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Yacht Position : OOW Engineer (AEC)

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A Yacht OOW Engineer (AEC) Salary with 0 to 1 year of experience is between $2,500 and $3,000 per month | 1 to 3 years of experience should expect to earn between $3,000 and $3,500 per month

About the OOW Engineer (AEC)

The engineer with an approved engine course license aboard a yacht is most likely relatively new to the engineering discipline aboard superyachts, but may have some engineering or deck experience. A good attitude and eagerness to learn are key to success is this role. This position will involve cleaning and maintenance of the engine room. Aptitude to fix engines, generators and electronic equipment can be a good indicator that this position is a good fit for the candidate as well as willingness to help the deck department.

Job Responsibilities

  • Safety in the engine room
  • Cleanliness and maintenance in the engine room
  • Increasing knowledge of all systems onboard
  • Continued education and licensing
  • Ready to help in any area of the yacht when needed

Required Skills

  • Good work ethic
  • Positive attitude
  • Teamwork and multitasking
  • Ability to learn on the job
  • Ability to take direction
  • Interest in learning all engineering systems

Salary Modifiers

  • Degree in mechanical engineering or related field
  • Engine room refit experience
  • Outboard engine certification/experience
  • Tender driving certification

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Yacht New Construction
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Deutz turbo charger on a 127' yacht main engine
Heat exchanger on a Deutz yacht main engine

Position Statistics

Our data is calculated from

5,518

relevant work experience records out of

13,977

experiences in the Engineering department
AVERAGE LONGEVITY IN THIS POSITION

247 Days

CURRENTLY AVAILABLE (OOW Engineer (AEC))

147

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