Marine Scotland

Vacancy – Second Engineer (closing date 26 February 2018)

January 29, 2018 by No Comments

We are currently seeking applications for a Second Engineer within Marine Scotland based on board our Marine Protection and Marine Research Vessels. This is a permanent and pensionable appointment and new entrants will normally start on the minimum of the pay range. Candidates with a disability who meet the essential criteria below will be invited to the assessments.

Qualifications Required
As a minimum, candidates must hold a Class 1 (Motor) Unlimited Certificate and must also be certificated in all respects to meet the requirements of STCW (as amended); Knowledge of diesel electric propulsion systems may also be an advantage. Other qualifications equivalent to these may also be acceptable, if you are in any doubt please contact the Resourcing Officer named at the end of this advert to discuss.

Essential Criteria
1. Recent experience of being a sea going Second Engineer, and can demonstrate the ability to work to high standards in all marine engineering disciplines.
2. Experience of carrying out planned maintenance and running repairs to ensure the vessel is maintained to Flag and Class Standards by ensuring adherence to the Safety Management System.
3. Ability to work with minimal supervision in a small team to ensure the safe and effective running of the vessel.
4. Ability to deputise for the Chief Engineer.

For further information on this vacancy please download and review the “Person Specification and Further Information for Job Applicants” which you will find below. To apply, you must fully complete and submit an online application via this website before the closing date.

To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Caroline Hutton or at 0131 244 4194.

If you experience any difficulties accessing our website or completing the online application form, please contact the Resourcing Team on 0131 244 5175 or via

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