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1st Engineer - Permanent - General (Europe)

We are acutally searching for an Engineer for our

SV Rhea:
14.09.2019- 13.10.2019

Sailing-Classics is looking for a new team member to build up steady work relationship based on scheduled rotations. We are looking for candidate s with relevant experience, social skills and the ambition to grow with our company.

Main Tasks:
As engineer you are in charge for all technical items on board, amongst others: the main-engine, outboard-engines, all generators, pumps, all electronics, air-condition, refrigeration, general reparations and maintenance. During daily operations you will be working largely independently. You organize and supervise the crew in all maintenance related items, but you also need to be capable to help and understand the routines on deck during maneuvers. Work close together with the captain to organize the general daily maintenance, to order spare parts in advance and plan shipyard- and maintenance-periods in advance, and have good administration and communication with ship and shore.

• Contact with guests
• Tender driving with guests and crew
• Anchor watches according to schedule
• Handling sails, anchors, ropes, fenders for mooring, etc.
• Cleaning deck, hull, tenders, and the whole vessels’ exterior.
• Organize and clean up engine room, general maintenance all vessel
• Maintenance all technical systems on board; main-engine, outboard-engines, all generators, all pumps, all electronics, air-condition, refrigeration, fresh-, grey-, and Blackwater systems, general reparations and maintenance.
• Depending on the captain in charge and the crew on board your will be amongst others:
• Organize and supervise crew in all technical maintenance tasks
• Organize and order spare parts and tools, and have good administration
• Organize and planning maintenance during shipyards
• In consultation with captain outsource technical jobs/reparations when necessary
• Working with maintenance computer program MARAD
• Assisting in the galley, in service, with shopping when necessary
• Assisting service crew with luggage from guests to bring to their cabins.
• Maintenance of all deck equipment, all vessel
• Painting and varnishing
• Working with maintenance computer program MARAD from Marasoft
• Training and drills with safety equipment
• Know your task on the muster list
• Make suggestions for improvements, notify captain about complaints
• Notify captain what you do, when going on break or to shore
• Be present during the introductions and farewells of our guests.

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  • Crew position1st Engineer

  • Type of workPermanent

  • Availability 14 Sep 2019 until 13 Oct 2019

  • Expenses to/from vesselPaid by skipper / boat owner

  • Expenses onboardPaid by skipper / boat owner

  • Team / SoloNot important

  • InterviewPhone interview
    We will arrange a date and time that is convenient for us both

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  • TypeSailing Yacht

  • Make/modelClassic

  • Length54 metres

  • Berth0

  • Sailing from General (Europe)

  • Sailing to General (Caribbean)

  • Language spoke aboardEnglish

  • Boat descriptionOur Ships: Kairos (38m, sailing since 2007) is Schooner-rigged; Chronos (54 m, 2013) Wishbone ketch, and Rhea (54m, 2017) Wishbone ketch. All vessels have a fisherman and are newly built at Ark Yachts shipyard in Turkey in the style of classic yachts. The vessels are certified as Dutch commercial cruising vessels, and sail under class survey. We operate year-round (approx. 15 days annual maintenance), cruising the Mediterranean in summers and the Caribbean in winters. One ship usually stops the Atlantic islands during the Atlantic crossings. Kairos Crew (6 pax): Captain, First Mate, Engineer, Bosun, Chef, 2 x Steward (ess) Chronos & Rhea Crew (9-10 pax): Captain, First Mate, Engineer, Bosun, Deckhand, Chef, 3 x Steward (ess), Host

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  • Age0

  • Sea Miles

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