State/Area: Louisiana

Regional Area: New Orleans Metro Area

Primary Background: Crew

Secondary Background: Crew

Job Number: JN -092017-80


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2nd & 3rd Assistant Engineer Responsibilities

In the critical position of 2nd Assistant Engineer you are responsible for supervising the operation of the engine department, including machinery maintenance of refrigeration systems and main engines. You will prepare the engine room of the merchant vessel for arrival, departure, and standby. You will oversee overhauls of engine machinery and supervise repairs. Additionally, you will assist the Chief Engineer and supervise the operational engineers and crew of the engine room.

As a 3rd Assistant Engineer, depending upon the ship, you are the engine officer directing and performing the machinery maintenance of boilers, fuel, feed pumps, auxiliary engines, incinerators, air compressors, and combustion.

Ask us about the CLS rotation schedule during the sailing season.

2nd Assistant Engineer and 3rd Assistant Engineer Certifications

1. MMC with current dates.

2. 3rd or 2nd Asst. Engineer-Unlimited rating with OICEW endorsement on License along with your Basic Safety Training and VPDSD.

3. Current USCG Medical Certificate with valid National and STCW dates.

4. Water Survival must be the T-HUET(Tropical Huet for client) or BOSIET

5. Rigging cert (API-RP-2D standard)

6. USCG Physical & Drug screen current or will be taken upon qualification.


8. Safegulf

9. Flag State License and Seaman's Book current or ability to apply for documents.

Apply for 2nd Assistant Engineer Jobs and 3rd Assistant Engineer Jobs Through CLS Today!

If you are interested in a fun, challenging position and your experience meets the qualifications listed, please apply to be a 2nd or 3rd Assistant Engineer today by emailing your resume to [email protected] A member of our Recruiting team will contact applicants with relevant experience and qualifications for the position.