Second Engineer on a yacht (<3000gt <6000kw) - Recruitment and Placement Agency
Second Engineer (<3000gt <6000kw) works with the Chief Engineer on board the yacht and assists him/her. This position requires a perfect knowledge of engine room safety procedures, excellent engine repair and overhaul skills. A great knowledge of onboard systems is also important.
The Second Engineer will be responsible for the cleanness, maintenance and upkeep of the engine room. Training and MCA Y2 - Y4 license is required. Significant experience of many years is also required.
Job responsibilities of the Second Engineer on a yacht
Safety in the engine room
Control of cleanness and maintenance in the engine room
Use onboard systems
Engine overhaul and maintenance
Skills required from the Second Engineer
Knowledge of the main systems on board: diesel, refrigeration, air conditioning, sanitation, electronics, versatility is required
Ability to work and develop in a team
Flexible and adaptable
Organising and planning of engine maintenance and repairs