Top 4 Mistakes on Yacht CVs

Having an accurate and aesthetically pleasing CV is the first step to getting a job on a yacht. But are you making any of these top 4 mistakes? 1. Bad or Unprofessional Photo Your CV photo can make or break a captain’s first impression of you. It should be at the top of your CV … Continue reading Top 4 Mistakes on Yacht CVs

Yacht Crew Salaries

Yacht job salaries range based on crew experience, yacht crew position, size of the yacht, and type of program (charter vs private). Here is a simplified break down of monthly yacht crew salaries in USD: 80-99 ft. 100-119 ft. 120-139 ft. 140-159 ft. 160-179 ft. 180 ft. + Captain $6,000 - $12,000 $7,000 - $25,000 … Continue reading Yacht Crew Salaries

5 Mistakes to Avoid While Looking for a Yacht Job

So you've put together your yacht CV, applied to jobs, and still nothing! What gives? You could be making some common mistakes that could jeopardize your chances of getting hired. Here are a few common mistakes to avoid during the job hunt. Are you guilty of any of them? 1. Bad CV Photo Your photo is … Continue reading 5 Mistakes to Avoid While Looking for a Yacht Job

Yacht Crew Job Descriptions

For a yachting novice, the different crew positions can get quite confusing. The amount of crew on a yacht often depends on the size of the vessel and needs of the program. Below are some typical yacht crew job descriptions that are helpful to understand. The list below is certainly is not an exhaustive list … Continue reading Yacht Crew Job Descriptions

How To Look For Jobs While Currently on a Yacht

So you thought you found the "perfect" yacht job, but now you're not so sure. Yacht jobs come and go, and you're tempted to see what else is out there. We get it, things change. Luckily, the Crew Compass JOBS app will help you discreetly look for another job. Did you know there is an … Continue reading How To Look For Jobs While Currently on a Yacht

How to Find a Job on a Yacht

Here at Crew Compass, we're dedicated to helping crew find a job on a yacht and to making it easy with our free job apps! Whether you’re a professional looking to make a career jump or a recent college graduate in search of adventure, yachting could be a great opportunity for you. Why? With little … Continue reading How to Find a Job on a Yacht