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Marine Superintendent (BCP01)

Overview

Reference
BCP01

Salary
ZAR/Month

Job Location
- South Africa -- City of Cape Town Metro -- Cape Town

Job Type
Permanent

Posted
11 April 2017

Closing date
30 Apr 2017 14:50


The Marine Superintendent position has become available within the BCP Operations department based in Cape Town. This position reports to the Fleet Technical Manager. The key responsibilities of this position include ensuring that the company maintenance philosophy, policies and procedures are implemented and maintained on vessels.

 

This position has become available within the Operations department based in Cape Town. This position reports to the Fleet Technical Manager.

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:

  • Ensure that company maintenance philosophy, policies and procedures are implemented and maintained on vessels

  • Documentation and adherence to prescribed Maintenance systems

  • Ensuring optimum vessel utilization in terms of maintenance support

  • Ensuring minimum downtime of vessels and equipment

  • Ensuring maintenance costs are within budget; no wastage by engineering staff

  • Identify training and development needs

  • Optimise vessel fuel consumption and lube oil usage

  • Assistance and support in learnership programs for new recruits

  • Ensuring the availability and accuracy of maintenance and technical data and information

  • Ensuring vessel overall technical performance, vessel availability and utilization

  • Controlling vessel maintenance cost

  • Conduct variance analysis - budget vs actual trip expenditure

  • Support role in planning and execution of vessel re-fit/refurbishment

  • Analyse and interpret trends

  • Recommend and implement innovations and modifications to improve efficiency of vessels

  • Ensure adherence to applicable legislation and regulations

  • Recording and confirmation of specifications

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES:

  • Energetic

  • Flexible

  • Able to work under pressure and independently

  • Good communicator

  • Assertive, organised and proactive

  • Team Player that is service-orientated

  • Delivers high output and is deadline driven

QUALIFICATIONS, COMPETENCIES & EXPERIENCE

  • Class 4 Engineering Certificate OR equivalent

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in superintendent’s position

  • Tertiary qualification in Marine or Mechanical Engineering (or studying towards) desirable

  • Experience in fishing industry will be an advantage

  • Computer literacy (MS Office)

  • SAP exposure will be an advantage

  • Thorough knowledge of classification society requirements

  • Up to date knowledge of IMO guidelines


Contact information

Kholo Lekalakala