Tug Engineer

Job Responsibilities

  • Maintaining operational standards of all machinery, ensuring peak performance at all times.

  • Conducting maintenance and repair tasks on marine equipment, including emergency interventions, while adhering to prescribed maintenance protocols.

  • Providing detailed maintenance and operational reports to support informed decision-making.

  • Promptly identifying and reporting operational defects to facilitate swift resolutions.

  • Upholding Svitzer's policies and statutory obligations, prioritizing quality assurance and safety protocols.

  • Engaging in ongoing safety, skills, and competency training, contributing to a culture of continuous improvement.

  • Collaborating with fellow crew members, providing assistance on deck as needed.

  • Monitoring and enforcing work health and safety standards, promoting a culture of safety excellence.

  • Contributing to operational enhancements through proactive participation in improvement initiatives.

  • Ensuring compliance with environmental regulations in day-to-day operations.-

  • A minimum Engineer Class 3 Near Coastal Certificate of Competency or higher, along with certifications in Provide First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

  • A current AMSA Medical applicable to your Certificate of Competency

  • A valid MSIC or 'Job Ready' MSIC Application (or proof of ability to obtain)

  • Previous experience in towage operations will be highly advantageous, showcasing your familiarity with vessel operations and industry best practices

  • Demonstrated alignment with our culture of respect, integrity, safety, and excellence, both in your professional conduct and personal ethos

  • A collaborative spirit, with the ability to work effectively within a team and foster strong relationships with external clients

  • Proven capacity to perform under pressure, particularly during emergency scenarios

  • Strong attention to detail and ability to effectively prioritise tasks

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, enabling clear and concise conveyance of information

  • Proficiency in problem-solving and fault-finding, coupled with a proactive approach to addressing challenges

  • The right to live and work in Australia

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