We are looking for a Chief Officer for our Research Vessel R/V Skagerak.

We’re looking for a new Chief Officer to RV Skagerak. The duties include, but are not limited to, responsibility for the work on deck where you launch testing equipment by crane and/or winches as well as responsibility for bridge equipment and route planning.

We’re looking for Chief Mates with the right qualifications and a positive attitude. You must have the ability to cooperate with your colleagues and the students and researchers onboard. You must also have the ability to express yourself orally and in written in English. Previous experience from similar vessel and trade is a plus.

Documents required are:

  • COC as Chief Mate (minimum Class IV)
  • STCW-certificates: Basic Safety, Medical First Aid, Adv.FF
  • ECDIS Generic
  • Passport
  • Seaman’s book
  • Health certificate

These qualifications/attributes are beneficial but not mandatory:

  • Experience for manoeuvring vessels (research vessels, tugboats, fishing vessels, smaller offshore vessels etc)
  • A keen scientific interest

Does this sound interesting and you want to know more about the job? Please feel welcome to send your questions and your application to Mark your e-mail with which position you are applying for. We look forward to hear from you.