Captain - Temporary / Seasonal - Min exp 3 years - Greece
Do you have a passion for travel and the zest for adventure? We are always looking for people to fit into our team of wanderlust employees. Whilst most companies look to fit people into a job description, at G Adventures we need people to fit into our company culture and live by our company core values.
Working with us is a lifestyle choice that will give you the chance to work for an organisation that is young, aggressive and proud of being market leaders. We are a "work hard/play hard" company that is dedicated to our entrepreneurial spirit. It does not matter if you are a leader in the field or an Accountant in our Finance Department, we are all Great Adventure People who find passion in showing people the world.
Our Sailing season has positions available in Greece, and Croatia, we now invite people to apply.
Do not apply without reading further.
We are not looking for just a skipper, we are looking for a fun, dynamic, energetic, creative, innovative, individual, who thinks outside of the box, and embraces the bizarre! Who is also able to discover and explore, possible new adventures for our guests. That’s right, just because you have more sea miles, the top qualifications, and whatever references you think you may have, stop right there. Because, Apart from needing a min of Yacht Master Offshore Practical as a minimum, we are looking for an individual.
A person who can change peoples lives, by leading them into unchartered waters, who’s willing to explore, and who is at their happiest while around a broad range of adventure travellers, who may have never set foot from land before! If you can’t at least do this simple task, then this position isn’t for you.
This is not flotilla sailing with a charter company. This is far more adventurous than that. Instead of sailing around in mass numbers, you will be in charge of your own destiny. You will master a 50ft monohull sailing yacht, with up to eight adventure travellers from all over the world. You will be responsible for their well-being, while ensuring the trip of a lifetime was had by all. Our sailing program is carefully monitored by your Manager, and we have a passenger satisfaction rate that is unrivalled in the industry. So the pressure will be on you to maintain the high standard that we are used to delivering.
A good pay package is on offer along with bonus & travel allowance.
Recognized Yacht Master with Commercial endorsement
Eligible to work in Greece & Croatia
Valid First Aid/First Responders certification
Experience of Medi type mooring advantage
Flexible throughout the season, to move around between countries as and if, required,
Good knowledge of engines, and systems onboard
Competent skipper overall
Role & Responsibilities:
Ability to deal with a crisis in an efficient & effective manor,
Calm, collective, who remains professional at all times
Able to manage weekly account reports
Good knowledge of excel and word
Keen sailor and not engine abuser
Note: CV should include a picture of you.
I look forward to hearing from you.