CHEF 35M – JOBS APP #1707

CHEF 35M - JOBS APP #1707 POSITION: Need a CHEF for 35M private, foreign flagged program. Looking for a male or female chef who wants adventure! Itinerary includes Costa Rica, Panama, Galapagos, and South Pacific in 2021. Very few dislikes on board when it comes to cuisine preference. Owners want organic, fresh, in-season, nothing farmed. Love meat and fish. Prefer grilled [...]

ENGINEER 40M – JOBS APP #1706

ENGINEER 40M - JOBS APP #1706 POSITION: Need an ENGINEER for a 40M private/charter, foreign flag vessel. Although a more experienced engineer is preferred, MEOL is a minimum requirement. Vessel is an older Westship. Ideally, candidates would have 1-2 years experience, Westships experience/older MTU engines, and Northern Lights generators. Atlas systems would be a big plus! Log keeping and planned maintenance [...]

JR DECKHAND 49M – JOBS APP #1705

JR DECKHAND 49M - JOBS APP #1705 POSITION: Need a JR DECKHAND for a 49M private/charter, foreign flag vessel. Divemaster license is preferred! Must to be local to Asia and able to speak clear English. Malaysia/Thailand cruising knowledge is a plus. Vessel is on Dockwise and due to arrive into Singapore first week in August. Owners are from that region. Boat [...]

JR STEW 49M – JOBS APP #1704

JR STEW 49M - JOBS APP#1704 POSITION: Need a JR STEW for a 49M private/charter, foreign flag vessel. Must be local to Asia and able to speak clear English. Malaysia/Thailand cruising knowledge is a plus. Vessel is on Dockwise and due to arrive into Singapore first week in August. Owners are from that region. Boat will do 10 days in the [...]

CHEF 49M – JOBS APP #1703

CHEF 49M - JOBS APP #1703 POSITION: Need a CHEF for a 49M private/charter, foreign flag vessel. Chef needs to be very familiar with regional cuisine of Thailand/Malaysia for private use. For charter, chef must also be ready to prepare international cuisine for guests. Owner enjoys food, so this position is taken seriously. Program will be based in Malaysia at Langkawi [...]

CHIEF OFFICER 49M – JOBS APP #1702

CHIEF OFFICER 49M - JOBS APP #1702 POSITION: Need a CHIEF OFFICER for a 49M private/charter, foreign flag vessel. Must hold Yachtmaster Offshore (or equivalent) license and have charter experience - DIVEMASTER license is a plus as owners are heavy into diving. Malaysia/Thailand cruising knowledge is also a plus. Vessel is on Dockwise and due to arrive into Singapore first week [...]

200T CAPTAIN 30M – JOBS APP #1701

200T CAPTAIN 30M - JOBS APP #1701 POSITION: Need a 200T CAPTAIN for a 30M private/charter, foreign flag vessel. Boat is a tri-deck Benetti. Looking for someone with longevity and charter experience. Boat closes THURSDAY in Fort Lauderdale then in a few weeks headed to the Chesapeake Bay to start the summer. Great owner to work for with multiple vessels in [...]

US TEMP CHIEF STEW 36M – JOBS APP #1700

US TEMP CHIEF STEW 36M - JOBS APP #1700 POSITION: Need a US TEMP CHIEF STEW for a 36M private/charter, US flagged vessel. Boat is in the Bahamas, based in Nassau for owner trip and possible charter.  Start is July 13th in Nassau and they will need someone till the end of July, possibly longer if they get a charter. Boat [...]

COOK/STEW 35M – JOBS APP #1697

COOK/STEW 35M - JOBS APP #1697 POSITION: Need a COOK/STEW for a 35M private, foreign flag vessel. Focus is on healthy, fresh cuisine. Basic breakfast, surf/turf, light lunches. Daily interior upkeep and guest service is also required. 4 cabins, 3 crew. Must be very organized, have clean galley habits, able to provision, and good with kids. Charter and lines/fender experience is [...]

TEMP SOLO STEW 30M – JOBS APP #1696

TEMP SOLO STEW 30M - JOBS APP #1696 POSITION: Need a TEMP SOLO STEW for a 30M private, foreign flag vessel. Needs to have 2 years experience, be a team player and want to work. The boat needs someone July-September. There will be a few boss trips in the Bahamas in August. No cooking needed, there is a chef on board. [...]

TEMP CHEF/STEW 35M – JOBS APP #1698

TEMP CHEF/STEW 35M - JOBS APP #1698 POSITION: Need a TEMP US CHEF/STEW for 35M private, US flagged program. Contract would start early July to Mid August - approx 6 week trip to the Bahamas. Owners provision the boat. They expect continental breakfasts, light lunches, and dinners that consist of a protein and two vegetable type sides. 4-10 guests will be [...]

CHEF/STEW 24M – JOBS APP #1699

CHEF/STEW 24M - JOBS APP #1699 POSITION: Need a CHEF/STEW for a 24M private, foreign flag program. The boat is a classic Feadship. Culinary training or extended galley experience is preferred. Owners do not have specific cuisuine preferences, but do eat strictly organic. The program cares predominantly about chef experience more than stew experience/skills. The captain will train on how the [...]

SERVICE STEW 66M – JOBS APP #1695

SERVICE STEW 66M - JOBS APP #1695 POSITION: Need a SERVICE STEW for private 66M, foreign flag. Must at least a year of service experience on a similar size vessel. On charter, service stew will be on service and off charter will be rotating through all departments.  Great owners and crew dynamic! Plan is to sail up the East Coast of [...]

JUNIOR/YOGA STEW 66M – JOBS APP #1694

JUNIOR/YOGA STEW 66M - JOBS APP #1694 POSITION: Need a JUNIOR/YOGA STEW for private 66M, foreign flag. Must have 200Hr and experience teacher training. Ideally 6 months experience on a similar size vessel. You will be required to do yoga classes with the owners and their guests most mornings.  Great owners and crew dynamic! Currently, the boat is in West Palm [...]

EXPERIENCED HEAD OF HOUSEKEEPING 66M – JOBS APP #1693

EXPERIENCED HEAD OF HOUSEKEEPING 66M - JOBS APP #1693 POSITION: Need an EXPERIENCED HEAD OF HOUSEKEEPING for private 66M, foreign flag program. Must have HOH experience and be able to lead a team - including doing schedule. Must be dedicated, active on your time off, have an eye for detail and hard worker. Looking for someone who has been in yachting [...]

500T CAPTAIN 40M – JOBS APP #1692

500T CAPTAIN 40M - JOBS APP #1692 POSITION: Need a 500T CAPTAIN for 40M private/charter, Cayman flagged program. Busy program with owners trips and charters this summer. Management company is looking for a professional, well established captain who can hit the ground running this summer and create enjoyable guest experience. Must be able to work closely and have clear communication with [...]

SOUS CHEF 46M – JOBS APP #1688

SOUS CHEF 46M - JOBS APP #1688 POSITION: Need a SOUS CHEF for a private 46M, foreign flag vessel. Needs to have a year experience on yachts, culinary training a plus. Boat has heavy owner use and travels a lot. Great crew and awesome head chef to work under! ITINERARY: Summer- Med, Winter-FLL/Bahamas DURATION: Permanent REQUIREMENTS: US Passport/Green Card or B1B2 [...]

200T CAPTAIN/ENGINEER 29M – JOBS APP #1686

200T CAPTAIN/ENGINEER 29M - JOBS APP #1686 POSITION: Need a 200T CAPTAIN/ENGINEER for a 29M private, foreign flag vessel. Boat is a M/Y that is used and equipped for sport fishing. Boat is actively for sale and based in Fort Lauderdale with trips to the Bahamas. Owner has a 45M that is actively used. 2 crew cabins with double bunks.  *Can [...]

200T CAPTAIN/STEW TEAM 26M – JOBS APP #1682

200T CAPTAIN/STEW TEAM 26M - JOBS APP #1682 POSITION: Need a 200T CAPTAIN/STEW team for a 26M private, foreign flagged program. The vessel is an 85' Pacific Mariner. Program is based in Sailfish Marina where crew can live on or off. Owner is looking for a captain who can make yachting enjoyable for guests, while maintaining a high level of service [...]

JR STEW 45M – JOBS APP #1680

JR STEW 45M - JOBS APP #1680 POSITION: Need a JR STEW for a 45M private foreign flag vessel. Stew needs to be upbeat, organized, happy and a team player. The boat will be in Palma and have boss trips from there. Position is seasonal to possibly permanent. Stew must be located in Palma or the EU. ITINERARY: Summer-Med, Winter-FL/Bahamas DURATION: [...]

CAPTAIN WITH 500T 40M -JOBS APP #1679

CAPTAIN WITH 500T 40M - JOBS APP #1679 POSITION: Need a CAPTAIN with 500T for a new 40M Benetti, private/charter, foreign flag. Captain needs to have captain experience on a similar size vessel. Looking for someone who is energetic, driven and a team player. Boat will run with 7 crew and launch at the end of August in Italy. Great owner! [...]

US SEASONAL CAPTAIN 40′ – JOBS APP #1678

US SEASONAL CAPTAIN 40' - JOBS APP #1678 POSITION: Need a US SEASONAL CAPTAIN for a 40' intrepid. Young family that lives between Palm Beach and NYC. Seasonal contract starting ASAP June through end of October. This summer the boat docked will be in Glen Cove, NY. Before the boat is shipped to NY, captain will oversee a work list and [...]

TEAM POSITION: CAPTAIN/ENG + STEW OR CHEF 33M – JOBS APP #1677

TEAM POSITION: CAPTAIN/ENG + STEW OR CHEF 33M - JOBS APP #1677 TEAM POSITION: Need a US 200T CAPTAIN/ENGINEER with either a STEW or CHEF teammate for a private 33M, US FLAG program. Captain MUST be teamed with either of the above per cabin arrangements. These are new boat owners looking for organized and energetic crew. Captain must be efficient in [...]

CHASE BOAT CAPTAIN 40M – JOBS APP #1675

CHASE BOAT CAPTAIN 40M - JOBS APP #1675 POSITION: Need an experienced CHASE BOAT CAPT for a busy 40M foreign flag exploration program. Chase boat is a 50' jet drive. YM OFFSHORE minimum is required along with towing experience. This position will do watches and work closely with Mate. Must have charter experience - guest interaction is very important! Looking for [...]

US DECK/STEW 80′ – JOBS APP #1662

US DECK/STEW 80' - JOBS APP #1662 POSITION: Need a US DECK/STEW for private, US flag 80' Viking sportfish. Program runs with captain and deck/stew. Must know lines and fenders. Candidates MUST have own living accommodation in South Florida for the winter season, crew accommodation is provided in the summer season. Very few guests other than owners. Boat is based in [...]

LEAD DECKHAND 50M – JOBS APP #1656

LEAD DECKHAND 50M - JOBS APP #1656 POSITION: Need a LEAD DECKHAND for a 50M, private/charter, foreign flag vessel. Heavy charter program is looking for 2+ years of experience. Need to be ready for a busy summer season with a lot of travel! *Ideally looking to bring someone on who is currently in the EU. ITINERARY: Summer - Med, Winter - FL/Caribbean [...]

Captain 200T 23M – JOBS APP #1651

Captain 200T 23M - JOBS APP #1651 POSITION: Need a US CAPTAIN with a 200T for a private 23M program. Must be professional, loyal, flexible and looking for longevity. Owner is building a team now to start in June, new boat arrives in September. Owner has 2 large center consoles to maintain in the meantime. Boat will based on Fisher Island, [...]

EXP DECKHAND 74M – JOBS APP #1603

EXP DECKHAND 74M - JOBS APP #1603 POSITION: Need an EXPERIENCED DECKHAND for a new build 74M, private/foreign flagged program. This is NOT the boat if you're looking to party or leave within a year - a lot of long time crew on board. To apply you must have at least one years experience. The deck works as a team and [...]

Yacht Staffing Is Going Mobile

Yacht Staffing Is Going Mobile West Palm Beach, FL:  For Immediate Release Cotton Crews announced they have acquired Crew Compass Hire App and Crew Compass Jobs App.  Cotton Crews saw a need to streamline the hiring process and felt Crew Compass had a great product. Cotton Crews bought the Apps and has been revamping the current product to launch Cotton Crew HIRE app and Cotton Crew [...]

Cotton Crews Acquires Crew Compass Apps

Cotton Crews Acquires Crew Compass Apps West Palm Beach, FL:  For Immediate Release   Cotton Crews announced today they have acquired Crew Compass Hire App and Crew Compass Jobs App.  Cotton Crews saw a need to streamline the hiring process and felt Crew Compass had a great product. Cotton Crews bought the Apps and has been revamping the current product to launch Cotton Crew HIRE [...]

Tips for Using Crew Jobs

Find a Job Now: 3 Ways to Boost Your Profile Anxious to find a yacht job now? You could be doing all the wrong things and not even know it. Here are three ways to boost your profile to get hired. Log in DAILY: This is crucial. Crew who check in more frequently will have their profiles appear at the top of the list. Check [...]

How to Find a Yacht Job: Guide to Cotton Crew Jobs

So, you’ve signed up for the Cotton Crew JOBS app and you’re eager to find a position on a yacht. What’s next? Here are 5 things you must know to make the most of your Cotton Crew JOBS experience: Build Your Profile Upload your yacht CV. It can either be in PDF or Word format. For your document title, there can’t be any extra spaces. [...]

Find a Job Now: 3 Ways to Boost Your Profile

Anxious to find a yacht job now? You could be doing all the wrong things and not even know it. Here are three ways to boost your profile to get hired. Log in DAILY: This is crucial. Crew who check in more frequently will have their profiles appear at the top of the list. Check in whenever you think of it, because you never know who will [...]

How to Interview and Land your first job in yachting!

Landing your first job in yachting can be tough, so we’ve laid out some tips to make it a little easier. First things first don’t just be on time, be early! The last thing you want is to keep the captain or whoever it is interviewing you waiting, that will give the impression you don’t value their time. Your appearance is also very important, [...]

Do’s and Don’ts to fit in with your Crew

Good crew moral is essential for any yacht to run smoothly. Some captains would even say that the crew getting along with each other is top on their priority list. It can be challenging to get along with everyone you’re working with considering the tight quarters, months at sea and varying cultures and backgrounds of other crew members. Here are some Do’s and Don’ts [...]

What to expect on your first charter: A day in the life of a stew

No matter what boat you’re working on, some things will always be the same when you’re a stewardess on a charter yacht. For example, be prepared to always start your day early and finish late.  If there’s one thing charter guests know how to do its keep the interior team busy. Be prepared to have quick dinners and even quicker lunches. For a typical [...]

How To Get Hired in Yachting

Landing a Job in Yachting Landing your first job in yachting can be a little tricky at times so we at Cotton Crews wanted to share a few tips on how to get hired. Our first tip would be to make sure you have a well-developed and organized CV. If you are unsure that your CV [...]

What is Day Work?

What is Day Work? If you’re just starting out in yachting day work is where it’s at! Working on a super yacht can be extremely misleading when it comes to the required workload so its absolutely recommended to day work before signing on for a permanent position. Day-working is kinda like the substitute teacher of yachting. You [...]