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Sr. DPO/ 2nd Mate

Ensco plc.
Updated: Jan 8 2015
Desired Expertise: Dynamic Position Officer
Experience: 3+ years
Minimum Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Location: TX, US
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Job Status: Closed - No longer accepting applications
Work Authorization: North America
Job Description:


  • • Manages:

    •  DPO (Third Mate / Officer)
       DPO Trainee

    • Reports to:

    •  Master (DP and Navigation)
       Chief Mate (Deck Maintenance)

    • In-direct Reports

    •  Deck Foreman
       Painter
       Ordinary Seaman



  • • Comply with all Ensco HSE policies as outlined in Ensco's  QSMS document.
    • Assist in the maintenance of the deck and lifesaving equipment.
    • Responsible for the assisting with the maintenance of the lifesaving equipment..
    • Responsible for the navigational watch or DP watch, when assigned.
    • Maintain maintenance records and documents in accordance with Maintenance Program.
    • Evaluate direct reports.
    • Monitor and promote the competency program for the deck department.
    • Responsible for planning drills and emergency training.
    • Responsible for monitoring supply vessel operations.
    • Responsible for log entries associated with navigation, weather, Dynamic Positioning, transponder information.
    • Chart corrections and marine notices maintenance.
    • Responsible to support the Master for the implementation and practice of the Permit to Work System, as Permit Coordinator.
    • Responsible for ensuring that his/her Certificate's of Competency and Medical are kept current.
    • Keep written hand-over notes to ensure efficient and accurate transfer of information.
    • Attend Company training as outlined in the Training Matrix for Deep Water GOM
    • Responsible for ordering materials for Marine Department.



  • • Certificate of Competence commensurate with national license requirements endorsed to STCW 95 convention (including amendments).
    • Flag state licenses endorsements and medical certification where applicable.
    • Medical: Commensurate with national license requirements.
    • Training as per STCW 95 convention (including amendments)
    • DP Operator Certificate (Class 3).


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