Welcome to the Dockwalk.com Forum

 

In order to post a comment in one of the forum topics, you must log in or sign up. Your display name will appear next to your posts unless you check the Post Anonymously box. When writing a post, please follow our forum guidelines. If you come across a post that you would like us to review, use the Report Post button. Please note the opinions shared in the forums do not necessarily reflect the views of Dockwalk.


RSS Feed Print
Finding a Job
Flyr89
Posted: Monday, October 17, 2011 11:26 PM
Joined: 17/10/2011
Posts: 10


First of all Hi,this is my first post. Having recently graduated college with a BBA and realizing a yachting carrer is what im lookign for i wanted to ask how likly is it to get a job with my following offerings. Worked this past summer as a charter skipper in croatia Certs: YM Offshore ENG1 STCW95 Powerboat L2 PADI Dive Instructor and I currently speak spanish,english,italian and a little bit of french and portugues. I am currently home in mexico and im wondering what would be my next move as off now. Thx for your help
junior
Posted: Tuesday, October 18, 2011 10:07 AM
Joined: 14/01/2009
Posts: 1026


Excellent experience. I suggest you continue to work the charter trade in the Caribbean or other popular winter destination to gain additional geographic expertise and to expand your contacts in yachting. Working relationships with people in the marine industry who will act as career mentors are critical . Your mission is to rapidly develope a quality contact phone book so that in future you may move from assignment to assignment effortlessly. Remember to always keep your sea time and licensing protocol forward looking. A commercial grade ticket such as MCA is your goal. Consult one of the sea schools for advice . Additional language skills such as German make you very valauble
 
 Average 0 out of 5