Jonathan Burgess, male, 33

Ref 49000

Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: St Paul's Bay, Malta
Looking for: Caribbean;
Experience: 1300 ocean miles / 2200 coastal miles
I am 33years old looking to progress further in my yachting career and adventure around the world. Based in Malta and currently working on a sailboat as skipper around the Maltese and Italian Islands for the past 2 years. Qualifications and experience in sailing and motor upto 62m with the view to keep building my knowledge and skills. Easy going person, friendly, good sense of humour, 'treat people the way I would like to be treated', team player but also can work under my own initiative and not afraid to get involved in tasks/activities. I relish every opportunity given to me and take pride in giving everything I can towards the task in hand.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: partnered
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English; Italian;
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Jonathan’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 1 to 3
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 1300 / Coastal: 2200
Nights at sea: 11-49
I have experience as: Captain (Offshore)
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Sailing Skills Experienced
I have done this many times and am confident to help others less experienced. I am happy doing this day
I am competent doing this in daylight, or if there is someone more experienced with me
I have only done this a few times, but I am willing to learn
I have not done this before
Steer a compass course x
Keep lookout/watch-keeping x
Trimming sails – mainsail and foresail/jib x
Reefing x
Working the foredeck – setting sails including spinnakers and cruising chutes x
Navigating with GPS and paper charts at sea x
Anchoring and handling anchors x
Cooking at sea x
Using dinghies with outboard motors x
Heaving-to and other heavy weather tactics x

Other nautical or cruising skills

Using VHF radiox
Diesel engine maintenancex
Outboard engine maintenancex
Using radarx

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
Day skipper sail RYA Day Skipper 2022
Yachtmaster Offshore motor RYA YM offshore 2021
Short Range VHF RYA GMDSS 2020
Powerboat Level 2 RYA Powerboat Level 2 2020
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