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1st Engineer

Date: Jan 9, 2020

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of 1st Engineer located in Glasgow  , Glasgow City  /United Kingdom  

Requisition ID#408935

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

  • Meets the competency standards as listed in STCW’95 Table A-III/2 and has the ability to handle situations unsupervised but shows good judgement in situations where the chief engineer needs to be advised.
  • Has thorough knowledge of USCG and international regulations such as MARPOL, SOLAS and ISGOTT and working knowledge of Classification Society and flag state requirements.
  • Familiar with industry best practice procedures for enclosed space entry, hot work, Lockout /Tag out, pollution prevention, working aloft, safe lifting.
  • Recognizes the importance of the First Assistant Engineer’s position on board as one of the primary persons responsible for protecting people and the environment and devotes their energies accordingly.
  • Has the technical competency to work without recourse to the chief engineer.  Detects abnormal situations in operations at a very early stage and uses a logical and methodical approach to determine the nature of and solution to the problem.
  • Demonstrates the ability to make independent decisions in all areas of his / duties.
  • Participates in and leads daily, monthly and toolbox safety meetings.
  • Manages on board inventory economically without prejudicing safety or the vessels operation.
  • Communicates effectively, with VMT, subordinates and personnel ashore, in a calm and respectful manner.
  • Acts as a role model to junior officers.  Exhibits a positive attitude towards the job and the people on board, fosters good working relationships, teamwork and a productive safe working environment.  
  • Actively promotes and supports diversity.
  • Key member of the on-board management team and plays an active part in the overall running of the vessel.

Relocation Options:

Relocation will be considered within Chevron parameters.


International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered.


Workplace Inclusion & Diversity
Chevron seeks to attract and develop the brightest minds to support, advance and enable best practices, innovation and evolving the energy landscape.

  • Chevron is striving to be an employer of choice and leader for an inclusive and diverse workplace where we are actively supporting the promotion of equality for all employees at all levels.
  • Chevron is working to close any gender gap where it may exist; equal pay or enabling a representative and meritocratic progression to careers and reaching senior roles across the organisation.
  • Chevron is focused on growing a culture where people with disabilities can excel through support in role and long-term career opportunities including workplace adjustments.
  • Chevron considers itself a learning and flexible employer and want to support everyone to bring their best self to every day.


Chevron is an Equal Opportunity employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, military or veteran status, political preference, marital status, citizenship, genetic information or other status protected by law or regulation.


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