Crew: The Reality, Some Insider Advice

Working on board a luxury yacht can be one of the most exhilarating experiences of a lifetime. This is an industry where you as crew will be serving the wealthiest people in the world. As many newcomers to the industry soon realize, it's easy to be seduced by the glamour of the setting without appreciating the incredible amount of hard work that goes into every work day.  

Yes, there is a demand in the industry for crew and no, you don't necessarily need to be an experienced sailor but it is vital to have a realistic idea of what you are getting into. Finding a job on a super yacht can be difficult. Although there is a very real demand for a variety of crew, there is a great deal more to getting a crew place on board a yacht besides posting off a few CV's and hoping for the best.

Working on board a luxury yacht can be one of the most exhilarating experiences of a lifetime. This is an industry where you as crew will be serving the wealthiest people in the world. As many newcomers to the industry soon realize, it's easy to be seduced by the glamour of the setting without appreciating the incredible amount of hard work that goes into every work day.  

Yes, there is a demand in the industry for crew and no, you don't necessarily need to be an experienced sailor but it is vital to have a realistic idea of what you are getting into. Finding a job on a super yacht can be difficult. Although there is a very real demand for a variety of crew, there is a great deal more to getting a crew place on board a yacht besides posting off a few CV's and hoping for the best.