Applications are invited for fulltime seagoing positions on a factory freezer trawler operating in the NZ EEZ. Voyage durations are four to six weeks with brief port turnarounds.
First and second officers (mates)
Factory manager surimi
Manager H&G and squid
Chief Engineer, Second Engineer, Engineers
Trawl deck crew
Factory deck crew
*All crew assist in factory as required to process catch
You should apply if
• You have previous deep-sea fishing experience;
• You have qualifications relevant to the position you are applying for;
• You can pass pre-employment and on-going drug testing;
• You are a New Zealand citizen or have a residence class visa.
A working knowledge and communication ability of the Japanese language is also important for safety reasons, and for reading operational and mechanical instructions.
Sponsored training opportunities are available for advanced Deck Hand (ADH_F) training or Marine Engineer (MEC 6) training at the Nelson International Maritime Institution, conditions apply.
On application it is mandatory to complete an application and personal disclosure form. You will also be required to provide details for two referees within the fishing industry, for whom you have previously worked. Applicants for the above positions consent to previous relevant employers being contacted in the vetting process.