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Bosun for 100-m+ Private M/Y – LBSM

Work Type:
  • Are you a seasoned Lead Deckhand or Bosun looking to step into a senior role on a very large yacht?
  • Do you have at least 3 years’ experience in a lead role?
  • Large yacht experience a must!


This iconic large, private motor yacht is looking for a dedicated Lead Deckhand/Bosun to join their deck team.  We are looking for someone with proven senior deck experience on large (80-m+) Superyachts who can lead a large team.  You will report directly to the Chief Officer and will be responsible for maintaining the exterior of the yacht to a very high standard as well as tender operations, deck maintenance and supplies.




  • Previous (3 years’) experience on 80-m+ Superyachts in a senior deck position
  • Excellent large tender driving skills and experience
  • Ability to manage and mentor your crew
  • Excellent knowledge of paints and products is essential
  • Experience in deck maintenance is essential
  • A great attitude and work ethic. 
  • Diving and watersports qualifications a bonus
  • Non-smoker
  • No visible tattoos




  • MCA Yacht Rating Certificate preferred
  • RYA Power Boat level 2
  • GMDSS VHF/SRC Radio Operators Certificate
  • RYA Yachtmaster Offshore or IYT Master of Yachts <200gt a bonus
  • STCW including Security awareness
  • ENG 1 Medical Certificate valid minimum 12 months
  • B1/B2 Visa or ability to obtain
  • Passport valid minimum 12 months


Salary:  USD $5000-5500 DOE per month 

Leave:  3:1  with 3 x return economy flights per year

Start Date:  October 2019. 


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Reference Number:
Deck > Lead Deckhand, Bosun
Superyacht Crew International
Contact Details:
Michelle Mitrovic