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Captain in Australia


  • Start Date: 12th Feb 2018
  • Job ID #500888
  • Posted by: Superyacht Crew International

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Are you a Captain familiar with Sydney waterways? Hold at minimum a Master 4? Experienced driving vessels 20m+?

Our client has a 24m+ motoryacht needing an experienced Captain to join this family yacht based in Sydney. The vessel runs with a crew of 3, so the Captain must be a team player and help where needed. Vessel may travel up to North Queensland for Winter

We are looking for a capable, honest person who has great organisational and administration skills, good marine knowledge and experience travelling through Sydney waterways on overnight trips.

This position is live ashore however, you are required to stay onboard when the vessel undertakes overnight or extended trips. You must have your own accommodation in Sydney as this is not provided. The vessel mainly has guest trips over the weekend and weekday cruises so Captain must be flexible and be prepared to be on standby daily for trips.

The successful candidate will have the following Qualifications/Training:

Relevant Australian Captain qualifications (Master 4 minimum) + experience driving similar sized vessels; Engineering qualification highly regarded

Desired Attributes:

Mature and professional; Positive and happy personality; Experienced with cruising Sydney Harbour; Engineering knowledge; Eligible to live and work in Australia

Must have own accommodation in Sydney as not required to live onboard unless travelling

Start date: As soon as the right candidate is found

Salary: Depending on experience. You will need to be legal to work in Australia, ie Aust. or NZ passport or permanent residency for Australia


  • Vessel Size26m (85ft)
  • Vessel TypeMotor Yacht
  • Charter/PrivatePrivate
  • Position TypePermanent Position
  • Current LocationAustralia
  • Cruising ItineraryLocal Area
  • HomeportAustralia
  • Yachting Experience2 - 5 years
  • Looking for Team/CoupleNo
  • Posted 12th Feb 2018 by Agency

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  • English Fluent


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