Marine Engineer

  • Island Queen Cruises
  • Miami, FL 33132, USA
  • Feb 12, 2019
Full time Engineering Installation-Maint-Repair

Job Description

  • Has detailed working knowledge of all ship’s systems and their proper maintenance: gangways, diesel, hydraulic, electrical, water (potable, raw, black, and gray), HVAC, fire suppression, communications, and navigation
  • Able to diagnose mechanical and electrical malfunctions, recommend proper remedies, and execute or direct repair of most vessel mechanical and electrical systems.
  • Schedule and execute preventive maintenance program on daily, weekly and monthly basis with the support of captains and management.
  • Recognize the need for and oversee or execute cleaning, painting, and maintenance.
  • Responsible for overall upkeep of the vessel and maintenance resources.
  • Fully able to execute diesel engine maintenance and repairs, oil changes/fuel filters/raw water impellers and pumps, starters, sea strainers, etc.
  • Maintain necessary tools, filters, and replacement parts on hand as needed.
  • Follow regulatory and company safety and pollution prevention policies and procedures.
  • Oversee or assist preparing the vessel for all USCG annual inspections and dry docks.
  • Attend and successfully complete shore side training as required by the company.
  • Maintain a professional demeanor and respond to questions from the general public in a professional and courteous manner.
  • Possess thorough knowledge of all company policies, procedures and Emergency Response Activities.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum experience or requirements:

  • Must pass random drug testing in accordance with Title 46 CFR 16.210.
  • Must possess or obtain TWIC (Transportation Worker Identification Card).
  • Must be available outside of regularly scheduled work hours when needed.
  • Must be fluent in English language, including the ability to read and write.
  • Must possess a High School diploma or equivalent, and completed credible postsecondary training in technical and mechanical subjects related to marine engineering.
  • Ability to collect and analyze data, define problems, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and have access to own vehicle.
  • Marine Engineering on large vessels, 5 years