Marine Engineer Officer

You'll lead a team of skilled technicians, project managing the maintenance, function and even procurement of all the ship's mechanical and auxiliary systems.

Before you apply

  • Talk to an adviser

    If you still have questions about the life, our duties in general, or this role in particular, feel free to speak to our online advisers.

  • Are you eligible?

    Age: 17-29
    Minimum qualifications: A UK recognised honours degree in an engineering, maths or physics-based subject which must be accredited by the Engineering Council at CEng or IEng level.
    Nationality: British, dual (British and other), Irish or Commonwealth

  • Are you fit enough?

    Can you complete a 2.4km run (1.5 miles) in under 13 minutes 10 seconds (female 16 – 24) or under 11 minutes and 9 seconds (male 16 – 24)? These times are adjusted for age as you progress through your career.

  • how to apply

    Fill in an online application to get the ball rolling. Or call 08456 07 55 55. Meet all the criteria and pass the initial tests, including the Admiralty Interview Board, and you will go on to initial training at Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth.