Fishing Mate Job in Aberdeenshire
Job reference J17094

Fishing Mate

  Aberdeenshire Permanent
Fishing Mate - North Sea - J17094

Genesis Personnel are currently looking for Fishing Mate's for one of their clients

Duties and Responsibilities
• Responsible for the overall health and safety of all crew and visitors, the vessel and the environment, in accordance with legislation and company policies.
• Ensure defective equipment affecting the safety or seaworthiness of the vessel is repaired or replaced, in collaboration with the Superintendent.
• Ensure policies on the use of personal protective equipment and safe work procedures are followed by those on the vessel, as well as adherence to drug and alcohol policies.
• Operate in compliance with the fishing license conditions, standing orders, company policies & procedures.
• Collaborate with the on-shore team to ensure optimal fishing.
• Communicate effectively and regularly with crew and onshore team during each trip, to ensure all personnel involved are aware of the trip plan and progress.
• Ensure all crew qualifications meet or exceed the level of training required.
• Select the appropriate number of crew for the trip, keeping in mind the fishing conditions in the area and production requirements.
• Manage crew member performance, through training, coaching, and any disciplinary measures as required.
• Send all departments inventory logs electronically as directed.
• Ensure accuracy and completeness of all records and log books as required.
• Carry out regular vessel rounds to check for safety issues and mechanical functions.

• Relevant certification (Class 1 / Class 2) in relation to the vessel being skippered.
• All necessary Seafish certification.
• Scallop fishing experience advantageous but not essential

A competitive remuneration and rotational time at home package is on offer to the right candidate.

If you are interested in this position then send your CV to or call 01779 476311 quoting J17094