3rd Deck Officer

ORGANIZATION: MSC CRUISES

BUSINESS AREA: DECK

LINE MANAGER: SECOND DECK OFFICER/FIRST DECK OFFICER/STAFF CAPTAIN

 

JOB PURPOSE

The Third Officer performs his/her assigned bridge watch-standing and navigational duties.

 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

    • Ensures presence on board whenever the Second Officer is absent;
    • Is responsible during his/her watch-keeping for the safety of the ship, the navigation, and the environmental protection;
    • Ensures that navigational procedures are followed;
    • Is responsible for the cadet training during his/her navigational watch;
  • Cooperates with the Safety Office for maintaining all SMS documentation up to date and performing all safety training and drills;
  • 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 language is considered an advantage;
  • Extensive successful experience in a similar position with another Cruise Line;
  • Basic Windows-based programs knowledge;
  • Proven ability to work in a harmonious productive team environment, exercising authority, diplomacy, and impartiality;

 

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Certificate of Competency IMO STCW Cap II/1;
  • Radar
  • A.R.P.A. 
  • Security Duties
  • Crowd Management & Crisis Management and Human Behaviour
  • E.C.D.I.S. (Plus Type Specific)
  • All required STCW Basic Safety Training Certificates
  • A recognised seafarer’s medical certification is required before starting to work on board.

 

TRAVEL DOCUMENT REQUIREMENTS (if any)

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

 

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