Port Captain - Bulk Carriers, Singapore

Location Singapore
Discipline: Maritime
Contact name: Brijesh Mongia

Contact email: brijeshm@caliber8.sg
Job ref: 594
Published: 18 days ago

Our client is a leading dry bulk shipping company who are expanding their presence in APAC and is keen to hire an energetic and experienced Port Captain in Singapore for the region.

If you are an ex seafarer (ideally Master Mariner) with shore-based experience as a Cargo Superintendent or Port Captain; this is an excellent opportunity to be part of a market-leading entity and a dynamic workforce.

Key responsibilities

  • Responsible for the day-to-day port operational activity within the Regional Office`s area, ensuring that port operations are managed in the most efficient, safe, and cost-effective manner.
  • Responsible for managing the local Port Captain attendance schedule.
  • Managing unattended port calls
  • Responsible for reviewing cargo outturns and proposing adjustments to stowage/ securing methods as necessary to ensure quality cargo care whilst maintaining minimum cargo-related costs.
  • Implement port/regional operations action plan, take a proactive role in following up on agreed actions as directed by the Regional Operations Manager.
  • Will at times be required to cover certain delegated responsibilities of the Operations Manager during his vacation and/or periods of travel

The Ideal Profile

  • CoC Class 1 Master Mariner Certificate or equivalent qualification
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience as a Port Captain or Cargo Superintendent
  • Strong communicator and result-oriented
  • Self-driven and motivated collaborator
  • Strong understanding of the international shipping industry

Please contact Brijesh Mongia at brijeshm@caliber8.sg for a private and confidential discussion.

Kindly note that this role is only open to candidates who are currently in Singapore and only shortlisted candidates will be notified.