Technical Superintendent

Job Responsibilities

Your key responsibilities will include but will not be limited to:

  • Provision of timely advice to the Port Manager on the condition of the fleet and any matter likely to affect the availability of any vessel in the fleet for duty

  • Assist with the maintenance and crew utilisation

  • Preparation of docking specification, budgets and reports as well as maintenance and repair budgets, and monitoring of expenditure against those budgets

  • Consult with operational managers to plan maintenance schedules and labour requirements

  • Inventory control of stores and spare parts and, where authorised, conduct negotiations with suppliers

  • Liaise with management to coordinate repair work, statutory safety inspections and supply of new plant and equipment with production schedules


To be considered for this role you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications or a certificate of competency in Marine Engineering or equivalent

  • Strong track record in a similar position with exposure to offshore support vessels and/or tugboats

  • Competency in MS Office Suite

  • An understanding of various mechanical equipment and systems including diesel engines, power generation, dynamic positioning, tug propulsion systems and hydraulics


It would also be beneficial if you have:

  • Previous experience in the supervision of dry-dockings

  • Proficiency in using vessel planned maintenance software
Job location

Brisbane, Australia