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Assistant Marine Section Leader

Assistant Marine Section Leader (Assistant Barge Engineer, Chief Officer)

WHAT DOES THE WORK CONSIST OF?

The person assists and ensures that marine related activities are carried out in accordance with applicable rules and regulations, terms of contract and industry practices. Within the area of responsibilities are: records or hazardous products, lifting equipment and operations, control room activity, dynamic positioning, anchor handling, stability, hull maintenance, helicopter operations, certain emergency response roles.

WHAT DO I NEED TO KNOW TO HOLD THE POSITION?

In order to hold this position, you must have the following:
- Certificate of competency STCW II/2 (unlimited)
- Certificate of competency as Unit Security Officer according to the International Ship and Port Security Code part A and B
- GMDSS certificate
- If on a floating unit: Full Dynamic Positioning Operator’s certificate issued by the Nautical Institute or equivalent.

HOW DO I GET THERE?

The position is a trainee position. You can apply for the position if you have a maritime background and hold the required certificates. Offshore experience is not a prerequisite.
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Marine Section Leader (Barge Engineer, Chief Officer)

WHAT DOES THE WORK CONSIST OF?

The person is the overall responsible for the Marine Section and answers directly to the OIM. The Marine Section Leader assists the OIM in all marine matters related to the operation of the rig including, but not limited, to: Dynamic Positioning and anchor handling; lifting operations; radio and rescue equipment; stability; maintenance of hull, superstructure and marine equipment; stability; helicopter operations; tanks and confined spaces; logbooks and operational compliance; training of marine personnel; certain emergency response roles.

WHAT DO I NEED TO KNOW TO HOLD THE POSITION?

In order to hold this position, you must have the following:
- Certificate of competency STCW II/2 (unlimited)
- Certificate of competency as Unit Security Officer according to the International Ship and Port security Code part A and B
- GMDSS certificate
- If on a floating unit: Full Dynamic Positioning Operator’s certificate issued by the Nautical Institute or equivalent
- Minimum 3 years experience in offshore drilling.

HOW DO I GET THERE?

You start your career in the maritime industry where you obtain the required marine certificates. Most often you will start out as Assistant Marine Section Leader and progress from there.
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