Managing the Engine Department of the vessel and responsible for the maintenance and operation of all engineering equipment/ machineries onboard the vessel.
Ensures that engineering equipment and machineries on board are seaworthy and in shipshape condition.
Conducts self-auditing and ensures that the Engine Department along with all the constituents is well kept and prepared for inspection by higher authorities.
Determines the volume of oil, fuel and lube required for each voyage and ensures that substantial quantities of each is on board.
Maintains an up to date inventory of spare parts, extra fuel and oil, essential for safe and efficient operation of vessel.
Delivers general daily operation of the engine room to primary assistant.
Performs all other duties as specified in the SMS manual.