2nd-engine-officer

ORGANIZATION: MSC CRUISES

BUSINESS AREA: ENGINE

LINE MANAGER: 1st ENGINE OFFICER/STAFF ENGINEER

 

JOB PURPOSE

The Second Engineer is in charge of engine watch-keeping. He/she is responsible for ensuring the safe and efficient operation of technical equipment inside the engine room as delegated by the Staff Engineer.

 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Ensures presence on board whenever the First Engineer is absent
  • Relieves the First Engineer Officer in case of emergency
  • Is responsible to the Staff Engineer for the maintenance and condition of the Main and Auxiliary Boilers, All types of freshwater generators, and steam loop in the Engine
  • Assigns maintenance and repair duties to his dependent personnel and actively supervises in any overhaul and repair work
  • Inspects all assigned work in progress ensuring that it is executed properly in accordance with acceptable standards and that no wastage of materials occurs
  • Controls the proper disposals of all refuse, rags, etc. to avoid fire and other hazards
  • Trains personnel assigned to his engine watch
  • Attends all cocktail parties and social and entertaining functions where his/her presence is required by the Master

 

QUALIFICATIONS (skills, competencies, experience)

  • Fluent English, oral and written. Any additional European language is considered an advantage
  • Meet the requirements of the laws of the Flag State of the ship regarding health & physical requirements
  • Extensive successful experience in a similar position onboard a cargo vessel or another Cruise company
  • Basic Windows-based programs knowledge

 

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Satisfy the requirements of STCW 95 regarding certification for this position
  • Basic Safety Training Certificate including Advanced Fire-fighting experience and Swimming & Rowing competence
  • Crowd Management & Crisis Management and Human Behaviour
  • Security Duties
  • Certificate of Competency IMO STCW III/2;
  • High voltage Operations
  • A recognised seafarer’s medical certification is required before starting work onboard

 

TRAVEL DOCUMENT REQUIREMENTS

  • Passport
  • Seaman’s Book
  • MMRV and COVID VACCINE Certifications

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