The approaching Mediterranean season is bringing many opportunities for yacht crew so this is a good time to make sure your CV and YPI CREW profile are up to date.
Meet one of our Chief Officers, Katy McGilvray, whose 8-year-long career took her from being a Deckhand to being a Chief Officer onboard a busy 60+m charter sailing yacht.
Salary is generally one of the top motivators when choosing a job onboard a yacht, yet it is usually one of the best kept secrets within the industry.
Louise Overend, Interior recruitment consultant at YPI CREW talks about soft skills and their importance in the yachting industry.
With the beginning of March upon us, captains are already searching for new crew members so that they can be ready for the start of the season. This means that now is a great time to make sure your YPI CREW online profile is set up and up to date!
Being a yacht captain is by no means an easy task but, when you have 15 years of experience under your belt, you learn the role pretty well. This is the case with one of our experienced yacht captains, Pierre Phippaz whose long career took him everywhere from the Bahamas, Florida, Thailand and the Mediterranean Sea.
Louise Overend, Interior recruitment consultant at YPI Crew discusses rotational yacht jobs for Stews onboard yachts.
If you’re a deckhand, chances are you are facing a lot of competition in your search for a job. As recruiters, we know that one of the best ways to get ahead of that competition is to polish up your deckhand CV.
We have recently had a chance to sit down for a chat with one of our superyacht chefs, the talented and accomplished Peter Frost, to shed some light on what it means to be a yacht chef and how to deal with pressures that come with the job.