Royal Navy to Super Yacht Engineer Testimonials
James Mckenzie, 41
Ex PO – 9 years in Super Yachts.
Chief Engineer MY Fountainhead, Feadship New Build 88m
“Work life balance, money, career prospects and lifestyle were just a few things that I took into consideration when choosing a career after the RN. Having chosen the yachting industry,YPI Crew’s expert and personal service helped to make that choice, the right choice.”
Dave Kemp, 36
Ex CPO – 6 years in Super Yachts. Chief Engineer MY Callisto 65m
“Made the leap of faith 3 years ago entering into the unknown, but the transition from service life to the yachting world has been made far easier by the professionalism and helpfulness of Jacqui at YPI Crew.”
33 Ex CPO – 6 years in Super Yachts. Chief Engineer MY Jems 44m
“I have never looked back from the day I joined yachting. Jacqui and all the guys atYPI Crew made the transition so easy and their continued support and professionalism is unsurpassed in this industry.”
Michael Vaughan, 31
Ex CPO – 4 years in Super Yachts.
Chief Engineer MY Arkley 60m, previously Second Engineer MY Saint Nicolas 70m
“I am really glad I made the move, I have no regrets about joining the yachting industry, I fitted in straight away and I love the job!”
Shaun Byrne, 25
Ex MEM – 3 years in Super Yachts.
Third Engineer MY Ace 76m, previouslyThird Engineer MY Seawolf 59m
“Definitely the best job to get into after the Navy.
The money and the traveling are boss and I am loving it. I used other agencies but Jacqui and YPI Crew got me my job and were very helpful.”
Hugh Roberts, 28
POMEA(LSM) – 3 years in Super Yachts.
Chief Engineer MY White Star 47m, previously Second Engineer MY Callisto 65m
“I have been in yachting for a short period and I am finding it very rewarding. Jacqui was extremely helpful in all aspects and found me employment on a good yacht as I left the Navy. If you are serious about getting into yachting, make sure you use Jacqui!”