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Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 NC (MED 2) at SeaLink
Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 NC (MED 2)
Groote Eylandt, NT
SeaLink NT welcomes applications for a Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 NC position with our ferry operation from Groote Eylandt. The position is a full-time permanent role.
The successful candidate will be based on Groote Eylandt or is willing to relocate, accommodation arrangements are negotiable. You will be joining a small and committed team who aim to provide a safe and reliable transport link for the local indigenous community. The ordinary working hours will be Monday to Friday.
Able to perform under pressure
Excellent interpersonal skills, able to relate to passengers from a variety of backgrounds and provide assistance
Good trouble shooting skills
Strong work ethics and 'Can Do' Attitude
Able to work flexible hours
Be well presented at all times
These attributes will be complimented by experience and skills in the following areas:
Marine Engine Driver grade 2 NC qualification or higher
Solid mechanical background
Knowledge of safety and maritime obligations
Senior First Aid and Resuscitation Qualification
Proven track record of excellent customer service
Strong verbal communication skills
Experience in the tourism industry well regarded
About the role
The MED role plays a pivotal role in the day to day safe and efficient operation of our vessels. This role is responsible for all mechanical equipment, as well as pre-starts, shut downs, and daily maintenance. Clear communication, physical fitness and the ability to follow instructions and safety guidelines is paramount in this role.
Working in close conjunction with all crew, duties will include:
The re-fueling of vessel in safe manner
Assist Master in conducting safety drills
Daily checks and maintenance
Complete daily Engineering log and report defects
Assist with the safe, efficient and timely boarding and disembarkation of all passengers.
Assist with cleaning duties at the end of shift
In the this role you will also be requested to cover Deckhand shifts from time to time.
If this sounds like your dream job, we encourage you to apply!