We have found work for thousands of yacht crew over the years and have assisted numerous clients build their teams — join them!
EXPERT GUIDANCE FOR YOUR YACHTING CAREER
The leading international yacht crew agency
Established in 2002, YPI CREW has been connecting people with their dream careers on board superyachts for over two decades. Our purpose is to allow new generations to discover yachting, whilst also helping seasoned crew to advance their career and develop their talents.
Our recruiters are solution driven; they have a voice, an opinion, and champion their candidates for the right jobs on the best yachts.
From our home in the yachting capital of Antibes on the French Côte d'Azur, we source and recruit the best yacht crew worldwide. Our recruitment experts connect the best talent, from deckhands to captains, engineers, chefs and interior crew with every yacht we work with.
We build united, high-performing crew able to deliver the ultimate guest experience on board yachts all over the world and, simultaneously, allow the fostering of new life experiences.
YPI CREW are proud to be part of the esteemed Schulte Group, a global ship owning and management company with over 135 years of expertise in the commercial maritime industry.
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We Offer a Personalised Approach
YPI CREW is a bespoke recruitment agency with a team of expert recruiters who hand pick the best suited candidates for each yacht.
We operate under the values of Partnership & Trust
Partnership and Trust are the core values that guide us in our relationships with each other, our candidates and our clients.
We are MLC Registered and Compliant
We are MLC 2006 compliant and to illustrate best practice, YPI CREW is independently audited by Lloyds Register.
What makes YPI CREW stand out?
Our recruiters are our strength; they are the absolute experts in their field. Each recruiter is a specialist in their particular department and has years of experience through which they have built strong networks making them the preeminent authority in the business.
The recruiters at YPI CREW know their industry inside out and will always look for the best solution, they offer unbiased council and advice in the successful placement of crew; you can relax in the knowledge that only qualified vetted candidates will be put forward. YPI CREW have also played a major part in my own career and professional choices over the last 14 years and it has always been complete pleasure to work with Laurence and her team.
Captain Richard Carr