How To Join Merchant Navy As Engine Rating

The Engine room ratings assist the engineering officers in the maintenance and operation of engines and associated equipment.

Trainee wiper:-Trainee wiper works in the capacity of a trainee and works as directed by the second engineer

Wiper – Wiper carries out daily maintenance of the engine room and as directed by the second engineer.

Oiler – The oiler works in the engine room with the engineers and helps in cleaning, painting, overhauling and maintenance of machinery.

Motorman – The motorman assists the duty officer is watch-keeping by taking readings of various machinery and systems and keep a contact watch on them.

 He also assists the engineering officer during maintenance and overhauling jobs.

Engine Fitter –  Engine fitter is responsible for welding, gas cutting, grinding, operating lathe machine, etc. He is supposed to  work in the Engine room as well as Deck as and when the demand arises

ENGINE  RATING:

  1. Duration of the course – 6 Months

B..Academic Qualification –Pass 10th or equivalent examination  with Science and Maths as subject with aggregate 40% and 40% marks in English language.

  1. Age Limit :–                 17.5 to 25 years 
  2. Physical Standards :- Eye Sight 6/6 and Physically fit

CANDIDATE WILL SAIL ON SHIP FOR 6-9 MONTHS DEPENDIING ON THE COMPANY ‘S CONRTACT

THEN WILL APPLY FOR  WATCHKEEPING CERTIFICATE  TO SAIL AS WIPER.

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