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Overview

Marine Engineers control and manage the operation and maintenance of ship's plants and equipment.

Day-to-day

  • plans, controls and co-ordinates the operational and maintenance requirements of a ship's propulsion and domestic plant and equipment
  • operates plant and equipment and performs routine maintenance on ship's systems including mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, steam generating, and fire prevention and control systems.

Considerations

  • physically demanding
  • working outdoors.

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