JM Family is currently looking for a Mate to join our Marine department. Our Mates work on our Gallant Lady yachts performing a variety of tasks. Our Mate position is not live-aboard while at home port. During cruising season, Mates work 2 - 3 week assignments in the Caribbean, the Bahamas and New England. All boats are based in the Fort Lauderdale/Deerfield area. The ideal candidate will want a career in the cruising field.
Our Mate position is the best in the Industry! WHY? ...Our Benefits and Work/Life balance!
We offer our full time Mate associates:
- Amazing Health & Wellness benefits.
- 4 weeks paid time off.
- Year-round salary (no tips) so you can enjoy a steady income.
- Annual Merit increases and year-end Bonuses as well as Pension and Profit Sharing benefit$!
- Ongoing (paid) training and education for our Mates to encourage obtaining USCG licenses, endorsements and proficiency at various on-the-job skills. In addition, we offer professional training classes at MPT.
- Lots of amenities like the use of our on-site Fitness Center and Salon, on-site Credit Union, on-site Clinic (to include nutrition and physical therapy), etc.
- Amazing associate deals and discounts with our sister company,Toyota.
- We are Corporate operation (not a charter operation) so we offer the opportunity for growth and development as well as career advancement.
How You'd Spend Your Day:
- Cleaning and detailing interior and exterior of the vessels.
- Providing exterior/interior maintenance, stewarding and guest services.
- Providing fine dining and bar-tending services to guests.
- Conducting guest tours of the vessels, assisting with snorkeling, fishing or sightseeing trips and other miscellaneous duties.
- Our fleet consists of:
- Two Feadships- 172' and 168'
- A 66' Viking Sport Fish
- A 65' Princess Sport Bridge
- a 34' Jupiter (plus two RIB units)