we try to keep it interesting instead of the same job every day!! We currently operate the boat with 7 crew, and it is team environment, there are no job titles. • Capt. (35 years’ experience) American • Engineer (30 years’ experience) British • lead Deck (6 years’ experience) South Africa (female) • Deckhand ( 1 years’ experience) South African • 2nd deckhand( 1 years’ experience) South African • Chief Stewardess (2 years’ experience) New Zealand • 2nd stew (6 months experience) American The crew sleeping arrangements, we have four large (for a 40m) crew cabins that are set with bunks. Two have their own heads and showers in them, the two forward cabins do not have their own in suite heads. The engineer will have his own stateroom except when a chef comes aboard with the boss. We are looking for QUALITY crew, this owner requires a high level of crew standards. The owner is American and a well-known yachting family with a history of owning multiple yachts up to 120m. You must have current B1/B2 for the US if you are not an American. We are looking for the relief engineer If you are interested in being considered for this position, I would like to get your feedback on the following questions: 1. What are your strongest attributes? 2. What would you like to be taught to feel more comfortable onboard a yacht 3. are you familiar with Caterpillar and Northern Light Gens 4. what is the longest you have worked with an owner/guest or charterer onboard? 5. what is the longest stretch you have completed with no days off? 6. what certifications do you carry 7. What is your favorite onboard job and your least favorite job? 8. How are your sea legs? 9. What was something you did wrong onboard and how did you deal with it? 10. what is your favorite meal 11. Are you vegan or anything else? 12. What are you looking for regarding a salary. 13. Where are you currently located? Isn't yachting fun!!


  • Vessel Size40m (131ft)
  • Vessel TypeMotor Yacht
  • Charter/PrivatePrivate
  • Position TypeTemporary
  • Current LocationUnited States
  • Cruising ItineraryNorth Atlantic Ocean
  • Number of Crew7
  • Yachting Experience2 - 5 years
  • Looking for Team/CoupleNo
  • Posted 7th Nov 2020 by Captain

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