Technical Manager (Yachts) – Miami

Technical Manager (Yachts) – Permanent – Miami, FL – Excellent package

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global Yacht Management company based in Miami, South Florida. The roles offer hybrid working, an excellent salary & comprehensive benefits package.

The job holder will provide technical oversight, guidance and support to yacht managers for a number of vessels as allocated.

Responsibilities include:

  • Technical management in accordance with the provisions of the underlying Yacht Management Agreement.
  • Ensuring the technical systems on each yacht are operated and maintained in compliance with the Company’s Safety Management System and the ISM Code (where appropriate).
  • Review monthly maintenance reports and follow up as required.
  • Review defect reports and provide the yacht with guidance and support to rectify. Consider any requirements to notify Flag or Class.
  • Undertake periodic yacht visits. Report and follow up all items and issues as identified.
  • Create a long-term plan of major works for each yacht.
  • Development of refit specifications & Identifying suitable shipyards and seeking tenders for contract;

Experience Required:

  • STCW 111/2 Certificate of Competency (Engineer OOW unlimited); or
  • STCW 111/2 Certificate of Competency (Chief Engineer Y1) together with 2 yrs. service as Chief Engineer;
  • Skilled communicator – verbal and written, able to communicate with people at all levels in a wide range of professional and social situations, tactful and diplomatic
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
  • Able to travel worldwide at immediate notice

You must have the right to work in the United States to apply. No sponsorship is available.

To apply, please contact Tom Settle on +442392 322359 or send your resume to

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