1st Engineer Officer
Fleet - Ship Based

Job reference: FSB-ENG-006663

Location: Fleet - Ship Based

Closing date: 01/11/2022

Employment type: Perm - Full Time

Department: Engine

Due to continued expansion, Carnival UK are currently recruiting 1st Engineer Officers. 

As a market leader in the cruise industry, we operate spectacular ships all over the world. We provide unforgettable holiday happiness and operate a winning culture to achieve standout success. In addition, our highest responsibility and our top priority is safety, environment protection and compliance. 

Join us as 1st Engineer Officer and you will understand that working at sea is more than just a job. It’s a way of life. You will be the first point of contact for technical queries, and be responsible for the day to day management of junior officers, technicians , fitter and ratings whilst identifying and ensuring all staff are competent to undertake specific duties.  You will also ensure planned and preventative maintenance and testing of all engine room and ensure work is carries out safely in accordance with all current safety and company regulations,. Additionally you will work collaboratively with the wider ship team and contractors whilst reporting on their progress and performance. Meanwhile, you will visit exciting places, explore new worlds and gain experiences that stay with you for a lifetime.

To apply for 1st Engineer Officer you will need:

  • Relevant Certificates of Competency- 2nd Engineering Unlimited (III/2) Class 2 /  Chief Engineering Unlimited (III/2) Class 1 (COC)
  • All Basic and Advanced STCW certificates
  • STCW High Voltage Management training certificate.
  • Good command of written and spoken English

Experience on board a cruise ship is essential. ​​​​​​​

In return we are able to offer a structured promotion programme,  providing a visible pathway for your development, attractive company benefits as well as working as part of a huge operation not only within the engine department but with the wider ships company also. It takes great passion and real dedication to maintain our position at the top. That’s why people are at the heart of our journey, delivering the highest standards to our valued Guests.

​​​​​​​Carnival UK ask that all employees are fully vaccinated against Covid 19, including a booster dose. As part of the application form, you will be asked if you are either currently fully vaccinated or partially vaccinated but willing to be fully vaccinated prior to joining our fleet. We currently accept Covid 19 vaccinations that are WHO Approved (World Health Organisation) either having a two dose vaccine plus 14 days or 1 single dose vaccine plus 14 days. We are unable to progress any applications from individuals who will not be fully vaccinated at this time and welcome future applications should your vaccination status change.