Ventilation Officer
Fleet - Ship Based

Job reference: FSB-FMX-006337

Location: Fleet - Ship Based

Closing date: 31/08/2021

Employment type: Perm - Full Time

Department: Fleet Maritime

As a market leader in the cruise industry, we operate spectacular ships all over the world. Join us as a Ventilation Officer and you’ll understand that working at sea is more than just a job. It’s a way of life. Managing and maintaining the ship’s ventilation, main AC water chiller systems and domestic refrigeration plant to make sure our luxury ships are as safe and efficient as possible, you’ll visit different places, explore new worlds and gain experiences that stay with you for a lifetime.

Flexing your ventilation expertise, we’ll look to you to ensure defects are responded to quickly, and that work is prioritised and supervised  and carried out safely, efficiently and in accordance with all current safety and company regulations. You will be supporting the Electro-Technical department in the maintenance and delivery of the asset management plan to ensure the ship technically meets the needs of the business whilst managing the development of the ventilation team.

Building on your ventilation and refrigeration industry experience, you’ll ideally have a relevant Refrigeration Qualification (i.e.) City and Guilds or NVQ3. You will be highly organised and calm under pressure, you’ll also need to be comfortable talking to a wide range of people – from colleagues to passengers. In a role that is essential to enhancing the quality of life on board, your focus on customer service will be second to none.

If you’re a team player with the drive and determination to develop your career with a world-leading ship’s company that comprises the prestigious P&O Cruises and Cunard Line brands, join us on our journey.

Key Responsibilities & Duties: Core Knowledge & Skills Experience / Qualifications Summary of Requirements: 

Relevant Refrigeration Qualification (i.e.) City and Guilds or NVQ3 desirable

Solid proven experience of working within the refrigeration industry desirable

Ventilation experience desirable

Good command of written and spoken English Passed Marlins English test of Proficiency (where applicable)

F-gas Certificated

Valid ENG1 medical certificate or equivalent for the duration of each voyage