This is happening! Virgin Voyages announces ONLINE INTERVIEW.

Virgin Voyages provides just amaaaazing conditions:

  • Work on board brand new company vessel Valiant Lady (currently at shipyard in Italy under construction)
  • Joining in April / May 2021
  • Be a part of special Virgin Voyage’s lifestyle and philosophy and grow together
  • Contract length - 4-6 months for most positions, for entry positions - 7 months
  • Free food and accommodation on board
  • The employer is going to provide or reimburse expenses for the following:

* STCW certification

* Joining tickets

* Pre-Employment Medical Examination (PEME)

* Necessary Visas

* Joining expenses, such as transfers, hotel accommodations, subsistence

The Gig:

The Waste Recycling Technician is responsible for ensuring all waste created by the vessel is sorted, handled and disposed of according to Environmental regulations.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the general operation and cleanliness of Waste Treatment room. Ensuring items are stored in a safe and efficient manner to reduce the risk of hazardous occurrences.
  • Operates and controls the incinerators and shredders in a safe and efficient manner taking into consideration the hazards associated and ensuring proper segregation of waste being input.
  • Ensures all waste is properly prepared to be processed into the incinerators, shredders, compactor or stored in the cold store.
  • Notifies 2nd Engineer Environmental of all technical related problems in the Waste Treatment area.
  • Notifies the 2nd Environmental if a consistent quantity of garbage is not separated correctly.
  • Ensures that all waste is properly separated, packaged and labeled as required before disposal ashore.
  • Ensures special waste such as lamps, cartridges, batteries etc.. are properly disposed ashore according to the Environmental Officers instruction.
  • Responsible for safely landing waste material in scheduled ports as per the Environmental Policy.
  • Must be present in the Incinerator Room whilst Incinerator is in use.
  • Responsible for obtaining permission from the Engine Control Room before starting any operations such as burning in the incinerator, food waste discharge, crushing bulbs etc..

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Assist with planned maintenance assigned to their department as directed by Supervisor.
  • Partake in inspections, trainings and meetings as instructed by the Head of Department.
  • Other tasks pertaining to departmental operations as instructed by the Head of Department.
  • Ensures that the set standards are kept.

Super Powers Required:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience as Waste Recycling Operator or Waste Disposal Operator onboard a Cruise Ship.
  • All certificates as required by the STCW code for this position.
  • Good command of the English Language.
  • Experience in dry dock is preferred

Last updated: MARCH 15, 2021

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