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Opportunities for Maintenance Engineers on Patriot-Managed Watson Class Ships Following New LOA

ASM/Patriot has new employment opportunities for Gas Turbine (GT) licensed 1st Assistant Engineers to serve as day working Maintenance Engineers. This additional work stems from a Letter of Agreement M.E.B.A. recently signed with the company to supplement Watson Class vessels in Full Operating Status. The LOA is available in the Union halls for review by the membership.

ASM/Patriot is looking to fill the positions quickly to be ready for work by early April. Patriot will also consider those that hold 2nd A/E licenses for these permanent billets. Compensation depends upon the highest level of GT-endorsed A/E license held. Wages and fringe benefits of the existing Watson Class Agreement apply to Maintenance Engineers.

Those interested should notify their hall and contact Patriot directly by submitting résumés, including training, medical, and qualification records, to Dave Nolan, Marine Personnel Manager, 1320 Willow Pass Rd., Suite 485, Concord, CA 94520, dave.nolan@ASMHQ.COM  Dave office phone is (925) 296-2050.


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A qualified licensed officer is being sought per the following labor order:


Vessel – Yorktown Express

Position - Chief Engineer, Motor

Tour - 70 day tours / north Atlantic EU service

Join date/time – Mid-March

Port - TBA

Please apply and submit resume at, Careers tab at top.

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Keystone Shipping Co., an international shipping company, is currently seeking a qualified maritime professional to fill the position of Fleet Engineer in the Engineering Department of our suburban Philadelphia, PA office, managing the technical operation, maintenance and repair of our eleven MARAD Ready Reserve Fleet vessels and supervising their assigned Port Engineers. This position reports directly to the General Manager – Government Contracts and the Vice President of Engineering.

Job Responsibilities to include but not limited to:

  • Supervising the engineering management of our MARAD Ready Reserve Fleet vessels and their Port Engineers, including operation, maintenance, repair, condition and certification.
  • Oversee voyage repairs and drydockings, including requisitioning and procurement of material and services.
  • Insure that all vessels are fully certificated and documented, and coordinate vessel inspections by regulatory body inspectors.
  • Prepare annual budgets and business plans for spare parts, voyage repairs, major repairs and special expenditures. Be responsible for the fiscal management of all vessels within the approved budgets.
  • Be thoroughly familiar with the operational status, condition of hull and all equipment aboard each vessel.
  • Oversee the technical aspects of the engineering operation of assigned vessels. In this capacity, the Fleet Engineer shall work closely with senior officers and the Port Engineers to provide technical advice to the vessels and other shoreside departments when necessary.
  • Monitor the engineering performance of vessels and make recommendations for improvements and modifications to the Chief Engineers and company engineering management.
  • Review vessel operating, performance and maintenance data submitted by the Chief Engineer to ensure efficient operation and adherence to maintenance and safety standards.
  • Be responsible for the implementation and management of the Company SMS aboard his/her vessels
  • Represent the company in industry technical forums as necessary.


Candidates should demonstrate a combination of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor‘s Degree in Marine Engineering from an accredited maritime academy, or equivalent engineering education and discipline.
  • US Coast Guard unlimited license as First Assistant Engineer or higher, for steam and/or diesel propelled vessels.
  • At least five (5) years experience sailing aboard oceangoing commercial vessels, with time as First Assistant and/or Chief Engineer preferred
  • At least three (3) years experience as a Port Engineer or equivalent experience in vessel operation, maintenance or repair; including demonstrated experience in project management and/or managing drydockings.
  • Results-oriented leader able to work in a fast-paced, teamwork environment with minimal direction.
  • Strong communications, analytical and administrative skills.
  • Working knowledge of U.S. Coast Guard and ABS rules and regulations.
  • Familiarity with MARAD requirements for RRF program a plus.
  • Working knowledge of ABS NS5 Planned Maintenance software a plus
  • Have a Transportation Workers Identification Card (TWIC) issued by the TSA
  • Be able to pass a physical and be physically able to enter confined spaces, and climb ladders aboard ships while at sea or in port.

We offer salary based on experience and an excellent comprehensive benefits package.

EOE Employer


Qualified candidates should submit resume and salary requirements to:

PO Box 1106, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004-1496,

Attn: Cathy Doyle, Human Resources

Or via email to:


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Seabulk Fleet Mgmt. is currently accepting resumes for 1st A/E’s and 2nd A/E’s for future positions on Central Gulf Line and Waterman vessels.


They have an immediate opening for a permanent Chief Engineer on the M/V Mississippi Enterprise and 1 First A/E.   Please include any PCTC Experience, Heavy Lift or Crane experience. Current Security Clearance also a bonus.

Please forward resumes to &

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You have the experience the U.S. Coast Guard needs!

Help to maintain the safety of the world’s marine transportation system.  Join our passionate team of Marine Transportation Specialists where you can put your knowledge and experience to work ensuring that mariners receive necessary training and relevant testing in order to qualify for a U.S. Merchant Mariner Credential.

 The U.S. Coast Guard currently has four Marine Transportation Specialist positions open at the National Maritime Center in Martinsburg West Virginia.

To learn more and apply for these positions visit or select the links below:



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1st A/Es Needed for Central Gulf/Waterman Jobs

Seabulk Fleet Mgmt. is currently accepting resumes for 1st A/Es for future positions on Central Gulf Line and Waterman vessels.

Please include any PC/TC, Heavy Lift or Crane experience. A current Security Clearance is also a bonus. Please forward resumes to &