Marine Chief Engineer
Levert Group - Halifax, NS
The Levert Group has provided industry ready personnel resources, executive recruitment, staffing and employment opportunities within the Mining, Oil and Gas, Marine and Industrial Sectors since 1983.
We are currently seeking a Marine Chief Engineer to join a vessel in St. John’s NL. The vessel has four week rotations and the position will be permanent for the right candidate.
Responsibilities and Duties
The Chief Engineer, in team with the Master, plays a significant role as a Manager of the vessel. The Chief Engineer is responsible for the technical management of the vessel. This includes the safe and efficient operation, maintenance and repairs of the propulsion unit, all auxiliary, hotel and galley equipment, cargo handling equipment and all machinery and electrical items onboard.
Duties & Responsibilities ESSENTIAL
A Valid Passport
First Class ME
MED/STCW Basic Safety
Marine Basic First Aid
Vessel Personnel with Security Duties
A Marine Chief Engineer holds complete responsibility for the operation of the engine room and any maintenance of machinery onboard the vessel.
Must work within a small team to ensure that all maintenance is completed efficiently and in depth.
The Marine Chief Engineer must maintain inventory for any spare parts, extra fuel and oil. This inventory must be kept up to date.
Must also determine the volume of oil, fuel and lube required for each voyage and ensure that substantial quantities of each is on board.
Oversees maintenance and repairs to engines, electric motors, pumps, winches and other mechanical and electrical equipment, life boat motors, and or directs other crew members with maintenance and repair duties.
Performs and participates in emergency drills as required.
Oversees and Maintains records of engineering department activities. He should see that details of every operation and activity should be properly maintained in log and record books, which state the compliance of the system.
Chief engineer should lay down a set of standing orders for each engineering crew member under his command.
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Job Type: Full-time