Vessel Manager

Job Responsibilities

  • Bearing responsibility for the safe and technical reliability of the fleet.
  • Resolving acute technical problems within the designated fleet.
  • Carrying out, propagating and monitoring the centrally formulated technical and safety policy and reporting of possible improvements.
  • Monitoring the maintenance schedules and vessel’s condition.
  • Advice and support the project staff in fleet related adjustments to ensure continued compliance and performance of the vessels.
  • Responsible for the annual budget preparation, a good allocation of the costs and financial reporting related to the fleet, cost management.
  • Coaching of Technical Superintendents and crew in the field of maintenance, finance, safety and logistics.
  • Ensures full compliance of fleet certifications according to statutory and class requirements. Being responsible for a necessary set of documentations used for office - fleet project purposes.

You can make your mark as Vessel Manager if you have:

  • Leadership competences, managing team and being a team player
  • 3 years’ relevant work experience as Vessel Manager or 10 years as Sr. Technical superintendent with the ambition to be promoted to Vessel Manager
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Marine Technology, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent working experience.
  • In-depth knowledge of Fleet Management IT systems.
  • A good command of written and spoken English and Dutch.
  • Good communication skills and ability to work under pressure
  • A strong motivation to work in a challenging and dynamic environment in the Maritime Industry
Job location

Papendrecht, South Holland, Netherlands