The Technical Superintendent will be based in our crew management centre in Mumbai and support our technical management team in Dubai with vessel visits, audits and training. They will also support the GM Mumbai with selection and recruitment of senior crew.
Ensure that maintenance and operational standards are compiled to enable the vessels to operate safely without any incident or detention;
Ensure that procedures are compiled to evaluate and manage changes in operations, procedures, vessel equipment or personnel and to ensure that Company’s safety, quality and environmental standards are not compromised;
Monitor the development and upkeep of the planned maintenance programs and its records on board the vessels and in the shore office
Conduct shipboard and shore-based verification of operational and maintenance records and reports of vessels;
Monitor the physical condition of the vessels through shore-based verification and periodic structured inspection of the vessels;
Ensure that necessary improvements are tracked to completion, for the vessels;
Conduct shipboard and shore-based verification of all applicable certification and class documentation of vessels;
Ensure that necessary surveys and inspections are conducted in a planned and timely manner;
Services, personnel and other resources necessary to carry out operational and maintenance procedures;
Ensure and monitor the implementation and testing of the emergency-preparedness system;
Prepare vessels for inspection/audit by PSC, Flag, RightShip and similar bodies; follow up deficiencies arising out of the preparation and inspection until final closure;
Monitor the implementation of the SMS on the vessels and ensure that timely attention and feedback is provided for reports originating from the vessels;
Identify and verify training needs of shipboard personnel whose work may cause a significant impact on safety, environment, and operations and provide feedback regarding such training needs through appropriate remarks in the Appraisal Report and other reports to the Company’s management
Ensure identification, implementation, monitoring and communication the HSE targets for the vessels and allocate resources for achieving these targets;
The Vessel Manager shall assist in:
Liaison with authorities and corporate bodies;
Driving continuous improvement in the Company, through an appropriate measurement and feedback process that also ensures that HSE performance aspects and targets are monitored against results;
Risk management including the assessment and monitoring of financial exposures, management of operational risks and vessel risks;
Maintaining a competent organization, and assigning authority and responsibility
A bachelor’s degree in engineering, marine engineering or mechanical engineering.
Extensive sea based experience having worked at Chief Engineer level
Extensive knowledge of ship engineering and operating systems.