Chief Engineer Officer

Recruiter
Wightlink
Location
Portsmouth – Fishbourne & Lymington – Yarmouth Ships
Salary
A competitive salary package is available to the successful applicant.
Posted
07 Nov 2017
Closes
05 Dec 2017
Sector
Merchant Navy
Location Type
Shortsea
Vessel Type
Ferries
Contract Type
Permanent

Chief Engineer Officer

Portsmouth – Fishbourne & Lymington – Yarmouth Ships

Job description:

The Chief Engineer Officer leads the technical standards on board and ensures the effective implementation of the associated areas of the Safety Management System 

As a technical professional the role requires an MCA Certificate of Competency (higher certification will be viewed more favourably) and the use of best practice for:

• Environmental responsibility

• Flag and classification standards 

• Planned maintenance 

In addition, expertise will be required to ensure repairs are carried out timely and to a good standard. 

Effective liaison with the superintendents ensuring, full, clear and concise communications is essential. An ability to develop and motivate junior officers and ratings is required.  

A competitive salary package is available to the successful applicant.

As a Chief Engineer Officer, you will be required to work across all days of the week including weekends and Bank Holidays.

How to apply:

If you are interested in this vacancy, please send your CV to recruitment@wightlink.co.uk detailing your qualifications, skills and experience. Please include all your contact details, including your address, landline and mobile telephone numbers.