3rd Engineer

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Job Reference 1189211

Location Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Industry Oil & Gas - Offshore Oil

Function Other

Job Type Permanent

Date Added May 19, 2023

Airswift is seeking an 3rd Engineer to work on a permanent contract offshore with a major Oil & Gas Company.

  • Report to 2nd Engineer DP
  • Be familiar with and maintain awareness of the relevant Company requirements and where applicable, the latest industry codes and standards including statutory rules and regulations
  • Ensure all workspace activities are carried out in a consistent manner with Company policies and in accordance to Vessel Management Manual
  • Ensure safe and efficient operations of engine room machinery, during own duty watch
  • Ensure that DP engine room operations, if required, are carried out as per Company procedures
  • Ensure that the Asset Management Operative System (AMOS) is rigorously implemented, in order to survey, test and maintain all ship machinery/equipment, comprising Emergency and Safety systems
  • Carry out all analysis task for cooling water, sanitary water, diesel oil and oil for all equipment
  • Participate in bunkering/offloading of fuel/oil and the refuelling of vessels
  • Advise 2nd Engineer DP for efficient and timely ordering of spares for the equipment under own charge
  • Perform duties within the vessel emergency team as indicated in Emergency Preparedness Manual
  • Intervene and report to 2nd Engineer DP any unsafe act, unsafe working conditions, near misses and incidents/accidents
  • Ensure the Chief Engineer DP/2nd Engineer DP is informed immediately of any condition or incident that arises as per standing instruction
  • Ensure that no major action will be undertaken or executed without informing the Chief Engineer DP/2nd Engineer DP
  • Report to the 2nd Engineer DP or Chief Engineer DP any hazardous situation that goes beyond own intervention
  • Maintain the vessel in accordance with class and statutory legislation
  • Compliance with appropriate and applicable legislative requirements
  • Monitoring and prevent environmental pollution accordingly to MARPOL
  • Ensure safe and efficient operations and record Engine logbook of engine machinery during own duty watch
  • Take over the watch as per Company procedures
  • Take care of daily calculation of R.O.B.

  • STCW required certificates, National CoC Reg. III/1 and endorsement
  • Completion of all training and certifications as described in the Training Matrix
  • Dynamic Position Training as per Company Procedure
  • MOU stability course (where applicable)


Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients in STEM industries. We offer a turnkey workforce solution to acquire, mobilise and employ top talent in over 70 countries. With 800 employees in over 60 offices worldwide, 7,000 contractors and a candidate database of 1.5m specialists, our geographical reach and pool of available talent, experience and expertise is unmatched in the industry. We are proud to serve as a trusted advisor to clients looking to expand their operations internationally and offer employer of record services, payroll outsourcing, as well as HR consulting.

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