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South Motors Captain - Private Motor Yacht in Miami Beach, Florida

We are searching for a reliable and experienced M/Y Captain to pilot an American flag 80 ft. Ferretti and a 37 ft. Intrepid. (Non-corporate position)

Job Summary

The Captain will be responsible for the safety and well-being of the crew, passengers, and the ship itself. Our ideal candidate will have previous experience in the following:

  • Plan ship's route and itinerary

  • Develop a budget and make sure expenditures adhere to it

  • Manage and supervise crew members (Mate, Steward, and Chef)

  • Interview and hire new crew members

  • Negotiate with harbor officials at all ports

  • Ensures that the ship is clean and well-maintained

  • Ensures the safety of everyone onboard

  • Privacy is paramount


  • American Passport

  • Extensive experience piloting 80+ ft. long. vessels

  • 5+ years? experience as a Captain of a private, family-owned boat, working one on one with owners.

  • Mechanically inclined/hands-on experience highly desired.

  • Very good knowledge of the Bahamas and northeast.

  • Ideally, someone that likes sports fishing and diving.

  • Adaptable with a flexible schedule

  • Bilingual: English/ Spanish is a plus!

  • Leadership and decision-making attitude.

  • Service-oriented

  • No drugs

  • No alcohol

  • No smoking

Note: We sincerely appreciate your interest! Due to the heavy volume of applications, we receive only those candidates selected for further employment screening will be contacted by our office.