Looking for energetic and hard working base 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 :
Completing turnaround service checks, yacht preparation and deck washing
Briefing of clients on yachts mechanical systems and safety equipment
Maintenance and repairs to all yachts and yacht equipment / technology
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
Ensuring the safety of all clients including safety briefings
Assisting clients with queries and problems
Assisting with the general running of the base
Callouts and support for the clients and flotilla crews
Any other duties as directed by the Base Manager
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR :
Experience maintaining diesel engines and 2 & 4 stroke outboard engines
Working knowledge of 12V DC electrical systems
An understanding or willingness to learn about 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 but not essential
WHAT ARE WE OFFERING
Working within our Sunsail 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 a yacht or in a local shore based apartment.
This will be shared accommodation with your own room. You will also receive uniform, flights to and from the resort from the UK, travel insurance and an 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.