This job is no longer available
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join one of the UK's largest domestic ferry operators. My client are looking to recruit a Route Superintendent to lead an efficient operation with regard to all aspects of repair, maintenance and continued compliance to meet MCA and Classification Society requirements.
Provide effective leadership to the Survey Chief Engineer Officers.
Motivate and monitor the quality and effectiveness of maintenance work on the route.
Provide effective interface between engineering teams and contractors.
Identify areas of development of engineering teams.
Assist in the selection process for engineering staff.
Ensure maintenance work is carried out to Flag, Class and manufacturers' standards, promptly and efficiently. Oversee the effectiveness of contracted work on board company vessels.
Ensure Flag and Class have been informed of reportable items and vessels meet certification requirements.
Liaise with the DPA on appropriate matters.
Ensure effective planning of overhaul programmes.
Control costs within budget constraints.
Ensure potential marine insurance claims are reported to Brokers for effective assessment of damage.
Liaise with the underwriter's appointed marine surveyor to establish causation of damage.
Submit potential insurance claim in report form for consideration by underwriters / loss adjuster.
Arrange out-of-hours on-call resource and participate in the rota.
Work a minimum of 200 hours per annum onboard to maintain familiarisation.
Assist the Head of Fleet Operations in the regular review of the engineering function to ensure cost effective resourcing meets business needs.
What you need to know:
Flag and Class rules and standards
Company policies and direction
For more details on this role please contact Phil Terrell on 02380 639036 or