Salvage Engineer

Job Responsibilities

  • As part of the mobile team, provide support to the Salvage Master/Project Manager at site.
  • When at base, assisting the technical manager and the operations manager in the selection of new salvage equipment and setting up the right maintenance procedures.
  • Maintaining company owned salvage equipment.
  • Sharing knowledge with other engineers about complex ship's systems.
  • Advising the salvage inspector and superintendent about how to break into existing ship's systems in order to use them during the salvage operation.
  • Producing reports about the actions taken to get systems operational again. As you can expect from a leading international maritime service company, you will work with state-of-the-art equipment.

To make your mark as a salvage engineer with SMIT Salvage, you will need a flexible approach; you never know when or where your next project will be. You adapt easily to working with different teams and you are fully proficient in English. Of course, you are happy to work irregular hours and to spend longer periods of time abroad. In addition, you have:

  • A degree as Marine Engineer and holder of a COC certificate.
  • Worked for at least 5 years on modern (merchant) ships.
  • Preferably experience with a range of different types of vessels and engine-room plants.
  • Willingness to work on weekends and public holidays frequently, with OT and allowances compensated.
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