Private 40m sloop SY currently in Turkey, undergoing a major refit. Will be launched in April 2018 but candidate with AEC and YM Ocean is needed immediately. Looking for an enthusiastic, young, fit and strong male First Mate with engineering skills with more than 2 years experience in sailing yachts over 24m. There is an engineer on board . YM Sail and Power (both needed). Valid ENG1 and STCW required. He will be responsible for tender operations and maintenance. ARPA, ECDIS and PDSD are an advantage. Candidate will be the only one on deck therefore needs to have good maintenance and product knowledge and be a hard worker. Should be a hands on mate. Strong sailing experience. Experience in captive winches, heavy loads, hydraulic retractile anchor systems and big rigging. Appropriate big sailboat (over 24m) experience and watch keeping. At least 2/3 years' previous experience in a similar role and size yacht. Non-smoker, clean living, sorber habits. with no food peculiarities. Looking for an outgoing, mature, fit and active candidate who leads healthy lifestyle and who is serious about his career and progressing in the industry. 4.000 Euros per month. 6 months seasonal contract: April to October 2018 1 day off per week. Shared cabin once cruising so therefore only open to males. All certificates will be verified and originals are requested when joining the yacht Accommodation provided in shared apartment until launching.