Engine Repairman

Title Engine Repairman
Category Careers

Engine Repairman – Luxury Residential Mega Yacht

The World, Residences at Sea, is the largest privately owned residential yacht on earth. Employees of The World strive for excellence in everything we do. We live and work on a one-of-a-kind luxury yacht that sails continuously around the world. Every few days you will wake to an exciting new port of call. It’s the ultimate way to work and travel all in one.

The Engine Repairman’s primary function is the maintenance and repair of the machinery and technical equipment including metal fabrication/metalworking on board the vessel.


  • Maintain all machinery spaces in a clean and safe condition
  • Reconditioning and overhaul of standard components
  • Support diesel Engine overhauls and periodical maintenance
  • Repair, fabrication and replacement of piping systems
  • Assist the Chief Mechanic with safe and efficient maintenance and repair of plant and machinery
  • Support work place safety and utilize appropriate PPE at all times
  • Assist Chief Mechanic with bunker station operations
  • Additional duties as directed by Chief Mechanic and other Engine Division Supervisors

Hiring Requirements

  • Minimum of one year experience on passenger vessels as Engine Repairman or similar experience in lieu of this
  • Basic Safety Training as per STCW requirements, including STCW III/5
  • Experience in welding techniques; ARC, TIG and Oxygen/Acetylene
  • Qualified in operation, and usage, of standard mechanical workshop equipment as; Grinding, Drilling, Lathe, Flame Metal Spraying, Plasma and Milling Machines etc.
  • Qualified in basic metal work and pipe fabrication
  • Well versed in speaking, reading and writing English

Along with worldwide travel opportunities, The World offers many other benefits. Our team members are afforded comfortable accommodations, delicious meals, facilities including a fitness center, state- of- the- art bicycles, crew bar, outside sun / seating deck, and a variety of crew enrichment activities. In addition, we have the most generous Tuition Reimbursement Program in the industry.

At The World we are one team, always passionate and caring and supporting one another in mutual respect.  We have a unified, empowered, and strong team culture that values diversity and recognizes, develops and retains talent.

Please note that all candidates must complete an online employment application before being considered for any open position. Interviews will only be arranged after receipt and review of such online application and are ‘by appointment only’. Qualified candidates will be contacted by a representative of the Human Resources Team.




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