Hotel Engineering Manager

MSC Cruises
MSC Cruises
Land Based Jobs
November 24, 2022


Explora Journeys is a vibrant, cosmopolitan, European newly created cruises luxury brand, inspired by Swiss Hospitality and luxury in Geneva.

Leveraging our parent company MSC Group's hundreds of years of maritime expertise, we are starting the build-up of our fleet of six ships (first one “Explora I” due to be launched in May 2023) designed and operated in a way to elevate luxury cruising to the next level. We are creating a new independent team, able to write a new successful chapter of the MSC Group history.

The Hotel Engineering Supervisor attends periodic visits on board our Explora vessels during operations performing inspections and audits overseeing projects, renovations or refurbishments in all guest, public and crew areas throughout the vessel, preparing reports and making written recommendations.


  • Ensures that maintenance is performed according to Company standards as well as environmental, and health standards
  • Leads and manages maintenance teams establishing guidelines
  • Oversees the planning of all dry-dock works
  • Manages ships requests and ensuring cost-effectiveness
  • Advises company on Energy Saving efficiencies and cost-effectiveness
  • Maintains daily contacts with Engine Officers on board
  • Assists vessels in solving technical issues in the Hotel areas
  • Works collaboratively with the Engine Superintendents
  • Manages all the planned and unplanned jobs in the Hotel areas


  • Fluent English, oral and written
  • Luxury Cruise experience would be preferred.
  • 5year experience on board of cruise vessels, at least 2 years as hotel engineer
  • MS Office tools knowledge (Excel, PowerPoint, Word); •Good knowledge of Fidelio, MMS system. Amos knowledge is a plus
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work successfully as part of a team
  • Strong ability to prioritise and work effectively under tight deadlines


  • Right to work in the UK

Language Requirements

Good knowledge of the English language is required.

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