Many yacht job seekers and employers are trying to avoid the recruiting agents and meet directly in the social media websites like Facebook, Linked In and Twitter.
Looks like the yachting industry is changing some of the old fashion rules in the recruiting process and if you aware of this it will be very beneficial in your job search.
Did you know that you have less than 20 seconds to impress the employer with your CV before it goes to the garbage?
139 days ago
In yacht industry, everything is changing rapidly. Nevertheless, the most important issue is still to be in the right place at the right time. In many cases, when the captain is looking for crew, you need to start immediately. It can mean "tomorrow" or even "this afternoon.” If the captain calls you for an interview, be prepared for what you will be asked to start work immediately. If you are going to think too long, you may miss the opportunity.
333 days ago
Every captain or owner of a yacht wants to get the best out of the labor market for the new season. A lot specialized crewing companies, which are well aware of their responsibilities, are also trying to do their best selecting the majority of all crews wanted annually in the world of yachting. Moreover, it isn’t an easy task at all. Each candidate, regardless of his or her profession and position on board, must have the relevant skills and qualifications. The laws of maritime law determine the rules, security measures needed and the seaman’s ethics. That maritime law (written and unwritten) is awfully very important, especially for novices, despite it have to be applied to all who wants to cross seas and oceans as a professional sailor or other member of the crew personnel.
335 days ago
Every person, especially in his green years, felt a kind of a strong desire to get acquainted with more and more subjects from the surrounding environment. Such individual does not stop experimenting, absorbing new interesting visions, trying different activities and… travel. Perhaps, the burning desire to travel, to visit picturesque or famous historical places is a rooted dream in each of us.
340 days ago
You are looking for a job, which you can only dream of? Want to visit the most exotic and remote corners of our planet as a member of the crew of super-yachts? Dreaming of traveling, meeting new people and other life? You count on high earnings? If yes, then you've come to the right place!
Moreover, if you are young and energetic the profession of yacht stewardess is the right answer to all those questions.
433 days ago
Adastra is a 42.5m power trimaran which was conceived for a couple (anto and elaine marden) for long range cruising.
1342 days ago