Job description

3rd Engineer – Expedition vessel
Vessel MV Hondius

Oceanwide Expeditions is specialized in small scale expedition cruises to the otherworldly polar regions. With a fleet of ice-strengthened vessels we offer our passengers unique expeditions to the Antarctic and the Arctic.

Oceanwide Marine Services is the ship operator of the Oceanwide Expeditions Group. Our tours are constantly modified to guarantee the intended quality of our voyages. For an impression of our expedition vessels please visit: Click here

We are seeking a 3rd Engineer who aspires to a career in these special sailing areas. 

As 3rd Engineer, you are assigned to engine control room watch duties. You assist by monitoring the safe and proper operation of all machinery and equipment in the engine room.

Job requirements

  • A minimum of 2 years experience as 3rd Engineer, preferably on vessels with conventional engine types. Experience on passenger vessels is an advantage. 
  • Certificate of Competency Officer in charge of an engineering watch III/1
  • Good command of both spoken and written English
  • Experience with conventional engine types
  • Ability to work in a multicultural environment
  • Hands-on mentality

All persons onboard are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19.

Our offer

  • Starting date: 15 November 2021 in Montevideo, Uruguay.
  • Duration 3 months 
  • Long term commitment in rotation schedule
  • Exceptional sailing area’s

Company description

Oceanwide Marine Services is the ship operator of the Oceanwide Expeditions Group

Oceanwide Marine Services operates with private and chartered expedition vessels and is responsible for the management and operations on board. All voyages have been carefully prepared and developed (routing, regulations, provisioning, crewing, excursions etc.) and are empathic to the natural conditions of the areas concerned and therefore unique in their design.

Even though Oceanwide Expeditions was founded in 1996, we look back at 32+ years of experience in expedition cruising with a thorough knowledge of the areas visited. The Dutch Plancius Foundation (1981-1996) was the predecessor of Oceanwide Expeditions. Our tours are constantly modified to guarantee the intended quality of our voyages.

For an impression of our expedition vessels, use this link

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