engine minder


Engine minders perform work related to the deck department of an inland water transport vessel. They use their experience on-board a motorised inland navigation vessel as an ordinary crewmember and have a basic knowledge of engines.

Alternative label

  • canal boat crew member

  • canal narrowboat crew member

  • barge engine minder

  • narrow boat engine minder

  • ship engine operator

  • engine minder on vessels

  • narrowboat engine minder

  • vessel engine operator

  • narrowboat crew member

  • barge crew member

  • on board engine minder

  • narrow boat crew member

  • canal boat engine minder

  • canal narrowboat engine minder

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences



Concept URI