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VAC3848 - P&O Maritime - Technical Superintendent

Division Marine
Location Dubai, U.A.E.
Department P&O Maritime Services - DEP
Closing Date 01-Feb-2018
About P&O Maritime

P&O Maritime is a diverse global company in the marine transport sector delivering innovative and sustainable solutions in partnership with our customers. With a strong focus on business growth and excellence, P&O’s operations span Australasia, South America, Europe, Middle East and Africa.

About the Role

The Technical Superintendent will be responsible in ensuring safe, efficient and economical technical performance of all ships in compliance with all Flag, Class and International statutory and other mandatory requirements in Jebel Ali operations.

The incumbent will supervise daily operational activities of all assigned vessels, assist/monitor colleagues during their periods away from office. This is a hands-on position that involves working with a small dedicated team expected to deliver results and will lead and develop the technical team to achieve the Company’s vision of “Global Maritime Excellence”.

Qualifications and Experience
  • Class 1 Marine Engineer COC or Class 2 with relevant recent experience (appropriate Course qualifications, time as Class / HM Surveyor / Ship Repair Manager). Merchant Navy only as no equivalents will be acceptable.

  • Business/management qualifications would be an advantage.

  • Previous experience as Technical Superintendent for a minimum of five years is essential.

  • Previous experience on commercial vessels over 500 GRT is essential – ideally harbour tugs, AHTS and offshore vessels but deep sea will also be considered due to the broader approach.

  • Ability to travel at short notice to augment other company activities and provide coverage as required.

  • Knowledge of ISPS, ISM, Flag State and Classifications Society procedures and regulations.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook is essential. Knowledge in other MS Office package such as Power Point and Project would be an advantage.

  • People management skills preferably gained from working in a multicultural environment in the UAE.

  • Proven track record in intermediate and special dry dockings, ship repair, mobilizations and in water repairs.

  • Strong Commercial awareness and ability to interact with and satisfy client requirements. Budget planning and routine budget reporting processes.

Remuneration and Benefits

The employment benefits package is reflective of the market and location. A competitive salary package commensurate with the successful applicant's skills and experience will be offered.

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