Port Operations Specialist

Location Singapore
Discipline: Maritime
Contact name: Brijesh Mongia

Contact email: brijeshm@caliber8.sg
Job ref: 774

Our client is a leading shipping and trading conglomerate looking to hire an experienced Port Operations Manager or Port Captain for their growing break bulk business in APAC.


If you are an ex-Master Mariner/Captain on board bulk carriers and have Cargo Superintendent experience handling break bulk cargoes and vessel types, we look forward to hearing from you.


  • 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 Director.
  • Will at times be required to cover certain delegated responsibilities of the Operations Director during his vacation and/or periods of travel


The Ideal Profile


  • CoC Class 1 Master Mariner Certificate or equivalent qualification
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant experience
  • 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