- Date posted:
- December 11, 2017
- Shore Based Jobs
- £ DOE
We are currently working with a private fleet of yachts from 60-100m+ M/Y to find a Superintendent, this is a land based position in the UK but travel will be required.
60-100m+ M/Y, Private Fleet, Med/Caribbean cruising, Land based position in UK
Superintendent, working within a close management team of 3 (fleet manager, marine superintendent) responsible for a fleet of private yachts. You will be providing technical management support to a range of vessels. The role will ideally suit an EOOW, Engineer Class 2 or Chief Engineer with experience of passenger vessel management, Superyacht codes and classification. Ensuring adherence to all approved technical, safety and security procedures. Providing interpretation of Class Rules and other related regulations. Monitor class survey schedules and requirements. Liaising with attending Class and Flag surveyors Promoting the effective use of the Planned Maintenance System and conditioning monitoring techniques. Ensuring the PMS contains all flag, class, builders, manufacturers and company requirements. Reviewing reported defects, analysing significant defects and introducing measures to prevent recurrence. Managing dry docking and refits, creating refit specifications, shortlist suitable shipyards and managing the tendering process. Monitoring refit costs, quality and schedules, providing support with warranty claims. Providing continuous support in the event of technical difficulties, spares and service requests and emergency response team participation. Providing general technical and commercial advice and guidance, assisting with Insurance Claims.
At least 3 years' experience on yachts, commercial or in a similar technical yacht management role. Considerable seagoing experience in an engineering capacity (minimum merchant EOOW, Class 2 Level or equivalent) Excellent knowledge of Classification, Flag, ISM/ISPS, SOLAS, Passenger Yacht or Large Yacht Code requirements. To be willing and able to travel worldwide, working in a close-knit team to extremely high standards and strict deadlines.
Salary DOE, based near London, 1/2 office based:1/2 travel ability to work from home, standard UK leave package.
Good knowledge of the English language is required.