Engineering Officer of the Watch (EOOW)/Motorman

Posted 3 months ago

Ably Resources are currently looking for an Engineering Officer of the Watch (EOOW)/Motorman for one of our offshore clients. You should have around 2 years’ experience in rank to be considered.

You’ll contribute to a safe engineering watch in a manned engine-room or designated to perform duties in a periodically unmanned engine-room. Perform the marine engineering function at support level as indicated in regulation III/4 and/or III/5. Execute the assigned work tasks within the frame of own responsibilities and/or qualifications. You’ll be required to maintain safe working practices, report to the Engineer on watch and execute your assigned tasks in an agreed timeframe.

Your tasks as an EOOW/Motorman are diverse and as such you will have the opportunity to use and develop your problem-solving skills in a wide range of scenarios.

As an EOOW, Motorman, you are responsible for:

• The safe and efficient completion of the duties required by the Chief / Second Engineer’s standing Work Routines, planned maintenance jobs, operational duties, and general maintenance of the parts of the vessel managed by the Chief / Second Engineer including cleaning, painting and greasing.

• Carrying out Engine Room watch keeping duties as directed.

• Carrying out Engine Room fire and safety patrols as directed.

• Assisting in the maintenance of all Engine Room firefighting and safety equipment as directed by the Second Engineer.

• Attending all statutory fire and safety drills on board.

To be considered for this role, you must have the following certification.


• STCW Elementary First Aid

• STCW Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting

• STCW Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities

• STCW Personal Survival Techniques

• STCW Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats

• STCW Seafarers with Designated Security Duties

• STCW Advanced Firefighting

• STCW Fast Rescue Boats

• Engine Room Watch Rating Certificate

If interested, please get in touch with and enclose your current CV.

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