JOB LISTING: MATE
First Mate Position Minimum Qualifications Required:
- Yachtmaster Coastal Commercially endorsed.
- STCW 95
- Power Boat Level 2
- Diesel Engine Maintenance
Applicants should hold a recent ENG1 and a CRB certificate.
Both Bessie Ellen & Irene has a vacancy for a Mate for the 2015 charter season.
The posting will run from January to September in UK Coastal waters including Scotland with the possibility of a placement extending to a winter in Canary Islands.
You must be a team player with and a positive attitude, strong work ethic and outstanding people and leadership skills. An interest into traditional vessels and rigging is important.
Crewing a tall ship is rewarding but very demanding. The applicant must be prepared to work regulation hours performing a wide variety of tasks under conditions which are sometimes physically and mentally challenging, and the work must be done with a smile on your face.
You must be willing and able to interact with passengers, as well as your shipmates, in a positive and appropriate fashion.
You will have a wide range of sailing experience on various types of vessels with a good knowledge of sailing techniques under all weather conditions both inshore and offshore.
Sail handling and navigation experience
Please apply by email along with a current C.V including references to: