Marine & Shipping

LNG Propulsion Instructor

Ref: 284| Posted: 13th Apr 2018

This vacancy is now closed
Are you an experienced Marine Engineer with experience on board LNG fuelled vessels?  We are seeking an experienced LNG Propulsion Instructor to join a team of instructors in the Netherlands.  This is an exciting time in the maritime industry with many of the owners and operators across the world adopting propulsion systems using LNG as a fuel.
Our client is a world class innovative training centre based in Netherlands, specialising in safety and excellence in maritime operations.  They have advanced simulator equipment and technology and provide first- class maritime training. 
Candidates without previous teaching / instructor experience will also be considered for this position. 
  • Experienced Marine Engineer with a minimum of 10-years’ experience required including sailing with LNG fuelled ships;
  • Management level Certificate of Competency (COC) -Class 1 preferred;
  • Advanced Gas Tanker Training STCW short course or equivalent qualification either current or eligible for application/renewal;
  • Gas – Firefighting course;
  • Experience of LNG tank cool down / bunkering / containment practices;
  • Experience with LNG fuel processing systems;
  • Experience with LNG duel fuel 4 stroke engines;
  • Cruise Ship experience is desirable but not essential;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Teaching/instructing experience desirable but full training will be provided;
  • Shipbuilding experience is desirable.
  • Data gathering on the new LNG fuelled ships currently being built. (Dockyard visits will be required);
  • Liaising with the simulator software developers to ensure systems, system response and operational capabilities match the ships being built;
  • Developing training courses for staff working on the new LNG fuelled ships;
  • Delivering training to Technical Officers and other ship-board staff as required. This will include existing training courses in addition to the primary role of LNG training;
  • Performing assessments of Technical Officers and other ship-board staff;
  • Developing existing staff knowledge of LNG practices;
  • Keeping up-to-date with current regulatory requirements / practices and technology.
Competitive salary and benefits package included but not limited to: relocation, pension plan, disability insurance and international schooling for children.