Technical Superintendent - Ship owner

Location Singapore
Contact name: Brijesh Mongia

Contact email: brijeshm@caliber8.sg
Job ref: 608
Published: 25 days ago

Our client is a small and established shipping company. The success of their business is built on the principle of empowering employees across all levels to make their own decisions, as well as gaining a deep understanding of specific customer needs.

 

They are looking to strengthen their in-house Technical capabilities by hiring a Technical Manager/Owners Representative to join their Singapore office.

 

Requisites

 

1.    Degree in Engineering, Naval Architect or Chief Engineer background; 

2.    Experience within Marine Industry as Technical Director, Fleet Manager, superintendent or other relevant positions;

3.    Minimum 10 years proven track record of strong technical experience from previous positions.

4.    Outstanding communication skills in both verbal and written English.

5.    Good computer skills.

 

Key Responsibilities

 

  • The Technical Manager duties shall include, but will not be limited to:
  • Monitoring and providing technical support and guidance to the external manager;
  • Oversee and support the external manager during Dry-dock and major repairs; Schedule and unscheduled maintenance repairs; Survey, audit, and inspections.
  • Be overall responsible for technical budget, cost control, and optimization of the technical operations;
  • Oversee that all items pertaining to health, safety, security, and pollution prevention are regularly checked to achieve high standards of safety
  • Maintains contact with Classification societies, trade associations, Government bodies, and other organizations that may be helpful to carry out the assigned duties and responsibilities;
  • To carry out periodical inspection of vessels, formulate an up-gradation plan and follow-up progress with the external manager and the vessel;
  • Handling Hull & Machinery insurance matters;
  • Liaise with commercial department to ensure that customers' needs are being met and the vessels being adequately manned;
  • Support and take part in our new building projects.

 

This is an excellent opportunity for you to join a rapidly expanding company that is doing really well. You will have the chance to share your ideas and help develop the company further, as well as your own skills. Additionally, a competitive salary and package are offered.

 

It will be required for you to have Singapore working entitlement.

 

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