No-one knows what you and your yacht need better than you do.

We are yachties like you. Our team has worked all over the world on some of the most prestigious superyachts. We understand your frustrations when it comes to finding crew and jobs.

Benefits for Employers

  • Hire qualified crew within minutes

    All crew documentation is vetted in accordance with MLC2006 guidelines and only those meeting the requirements become YOA Approved. YOA is an MLC accredited platform.

  • Unique referencing system

    See candidates mutual connections and get referrals from people you know and trust.

  • Streamlined recruitment process

    Only receive applications from candidates who meet your strict requirements. Remove, approve and update candidates with automated emails, fast and efficiently (without giving away your personal contact details).

  • Create interactive job posts or let us do the work for you

    Post job vacancies by showcasing your yacht profile to attract the desired candidate or do so anonymously. Headhunt, shortlist and contact candidates with unlimited access to the crew database. We also offer traditional placement services and will head hunt crew for you using our unique techniques.

Benefits for Employees

  • Apply for positions directly to captains & yacht representatives

    YOA is an up-to-date source of reputable yachts that you can contact with direct when they are searching for new crew.

  • Create an interactive profile in minutes

    Your YOA profile is your professional digital CV that grows with you as your career does.

    No one is more passionate about you finding work than you are. We allow you to showcase your personality by uploading multiple images and videos to help you stand out from the crowd.

  • Automatically connect with former crew mates

    YOA links you with people you know in the industry creating your own professional network.

  • Complete control

    Keep your profile as public or private as you like when you job search. Only verified yacht representatives can view your full profiles.

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Why YOA?

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