We are now looking for motivated and experienced flotilla technician’s to work in the Mediterranean for the upcoming summer.
Our flotilla holidays provide the perfect balance between sociable sailing and unobtrusive support. Working within our flotilla team really allows you to be part of our customer’s holiday;
you will ensure the successful running of an exciting and organised itinerary exploring beautiful and exciting destinations.
From daily briefings to punch parties and regattas; flotillas really bring new friends together.
Our roles are based in Greece and Croatia, and could be based on a one-week or two-week flotilla route. Full and high season roles are available and following successful summer placements;
winter opportunities may become available.
Main duties will centre around the yachts, the base and ports of call. Working hours vary and you MUST be able to cover operational requirements.
You may at times be required to assist with other flotillas or base duties.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING :
Ensuring the safety of all clients throughout the flotilla
Greeting clients and assisting with boarding; followed by detailed on-board briefs covering safety and yacht systems
Proactive and preventative daily maintenance, checks and repairs
Engine servicing such as oil and filter checks / changes
Maintenance of outboards for tenders
Emergency call outs for breakdowns on any of the fleet
Completing turnaround service checks, repairs and yacht preparation
Efficient stock control of necessary spare parts stored on the lead yacht
Assisting the flotilla skipper with the safe mooring of yachts
Assisting with the general running of the flotilla including any client queries or problems
Socialising with guests
Assisting with the organisation of social events including group meals, BBQ’s and Punch Parties
Cleanliness & good presentation of lead boat at all times
Any other duties as directed by the Base Manager
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR :
Experience maintaining diesel engines and 2 & 4 stroke outboards
Working knowledge of 12V DC electrical systems and marine plumbing systems
Practically minded with an ability to solve problems
Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
Experience in a customer focused environment
Sociable and positive personality
A strong team player
Yacht sailing experience is desirable
WHAT ARE WE OFFERING
Working within our flotilla team not only do you get to work and live in an amazing location with some of the best sailing in the world, but you also have your accommodation provided on board the yacht you are allocated.
This will be shared accommodation with your own cabin. You will also receive uniform, flights to and from the resort from the UK, travel insurance and end of season bonus, all on top of a salary paid monthly into your UK bank account.
There are also all year-round global working opportunities both overseas and in Head Office and sponsored courses for top performing candidates.
You will have access to an amazing staff yacht usage policy, allowing you to show your friends and family a holiday of a lifetime at a highly reduced rate.