Company: OSM Maritime Group
Skills: Ships Engineer
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Some College
Employment Type: Rotational Contractor
Location: Houston, Texas, 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.

Authorized to work in: US



Tasks and Responsibilities of Third Engineer include (but are not limited to):

  • Repairs and overhauls equipment onboard
  • Operates and maintains generator room
  • Operates various vessel machineries
  • Operates the ballast system and other liquid systems
  • Operates water maker and carry out the maintenance
  • Supervise the repairs and maintenance of vessel equipment
  • Keep daily log of ongoing engineering work
  • Any other duty as may be assigned from time to time by the 2nd Engineer
  • Carry out duties and responsibilities as laid down in the Shipboard Oil Pollution Emergency Plan (SOPEP)
  • To be familiar with all Company procedures, including the Safety Management System, applicable to his duties
  • Responsible for refusing unsafe work and for carrying out all work in accordance with the established safety standards and work practices.
  • Taking part in emergency and occupational onboard training such as, the use of self-contained breathing apparatus, firefighting, man overboard exercises, lifeboat launching, security drills and/or other training as applicable for the function
  • Wearing, inspecting and caring for required personal protective equipment.
  • Timely reporting of all observed vessel operational issues to the Bridge and Chief Engineer




  • Must have minimum 5+ years' experience, as an Engineer
  • Experience and qualifications should parallel with DP Vessel experience
  • Proven ability to lead teams with strong communication and leadership skills
  • Computer literate, basic knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet and email applications
  • BOSIET Training or Equivalent (OPITO approved)
  • Fluent both in spoken and written English
  • Knowledge of DP Vessel operations
  • STCW Reg. VI/1 Basic Training
  • STCW95 Reg. III/1 - Officer in Charge of an Engineering Watch OICEW
  • STCW Reg. V1-6 Security Training for Seafarers with Security Duties
  • STCW medical fitness certificate