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Chief Officer Passenger Vessel

Region: Antarctic/Arctic

Sector: Maritime, Expedition Cruise Vessel, Maritime, Passenger

Function description maritime vacancy Chief Officer Passenger Vessel

Due to the expansion of our fleet (beginning of 2019), we are looking for well qualified Chief Officers to join our expedition vessels, sailing in the Arctic & Antarctic area.


Long term position, we offer a rotation schedule of approx. 2.5 months on/off.

Sailing Area: Arctic/Antarctic


As Chief Officer you are responsible for the safe and efficient operation of one of our passenger vessels. You work closely with the onboard management and deck department to ensure the vessels safe and efficient navigational watch keeping, ship security and general operational and cosmetic maintenance

Function demands maritime vacancy Chief Officer Passenger Vessel

  • Good knowledge of the English language
  • Valid STCW certificates
  • Valid Medical certificate
  • Valid CoC Chief Officer Unlimited
  • At least 2 years experience in rank
  • (Polar) Ice Navigation experience in Antarctic/Arctic waters
  • Experience on passenger vessels is an advantage
  • Valid Polar Code Certificate  is an advantage
  • Valid PEC (Pilotage Exemption Certificate) for Svalbard is an advantage

Company description

Oceanwide Marine Services is the ship operator of the Oceanwide Expeditions Group

Oceanwide Marine Services operates with private and chartered expedition vessels and is responsible for the management and operations on board. All voyages have been carefully prepared and developed (routing, regulations, provisioning, crewing, excursions etc.) and are empathic to the natural conditions of the areas concerned and therefore unique in their design.

Oceanwide Expeditions & Oceanwide Marine Services look back at 26 years of experience in expedition cruising, having built up a thorough knowledge of the areas visited. Our tours are constantly modified to guarantee the intended quality of our voyages.

Our Fleet

Working conditions maritime vacancy Chief Officer Passenger Vessel

  • Sign on date: 18-Mar in Ushuaia, Argentina
  • Location: Antarctic/Arctic
  • Long term position
  • Fixed rotation schedule of approx. 2.5 months on/off.

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Oceanwide Marine Services
Contact company:
Phone number:
+31 118 623023
Visserijkade 5
4382 ZA
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