Marine Operations Manager

Posted 2 weeks ago

Our client owns and operates a large fleet of modern Refrigerated, Semi-refrigerated and Fully Pressurised gas carriers providing seaborne services for the transportation of Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), Ethylene, Ethane and petrochemicals. For their operation in Singapore, we are seeking a Marine Operations Manager.

This will be a permanent position, based within the MARINE & SECURITY UNIT – TECHNICAL DEPARTMENT

Key Responsibilities

 Reporting to Fleet Manager, Marine & Security.

 Manage the daily Marine operational aspects of a group of vessels covering – navigation, mooring, deck equipment, safety equipment, Port arrival / departure & STS operations and general condition.

 Manage and ensure safe cargo operations of loading / discharging, grade change, tank preparation.

 Work in conjunction with the Technical team for Drydock specification, planning and execution.

 Responsible for the vessel’s 3rd party inspections – SIRE, CDI, PSC, USCG, Terminal, Flag etc.

 Conduct Management Inspections and Internal audits on ships. Identify areas for improvement and verify implementation of the corrective and preventive action.

 Review and respond to vessel reports – Navigational, Safety, SIRE/CDI inspection, PSC inspections, Internal audits, Near misses, Incidents/Accidents.

 Liaise with interested parties such as Class, Oil Majors, Ship Owners, Suppliers and other stakeholders to ensure vessel’s are certificated in accordance to International regulations.

 Review vessels record keeping and documentation to comply to International regulations and Company’s Policies and Procedures.

 Manage and monitor all planned and unplanned repairs to ensure conducted safely.

 Prepare and conduct trainings for officers and crew.

 Conduct safety, environmental and security drills onboard to assess effectiveness.

 Conduct appraisals of Officers and recommend actions.

 Interview deck officers to evaluate suitability for selection/promotion.

 Conduct investigation of incidents/accidents on board when appointed to do so by the Fleet Managers.


 Holding Master Mariner Certificate of Competency.

 Sailing experience as a Master or Chief Officer on LPG / Ethylene Vessels

 Technologically driven, comfortable working in a digital environment, logical process development.

 No shore experience required.

 Ability to travel at short notice and manage 24/7 on call lifestyle.

 Ability to develop, improve and implement safe, and cost-effective technical vessel management processes.

 An in-depth knowledge of the rules and regulations governing vessels’ management.

 Committed and responsible in meeting deadlines with excellent time management skills.

 Independent, outcome driven, organized and resourceful.

 Strong team orientation and has the ability to manage cross-functional relationships in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.

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Job CategoryCrew Management / Marine

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