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- Deck Officers
- Engineering Officers
- Ship Admin Officers
- Deck Ratings
- Engineering Ratings
- Catering Ratings
- Marine personnel employed for the transportation of LNG are Officers and Ratings.
- Those employed are male Bruneian citizens coming from all walks of life.
- These Officers form the Management Team onboard and is responsible for both operational and technical tasks.
- There are several ranks to be found within the organization onboard.
They are involved in the navigational, mooring / anchoring, cargo operations and, the health, safety and security matters onboard a vessel. This also includes the supervision of personnel designated to them; i.e. Junior Deck Officers and Cadets, Ship Admin Officers and, Deck and Catering Ratings.
Other duties shall include the maintenance of portable safety equipment, onboard training records and, the testing, reporting and recording of the tasks associated with their ranks.
Marine Engineering Officers
They will be involved in all the technical operations and maintenance of the engine room and other equipment found onboard the vessels. This also involves cargo operations and the health, safety and security matters onboard a vessel.
This would include supervision of the personnel designated to them; i.e. Junior Marine Engineering Officers and Cadets, Electricians and, Engineering Ratings.
Other duties shall include the maintenance of portable safety equipment and, the testing, reporting and recording of the tasks associated with their ranks.
They shall be involved in the overall maintenance, repair and security of the electrical and electronics equipment found onboard the vessel.
Ship Administration Officer
They are responsible for the preparation and/or maintenance and updating of onboard administrative documents such as port documentation, personnel certification and stores.
Ratings or Crew forms the bulk in the number of personnel on board under three departments; Deck, Engineering and Catering.
Deck Ratings are responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the external areas of the vessel. They are also involved in aspects of the navigational, mooring/anchoring and cargo operations and, Emergency Response.
They are involved in providing catering and housekeeping maintenance on board the vessels.