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Staff Chief Engineer

Engineer  / Naval Architect
Employment type
Full Time
  • Rank: Staff Chief Engineer
  • Employment Type: Permanent
  • Joining Date: Jun 30, 2022
  • Type of Vessel: Passenger Ship
  • Engine Details: MAN 9L32/44 CR
  • DWT / GRT: 58119

We are looking for experienced Staff Chief Engineer ready to work in Saga Cruises

Embarkation ASAP

Salary in GBP/per month worked

Contract 3 months +/-1


Licence / Qualification requirements;

Required – Chief Engineer Unlimited

Line Manager;

Chief Engineer

Direct Reports;


  • Daywork Engineer
  • Senior 2nd Engineer
  • 2nd Engineer
  • 3rd Engineer
  • 4th Engineer
  • Incinerator Operator
  • Chief Mechanic
  • Engine Ratings

Responsibilities as per V.Ships S&QMS;

He is in all respects, the Chief Engineer’s deputy, 2nd in charge of the technical department and one of the Ship’s Senior Officer.

As such, he is to familiarise himself with the duties of the Chief Engineer and at all times to monitor closely the technical operation of the ship and any other relevant matters.

In the event that the Chief Engineer is incapacitated, the Staff Engineer will temporarily assume charge of the Technical department until such time as the Chief Engineer can either resume control or he is relieved.

He is responsible to the Chief Engineer for the efficiency and maintenance of all machinery within the main and auxiliary engine room spaces.

He is responsible to the Chief Engineer for the cleanliness of the machinery spaces and their cosmetic appearance.

He is responsible to the Chief Engineer for the discipline and control of all Engine Room Staff assigned to the maintenance and operation of the Engine Room.

Technical Department Responsibility 1 - Deputy Safety Officer

The Deputy Safety Officer assists the Safety Officer with regard to the ship’s safety and

particularly for engine room and other technical space safety standards.

Deck Department Responsibility 5 - Safety Maintenance (with Safety Officer)

Responsibility for:

The implementation of the Planned Maintenance System and the effective repair and maintenance of all fire fighting equipment and lifesaving appliances and other safety equipment.

Any task assigned by the Chief Engineer.

To assist the following with their responsibilities as per V.Ships S&QMS;


Additional Duties

Marioff high fog system in machinery spaces

V.Ships Crew

V.Ships Crew

V. Group is the leading global maritime agency with a pool of 44,000 active seafarers and approximately 3,000 shore colleagues. We represent in excess of 300 global client businesses who have engaged our management services for around 1,000 vessels.

At V. Group, our ambition is straightforward - to drive the transformation of our industry and to be the leading global provider of marine crew supply/management services.

Our values comprise of ‘five C’s’: we Care, we Collaborate, we Challenge, we are Consistent, and we Commit and Deliver, these values are central to our business and remain embedded in to our service output.

We aim to be an industry leader, challenging the parameters of best practice and shaping the future of Marine Operations.

As a strictly compliant global leader in marine services, V. Group will not request any fees or compensation for our services from seafarers. Please be aware of any illegal recruitment services and crewing representatives attempting to act on our behalf.

Number of Employees
Founded in 1984
For general information about careers at: V.Ships Crew contact
Angelica Nicola Medina


1st Floor, 63 Queen Victoria Street
London, United Kingdom