Assist the Chief Engineer in all vessel technical operations / tasks and has whatever authority the Chief Engineer delegates upon him / her.
- Carry out watch keeping duties and related maintenance / tasks as required by the PMS and instructed by the Chief
- Assist the Chief Engineer and learn all aspects of his duties with a view to eventual promotio;
- Replaces the Chief Engineer if the Chief Engineer is not on board or is not any more in capacity to ensure his duty;
- Allocate duties to the junior engineers and oilers;
- Committed to Safety and Company Procedures in all tasks ;
-Train engineer cadets and ratings .