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Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #638372
  • Chief Officer required for 45m+ private MY, a great opportunity for so...

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Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #637771
  • We are looking for a Chief Officer to join a 60m+ M/Y. Start date: ASA...

Chief Officer/1st Mate

Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #637628
  • 34m (112ft) Motor Yacht
  • Starting 15th Nov 2018
  • Mexico
  • Permanent

Chief Officer/1st Mate

Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #637492
  • We are looking for a Chief Mateto work onboard a 60m+ Private Motor Ya...

Chief Officer/1st Mate

Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #637148
  • 40m (131ft) Motor Yacht
  • Starting 30th Nov 2018
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Permanent
  • USD ($)5,000.00 Per Month

Chief Officer/1st Mate

Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #636515
  • 52m (171ft) Sailing Yacht
  • Starting 1st Dec 2018
  • Italy
  • Permanent
  • EUR (€)6,000.00 Per Month

Chief Officer/1st Mate

Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #631699
  • 41m (135ft) Motor Yacht
  • Starting 7th Nov 2018
  • Italy
  • Permanent

Chief Officer/1st Mate

Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #635852
  • 70m (230ft) Motor Yacht
  • Starting 16th Nov 2018
  • Malta
  • Seasonal
  • EUR (€)8,500.00 Per Month

Chief Officer/1st Mate

Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #635666
  • 60m (197ft) Motor Yacht
  • Starting 1st Jan 2019
  • Permanent
  • EUR (€)6,200.00 Per Month

Chief Officer/1st Mate

Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #635652
  • 41m (135ft) Motor Yacht
  • Starting 22nd Nov 2018
  • Permanent

Chief Officer/1st Mate

Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #634901
  • 50m (164ft) Sailing Yacht
  • Starting 20th Nov 2018
  • Spain
  • Seasonal
  • EUR (€)6,000.00 Per Month

Chief Officer/1st Mate

Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #634744
  • 47m (154ft) Motor Yacht
  • Starting 6th Nov 2018
  • United States
  • Permanent
  • USD ($)8,000.00 Per Month

Chief Officer/1st Mate

Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #634556
  • 52m (171ft) Sailing Yacht
  • Starting 24th Nov 2018
  • Spain
  • Permanent

Chief Officer/1st Mate

Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #634018
  • 50m (164ft) Motor Yacht
  • Starting 9th Nov 2018
  • Spain
  • Permanent

Chief Officer/1st Mate

Chief Officer/1st Mate
  • Job ID #633796
  • 35m (115ft) Motor Yacht
  • Starting 9th Nov 2018
  • Italy
  • Permanent

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Chief Officer/1st Mate

This position is sometimes known on smaller boats as First Officer or First Mate. In this position you are second in command to the captain and directly manage the deck crew.

Working in close proximity with the captain, you will assist with the navigation, passage planning. Undertake bridge watches and gain more drive time experience.

You will over see deck operations and maintenance program. Maintain records of safety inspections and crew certifications. You will also implement the safety procedures on board, carrying out various safety drills, setting watch schedules in this position you may also be the medical officer or designated security person.

Salary range

EUR 3500 to EUR 9000 Per Month

Qualifications, training and skills required
  • You will be required to hold either Chief Mate 3000gt ticket, MCA STCW Officer of the Watch or on smaller yachts the Yacht master Ocean certificates. Merchant Navy certifications are also recognised
  • Boat handling, ability to stand in for the captain when required
  • Exceptional ISM & ISPS knowledge
  • Some engineering knowledge or have a good understanding
  • Ability to work within budgets
  • Good Navigation skills
  • Knowledge of international maritime law
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of deck maintenance
  • Management and leadership skills
  • Ability to delegate and give instruction
  • Willingness to teach new skills to junior deck crew
  • Safety knowledge
  • Supervising of guest recreational activities