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5th August 2020

Crew Recruitment – Chief Engineer on St Helena

WYM Group are delighted to be recruiting for the position of Chief Engineer on the passenger/cargo ship RMS St Helena.

This is a really exciting opportunity for the right candidate on a vessel which has been fully refurbished and specifically purchased to transport the Extreme E competition, its racing vehicles and equipment around the world from 2021.

Role requirements

  • Variety of experience on vessels having multi engine, gearbox, CPP installations required.
  • Boiler, HVAC and refrigeration experience is essential.
  • Experience of Mirrlees K Major and Ruston engines is an advantage but not essential.

About St Helena and Extreme E

St Helena will act as floating paddock for the new Extreme E global race championship which is to start in 2021.

The championship will promote sustainability and the adoption of electric vehicles to help protect the planet.

St Helena will be used to transport the championship’s freight and infrastructure, including vehicles, to the nearest port in each of its five race locations in Nepal, Greenland, Brazil, Senegal and Saudi Arabia.

How to apply

To be considered for this opportunity send a CV to

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