Sealord is a global
seafood enterprise with a world-wide fishing, processing and marketing network.
Sealord retains its home base in New Zealand and has led the seafood industry
in the careful and sustainable management of fish and seafood resources.
About the role:
The Chief Engineer will
manage the mechanical and electrical performance of the vessel's propulsion,
fishing, processing and ancillary systems, and will lead and manage the
engineering crew. The role will also ensure all engineering functions are
undertaken in compliance with OSH, MNZ, DNV, MPI requirements. Trips will be
between two weeks on a trip on - trip off basis.
Who we are looking for
You will have a minimum
MEC 4 ticket or equivalent with good machining and general engineering skills
with a strong commitment to Health and Safety. This role will also require you
to have sound knowledge of PLC controlled equipment and electrical problem
solving skills. You will be committed to preventative maintenance systems and
maintain a sound knowledge of internal and external trends pertaining to marine
As a member of the
senior crew, you will have proven experience in people management skills and a
keen ability to build effective working relationships.
You will be comfortable
working in a demanding environment, using your multitasking abilities, adapting
to new situations quickly and exercising sound judgement. You'll also need to
have plenty of energy, a can do attitude and the desire to focus on
problem-solving where required.
What we are offering
We invest in our
employees with ongoing coaching and career development as well as succession
planning and promotion from within. We have a performance based culture and
pride ourselves on reward and recognition initiatives that recognise top talent
and outstanding performance.
If you feel this is the
role for you, or you are interested in any possible Chief Engineer roles within
our existing fleet that may become available following crew movements, please
submit your covering letter and CV by following the application steps and feel
free to visit our careers page http://www.sealord.com/nz/careers/ to see more
If this opportunity appeals and you have current entitlement to
live and work in New Zealand, please apply online at www.sealord.com/careers
attaching your CV and cover letter.
Applications close Thursday, 10 January 2019.