Over half a century
of hands-on experience

Chief Engineer


Due to expansion of our fleet we are currently looking for a:


The position

In this comprehensive role, you will be responsible for :

  • Implementing safety and environmental policy.
  • Motivating engine room crew.
  • Ensuring safe, reliable and proper operation of the vessel's machinery and equipment including the maintenance thereof through direct supervision including cargo related equipment gear.
  • Ensuring a safe working environment and safe working practices by all engine room crew.
  • Management of engine room crew.
  • Stimulating continuous improvement of professional skills of all Officers and Ratings in the engine room by passing on knowledge and experience.
  • Ensuring that the QMS is implemented and adhered to in engine room.
  • Appraising crewmembers.
  • Keeping the engine room in good condition and its overall appearance up to date.
  • Attending the daily morning meeting.
  • Following Master's orders.

The requirements

  • A Bachelor in Science degree in a maritime discipline.
  • Professional experience within the maritime industry with seagoing experience as (Chief) Engineer or Maritime Officer.
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of marine engineering and ship’s systems in particular and knowledge and affinity with the entire vessel operation in general.
  • A team player and cost-conscious organizer with authority, who feels responsible for ship, crew and cargo and who is able to represent the company internally and externally.
  • Cross culture awareness and good communication skills on different levels within the company.
  • Good people- and coaching skills.
  • Sound command of the English language (written and verbal).
  • Able to work in compliance with our Seatrade Standards.

The perspective

  • An all-round position within an international maritime environment with a market leader operating technically complicated and challenging vessels.
  • An attractive remuneration package.

If your personal profile meets our requirements, please send your CV and application letter to: Seaservices Groningen BV, Kor Wormmeester, Manager Crewing Resources, e-mail address: crewing@seatrade.nl Website: www.seatrade.nl

Our Seatrade Standards: