3rd Electro-Technical Officer


Join us as a Third Electro-Technical Officer and you’ll understand that working at sea is more than just a job. It’s a way of life. Maintaining all onboard electronic and electrical equipment to keep the ship as safe and efficient as possible, you’ll visit different places, explore new worlds and gain experiences that stay with you for a lifetime.

We will offer the right person an attractive remuneration package that includes an annualised salary paid in 12 monthly payments, rotations of 12 weeks on/6 weeks off or the option of 12 weeks on/12 weeks off after having successfully completed 12 month’s service with us. After 6 months service, Officers will be eligible to receive our accompanied travel concessions for partners, spouses or family members to travel with you during your time at sea. We offer a Company Pension Scheme (subject to 1 year’s service) and secure employment with excellent promotion prospects.

In addition to the professional development this opportunity will present to you, you will also benefit from the many immediate advantages of working onboard one of our luxurious cruise ships. You will be part of a working family of circa 1000 members where you will forge long-lasting relationships which will grow over the course of your career. You will experience dining and entertainment of the highest quality, with Officers also having access to gym facilities, spa, pools and theatre.

Working within a technical team of 70-80 Engineers, we are currently recruiting for 3rd Electro Technical Officers to maintain all electronic and electrical equipment onboard in order to maximise the operational safety and efficiency of the vessel. As part of a specialist Electro Technical team of 15-20 Officers and Technicians you will be responsible for both preventative and planned maintenance to ensure continued and uninterrupted service on all electrical and electronic equipment on board our fleet of 10 modern luxury cruise ships.

As a 3rd ETO you will be expected to follow work schedules and undertake preventative and planned maintenance to ensure continued and uninterrupted service in both crew and passenger areas on all electrical and electronic equipment.

During this position you will be responsible for troubleshooting problems and completing repairs and reporting any faults for further investigation to the 2nd ETO.

Whilst actively working within the team, you will be able to increase your own knowledge on critical systems. You will be expected to supervise Cadets and Technicians to ensure tasks are undertaken safely and swiftly in accordance with all current safety and company regulations.

Alongside the technical aspects of this role, you will also enjoy the opportunity to attend social events where you will be representing the Electro Technical Team. This will involve hosting dinners, participating in Captain’s Cocktail Parties and various other social occasions.


We’re looking for an ambitious ETO with relevant experience and holding an Unlimited ETO CoC (III/6). It’s also important that you’re a fast learner as well as possessing MS Office and Computerised Maintenance System skills. As you’ll be essential to enhancing the quality of life on board, we’re also looking for a real focus on customer service.

To be considered you should hold a degree or HND in Electronic Communications, Electrical Engineering or equivalent discipline. STCW Basic Training and Advanced Fire Fighting certificates would be desirable. All candidates will require a valid ENG1 medical certificate (or equivalent) for the duration of each voyage and are required to obtain a US C1/D visa.