Jan 14, 2020

Towage Master - London, UK

  • Maersk Oil
  • United Kingdom
Full Time Permanent Maritime

Job Description

Description

SVITZER is the largest global company within towage and related services. We employ over 4000 employees and have a fleet of over 500 tugs. We are part of the Denmark-based A.P. Moller/Maersk group - the world`s largest group of maritime companies.

We offer

We offer a competitive work/life balance as well as the opportunity to manage all aspects of vessel operation and ownership. We pride ourselves on providing best in industry tools to accomplish our goals safely and to a high standard.

Key responsibilities

The Tug Master will be responsible for the efficient and safe operations and maintenance standard of SVITZER vessels.

Specific responsibilities include:

• Carrying out safe operations to assisted ships in a responsible and timely manner.

• Taking personal responsibility for ensuring a culture of safety is observed on board at all times, and that existing tools to achieve same are utilized by all persons on board.

• Ensuring proper administration of all ship management activities on the vessel, including timely safety and operational reporting, keeping of appropriate records etc.

• Liaising closely with Marine Managers, Harbour Pilots, and other stakeholders to ensure smooth planning and communication of all towage operations.

We are looking for

Qualifications
• Minimum Master <500GT>• Proven experience of ASD propulsion is essential.
• Harbour or Terminal towage experience preferred.
• Strong administrative/computer skills.
• Strong communication skills.