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Vessel Engineer - MED1

Quicksilver Cruises

As the world’s most extensive coral reef ecosystem, the Great Barrier Reef is a globally outstanding and significant natural wonder, Quicksilver have been bringing guests here and creating memories since 1979.

We are looking for a:  

SILVERSONIC VESSEL ENGINEER – Marine Engine Driver Grade 1 (MED 1)

Applications are being sought for a Vessel Engineer position on board Quicksilver’s fleet of vessels in Port Douglas.

The successful applicant will be responsible for maintenance, repair and engineering duties as well as assisting with the day-to-day operation of the vessel and able to demonstrate leadership skills and work well in a team environment.

Applicants require a current qualification of Marine Engine Driver Grade 1 and experience with Detroit, MTU, Cummins, Scania and Deutz Diesel Engines is desirable. A Coxswain or Master <24m (Master 5) qualification would be an advantage.

What do you get out of this? 

  • Experience All our boat tours across the Quicksilver group for a minimal admin fee for you and your immediate family, with great discounts for family and friends 
  • Heavily discounted diving tours in Port Douglas and Cairns
  • Full Time, Salaried Position
  • Access to the Quicksilver Group Scholarship program for your children going to University
  • A wide range of special discounts with our industry partners and goods suppliers
  • Work with a talented and diverse team of people! The mix of innovation, passion, skill, and creativity throughout the group means that no day will be dull.

         Who are we? 

         Quicksilver is proudly Australia’s most awarded Great Barrier Reef operator. We are committed to sustainable environmental practices and ongoing conservation for future generations to enjoy. Here at Quicksilver we encourage people to be themselves, respect the environments we operate in and respect each other. We are committed to empowering people, so they can have a voice, be heard and be present.  

Join us on our mission to conserve nature, share our history and culture and have fun every step of the way.

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