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Chief Engineer Harbor Tugs (temporarily)


Our clients are harbor towage companies in Europe. Operating area is Europe.

Self employed engineers as well as retired engineers are also invited to apply.

Duration / rotation

1 or 2 weeks on/off

Tasks and Responsibilities
  • to execute the safety- and environmental policy on board;
  • head of department for the engineering equipment;
  • responsible for the safety, administration, maintenance and repairs of all permanently installed equipment on board the vessel, together with the safe and efficient use of the manpower available;
  • contributes to the objective that the ship is always available to be deployed in a safe and efficient manner;
  • to execute the safety- and environmental policy on board;
  • responsible for all technical activities;
  • to manage the vessels technical administration and manuals;
  • to manage the Planned Maintenance System;
  • the management of the technical stores, goods and tools and the correct storage or processing of incoming supplies;
  • the environmentally correct processing of waste products;
  • should lead by example by wearing appropriate PPE and comply with safety practices and procedures at all times;
  • reporting to the technical superintendent;
  • operating the winches during harbour towage operations.

  • Fluency in Dutch and English, both spoken and written;
  • Knowledge of German language is nice to have, but not required;
  • Valid Certificate of Competence for Chief engineer all ships or Contracting material up to 200 nautical miles from coast;
  • All required STCW certificates and courses for the position;
  • Valid seafarer medical health certificate;
  • Some experience with ASD tugs or willing to learn it on the job;
  • Knowledge of international regulations like ISM, MARPOL and MLC;
  • Embrace and uphold the very essence of responsibility, commitment, accountability and safety.

Kim van der Linden
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