Seeking position as skipper / 1st Mate on sailboat: monohull / catamaran. Experienced commercial Yachtmaster /MCA 200T
I am a MCA 200T / RYA Yachtmaster, commercially endorsed. Also RYA Cruising Instructor. I am looking primarily for a position as skipper/captain or 1st Mate on sailboats from 30 to 70 ft. I am available from end of October 2020 for work anywhere.
23 years experience, more than 28,000 miles. I have recently have sailed as skipper on: Outremer 45, Lagoons 380, 450, 500 and 560, Bali 4.3, Amel 54 and other monohulls 36 to 56ft.
I am fluent in Spanish and French.
I have worked many times in the Caribbean and Mediterranean as charter skipper, skipper of privately owned boats, delivery skipper and sailing instructor.
I have more than 28,000 sea miles, two transats (both ways), and lots of night watches on long passages. Very good boat handling skills. I have also owned my own sailboat. I am able to carry out minor repairs and am good on maintenance. I enjoy cooking. Hard working, reliable and responsible.
My sailing qualifications:
- RYA Cruising Instructor
- RYA Yachtmaster Offshore (Commercially Endorsed) / MCA 200T
- RYA Dinghy Instructor, Windsurf Instructor, Powerboat level 2
- PADI Divemaster
University educated, good social skills, excellent presentation. Fit, active and healthy. Non smoker. No tattoos, no piercings.
At Sorbonne University, Paris, postgrad diploma.
Also at City University, London, BSc