Chief Engineer

Duties of Job:

  • Responsible for maintaining all machinery on board the fishing vessel
  • Refueling while in port
  • Fix any broken machinery if possible
  • Practice preventive maintenance
  • Maintain detailed logbook for all machinery for service and maintenance
  • Log engine hours and fuel consumptions for all engines for service purposes
  • Report any machinery problems to the Captain
  • Keep engine room clean and in good running order
  • Change oil, fuel filter and air filter on all equipment
  • Be conscious of not discharging any pollutants into state and federal waters

Training and Licenses: Minimum 500-ton Uninspected Fishing license and high school diploma or equivalent