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Vacancy: Third Engineer

Jumbo has built a worldwide reputation providing engineered solutions for the full range of Heavy Lift Transportation and Offshore Installation. Founded in 1968, Jumbo is an independent company with a long-term vision for success. That success is driven by client-satisfaction, long-term strategies, and the notion that, in this highly specialised and complex field, trust and reliability is key. That is why Jumbo invests heavily in the continuous development of both office staff and fleet. Visit and learn more about our organisation, clients, and capabilities.

Jumbo is a family-owned company, with committed people who have a ‘hands-on mentality’. This is reflected in the way we work together and how we think along with our clients and partners, always looking for the best solution. With the Stay Well program Jumbo strives to be a responsible partner focused on the health and safety of all its stakeholders.

To strengthen the crew of our vessels we are looking for a Third Engineer.


As Third Engineer you have a keen eye for safety. Your work focusses on the tasks which are assigned to you by the Second Engineer or the Chief Engineer. Your primary tasks will be engine room operations and maintenance in port and at sea. You are also involved in waste handling and quality control, such as environmentally friendly handling of waste generated onboard and quality control of potable water systems, as two examples.”

The Third Engineer will be part of the vessels crew and reports to the Chief Engineer.

Your main tasks:

  • Perform maintenance on technical equipment on board under the supervision of the Second Engineer;
  • Support in stock control of spare parts and equipment;
  • Take part in UMS engine-room watch cycle;
  • Inspection/maintenance of assigned safety equipment.


  • a MBO or Bachelor Maritime degree (Marof);
  • Experience as an 3rd Engineer (is a pre but not required);
  • Basic knowledge of Flag State and International Maritime Rules and Regulations;
  • Basic knowledge of safe ship operations;
  • Communicative qualities and teamwork skills;
  • Basic knowledge of computer systems and applications, (Microsoft Office);
  • Knowledge of the Dutch and English language both spoken and written;
  • Possession of a valid Dutch “Certificate of Competency” for the assigned vessel;
  • Ability to work worldwide for longer periods.


Additional information about the vacancy can be obtained from Robin den Dulk, Corporate Recruiter via or via telephone number (+31)10 790 0300. Applications (in English), should respond specifically to the requirements, and can be sent, including curriculum vitae and motivation letter, to 

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