Bosun Yacht Jobs

YPI Crew is a crew recruitment company that finds the best candidates for the yacht jobs. Our mission statement is to make both recruiters and employees happy with our placement.

The Bosun is the next step after being a Deckhand.


Yacht Bosun Job Description:

The Bosun is in charge of the Deckhands and is responsible for organizing and supervising deck operations, toys and tender deployment and storage. S/he is in charge of deck supplies and has a good knowledge of all the products used to clean and maintain the outside of the yacht. Bosun is likely to be the main tender driver so will be in close contact with guests which will require confidence and a positive attitude. They also undertakes bridge watches when on passage.


Yacht Bosun Required Skills And Experience:

  • Solid experience at Deckhand level and good understanding of the yachting industry
  • Confident tender driver
  • Confident with water sports activities
  • Depending on the size of yacht, a Yachtmaster offshore or a STCW’95 OOW certificate will be expected


Yacht Crew Vacancies – Bosun

If you have not yet registered with YPI Crew on our database, it is an easy and straightforward procedure. Simply upload your CV, certificates, references, a medical certificate such as an ENG1 and you will automatically be considered for all boat Bosun vacancy positions currently available.

Our administrator will review your CV and email you to acknowledge the application. Once you are registered, you can check in online through the website by clicking on ‘Log In‘ and then ‘Check In’.


How much does a yacht Bosun make?

In the YPI CREW yacht crew salary survey, 214 Deck Crew have contributed their salaries, broken down as 116 Chief Officers, 16 Second Officers, 12 Third Officers, and 64 Deckhands.