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Vacancy information

We are looking for a competent 3rd Engineer 

This will be based on a Day Rate Contract

This position is for Petrobras Vessels


The 3rd Engineer is responsible to the First Engineer for operations and maintenance of the engine rooms and propulsion equipment onboard.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Operation and maintenance of the Ship’s technical equipment according to the established operational and planned maintenance procedures.
  • Carry out watch keeping duties as defined by the Chief Engineer’s standing orders under the direction of the senior watch keeper.
  • Providing assistance to Deck Operations and Maintenance as directed by the Chief  Engineer.
  • Oversee work carried out by engine room ratings and 3rd party contractors as required
  • Assist as required with bunkering the vessel when on duty
  • Assist in the training and familiarization of Fitters, Mechanics and Motormen in their department.
  • Assist Chief Engineer in providing support to the Master in conducting “Shipboard Management Review” in accordance with the ISM Code.


Key Requirements:

  • Officer of Engineering Watch Certificate of Competency in accordance with STCW Reg.III/1 meeting legislative requirements of the Flag StateRecognised Seaman's discharge book
  • Relevant working experience on a pipelay vessel would be added advantage
  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing in accordance with STCW Code Table A-II/I
  • Basic knowledge of Flag State Maritime Law / Legislation.
  • Basic knowledge of ship's Safety Management System (Ref: ISM Code)
  • Completed Security Awareness training relevant for the position (Ref: ISPS Code)
  • Hold at all times a valid seafarer’s medical fitness certificate and offshore survival certification suitable for geographical area of work