Are you ready to make that first step into the Bridge?  Do you still love spending time with the Deck crew and guests?  Are you excited about joining a very busy Charter program?  If so - keep reading!

Our client is seeking a Second Officer  to join their very busy, 70m Charter Yacht.  The program runs between the Mediterranean and Caribbean (following the established charter seasons) with the occasional run slightly off the beaten path.

As the Second Officer you will have a proper bridge watch, charting and navigation responsibilities and you will support the Chief Officer in the running of the Deck Team.  You will also work with the Bosun to develop work lists, training for the Deck Team, assist in keeping the team working in a happy environment and maintaining the chain of command.  The yacht is tremendously busy so you will absolutely spend time on Deck with the rest of the team (this is not an “office job”).

To be considered for the position, all candidate must:

Have a solid history of longevity on yachts.

Have the OOW 3000 (although candidates with the Chief Mate 3000 will be given special attention)

Have the SSO & GMDSS GOC

STCW Basic Training (and refresher course if you are approaching the 5 year mark)

PWC Instructor

Very strong Tender Driving experience.

ENG1 or other Medical Fit for Duty

B1/B2 if you are not a US Citizen or Green Card Holder

Yard experience is preferred but not a requirement

PSCRB is preferred but not required

Drone / Video editing is not a requirement - but if you have it, let us know.

For this you can expect:

A solid wage (we do not share wages in either direction)

5:1 Rotation

Two flights annually for repatriation

Medical Insurance

Excellent training package

Annual review with bonus potential

Solid chartering

Sea Time - dual season and this one moves

If you are interested send your interest to Job1905@preferredcrew.com

To be considered for this position, you must meet all of the requirements in the post above.  

If we have not yet had the pleasure of being introduced to you, please be aware that:

90% of our clients have yachts that are:

- Motor Yachts

- Moving (without a home base)

- Seeking Full Time Crew (not freelance or seasonal)

- Between 30 meters and 90 meters

- Require us to only consider candidates with a proven history of making commitments.

- Commercially registered (and require licenses for the Minimum Manning Document).

- Are unable to consider teams.

100% of our clients require:


- STCW Basic Training including Security

- ENG1 or other Medical Fit For Duty

- Passport that is valid and in hand.