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2nd Mate

  • Position: 2nd Mate 
  • Location: Downtown Miami ( Bayside )  
  • Salary: $10.00 - $12.00 
  • Employment Type: Permanent 
  • Posted on: Jan 27th 12 
  • Start Date: Immediately 
  • Apply by: Feb 27th 12 

Job Description


Biscayne Lady Yacht Charters is South Florida's leading yacht charter company is seeking a mate to assist with the day to day charter operations. 

Essential Functions:

Works under the supervision of the Captain while performing different activities aboard the ship. Examines lifesaving equipment and informs Captain of defective gear and equipment. Primarily works with crew engaged in cleaning and maintaining decks, superstructure, and bridge of vessel. Stands watch during specified periods and determines geographical position of vessel, upon request of Captain. This position will be responsible to assist the captain with safety duties as well as assist with Dinner Charters. The mate position must always maintain a friendly attitude with customers with passenger safety always remaining a priority. 1st Mate must report to Captain specifically for assigned duties, lunch break and any pertinent communication..



1. Ability to take direction.

3. Ability to work in a team environment.

4. Ability to work calmly and effectively under pressure.

5. Must have problem solving abilities, be self-motivated, and organized.

6. This position will spend 100% of the time standing.


Job Requirements:  

Minimum 2+ years of experience in a mate position.


For immediate consideration please send your resume to: or apply in person:


Human Resources Department
Catherine Lessard

Biscayne Lady Yacht Charters

555 NE 15th Street Suite 102

Miami, Florida 33132
Monday/Wednesday / Friday
Between the hours: 10am-2pm