Fleet Superintendent

Job Responsibilities

• Manager responsibility for the Captains and Chief Engineers that are assigned to the vessels.
• Ensuring safety is regarded as a primary responsibility.
• Strong focus on effective teams and ensuring highly skilled persons in all positions onboard the vessels.
• Build on the sea-to-shore collaboration and drive engagement of your direct reports, officers and crews onboard.
• Management of all operational matters relating to the vessels under your responsibility
• Responsible for planned and unplanned maintenance, repairs and modifications to the vessels’ hull and machineries within the approved budgets
• Planning and coordination for inspection and dry docking of the vessels
• Ensure that all vessel certification and surveys for class, flag and international requirements are in order.
• Follow up on the performance of the vessels and arrange corrective actions to be carried out when necessary.
• Overseeing financial budgets for maintenance, repairs, stores and dry dockings.
• Make suggestions for innovation, savings and improvements within the area of responsibility.
• Monitor the quality of all services rendered by shipyards, workshops and suppliers to ensure they are in accordance with regulatory standards and customer requirements where necessary.
• Conduct technical and vetting inspections.
• Provide operational feedback to improve Maersk’s future newbuilding pipeline in terms of safety and efficiency.
• Be a essential part of our decarbonization agenda.
• Daily, weekly and monthly reporting to management.


The position calls for a person with a great overview and excellent communication and collaborative skills, who is able to navigate between many different stakeholders and tasks at the same time.

You have strong managerial skills with the ability to ensure development of your employees. In addition, you are a self-motivated, strong team player, able to see the bigger picture.

You are a structured and motivated person, who maintains a high drive even within a hectic and dynamic environment.

Your language skills are excellent in both written and spoken English, which is the company language.

You also have a strong and ambitious drive, and you are capable of making independent decisions based on experience, knowledge and information available for each unique situation.

Overall, you have a positive mindset and are willing to go the extra mile to succeed.

Job location

Copenhagen, Denmark