Cruise Whitsundays is the winner of QLD's best large Tourism & Transport Operator in 2014 and operates day cruises to the Great Barrier Reef, the famous Whitehaven Beach and connections to island resorts throughout the 74 islands of the Whitsundays.
At Cruise Whitsundays the focus is on quality, safety and of course, having fun! With modern, state of the art vessels and facilities, rigorous staff training and customer focus the company is setting new standards in the region.
About the Opportunity
Cruise Whitsundays is seeking a Full-Time Marine Engineer (MED I) to join the team. The successful candidate will, through relevant procedures, be responsible to maintain the safe mechanical operation of vessels ensuring all repairs are conducted safely and efficiently.
- Perform daily engine & machinery checks on assigned vessels
- Alongside the Master, management and safe operations of the vessel in accordance with policies and procedures
- Diagnose system problems as and when they occur
- Ensure all maintenance requirements and ramifications are recorded
- Coordinate and maintain effective vessel preventative maintenance programs
- Accurately maintain logs and work orders through to job completion and sign off
- Assist with securing vessels at the various marinas and island jetties
- Be involved in safety drill practices as required by the Master
- Assist with guest experience duties including meeting and greeting of guests
- Experienced Marine Engineer with MED I qualification (preferably within the Marine Tourism industry)
- Current First Aid Certificate, with AED and O2
- High level of marine engine and system knowledge
- Experience in conducting risk assessments and introducing practical safety measures
- Excellent customer service skills ensuring to meet the guest expectations
- Experience with high speed vessels
- Excellent ability to manage time and have strong organisational skills
- Ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team
- Excellent communication and problem solving skills with customer service resolution skill
To submit your application for this exciting role please answer the corresponding questions and attach a copy of your resume detailing your suitability for the role.