Positions with Sweet Escape Yacht Charters

Yacht Hire Hervey Bay

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Sweet Escape Yacht Charters is looking for a Briefer/Maintenance/Sail Guide and an Interior Cleaner/Detailer to join our team! 

A little bit about us: We are a small family run business offering both bareboat and skippered charters with a fleet of yachts for guests to hire and holiday around the beautiful Fraser Coast. 

About the role of Briefer:

If you are looking for flexible hours, a team environment, and sharing your passion with visitors to our region this job is for you!

We are looking for a professional team member for our briefing and maintenance team who is able to maintain the boats to a high standard and conduct bareboat briefings with integrity and attention to detail. The brief is a critical factor in maintaining a safe and enjoyable holiday experience for our guests. 

Main duties will include:

  • Conduct briefings & sail guide training 
  • Undertake vessel checks reporting any issues 
  • Complete vessel repairs as needed 
  • Vessel preparation paying special attention to safety aspects 
  • Minor gelcoat and fibreglass repairs 
  • Undertake preventative maintenance, or report as needed 
  • Slipping of vessels 
  • Undertaking chase/service calls as required 
  • Maintain detailed records of works carried out
  • Liaise with Operations Manager to follow day to day operational requirements

Preferred Qualifications can include:

  • Coxswain / MED / Master 5 / Briefers Ticket / Radio License / Current First Aid / QLD Boat and Jetski Licence 

This is a casual or ABN position, approximately 15 hours per week, across 7 days a week. 

About you:

  • Strong boating skills, knowledge and ability to sail essential.
  • Previous roles in the marine industry is an advantage.
  • Local area knowledge preferred.
  • Communicate clearly on the vessel operation, charter area and safety.
  • Be able to work weekends.
  • Role would suit casual or ABN.


About the role of Interior Cleaner/Detailer:

If you are looking for flexible work hours, maintaining independence whilst being part of a family oriented team who takes pride in their work, this job is for you!

Main duties will include:

  • Detailed cleaning of interiors
  • Clean out and full clean of fridge and freezers
  • Check galley inventory and order missing items 
  • Check First Aid kit 
  • Check condition of all equipment including inventory, linen and towels – report if found/ use only undamaged and clean linen. 
  • Make up all beds  
  • Report on any missing or broken items

About you:

  • Previous vessel detailing experience or housekeeping preferred but not essential.
  • Must be able to work independently, as part of a team and to a time schedule.  
  • Attention to detail is very valuable and something which our team shows in their work. 
  • Previous roles in the marine industry is an advantage.
  • Role would suit as a second job, early morning, late afternoons, or school hours.  
  • Be able to work weekends.
  • Must have own transport.

This is a casual or ABN position approximately 20+ hours per week, across 7 days, with the potential to become permanent part time with the right person.



How to apply:

Send your resume to opsmanager@sweetescapecharters.com.au

Only suitable applicants will be contacted.

Please only apply for these roles if you have high attention to detail and can clean and prepare all areas of the vessels to company standards without much assistance. 

Fraser Coast




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