1st Engineer

Subsea 7

Vacancy information

We are now recruiting for 1st Engineer to work on our upcoming project

This will be a Day Rate based position .



Responsible to the Chief Engineer for the control, daily operations, maintenance and repair of the mechanical installations onboard the vessel, using the manpower available to maintain the vessel in a fit and seaworthy condition to perform her duties.

 All personnel are expected to adhere to the HSEQ culture within Subsea 7 and ensure familiarity with and adherence to local HSEQ codes and practices.

 All personnel are also expected to adhere to the culture of ethics and integrity within Subsea 7 and ensure familiarity with and adherence to our Code of Conduct.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Understudy to the Chief Engineer
  • Engine room watch keeping officer
  • Providing assistance to Deck Operations and Maintenance as directed by the Chief Engineer.
  • Bunkering the vessel
  • Assist Chief Engineer in the safe running of the Technical Department
  • Operation and maintenance of the ship’s technical equipment according to established operational and planned maintenance procedures.
  • Ensuring implementation and improvement of the planned maintenance systems of the vessel mechanical equipment and assist survey/inspection planning with respect to inspection and verification of items of plant, to maintain the vessel’s class and other certification requirements.
  • Training and familiarisation of all Engineers, Mechanics and Motormen.
  • Assist Chief Engineer in providing support to the Master in conducting Shipboard Management Review in accordance with the ISM Code
  • Understand the interface relationship between marine and project personnel


Key Requirements:

  • STCW 95 (A-III/2) Certificate of Competency (STCW 2nd Engineeer Unlimited) meeting legislative requirements of the Flag State
  • Experience of more than “3” years as independent watch keeping officer including “1” year as 2nd Engineer.
  • Experience on any similar types and size of vessel. For Example: Rigid Pipelay/ Heavy lift, Diving , Renewables & Heavy lifting , Construction / Vertical Flex-lay and Construction/ Horizontal Flex-lay .
  • High voltage qualification for service in designated high voltage vessels.
  • New recruits to the Company should have a minimum of “1” year’s rank experience.
  • Strong coordination, organisation and liaison skills with the ability to seek and gain consensus solutions to complex issues.


To apply for this job please visit careers.subsea7.com.