Now that we are well and truly settled into 2018, February is the perfect month to start fulfilling those New Year’s resolutions around career progression. Whether candidates are looking to land that all important first role in the yachting industry, or have recently completed the necessary qualifications to take the next step in their careers towards yacht Captain jobs, the experienced team at YPI CREW is here not only in a yacht crew placement capacity, but also to offer yacht crew advice on topics such as how to make your CV stand out from the crowd and essential interview tips.
"Age is something that does not matter unless you’re a cheese."
YPI CREW, the leading authority worldwide in yacht crew placement, recently published its Crew Salary Report for 2016/2017. The results are compiled from YPI CREW’s free salary-sharing platform, www.yachtingsalaries.com, which collates salary information from thousands of crew and provides transparency to the yachting industry. The report comprehensively outlines the average salary range for each yacht crew position, from deckhands to captains, benchmarking industry standards and providing a point of reference for employers and crew alike.
With the festive period well and truly behind us, thoughts turn once more to the issue of crew recruitment. Captains and owners take the dawning of a new year as an opportunity to complete their administrative duties and crew reassert their efforts to secure their dream yacht crew job. YPI CREW offers new jobs to begin the year with a bang.
The Antigua Charter Yacht Show has closed its doors for another year, being heralded a great success not only for the 70+ yachts that were exhibited but also for the incredible spirit of solidarity displayed in the wake of the devastating hurricane season. For all attending, including some recruitment agents from YPI CREW, it was a show to remember.
Following great success at the Antigua Charter Yacht Show last week - at which some of our recruitment agents met yacht crew and got the chance to see them in action - the YPI CREW team is ready to tackle the winter recruitment season, fulfilling your crew requirements and placing the best candidates in the best superyacht jobs.
Laurence Lewis says it’s not all about answers, you should have questions you want answered too.
An important topic for yacht crew, social security laws have featured greatly in yachting news in 2017, owing to the implementation of a new decree early in the year.
YPI is the leading recruiter of superyacht crew. Since 2002, our experienced recruitment agents have been placing the most qualified candidates with the best crews on superyachts of all sizes and on vessels across the globe.