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ship assistant engineer





Ship assistant engineers assist the ship chief engineer and the ship duty engineer in the operations of the ship's hull. They support the operation of the main engines, steering mechanism, electrical generation and other major subsystems. They communicate with maritime engineers about the performance of technical operations. They also ensure appropriate safety and regulatory standards compliance and are able to take on higher level positions if needed.

Alternative Labels

second assistant engineer

third assistant engineer

junior engineer

assistant shipping engineer

shipping assistant engineer

maritime assistant engineer

assistant maritime engineer

junior ship engineer

ship assistant engineer

junior chief engineer

assistant ship engineer

Regulatory Aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: