It is not easy to get onto Super Yachts and the requirements are a lot more strict and specific than to those on Cruise Ships. Here is a list of non-negotiable requirements as well as added skills that will make getting a Super Yacht Job that much easier…

Must have’s:

  • English First Language
  • Swimming ability
  • Money for courses, plane tickets and accommodation while looking for a job
  • Very physically fit and well groomed
  • Valid Passport


Added Skills that will be beneficial (Any of these will help you in getting work on a Super Yacht):

  • EU Passport
  • Speaking another language (French, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian)
  • Water sports (Diving, snorkeling, Jet Ski, Water skiing, Surfing, Kite Surfing, etc)
  • Carpentry
  • Qualified Chef
  • Beautician
  • Hairdresser
  • Modeling
  • Sailing / skippers license
  • Yoga/Pilates/Gym instructor
  • Hospitality experience (5* Hotel/Restuarant)
  • Electrical/ Marine engineering
  • Private Security / helicopter training