Vessel Operator

Operation Department

Reporting to: Area Operation Manager

Job Purpose:  To monitor and control day-to-day ship operation and ensure that all tasks are performed in accordance to the company’s procedures. The vessel operator is a very responsible position and often called upon to provide support.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge of the specifications of all vessels under operation.
  • Check the suitability of cargoes for carriage and any physical constraints or financial effects.
  • Provisionally plan the stowage of booked or planned cargoes in compliance with all relevant regulations, vessel limitations, and customer requirements.
  • Continuously be aware of the economic conditions under which the transportation of cargo can be performed for the customer, assuring the highest possible profitability of the concluded business.
  • Ensure full compliance with the agreed Charter Party terms & conditions.
  • Instruct the Master and Port Agents with regards to voyage orders.
  • Plan in close cooperation with the vessels Master, local Agent and vessels broker the best possible port turnaround and monitor the vessels’ performance in Port assuring the best possible result.
  • Ensure that the Shipping System, forms and data are maintained correctly and are fully up-to-date and complete.
  • Plan bunkers for the vessel in the most efficient and safe manner
  • Ensure that vessels will be provided with standard cleaning chemicals stock and sufficient fresh water.
  • Provide Post fixtures team with all details required for invoicing, demurrage collection, and any other expenses to be charged to charterers in line with COA or C/P.

We are looking for a person with:

  • Analytical mindset, find joy in a detail-oriented position.
  • The excitement in working in a dynamic international environment
  • General understanding of shipping/world trade
  • The positive attitude is willing to learn and develop.
  • Teamwork skills
  • Chief Officer/Master on a chemical tanker or 2 years vessel operator experience
  • Good computer skills.
  • Excellent communication and social skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure high availability also during after office hours
  • Ability to work in a multicultural environment.

If the above requirements fits your description then kindly send your motivational letter and CV.