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Chief Engineer - Seaward Services

Company: Hornblower Group
Location: New Haven
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

City Experiences is seeking a Chief Engineer for our Seaward Services operation.

About You

This person will be adaptable, dynamic, and embody City Experiences' RESPECT Service System.

About The Opportunity

The Chief Engineer will support the safe operation of a Military High Speed Transport Vessel in fashion that will promote and maintain the utmost integrity and the highest standard of customer service within the industry, while being responsible for the proper daily operation, maintenance, and safety of all engine department machinery, equipment, and engineering spaces.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, and maintain quality-working relationships with other employees and the public during the course of work
  • Establish and execute complex oral and written instructions and to apply available guidelines to various situations, and to carry on more than one function at a time in an environment subject to many distractions
  • Must be computer literate in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel and shipboard maintenance software (Sinex Solutions, Inc,)
  • Possess and demonstrate superior mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, electronic and other skills exercised in engineering management of a large motor vessel
  • Logically and independently plan, organize, and complete work assignments.
  • Ability to use analytical, problem-solving, critical thinking and decision-making skills along with discretion, to plan, organize and execute innovative solutions to engineering problems.
  • Evidence of ability to bring increased value to task through efficiencies and cost-control
  • Excellent career record in the marine industry
  • Know location and safe operation of all safety equipment, including fire extinguishers, fire and bilge pumps, fire hoses, lifejacket lockers, emergency lighting, first aid supplies and rescue equipment.
  • Plan and organize and to meet rigid schedules and demanding time-lines.
    Requirements & Qualifications
    • Must have ten (10) years' experience as marine engineer, demonstrating ability to handle increasing levels of responsibility
    • High Speed passenger vessel experience preferred
    • Water Jet Experience preferred
    • Current or Prior MSC Training a plus
    • Maintain compliance with USCG physical standards
    • Successful completion of in-house IMO-HSC Type Rating Program
    • Be able to acquire and maintain a Secret Clearance
    • Accept immunizations as required by Contract due to area of operation and/ or nature of work
    • Participate in Seaward Services Inc, (SSI), Military Sealift Command (MSC), safety, Seamanship and other training or meetings as required.
      About Us

      City Experiences' passion is to provide amazing experiences on land and water. Our 40-year success through organic growth and acquisitions has resulted in a portfolio of over 25+ brands that welcome upwards of 30 million guests/riders annually. If you're an enthusiastic team player who thrives in an environment where communication, creativity, and cooperation are encouraged, this may just be the opportunity for you.

      The RESPECT Service System embodies City Experiences' mission, vision, values and operating principles. By creating a company culture that puts RESPECT at its core, we believe it will drive us to achieve our goal of becoming a Global Experiences and Transportation Leader.

      City Experiences is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We prohibit discrimination and or/harassment of any type, including but not limited to discrimination and or harassment based upon race, religion, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, pregnancy or relation medical conditions, childbirth, breastfeeding, parental status, veteran and/or military statue, disability (physical or mental) medical condition, genetic information or characteristics, political affiliation, domestic violence survivor status, marital status, or other characteristics prohibited by federal, state, or local law. Additional, City Experiences participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations.

      We encourage qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records to apply.

Keywords: Hornblower Group, New Haven , Chief Engineer - Seaward Services, Engineering , New Haven, Connecticut

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