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Old     (liquidmalibu)      Join Date: Sep 2007       03-05-2012, 7:03 PM Reply   
Hey gang,

Was just after some help landing a job onboard megayachts. i have been trying for the past few months but finding it real hard without any previous whiteboat experience. i have a GPH certificate, STCW95 and ENG1.
If anyone has any helpful suggestions, hook ups or hot tips i'd be extremely thankful.
Old    deltahoosier            03-05-2012, 8:01 PM Reply   
Don't know anything about it, but, I could imagine that being on a smaller boat compared to a cruise ship they would need people that are more than mechanically inclined. Maybe some finishing school types of classes. Know your wines, how to set tables, how to dress kind of classes. Beyond that, maybe volunteer down at the docks to get to be known.
Old     (baitkiller)      Join Date: Jan 2010       03-06-2012, 4:52 PM Reply   
You can apply to but to get a good position you need to either know somebody, have valuable skills or look really good in a pair of khakis and a polo.
Ft. Lauderdale or the UAE are the two best places to find work.

Also check out the message board at
Old     (migs)      Join Date: Aug 2006 Location: SF Bay Area       03-07-2012, 2:02 PM Reply   
some pics just to spice up the thread
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Old     (Riteride)      Join Date: Sep 2010       03-07-2012, 2:15 PM Reply   
I have a friend that is working on one and her contract is up in less than 30 days and she does not plan to re-sign. I will see if I can get some info for you and PM you with it..
Old     (liquidmalibu)      Join Date: Sep 2007       03-07-2012, 3:49 PM Reply   
Thanks for your help guys. Aren't those photos amazing.
If I don't get a job within a month I'm planning on heading to Antibes or Palma de Mallorca to walk the docks..... Sadly I don't look great in khakis. Haha
Brett that'd be great. Thanks
Old     (tn_rider)      Join Date: Dec 2009       03-08-2012, 8:49 AM Reply   
Anybody have pis of the inside on these things? I cant imagine!!
Old     (wakesetter_WW)      Join Date: Jul 2010       03-08-2012, 9:07 AM Reply   
Second picture is so sick!
Old     (migs)      Join Date: Aug 2006 Location: SF Bay Area       03-08-2012, 9:43 AM Reply   
thats the DRAGON. you can google it and see pics of the inside. Ive got tons of pics of its exterior. My FAV yacht of all time.
Old     (kstateskier)      Join Date: May 2002       03-09-2012, 7:24 PM Reply   
Agreed, #2 is sweet!


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