Technical Superintendent

Job Responsibilities

• Overall on-site responsibility for the Technical maintenance of all vessels.

• To ensure the continuous maintenance of tugs, vessels and other marine equipment to minimize downtime.

• To arrange local supply contacts and arrangements to ensure continuity within the operating budget as locally agreed.

• To supervise maintenance programs for vessels and to provide dry dock specifications.

• To directly supervise sub-contractors working on the company’s vessels and equipment on-site.

• To advise management promptly of any fault with or damages to the vessels or equipment.

• To maintain a continuous record of maintenance under an agreed program in a suitable planned maintenance system.

• Manage stock control system and a spares ordering procedure.

• To perform all required tasks in emergencies.

• Monitoring the ordering of lubes and engine room consumables - amount and quality.

• Ensure all operations are conducted in accordance with company procedures and safety requirements.

• Act as training coordinator / facilitator when required.

• Coordinating between vessels and regional technical management.

• To Supervise and Maintain the enhanced computerized planned maintenance on company automated systems.

• Ensure that safety and health regulations are complied with daily.

• Pro- active participation in HMS

• Responsible for all required arrangements for docking, maintenance and repair budgets, and monitoring of expenditure, preparation of docking specifications and reports.

• Ensure onboard compliance with company policies in regards to planned maintenance, QA, ISM, Security and safe operation of the fleet.

• Participation and strict compliance with all Health, Safety, & Environment rules, regulations, company policies and processes when/where applicable, in particular with regard to the environment

• Prepare and control maintenance and repair budget of the marine units.

• Other duties as may be required by the Contract Manager and/or Country Manager.



• Class 1 Motor Certificate of Competency essential (STCW ’95 CoC III/Class 1Chief Engineer).

• Good diagnostic skills

• Budget formulation, monitoring and cost management skills
• Effective communication skills, including negotiation and project management skills

• Excellent prioritization and time management skills with the ability to delegate tasks as required.

• Computer literacy in Word, Excel and MS Project.

• High level of awareness of HS&E management.

• Experience with and knowledge of, modern marine coating systems

• Must remain up to date with Industry advances, technology and legislation.

• 5 years minimum in the similar field. Similar operational experience,

• ideally within small vessel sector (towage and/or offshore)
• A commitment to and high degree of awareness of Quality and HS&E issues

• In-depth knowledge of the maritime industry

• Strong communication and people skills

• Resilient, pro-active, self-starter

• Have an ability to make decisions and prioritize

• Work well under pressure, and retain sense of humour.

Job location

Alexandria, Egypt