Marine QA Superintendent

VIRTUA ADVANCED SOLUTION

Ensure that Marine quality standards, current practices and procedures meet or exceed the requirements of the customer, the company and the flag state. And monitor Fleet practices to ensure that they continue to comply with the ISM Code and applicable standards adopted by the Company.
As well as conduct internal audits on board and ashore to verify that statutory and Company requirements are met, and identify areas of improvement.

The incumbent is also responsible to review trends in the Fleet and industry with regards to Safety and Environmental Management and Initiate updates of the Management System whenever necessary. As well as to review Fleet Management of Change documentation to ensure Fleet Safety Management System standards are maintained or enhanced, and conduct audits to Joint Ventures to assess current practices and update risk profile, in addition to acting as custodian of the Companies Emergency Response Plan.

Key Accountabilities:

Incident Investigation
Marine Quality Assurance
Emergency Response Procedures
Risk Management
Policies, Systems, Processes & Procedures
Quality, Health, Safety, & Environment (QHSE)

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Marine Engineering or an equivalent degree related to the Maritime/Shipping Industry OR
Class 1 Certificate of Competency and experience as Master or Chief Engineer on internationally-trading tankers or gas carriers

Experience:

6-8 years’ experience is a relevant Quality, Health, Safety and Environment function including at least 4 years’ in a similar position within the oil and gas shipping industry OR
At least two years’ experience as a Marine Quality Assurance Superintendent or in an equivalent off-shore based management position in a role related to the Maritime industry

Job Specific Skills:

Fully conversant with the international, Flag State, industry and company requirements that are related to ship management and certification
Good understanding of emergency response procedures and practices
Experience of working in a role wherein support had to be provided to the company DPA will be preferred
Should have knowledge of the role of the Company Security Officer
Experience of working with Environmental Management Systems
Experience of conducting internal and external audits such as ISO, ISPS, TMSA and SHEQ etc.

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