Your first port of call
The most connected & informed
in the superyacht business
The highest standards
in crew placement today
MLC 2006 Compliant
We're among the first to adapt the new regulations

Superyacht Crew

Camper & Nicholsons Crew Placement Division provides professional crew for its renowned fleet of managed yachts, but it doesn’t stop there. We work with captains and owners of luxury yachts, both private and charter, motor or sail, all over the world to professionally develop crew in order to ensure performance excellence and the highest possible quality in service. We have a strong and solid reputation and our results are proven. Simply put, Camper & Nicholsons provides the highest standards in crew placement in today’s market.

Whether they are serving a cocktail, raising the sails, researching the next exclusive anchorage or just making guests feel at ease, the crew of a yacht are the backbone and spirit of any successful cruise. If you are new to the industry or if you are just looking for that next step to give your career some momentum, you have come to the right place. Camper & Nicholsons Crew Placement Division has vast industry contacts and owners know that with our comprehensive database of over 40,000 crew members, our agents are the most connected and informed in the business and therefore we are their first port-of-call for any crew enquiries.

Crew Check In

Register with us or simply check in to update your profile documents & details

Crew

  • New to yachting

    Not sure where to start? Looking for a change? Discover more about a life aboard working on some of the world's most exclusive yachts. Maybe a career in yachting is the right move for you.

    New to yachting
    Yacht Crew
  • A career in yachting

    Working on a yacht is certainly an 180-degree change from life in an office or other land based positions. Are you ready for it?

    A Career in Yachting
    Superyacht Crew Career
  • Crew positions

    A career in yachting can be very lucrative if you are the right fit. From deckhand to captain, find out about the different positions in yachting.

    Crew positions
    Superyacht Crew Positions
  • Yachting seasons

    Find out more about the different seasons in this industry and typical yachting destinations.

    Luxury yachting seasons
    Yachting Seasons
  • Training & certification

    If you are serious about joining the industry, there are some pre-requisites to think about. First and foremost, you will need to complete your STCW 95 Basic Training Certification.

    Superyacht crew training
    Yacht Crew Traning
  • MLC 2006 Compliant

    The MLC 2006 Convention issued by the ILO (International Labour Organisation) has been created to harmonise and revise existing seafarers’ regulations and offers comprehensive rights and protection at work for all seafarers throughout the world.

    Find out more about MLC 2006
    MLC 2006
  • Getting started

    As with any job, experience is a big plus, and as with any career, it is very difficult to land that first position. Camper & Nicholsons is here to help you from day one.

    How to get a job
    Super Yacht Crew Career
  • My CV

    Everyone’s CV is different, and that is a good thing. However, a yachting CV should include some particular information. Camper & Nicholsons can help you get things started.

    Yacht crew CV
    Yacht Crew CV Resume
  • Interview tips

    Things move quickly in the yachting industry. If a Captain calls you for an interview, be prepared. If you take too much time to think, you might miss the boat. Get some valuable tips from Camper & Nicholsons Crew Division.

    Yacht crew interview tips
    Yacht Crew Careers
  • FAQs

    If you have any other questions, please check out our FAQ section here. For any more information don’t hesitate to send us an email.

    Yacht crew FAQs
    Yacht Crew FAQ
  • Send us an enquiry

    Whether you are a newbie, looking to get into the industry, or a seasoned pro looking to make a move, please don’t hesitate to contact our Crew Placement Division.

    Crew enquiry
    Yacht Crew Placement

Crew services

Crew registration & check in

Register your details with us and keep in touch by regularly checking in.

Crew registration & check in

Crew development program

We are the only company on the market to professionally work, develop and coach crew on our managed yachts to ensure the highest possible standards of performance.

Superyacht Crew Development

Owners & captains

  • MLC 2006 Compliant

    The MLC 2006 Convention issued by the ILO (International Labour Organisation) has been created to harmonise and revise existing seafarers’ regulations and offers comprehensive rights and protection at work for all seafarers throughout the world.

    Find out more about MLC 2006
    MLC 2006
  • Looking for crew?

    Camper & Nicholsons has excellent contacts throughout the luxury yachting industry, which is invaluable when it comes to the placement of crew.

    Superyacht crew placement
  • Send us your crew enquiry

    Whatever position you are looking for, Camper & Nicholsons Crew Division has hundreds of vetted candidates ready to jump onboard.

    Send enquiry
    Superyacht Crew Placement Enquiry
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