Company: Ably Resources
Skills: Captain / Master, Ships Mate / Officer
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: attractive
Location: London, England, United Kingdom
No location/work authorization restrictions found.

Our client controls a fleet of 40+ LPG carriers, which serve the international supply chains of leading oil majors and commodity traders throughout Asia, Europe, Africa and the Americas. For their London office we are seeking a Marine Safety and Training Superintendent.

This will be a permanent, staff role with around 30% travel involved.

  • Guide vessels on SIRE / CDI inspection preparations and work towards getting less than 4 observations per inspection and nil high-risk observation.
  • Work with vessels under his care to ensure that the vessels perform well during PSC / USCG COC inspections.
  • Work with vessels to ensure that LTIFs are zero.
  • Actively participate in safety campaigns to ensure active participation by the fleet.
  • Promptly respond to questionnaire requests from Charterers and Oil Majors.
  • Keep crew matrices of vessels under their care updated on the OCIMF website.
  • Diligently review safety reports (including Master's reviews) received from their respective vessels.
  • Analyze reports, such as Safety, SIRE / CDI inspection, PSC inspections, Internal audits, Near miss, Incident/accident and other such reports. Where required, advise vessels on matters related to Marine activities.
  • Monitor the evolving changes to the SOLAS, MARPOL, STCW, Class, Flag State, Oil Major and other applicable requirements and plan the implementation of the same on vessels.
  • Conduct internal audits on ships. Identify areas for improvement and verify implementation of the corrective and preventive action.
  • Prepare training agenda and conduct training for officers and crew.
  • Conduct safety, environmental and security drills onboard to assess effectiveness.
  • Review and respond to safety and other reports received from the vessel.
  • Conduct appraisal of Officers onboard and recommend actions.
  • Assist Vetting & Quality Manager and the GM on matters related to marine and safety issues on vessels.
  • Carry out management inspections and identify issues that may impact quality assurance.
  • Interview deck officers to evaluate suitability for selection/promotion.
  • Conduct investigation of incidents/ accidents onboard as advised by the HSE Manager.
  • Liaise with interested parties, such as Class, Oil Majors, Ship Owners, Suppliers and other stake-holders



We would like to hear from candidates who have a

total of around 8 years of experience gained on LPG carriers

hold a Master Mariner ticket and have sailed as a Master or Chief Officer on LPG carrier

are willing to work in a shore based job in London

are eligible to work in UK without sponsorship


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