Chief Engineer

Core Group
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
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Company: Core Group
Skills: Ships Engineer
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Charleston, South Carolina, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Located in region: North America

Core Group Resources ( is the Americas leading maritime & offshore recruitment company. Founded by a licensed mariner who has offshore experience, Core Group Resources expertise is unmatched in the marine offshore market for executive search, staffing, and expertise identification. For more information contact us 281 347 4700. We are currently in the market for the following:


Job Title

Chief Engineer


Charleston, SC


Job Summary:

The perfect candidate for this role will be able to be responsible for the overall engine maintenance of the tug and barge vessel.



  • Responsible for reporting to the captain when all engines have been serviced and are ready for operation
  • Be sure the raw water-cooling pumps are running correctly
  • Be sure that there is enough fuel and water in the tanks before departing
  • Oversee the operation and maintenance of all propulsion and electrical systems on the vessel
  • Keep track of fuel consumption


Qualifications/ Certifications:

  • Must complete the USCG 2692 for accidents and/or injuries
  • TWIC
  • USCG Chief Engineer License
  • Lifeboatman
  • Medical First Aid Provider
  • STCW Medical Certificate
  • Advanced Firefighting
  • International Certificate of Vaccination Travel Booklet
  • Vessel Personnel with Designated Security Duties
  • Engine Room Resource Management and Application
  • HELM


  • Management of Electrical and Electronic Control Equipment


  • Refrigerant certification


  • Confined Space/ Hazard Awareness


  • Right to know/Hazcom