Looking for your first Yacht Engineer role?

We need to talk about Rotation… Rotation is without a doubt the holy grail for the majority of qualified engineers. Whether the appeal is taking time off to further studies, spending time with family, or simply enjoying a healthier work/life balance, everyone is talking about rotation. I’m noticing a higher number of engineers transitioning over […]

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The role of an Engineer on board!

We interviewed Gylan Manson, he gives us a first-hand account on his experience working as an Engineer along with industry advice, tips and tricks!     Name: Gylan Manson Nationality: British Qualification: Chief Engineer Unlimited       When and how did you realise you wanted to become an engineer? When I was 17, at the […]

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In the engine room with Ryan Pownall

Many people ask us how engineers get into the superyacht industry and of course, there is more than one route you can take. We’ve been catching up with Ryan Pownall, who started out as a cadet, to find out how he got into the industry, why he loves it and what he’d recommend if you […]

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Becoming a Superyacht Engineer

The question I most commonly get asked by those looking to join the industry as a superyacht engineer is, where do I start? Got an engineering degree or mechanical experience? If you are coming directly from an engineering related degree or mechanical background, the route is fairly straightforward. Once you’ve done the statutory STCW & […]

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