Assistant Superintendent

Job Details

James Fisher Shipping Services
Barrow-in-Furness, UK
March 1, 2017


Job Purpose:

  • To fully manage and support all aspects of vessel operational capability & Safety readiness, ensuring full compliance with the company SMS and Third party stakeholder requirements.
  • To provide support to the Technical Director  relating to all matters of the vessel's Techincal and operational vessel management.
  • To provide complete operational Control & support of the Company EMSA contract.
  • To provide support to the company Agency Business requirements.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Arrange in service repairs/ survey for vessels and equipment and LSA.
  • Arrange attendance of surveyors as required ensuring full class and flag compliance at all times.
  • Carry out Purchasing / Work order duties relating to technical spare parts & Service ( using AMOS).     
  • Manage & support planned maintenance systems.
  • Create and build specifications of any dry dock, upgrade or repair periods.
  • Carry out on board inspections periodically.
  • Manage Analytical investigation, trending and plan effective whole ship operation.

Other Tasks:

  • Develop excellent relationships with Crew.
  • Oil Major Vetting preparation.
  • Such other duties commensurate with the position as may be determined from time to time by the Technical Director.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Must have seagoing experience min sea time 2 years. Industry recognised seagoing EOOW or OOW background required.
  • Good understanding proficient in the use of PMS and SMS compliance systems.
  • Understanding of Ship's certification and survey requirements
  • Ability to work alone or as part of a team.
  • Good communication and inter-personal skills.
  • Strong organisational and administrative skills.
  • Must have the right to work in the U.K.
  • Must have a full U.K. driving Licence.
  • Must be willing to travel at short notice

This role will be based in Barrow in Furness. However Home work in North east / Humberside area of England could be considered for the Right Candidate.

Closing Date: 
27th March 2017

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