Sail Yacht Captain in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Morgan & Mallet International Date Job Posted: 06-Feb-2019

Location: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

An HNW individual and his family based in Jeddah, KSA, require the appointment of a Sail Yacht Captain for their private 22m yacht moored in Jeddah, Kingdom Saudi Arabia.

The yacht is used for private & corporate occasions at least once to twice monthly.  The family require a candidate with at least four years’ experience in captaining a smaller sized vessel with 2 deckhands.

It is essential that all permits/licences and certificates be up-to-date and that the latest technologies be mastered.
Duties & Responsibilities

  • Safe navigation and operation of the yacht
  • Setting up budgets and budget management
  • Hiring, leading, appraisal and dismissal of crew
  • Overseeing all upkeep of the vessel
  • Managing yacht refits and surveys
  • Being an ambassador the yacht, the family and their guests
  • Daily flexibility with hours and availability
  • Hands on approach to captaining a smaller yacht
  • Arranging of hospitality services & catering
  • Scheduling & rosters
  • Keeping an up to date travel log 


  • Calm and charismatic personality
  • Superior leadership, communication, management and diplomacy skills
  • Excellent knowledge of the vessel and navigation skills
  • Excellent knowledge and hands-on experience in ISM and ISPS
  • Technical knowledge / troubleshooting
  • Ability to give instructions in emergencies
  • Organised and methodical


  • Flexible Hours _ availability 
  • Accommodation included
  • Up to USD 3,000 depending on candidate calibre

Ad reference : 800 YSA

Job ID
Job Title
Sail Yacht Captain in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Employer Type
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Salary Type
Start Date
1 March 2019