Work with Purus HST

At Purus HST we realise that our ultimate success depends on recruiting and retaining high quality people. We believe in investing in our people and offer support and training for personnel development and career advancement opportunities. You can expect to work on some interesting projects in a rewarding, inclusive and enjoyable environment. We embrace diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Current Opportunities:

Join our dynamic team as a UK-based Vessel Engineer

We are a leading provider of Crew Transfer Vessels (CTVs) supporting the offshore wind industry. As we continue to expand our operations, we are seeking skilled and motivated Engineers to join our team. Successful candidates will play a crucial role in ensuring the safe and efficient operation of our vessels, contributing to the success of offshore windfarm projects across the UK.


  • Conduct routine maintenance and repair of vessel machinery and systems.
  • Perform pre-departure and post-arrival checks to ensure vessel readiness.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve technical issues to minimize downtime.
  • Collaborate with onshore and offshore teams to coordinate maintenance schedules.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and industry regulations at all times.
  • Provide technical support during vessel operations.

  • Qualifications:

    • UK COC Chief Engineer (III/3, III/2 & III/1) Under 3000KW


    • MEOL Minimum Y3, Y2, Y1 under 3000KW
    • STCW95 Basics


    • AEC1 + AEC2

    Preferred Experience:

    • Previous experience as an engineer, motorman or machinist in the merchant navy.
    • Electric Systems
    • Hydraulic Systems
    • Navigation and Radio equipment
    • Heating systems

    Application Process:

    To apply for this position, please submit your CV and copies of valid certifications to Please include "Vessel Engineer Application" in the subject line of your email.