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Chief Electrician
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Date Posted:
17 February 2018

Vacancy Details

Job: Chief Electro-Technical Officer / Saga Spirit of Discovery – (New Build)

Sector: Cruise Ship/Leisure

Location: Worldwide

Rank: CETO

DWT: 58,000

Vessel Type: Passenger/Ferry


Vacancy Details

Saga Cruises has ordered two, 999 passenger 58,000 ton luxury passenger ships to be constructed at Meyer Werft’s Papenburg Shipyard to be delivered in mid-2019 and mid-2020. Saga Cruises has a strong reputation in the British Cruise market for its high standards of passenger service and attention to detail - as well as being a great place to work. These ships will significantly increase Saga Cruises’ passenger capacity allowing it to build on the success of its current ships.  

The design of the first ship is already well advanced and the project will move into a building phase in mid-2018.  We are looking for a Chief Electro Technical Officer to work with Saga Cruises in delivering its first newbuild vessel.

You'll work for Saga’s newbuild team, you'll be based at the shipyard in Germany from July 2018 and ultimately we'd see you sailing as CETO on board one of the new vessels.

We are looking for a current CETO with newbuild experience, and knowledge of diesel electric pod propulsion, medium voltage power distribution and digital automation.

It’s a great time to join Saga and so if you want to be part of their future, please submit your CV today.

Wages in GBP based on a permanent contract paid all year - TBA to selected Candidates only

Contract: 2 months on/2 months off when working on-board

Healthcare provided after 1 year in the company

Required : good cruise ships/luxury yachts experience is a must

Fluent English

Valid Certificates: STCW ETO CoC, High Voltage Certification

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