I am currently employed as a 3rd Officer with Silver Fern Shipping - a New Zealand Coastal Tanker company. A 6 week on/off roster. My work shift on board is 4-8.thats 0400-0800 and 1600-2000. Loading, discharging, heating, tank washing and draining... time is something that you never see the end of. Trading around the coast of New Zealand from Marsden Point to Auckland, Tauranga, Wellington, Nelson, Lyttelton, Timaru, Dunedin, Bluff and New Plymouth. Via Cape Rienga. Beautiful scenery, whales, dolphins, seals, birds, gannets and wildlife.