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Captain/Engineer (possible couple’s position – Cook/Stew) 30-m Private M/Y in the Whitsundays (CCTM)

Work Type:
  • Are you looking for a position back home in Australia?
  • Possible couples position available!
  • Start ASAP!

Here’s a great opportunity for an experienced “Hands-On” Captain/Engineer looking for a permanent position based in the beautiful Whitsunday Islands.  There is a possibility of a couple’s job if you have a Cook/Stew partner.

As Captain/Engineer, 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. 

The yacht will be used for private cruises in the local area only, however there is a view to charter the yacht in the near future.

Qualifications and Desired Attributes:

  • Yachtmaster Ocean 200 minimum
  • Preference for local Australian/NZ residents.
  • Excellent navigational skills and experience
  • Engineering experience and qualifications preferably with MTU Engines
  • Superyacht experience in similar positions
  • Fit, energetic, healthy and willing to work all areas.
  • 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.  

Are you aware of your Seafarer rights and duties as per the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) 2006?  For information please follow this link:



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