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COUPLE WANTED! Captain/Engineer + Cook/Stewardess for 30-m private M/Y in Sydney (CMMM)

Australia / NZ
Work Type:
  • Sydney based!
  • Utilise your AMSA qualifications!
  • Live Aboard or Live Ashore!

Here’s a great opportunity for an experienced “Hands-On” Captain/Engineer together with a Cook/Stew looking for a permanent position maintaining this beautiful classic “gentlemen’s” motor yacht.

As Captain/Manager you will be responsible for all aspects of the yacht including the engine room and deck maintenance, therefore appropriate engineering qualifications and proven experience will be required. As a couple, the Cook/Stewardess will be responsible for maintaining the interior and providing the family with a variety of lovely, fresh, homely meals.

The yacht is currently based in Sydney however will travel the East Coast (WHitsundays) and possibly the South Pacific.  Live aboard/Live Ashore available.

Qualifications and Desired Attributes:

  • Master Class 4 / MED2 (minimum) and proven experience on similar sized yachts.
  • Must have long-term work permission for Australia:  ie, Permanent resident status or Australian or NZ passport
  • Excellent navigational skills and experience
  • Engineering experience preferably with Caterpillar main engines
  • Superyacht experience in similar positions
  • Fit, energetic, healthy and willing to work all areas.
  • High level of product and equipment  knowledge
  • Well-groomed personal presentation
  • Positive and happy personality, well-spoken
  • Current STCW Basic Safety Training certificates
  • Valid ENG1 (or equivalent) Seafarers Medical fitness certificate  

Salary & Conditions:   Australian working conditions, salary package will be negotiated depending on experience.


Start: ASAP

Send your CV in Word format to  Please ensure that you have a good quality recent photo, indicate the validity date of your ENG1, your current location and availability dates and have at least 3 Referees with all contact details on your CV. Written references are good support for your application so please send these too.

MLC regulations now require us to sight your primary qualification, your photo ID and your ENG1.  So please send these also.  

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Reference Number:
Deck > Captain, Engineer, Deckhand, Cook, Stewardess
Superyacht Crew International
Contact Details:
Michelle Mitrovic