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Expressions of Interest - Engineer TSS Earnslaw

Date: 27 November 2018

Do you hail from a marine background and are looking for more of a work/life balance?

Love all that's involved with ensuring vessels sail smoothly and safely? Real Journeys are now taking expressions of interest for the role of Engineer on board our century old coal fired steamship, The TSS Earnslaw.

Do you know who we are?

We are one of New Zealand's leading tourism companies providing premium experiences in Queenstown, Fiordland and Stewart Island. We are a family owned business founded in the 1950's and sixty years later we continue our founders dream of sharing our spectacular backyard with visitors from all over the world.

Who are we looking for?

If you possess a MEC 5 or higher NZ Marine Engineering Qualification, sound engineering knowledge and an understanding of safe ship management processes, actions and controls.

What does the role involve?

As Engineer you will be responsible for ensuring that the TSS Earnslaw is operating efficiently, and that customer and staff safety is maintained at all times. As expected with a vessel built in 1911 there is minimal automation on board and you will enjoy a hands-on experience. You will join our team of engineers and stokers who operate and maintain this heritage vessel year round whilst the TSS Earnslaw makes several daily trips across Lake Wakatipu

What can we offer you?

Working for Real Journeys gives you the chance to take your friends and family and get out and about experiencing our products in Queenstown, Fiordland and Stewart Island. These are just some of the great staff benefits on offer! You get the opportunity to work within a tight team on an iconic steamship, full training and relevant qualifications paid for and the satisfaction of knowing you're playing a major part in our customers vessel experience; allowing them to cruise safely and in comfort on a true once in a lifetime experience.

Job Details

Reference # 20804
Posted on 27 Nov 2018
Closes on 18 Dec 2018 23:55
Location(s) Queenstown
Expertise Engineers - Diesel Fitters
Job level(s) Entry/graduate, Experienced
Work type(s) Permanent - Full Time