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Yachtie Visas: SCHENGEN VISA
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Yachtie Visas: SCHENGEN VISA

A common visa that yacht crew need (other than the B1/B2 visa for travel to the US) is the Schengen Visa. Depending on your nationality, you'll need this visa to work/travel in Europe/Schengen area. Having this visa will give you more work opportunities and allow you to travel freely between the region. Here's everythi...
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How To Get a Job as a Yacht Chef
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How To Get a Job as a Yacht Chef

After you find a job on a yacht, you'll quickly learn that yacht chefs are required to do more than just prepare meals for the guests. They are also responsible for running the kitchen, planning the menus, cooking for the crew, and provisioning the kitchen. In order to work on a yacht as a chef, you must be trained in...
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Top 5 Dock Walking Tips for Yacht Crew
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Top 5 Dock Walking Tips for Yacht Crew

One of the many ways to get started in yachting is to find daywork through "dock walking", which is literally walking the docks and going from yacht to yacht with your CV in hand to get hired. It might sound crazy that in today's world, people can still find jobs by essentially going door to door, but it works! Even if...
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Yacht Crew Job Descriptions
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Yacht Crew Job Descriptions

For a yachting novice, the different crew positions can get quite confusing. The amount of crew on a yacht often depends on the size of the vessel and needs of the program. Below are some typical yacht crew job descriptions that are helpful to understand. The list below is certainly is not an exhaustive list and meant...
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Yacht Crew Salaries
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Yacht Crew Salaries

Actual salaries will always vary depending on a candidate's specific experience, training, certification, and additional skills - as well as a particular yacht's needs. This scale can be used as an example and guide to establishing appropriate salaries for experienced crew.

Yacht job salaries range based on crew exp...
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