Location: Any City, Nigeria
Reports to: Fleet Manager.
    Managing the day to day activities of the
company’s DP vessels
Duties and Responsibilities
    Controlling the vessel performance, shipboard
maintenance and repair programs, dry dockings, deficiencies, and class and
flag surveys and to ensure that these are completed within the required
time. Monitoring and ensuring vessels performance in accordance with
charter party requirements.
    Ensuring the ships entrusted to the marine
department are operated to the highest standard with absolute regard to the
safety of life at sea and protection of the environment and in conjunction
with the crewing department ensure that the crews are of the highest
standard achievable. To make recommendations for improvement.
    Approving the annual vessel operating budget and to
monitor the development of actual costs throughout the year and to ensure
that all costs are vigorously controlled.
    Monitoring of vessel visitations to ensure that
vessels are regularly inspected. Ensuring that internal and external
reports as per the SMS requirements are completed within the agreed
    Assist the company DPA in the implementation and
maintenance of the SMS, both in the office, and onboard the vessel’s
and any other issues related to class or flag.
    Scheduling the dry docking requirements and cost
and for any other major repair work prior to tendering.
    To ensure that the companies Safety Management
System and Security Polices are adhered to
    Assisting the legal department in the preparation
of, and progression with, all insurance claims.
    Setting up and ensuring continued operation of team
briefings, meetings and reporting directed towards achieving team
awareness, commitment and objectives.
    To act as an interface between the Marine and
Project Department in relation to live projects and those in the planning
    Reporting to the fleet Manager on all matters which
are of concern.
    Ensuring that all HSE policies are adhered to
    Approving orders, invoices and payments up to limit
of authorization.
    Assisting in any emergency response as required.
    To oversee appointment of senior officers.
Essential Skills, Qualifications and Experience
    A qualified Engineer, Master Mariner or Naval
Architect or other appropriate managerial qualification, to have held a
senior position within the shipping industry.
    A skilled organizer and communicator at all levels
    Committed to vigorous quality and cost control.
    Computer literate.
    Experience working with DP Vessels, also experience
with DSV would be an added advantage.
Application Closing Date
6th February, 2018.

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