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Captain/Engineer opportunity for private 30-m+ Motoryacht in Australia - CESM

Work Type:
  • Are you an experienced AMSA qualified Captain looking for a new position?
  • Do you hold Master <500gt?
  • Amazing, long term opportunity close to home on the East Coast and beyond!


This highly anticipated, family motoryacht arriving in Australia in the coming months is seeking a Captain/Engineer to join the vessel in September 2020.    


Initially the vessel will be based in the owner’s hometown of Melbourne and will slowly head north up the east coast to the Whitsundays. Long term plans will include the Kimberley region and possibly New Zealand and the South Pacific.


Loyalty, longevity and responsibility are just some of the qualities we are looking for in addition to strong seamanship and an in-depth knowledge of the sailing areas.


Qualifications and qualities we are seeking include:


  • Australian residency and/or appropriate working visas; (mandatory)
  • AMSA qualified Master <500Gt (Minimum);
  • Engineering qualifications and hands on experience in all aspects of engineering; (preferred)
  • Caterpillar Diesel experience an advantage;
  • Previous Superyacht experience in a similar role; (required)
  • Strong and seamanship skills and experience;
  • Effective people management skills; (mandatory)
  • Strong engineering and technical experience; (preferred)
  • STCW 95/2010 including Security Awareness;
  • Loyalty to owner and the yacht;
  • Valid ENG1 medical;
  • Valid Passport;
  • True non-smoker;
  • No visible tattoos (preferred)


START DATE                         November 2020

SALARY/PACKAGE               Captain: AUD salary paid depending on experience, please indicate your



LOCATION                            East Coast Australia and beyond in 2021-2022

Send your CV in Word format and application letter addressing all the points of eligibility on this job post. 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 STCW BST, your photo ID and your ENG1. These must also be uploaded with your CV. Are you aware of your Seafarer rights and duties as per the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) 2006? We will provide information if required. 


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