Electronic Officer

MSC Cruises
MSC Cruises
Engine / Technical Jobs
January 24, 2023


The Electronic Officer is responsible for ensuring excellent maintenance of the electronic equipment on board of our vessels specifically within the Deck and Hotel Department.


  • Supervises the maintenance of the electronic equipment in cooperation with the Staff Engineer;
  • Works closely with the Safety Officer in order to guarantee excellent maintenance of firefighting and lifesaving equipment assigned to the ship;
  • Daily inspects the ship's fire system to ensure it is ready for service;
  • Supervises the ship's Low Location Lighting system to ensure it is fully operational and advises the Staff Engineer in case of any failures or new material to be required to ensure continuous operation;
  • Maintains in full operating order the Bridge Navigational Instruments and SMS Panel System of the ship;
  • Supervises and executes routine tests of the ship's Public Address system to assure its reliability and performance as required by SOLAS;
  • Checks, verifies and maintains all Security equipment on board to ensure continuity and reliability of operation;
  • Prepares requisitions for department stores and spare parts, submitting them to the Staff Engineer for approval;
  • Maintains an approved inventory of materials on hand and on order;
  • Assists the Chief Electrician in case of emergency.


  • Fluent in English, oral and written;
  • High School Graduate with appropriate licenses as required by the Company;
  • Holder of III/6 or III/7 IMO Certification;
  • Basic Safety Training Certificate including Advanced Firefighting experience and Swimming & Rowing competence;
  • Meets the requirements of STCW regarding certification for this position;
  • Meets the requirements of the laws of the Flag State of the ship regarding health & physical requirements;
  • Extensive successful experience in a similar position within the cruise industry;
  • Basic Windows knowledge;
  • A recognised medical certification is required before starting to work onboard.


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STCW Certificates

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Language Requirements

Good knowledge of the English language is required.

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