Current Vacancies

Do you have what it takes to join our team?

A competitive package is offered and applicants should forward a comprehensive C.V. and expected remuneration in confidence to the Human Resources Manager, RHKYC, Kellett Island, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong or email

(all applications will be treated the strictest confidence and personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only)

Boatyard Manager

The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club is looking for a high caliber individual to fill the post of Boatyard Manager which will become vacant in May 2018.

This is a Head of Department position reporting directly to the General Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating, overseeing and managing the day-to-day repair and maintenance activities of what is a very busy yard.  Whilst technical knowledge, leadership skills and management experience are all very important criteria, it will be equally important that the successful candidate has a positive, proactive attitude and shows good interpersonal and communication skills with members and staff alike.

  • Review current practices, procedures and policies and make recommendations for any improvements that are required in the short, medium and long terms.
  • Ensure the appropriate resources are in place to support and facilitate the yard activities in a safe, cost effective, professional, environmental and sustainable way.
  • Lead a team of workers and sub-contractors to handle the day-to-day boat repair and maintenance works for both large and small racing and cruising yachts, and the club’s fleet of race management and support boats.
  • Set up, implement and review maintenance programs for the boat fleet under repair.
  • Provide technical advice and recommendations and prepare quotations on repairs and improvement works for members on their yachts.
  • Proactively update members on the progress of any work being carried out in the yard.
  • Prepare forecasts and budgets for the yard operation and report on monthly performance.
  • Perform ad-hoc duties as assigned.

We look for an experienced professional with:

  • Vocational/Technical School Certificate in related disciplines.
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in managing a yard or in a similar yachting environment.
  • Practical and proven knowledge in repair and maintenance of modern racing and cruising yachts.
  • Excellent time-management and facilitation skills with the ability to supervise work in the agreed order of priorities.
  • Sound management skills with an ability to manage, motivate and lead the whole boatyard team (including workers and sub-contractors) to achieve the desired result.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and customer service skills. 
  • Problem solving skills along with experience in costing, quality control, health and safety and environmental aspects.
  • A natural commitment to achieving customer satisfaction from all work carried out by the yard.
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications.
  • Good command of written and spoken English.


Technical Administration Officer


  • A higher Diploma Holder in related disciplines.
  • 2-3 years related experience in engineering/construction/property management field.
  • Good spoken and written English.
  • Proficiency in computer software - Word, Excel, Powerpoint. Knowledge of AutoCad is a plus. 
  • Self-motivated, well organised and able to work independently under pressure.




  • A minimum of two years’ food & beverage experience.
  • Good command of spoken and written English.
  • A team player with outgoing personality.
  • Good manner.




  • A minimum of five years’ food & beverage experience and preferably gained in a hotel or club.
  • Good command of spoken and written English.
  • Good manner, leadership and problem solving skill.
  • A team player with outgoing personality.
  • Customer-oriented.


Chef de Partie/Senior Cook/Cook


  • At least five years’ experience in Western cuisine.
  • Good communications skill.
  • Creative and quality-oriented.
  • Must be well-versed in kitchen hygiene.
  • An ability to read and understand simple English.
  • Candidates with less experience will be considered for the post of Cook.