Swan Expeditions is hiring:

Chief officer

The Job
As Chief Officer you are second in command. All navigation, voyages planning, crewing, safety equipment, customs and immigration affairs are your responsibility.

About Swan Expeditions
The sailing schedule of our fleet consists of trips all over the world. With our educational Masterskip program for secondary school students, we sail halfway around the world from November to June.

The other part of the year we conduct expeditions around Iceland, Greenland and Spitsbergen, participate in Tall Ships Races, organize high level corporate events, partner with organizations for leadership and sail with individuals in several countries in Northwestern Europe.

We stimulate growth within our organization and work with various agreements for our crew on board. Together with the shipping company, we determine the course of Swan Expeditions BV.

We ask

  • Familiar and experienced with navigating a Tall Ship
  • Second in command
  • Able to lead a watch and to make the best decisions in navigation and teamwork
  • Responsibility for navigation equipment, voyage planning, crewing affairs, safety equipment, customs and immigration
  • Able to support in training of crew and trainees
  • Able to contribute in the educational Masterskip program
  • Arrange the best hospitality environment for our guests and trainees
  • You are in possession of STCW - II/2 Officer in charge of a navigational watch sailing ships less than 500 GT in trading area unlimited
  • STCW - IV/2 GMDSS General Radio Operator
  • STCW - AVI/2-1 Proficiency in survival crafts and other fast rescue boats

What Swan Expeditions BV has to offer you

  • A contract for at least 1 year
  • 2:1 work-leave ratio mostly 3 month on – 1,5 month of (can be discussed)
  • 2250,- gross wage
  • Flights and usual expenses are compensated
  • Customs and immigration

We look forward to receive your application before January 10 2022: [email protected]

If you have any questions, please contact us: Swan Expeditions | Pean 1 | 8494 NB Nes-Akkrum The Netherlands

| +31 515 231712 | [email protected]om

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