Job Opportunities

Able Seafarer Engine
Start Date: Immediate
Term: Permanent

Description
Applications are invited for the position of Able Seafarer Engine within the Serco NorthLink Ferries fleet. Applicants are reminded that you may be appointed to any vessel within the fleet.

Context/Job Purpose
The Able Seafarer Engine is responsible to the engineer officer of the watch to assist with the safe and efficient running of the ships machinery. While on board the vessel this person will ensure that all work and emergency duties are carried out in accordance with the guidelines contained in: Company Management Manual, Code of Safe Working Practice, SOLAS and MARPOL Regulations and Shipboard Oil Pollution Emergency Plan.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Keep the engine room spaces free of all dirt and debris
  • Note the amount of rubbish transferred to shoreside in the appropriate place
  • Maintenance and repair of all parts of the ship as required.
  • Clean down and paint areas as directed by the second engineer
  • Assist the engineer officers with their maintenance tasks
  • Ensure correct stowage of tools and materials as appropriate
  • Any other duties as directed by the Chief Engineer or Second Engineer

Minimum Certification

  • Engine watch rating certificate
  • STCW ’95 Basic Safety Training
  • Valid ENG1 Medical
  • Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boat
  • Advanced Fire Fighting

For more information or to apply:
Serco Ferries (HR) Limited
Jamieson’s Quay
ABERDEEN
AB11 5NP
Email – lorna.smith@northlinkferries.co.uk

Closing Date for Applications 29 May 2015

Serco Ferries (Guernsey) Crewing Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer


Electro-Technical Officer (ETO) Vacancy
Start Date: Immediate
Term: Permanent

Description
A challenging and rewarding opportunity exists for a highly motivated Electro-Technical Officer (ETO) within the NorthLink Ferries fleet.

Context/Job Purpose
The ETO is responsible for working under the direction of the Chief Engineer to ensure all electrical and technical areas of the vessel are kept clean and in good operating condition at all times. The ETO also ensures that preventative maintenance is carried out in order to reduce repair and maintenance costs.

Minimum Certification

  • Valid ENG1 medical
  • 4 STCW Basic Safety Training Courses
  • STCW Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boat
  • STCW Advanced Fire Fighting
  • ETO CoC highly desirable

Knowledge and Duties

  • Maintenance and repair of spare parts for the ship.
  • Maintain an adequate stock of spare parts on board the ship and communicate to the Chief Engineer when stock items are depleted or other items are required.
  • Attend the machinery control room during all standby situations, unless instructed otherwise by the Chief Engineer.
  • Keep routine records of; battery S.G., insulation readings and supplementary light fitting battery changes.
  • Any other duties as required by the Chief Engineer

For more information or to apply:
Serco Ferries (HR) Limited
Jamieson’s Quay
ABERDEEN
AB11 5NP
Email – lorna.smith@northlinkferries.co.uk

Closing Date for Applications Friday 29 May 2015

Serco Ferries (Guernsey) Crewing Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer


 

Third Officer
Start Date: Immediate
Term: Permanent

Description
Applications are invited for the position of Third Officer within the Serco NorthLink Ferries fleet. Applicants are reminded that you may be appointed to any vessel within the fleet.

Context/Job Purpose
The Third Officer is responsible to the Master during bridge watch keeping; ensuring that statutory and company regulations are complied with at all times. During periods as Loading Officer the Third Officer is responsible to the Chief Officer for the safe conduct of cargo operations. During Bridge Watchkeeping and Loading Officer duties the Third Officer has functional authority over the Deck crew assigned to the watch

Duties and Responsibilities

  • In charge of Navigational watch
  • Responsible for the vehicle deck whilst loading and discharging cargo
  • Ensuring charts and corrections are up to date
  • Partaking in boat and fire drills as per muster list
  • Ensuring all L.S.A and F.F.A are in good working order

Minimum Certification

  • STCW ’95 Basic Safety Training
  • Valid ENG1 Medical
  • Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boat
  • Advanced Fire Fighting
  • OOW Certificate of Competency

Desirable Certification

  • Chief Mate Certificate of Competency

For more information or to apply:
Serco Ferries (HR) Limited
Jamieson’s Quay
ABERDEEN
AB11 5NP
Email – lorna.smith@northlinkferries.co.uk

Closing Date for Applications 22 May 2015

Serco Ferries (Guernsey) Crewing Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer


Are you interested in working with NorthLink Ferries?

Serco Ferries (Guernsey) Crewing Limited are currently recruiting for:

  • Passenger Services
  • Chefs
  • Deck Officers
  • Deck Ratings
  • Engineer Officers
  • Engineer Ratings
  • Electro-Technical Officer (ETO)

To apply please complete and return an application form to: recruitment@northlinkferries.co.uk

To download an application form in Word Format please click here.

Closing date for applications is 30 May 2015

Serco Ferries (Guernsey) Crewing Limited is an equal opportunities employer