Applications are invited for seagoing positions on factory freezer trawlers operating in the NZ EEZ in 2017 & 2018.
The contract period is for twelve months starting in July 2017 and 2018. Voyage durations are four to six weeks with brief port turnarounds.
Crew positions include Master, Senior Officers, Engineers, Cooks, Factory and Deck crew, and one Factory Hand Trainee.
Previous deep-sea fishing experience is required as trips are for an extended period with limited time ashore. A working knowledge and communication ability of the Japanese language is important for safety reasons, and for reading operational and mechanical instructions.
Sponsored training opportunities are available for trainees (those without suitable experience or qualifications) willing to complete sponsored advanced Deck hand (ADH F) or Marine Engineer ( MEC 6) training course at Nelson International Maritime Institution.
Pre-employment and on-going drug testing is a requirement for all positions. To apply you must be a New Zealand citizen or have a residence class visa.
For further information, job descriptions and to apply please refer to the vacancies page on www.intepeople.co.nz. On application, you will be required to complete an application form.
You will also be required to provide details for two referees within the fishing industry, for whom you have previously worked.
Applications close 30 June 2017.