Chief Engineer

Job details

Job reference nr.:BS-057810
Job category:Dredging
Type of work:Temporary
Job location:United Kingdom

Short summary

Looking for a job as Chief Engineer in London - United Kingdom? Atlas Professionals in Capelle aan den IJssel, Netherlands is looking Chief Engineers with extended experienced on tugs. Position will start as temporary assignment, in case of outstanding performance it may become a permanent position in the future. Please contact us, if you are interested in this position

Job description

  • Monitor, maintain and repair (if possible) electrical and mechanical systems, installations and equipment
  • Ask for support of Technical Superintendent or supplier in case of doubt and or when neede
  • Maintain the portable water system 
  • Maintain the waste task
  • Monitor and ensure completion of all deficiencies noted in the maintenance book 
  • Actively participate in ship yard repair and maintenance periods
  • Monitor fuel oil, lubricating oil and fresh water levels
  • Oversee, plan and monitor all bunkering and oil and bilge waste operations
  • Keep engine room journal, maintenance and oil record and inventories status reports 
  • Compile list of necessary repairs for docking budget
  • Maintain logs for all equipement
  • Operate winches during towing services

Job requirements

  • Valid MCA licence Chief Engineer (> 3000 KW or unlimited), including valid supporting certificates and ENG1 Seafarer Medical
  • Proven knowledge of good seamanship by experience in lower ranks or as Chief Engineer.
  • Fully acquainted with relevant and up-to-date ship legislation.
  • Profound knowledge of diesel propulsion and electricity generated systems preferred
  • Should also have knowledge of support systems such as compressors, pumps, hydraulics, water makers, plumbing, refrigeration and heating
  • Proficient user of computer systems
  • Excellent maintenance and problem solving skills
  • Safety oriented
  • Enthusiastic and pro-active attitude
  • Team player
  • Good communication skills
  • Flexible
  • Works well under pressure, act quickly and decisively using sound judgement
  • Good planning and organization qualities; set priorities and meet deadlines
  • Good knowledge of English
  • Willing to work in a 2 week on/off schedule
  • Within 2,5 hours commuting from London (mandatory)

More info

Should you be interested in the position of Chief Engineer, please send your application via the apply button. For more information, please contact Brendon Scherbeijn, Personnel Coordinator in Capelle aan den IJssel, The Netherlands stating reference number BS-057810

Contact Person

Hanspeter HolierhoekTeam Leader - Marine