Marine Manager

Marine Manager

Ref: 422| Posted: 13th Nov 2018

This vacancy is now closed
We are seeking an experienced Marine Manager with a minimum of 15yrs experience to join our client in the US (East Coast)
The Marine Manager will be expected to:
  • Implement good Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental practices
  • Maintaining and operating the dry docks within a given budget at all times, insuring that class and state surveys are conducted in a timely manner & certificates are maintained.
  • Administration and implementation of company procedures and work instructions for time and attendance, tool box talks, employee performance, permit to work system and training needs of employees
You will be working alongside the Production Director and Technical, Planning and IT Director to evaluate the individual requirements for all current and future dock maintenance programs.  There will be regular contact with the Project / Trade Managers and Dock masters to ensure the project requirements and compliance are on schedule. 
  • At least 15 years’ experience in the marine industry with 10 years at supervisory level
  • At least 5 years’ experience with specific familiarity in steel repair and coating of steel
  • STCW, Class 2 Foreign Going or previous experience as a Manager in a Shipyard environment
  • Excellent Computer skills
  • The ability to work on complex assignments with minimum supervision
  • An all-around understanding of marine operations within a shipyard environment as well as proven experience in running planned maintenance systems
  • A good understanding of stability, ballast systems, load distribution and its’ effects.
  • Experience in ship handling and mooring
  • An understanding of block settings, block loadings and its’ effects
  • The ability to run a department (up to 80 staff members)
Competitive Salary and Benefits Package.