Deck Bosun

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Aker BioMarine is a leading biotechnology company developing krill-derived products for consumer health and wellness and animal nutrition. The company has a strong position in its industry.
In Aker BioMarine we believe in a world where everyone has access to quality nutrition and good health without compromising the planet.
We are looking for more people like us, who believe they can make a difference in the world.
We are about 340 employees globally, with more than 25 nationalities, spread across all time zones and most continents. Together, we form an international, high performing, diverse and fun work environment.
Working with us means you appreciate diversity, are highly skilled within your field and can cope with unexpected situations. You enjoy a fast pace, tolerate quick decisions and continuously ongoing changes. You are a true team player who “chips in” when the situation requires so.
Aker BioMarine operates two factory trawlers in Antarctica, Saga Sea and Antarctic Sea, and our supply vessel La Manche. The company’s head office is in Oslo, with hub and warehouse in Montevideo, Uruguay.

We are searching for a Deck Bosun on board our vessels

Deck bosun                                 
The deck bosun is responsible for all work on deck, and must ensure that all fishing/trawling gear and other deck equipment always is in good condition. Further the deck bosun has the overall responsibility for other deck crew.
Our vessels operate in the Antarctica where we are fishing krill.

We need the following qualification:

Background as deck bosun on trawlers
Personal qualifications:
Good knowledge about trawls and rigging of these
Have good English knowledge
Enjoy working in team
Appreciate new challenges
Have good leader skills

We offer:

A safe and long-term work place
Shift rotation: 1 period on board and 2 periods home.
Fixed annual salary

Our trawlers:

Saga Sea is a 92 meter stern trawler
Antarctic Sea is a 134 meter beam trawler
Both vessels are set up with pelagic beam trawl with continues pumping system.
Application due on 30. June 2018.
Startup medio October 2018
Aker BioMarine develops krill-based bioactive ingredients for use in the nutraceutical, aquaculture and animal feed market. Its fully traceable value chain stretches from sustainable krill harvesting operations in Antarctica through the logistics hub in Montevideo to its state-of-the-art factory in Houston and all the way to its customers around the world.  Aker BioMarine is a subsidiary of Aker ASA.
Superba™ Krill is a pure form of omega-3s that are more easily absorbed by the human body, providing health benefits, including boosting heart, brain, and joint health.
QRILL™ Aqua is a functional feed ingredient for shrimp, marine fish, and salmonids, increasing productivity in aquaculture - through improved growth, health and quality.
QRILL™ Pet is a functional ingredient for pet nutrition with documented health benefits for companion animals. Proven in numerous studies to benefit pet health, the omega-3s help maintain the health of the heart, kidneys, liver, joints, brain, eyes, skin and coat.

Contact Øystein on phone 52 75 00 16 or email - for more information.