July 14, 2021
An exciting and challenging opportunity is now available to join Austral's Northern Prawn Fishery team as a Marine Engine Driver II (MED II) for the upcoming tiger prawn season, commencing late July 2021 until late November.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The Engineer will control the operation and maintenance of the vessel's plant & equipment as well as the transfer of water & fuel. They will also assist with day-to-day catch where required.
- Experience with the Northern Prawn Fishery
- Suitable trade background
- Diesel Mechanic, Diesel Fitter, Motor Mechanic
- Electrical Fitter and or Refrigeration Mechanic
FOR MORE DETAILS AND TO APPLY VISIT:
Watch the video below for a snapshot of what it's like at sea during tiger prawn season
ABOUT AUSTRAL FISHERIES
Austral Fisheries is one of Australia’s largest integrated commercial fishing companies, with vessels operating in Australia’s sub-Antarctic Territories, The Northern Prawn Fishery and the Timor Reef Fishery. The company is headquartered in Perth, Western Australia and has been in operation for over 45 years. Austral was the first seafood business in the world to become carbon neutral and they are leaders in catching, sourcing and promoting sustainable seafood.