Job Scope:

Chief Engineer is responsible to the Master for the efficient operation and maintenance of all machinery and equipment on-board.

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Perform all work in the vessel in accordance with safe work practices, polices and procedure.
  • Ordering, receiving, stocking and issuing of engine room stores and spare parts
  • Organising and maintain effective temporary and permanent repairs.
  • Implementing corrective and preventive maintenance of all shipboard machinery, electrical appliances and systems.
  • Maintain necessary records of maintenance conducted in Engine room.
  • Do Sounding as per Company’s operational procedures and provide details to Chief Officer on daily basis.
  • Supervise the effectiveness of the work carried out by the onshore work shop technicians and contractors.
  • Make hot works permits and supervise the conduct of all hot works on-board.
  • Implement Company QHSE policy and procedure in his areas on-board vessel.
  • Motivate engine crew to maintain safe work culture.
  • Maintain high standards of housekeeping of his area on-board the vessel.
  • Should wear and ensure all engine crews on-board using appropriate safety equipment and PPE during work.
  • Undertake other assignments as advised appropriate by the Technical Superintendent/Department Head.
Qualification & Experience:
  • Chief Engineer Unlimited COC as per STCW 2010, issued from white list countries & Valid STCW mandatory training certificates.
  • 3 to 4 years experience in the same rank in same/similar type of vessel.
  • Offshore experience is must.
  • Good leadership and communication skills.