LOCATIONS: Greece; Lefkas, Porto Heli
WHEN: Summer 2020
Working as a Skipper for Ocean Elements, you will have a passion and enthusiasm for all things water based! As an experienced Skipper you will not only be in charge of guiding guests from A to B in the safest way possible, but with your in depth knowledge of our sailing areas and surrounding islands area, brief guests on scenic and interesting routes. You will also work closely with your flotilla crew organising evening activities, and helping make sure that guests are always having a great time.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
- Be central point of contact & knowledge for our customers.
- Interacting with all guests in a professional yet relaxed fashion
- Attending evening social events representing the company in a professional manner.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:
- Be central point of contact & knowledge for the guests, representing the company in a professional, cordial and helpful manner.
- Interacting with all guests in a professional yet relaxed fashion both during the day and evening
- Conduct morning briefings, safety and orientation briefings; sail controls, deck controls and navigational aids on guest arrival
- Represent the company in a professional, well presented manner at all times and in compliance with the company uniform policy
- Plan, organise & provide an engaging, inclusive and exciting range of activities.
- Follow out routine maintenance checks on all equipment as requested.
- Carry out maintenance and general boat repairs as required
- Check weather forecasts and routes to ensure safety is the highest priority.
- Routine maintenance checks on all equipment and completion of maintenance records.
- Completing company paperwork, customer relations reports & accident forms as necessary
- Be responsible for the welfare and safe keeping of guests, as well as your team.
- Minimum age at contract start date; 18yo
- Coastal Yacht Master at least 5000nm
- Relevant / Transferable Work Experience
- Seasonal overseas experience gained within Yacht Charter Business
- Competitive Salary and Package
- Family and Friends Discount
- Travel to and from the UK