First Mate • Private • SOF based|45m MY

South of France Private Motor Yacht

13 May 2024

South of France

Private Motor Yacht

Chief Officer/1st Mate

Full Time


3 - 6 years

STCW 95 (STCW 2010), ENG 1 (Medical - NO Limitation/Restrictions)

Ocean MCA Master <200gt / OOW <500gt

Brevet Capitaine 200 Yacht ll/3 §5,6 et 7, Attestation de Formation à l’Utilisation des Cartes Electroniques (ECDIS)

Schengen (or EU Resident)

Gwennaëlle Schmid l [email protected] l +33 642 691 818

The boat 

The vessel is a 45 m private Benetti M/Y with 8 crew on board with Malta flag. 

The project

A 45 meter Private M/Y is looking for a First Mate ready to start working as soon as possible. 
The first contract will be a seasonal one, but we are looking for someone who is looking for a long-term commitment and would be happy to extend the contract for a permanent one if the season goes well.

Winter season is based in SOF but the boat is currently in Greece.

We are looking for someone who is looking to step up on a bigger boat and keen on learning from an experienced captain and happy to help out with paper work as well as helping on the deck and be an active part of the deck team. 

The desired profile

  • We are looking for a candidate who has CAP200 or 500 or OOW and ECDIS is mandatory and someone with experience navigation during the night.
  • Someone with solid Tender Driving skills and good team spirit
  • You must speak fluently English. 
  • You must be extremely positive, relaxed, have a good sense of human relations, and no issues with authority.

Salary : 5000 euros, depending on your profile.