Chief Engineer for RoRo

Jan 22, 2016 | | Say something
Chief Engineer for RoRo

Language: English (UK) Svenska

Working hours: Full-time

Working days: Flexible Shift Pattern

Application deadline: Continuous employment

Expected Start Date: Continuous employment

Location: Onboard employment /Sweden
Wallenius Lines is one of the world’s largest shipping companies within the RoRo segment. Together with partners, we control a fleet of more than 170 vessels having the whole world as our working field. Through our operating companies we provide transportation and logistics solutions for new vehicles – from factory to dealer. Sister company Wallenius Marine is responsible for ship management, technical service and newbuilding expertise for the Wallenius’ fleet, which employs some 1,000 Swedish and international crewmembers.

Chief Engineer

Our crews are invaluable assets to us and it is natural to provide the best onboard work environment possible for them. At Wallenius you will get good career planning opportunities and we see on the job training as a natural part of the working life. We have the philosophy that most things you do ashore you should be able to do onboard. Therefore, we were the world’s first international shipping company to install broadband onboard the vessels. All vessels also have workout gym and library.

The position as Chief Engineer includes an overall responsibility for the technical management of the vessels propulsion system as well as any other tecnically related matters onboard our vessels as well as a personnel responsibility for an engine crew of approximately 5-7 people. The work as Chief Engineer includes administrative office tasks as well as supervising work in the engine room. We are looking for a well-experienced person, with a few years background as Chief Engineer, who communicates and co-operates well internally as well as externally. Onboard our vessels our propulsion systems consist of MAN MC/ME and Sulzer RTA, Wärtsilä 32 and MAN STX

Requirements for the position:

  • Certificate: Chief Engineer/ Unlimited (certificate in accordande with the Swedish Transport Agency’s regulations)
  • Advanced Fire Fighting Certificate
  • Cooling Certificate (Certified competence to work with refrigeration systems, in accordance with Swedish governmental regulation)
  • Security Awareness Certificate
  • Good Leadership Abilities (Leading Business, Leading People, Leading Change/Development)
  • High level of Safety Awareness
  • Very good knowledge in English, verbal and written
  • Good IT- comprehension (MS Office, skills in the maintenance system STAR is considered an additional qualification)
  • Very good knowledge of ISM
  • Business Oriented Approach
  • Result Oriented
  • Good competence in Co-operation and Communication
  • Experience from Budget Preparation

(Additional requirements for sign on are: Medical Certificate for Seagoing Personnel, Seaman’s Discharge Book, Basic Safety Certificate, current visa: US Crew Visa and Australian Maritime Crew Visa)

Signing up with us means saying yes to an exciting, fun and diversified work career onboard our vessels

We anticipate openings for temporary positions as well as ordinary positions due to up-coming retirements.

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