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Deck/Engineer in Costa Rica


  • Start Date: 10th Nov 2019
  • Job ID #918932
  • Posted by: Captain

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Expedition yacht looking for a self motivated and quick learner Deckhand/ Assistant Engineer. One year experience in yachting minimum. Looking with someone with a technical background be it IT, computing, electrical engineering or mechanical engineering who is looking to work towards their small vessel Engineering qualification. Practical or theoretical training preferred.

The role is mostly deck while on charter/with guests, but will focus on the engineering side when off charter/no guests.

We are pacific based and are heading down the coast of Chile in the near future. Planning to head across through the pacific islands and then on to New Zealand and Australia. Fishing and diving experience a plus. Busy program and a lot of miles planned.


  • Vessel Size45m (148ft)
  • Vessel TypeExpedition Vessel
  • Charter/PrivateBoth
  • Position TypePermanent Position
  • Current LocationCosta Rica
  • Cruising ItineraryWorldwide/TBC, Patagonia/Chile
  • Yacht Built2010
  • Number of Crew10
  • Yachting Experience6 months - 1 year
  • Looking for Team/CoupleNo
  • Posted 7th Nov 2019 by Captain

Language & Visas

  • English Fluent
  • VisasB1/B2


  • Entry Level Qualifications (or equivalent) STCW 95 (STCW 2010) [Essential]
    ENG 1 (Medical - NO Limitation/Restrictions) [Essential]
    Proficiency in Security Awareness (A-VI/6) [Essential]
  • Engineering Qualifications (or Merchant, USCG & AMSA equivalent) RYA Diesel Engine Course [Essential]
    MCA Approved Engine Course (AEC I) Certificate [Essential]


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