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Marine Engineer, Wharf Redesign (12 week contract)
We are looking for a Marine Engineer with previous experience of wharf design to work on a project for a leading consultancy company. For a twelve-week contract, you will redesign an existing wharf to enable its use for transportation. You will need to be able to commute to London although where possible you will be able to work from home. This is an excellent opportunity to work on an interesting project and establish links with a great consulting company.
Deputy Director of Maritime Affairs, London

Do you have lobbying experience? Do you have a good understanding of International Maritime Legislation? If so, then we may have the role for you!

Our client is a highly reputable Maritime Authority that registers ships and enforces safety standards upon them. The primary purpose of this role is to represent and support the Maritime Authority at external intergovernmental maritime meetings such as the International Maritime Organization (IMO).

In the context of these meetings, the role involves the analyses of developing maritime/shipping issues to draft papers, prepare policies and actively present positions taken by the Maritime Authority.

Ideally, you will hold a Master Mariner or Chief Engineer qualification. Also, a Degree in Maritime Law will be considered.

For more information call Liam Daly on +441702 480 142.

Marine Engineer Surveyor, Shanghai

Are you a Chief Engineer looking to come ashore or Technical Superintendent looking for something different? If so, then we may have the role for you!

Our client specialises in Marine Consultancy Work around the world for the likes of Shipowners to P&I Clubs and more.

Within this role, you would be responsible for carrying out investigations and assessments relating to marine engineering matters. You will need to have excellent report writing skills, attention to detail and be willing to travel at short notice.

Call Liam Daly on +441702 480 142 to discuss more.

Technical and Compliance Officer, London

A successful London based Maritime Authority is seeking a Technical & Compliance Officer to join the small team of professionals in the Inspections and Surveys Department.

This is an office-based role providing technical support and advice to owners, managers and recognised organisations. You will be overseeing the response and management of Port State Control inspections, and the operation of the Ship registry’s inspection programme.

This role is suitable for a Chief Engineer or Master Mariner.
Audit experience would be advantageous.

A logical thinking, safety orientated person is required who must have a wide knowledge of the International Maritime Conventions and Codes. You must have excellent communication skills and be decisive and proactive in your approach.

All candidates must have EU working entitlement.

Crewing Officer, Essex

We are currently seeking a maritime professional, ideally with previous crewing experience for an exciting Crewing Officer role with a crew management services company based in Essex.

Within this role, you will report into the Managing Director and Fleet Director and be responsible for the daily crewing operations of a fleet of vessels owned by first-class ship owners. The fleet consists of modern passenger, bulk, container and general cargo vessels.

Other duties will include maintaining accurate records, verifying crew certificates, processing of ship accounts and crew wages.

You will also keep up-to-date with maritime and flag state legislation.

To be suitable for this role you will ideally have some crewing experience however, we can also consider deck officers who are looking to step ashore.

Experience with passenger vessels is advantageous.

UK working entitlement essential.

Please apply now if you feel this is the perfect next step for you.

Environmental Coordinator, Cruise, West London

A leading privately-owned cruise company is looking for an experienced Environmental Coordinator.

We are seeking someone with the ability to understand and interpret various complex regulations and environmental matters.

Within this role you will manage all operational environmental activities of the fleet of cruise vessels, ensuring operational excellence and adherence to all applicable environmental rules and regulations, as well as company policy.

Suitable candidates must have cruise background either onboard ships or in a shore-based role. You will have an Environmental Science qualification or similar, a wide knowledge of the cruise/maritime industry and experience onboard ships as Environmental Officer, Deck Officer, or similar.

Candidates must have UK working entitlement to be considered for this role.

If you feel this is the perfect role for you, please apply now.

IT Analytics Manager, UAE

Spinnaker is currently seeking an IT Analytics Manager to work with a client of ours who are the leading providers of maritime solutions, based in the UAE.

Your roles and responsibilities will include:

Developing and deploying the company’s data and analytics platform
Foster the idea of data-driven culture
Define processes for effective integration of new data
Define data and analytics strategy practices
Expand the research and analytics offered as well as identifying new types and sources of data
Suitable candidates should have:

BSc/MSc in Computer or Data Science
Experience working within a marine background
Experience in a similar position
Knowledge of machine learning, artificial intelligence and cognitive or data science
Working knowledge of programmes such as Python, Java, C++, SQL, MongoDB, etc.

If this sounds suitable for you, please apply now!

Operations Manager, Middle East

Spinnaker is seeking an Operations Manager to work with a reputable client of ours based in the Middle East.

Within this role, your main responsibilities will include:
• Managing the operational standard of vessels
• Monitoring the performance of vessels against charter parties
• Coordinate with internal personnel and external parties about all operational and SHEQ matters
• Visit ships as requires and organise visits if necessary
• Identify gaps in training and develop training programs
• Assist the COO
• Prepare and manage the department’s budgets

Suitable candidates should have:
• Sailed for at least 3 years at the rank of Master Mariner
• Have a significant amount of experience within a managerial role ashore working with gas vessels
• Extensive experience in dry-docking and refits
• Knowledge of international and national requirements
• Abilities to conduct risk assessments, accident investigations, root cause analyses and write reports

If this sounds ideal for you, please apply now!

Country Manager, West Africa

We are currently working with a leading provider of offshore services looking for a Country Manager to be based in West Africa.

The main purpose of this role is to lead and manage the operations of your assigned region, ensuring that clients receive the highest level of service.

Reporting to the Regional Director, you will provide dynamic leadership to ensure achievement of agreed operational targets with safety being at the forefront of all activities.

You will need to have sailed as either Chief Engineer or Master Mariner and have a minimum of 10 years’ experience with offshore vessels, 3 of which should be in senior management. Fluent Portuguese is required for this role as it is based in Angola.

If you are interested in this role then apply today!

Technical Support Officer, Germany

We are currently looking for a Technical Support Officer to work with a client of ours, a well-renowned ship operator in Germany.

Within this role, your main responsibilities will include:

Assisting the technical superintendents with the team and any projects
Maintaining coordination and servicing of vessels’ equipment
Liaising with classification societies, external companies, operators and vessels
Administration processes
General vessel support (e.g. handovers)
Suitable candidates should have completed some form of commercial and/or technical training.
A knowledge of the shipping industry and working with seafarers would also be advantageous.

If this sounds ideal for you, please apply now.

Technical Superintendent, Bulk, Germany

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with bulk vessel experience!

We are seeking a Technical Superintendent for our client, a world-renowned shipping company based in Germany.

In this role, you will be responsible for all technical matters for a number of bulk vessels.

To be suitable for this role you will have experience sailing as Chief Engineer or similar on bulk vessels and have experience ashore, even for a short period.

If you feel this is the perfect role for you, please apply now.

Piping Manager, Shipyard, Middle East

Spinnaker is currently looking for a Piping Manager to work with a client of ours, a reputable company based in the Middle East.

Within this role, you will be responsible for:

Overseeing all daily operations to ensure production cycles are met
Monitor the availability, use and maintenance of equipment
Develop systems that monitor productivity metrics and performance targets
Manage budgets – including purchasing of equipment and spare parts
Coordinate with both project managers and QSA departments to ensure safety and compliance to regulations
Managing a large team and ensure their efficient training
Suitable candidates should have:

A background in Marine/Mechanical Engineering or a CoC Class 3 to Class 1
Vast experience working within the ship repair/conversion/newbuilding/offshore/onshore industry
Experience working within a managerial role
A competitive package is on offer for the suitable candidate.

If you are interested, please apply now.

Technical Purchaser, Germany

Do you have good experience with technical purchasing, and are now seeking a new role in Germany?

This is a great opportunity to become Technical Purchaser for a leading, family-run shipping company.

Within this role, you will be responsible for global purchasing of spare parts, consumables, paints, lubricants and chemicals in coordination with the crews on-board and the technical department.

You will obtain quotes, conduct price comparisons/negotiations and place orders, ensuring timely delivery.

Suitable candidates will have previous experience with technical purchasing.

If you feel this is the perfect role for you, apply now.

Technical Superintendent, Jack-Up Barges, Middle East

Spinnaker is working on a new opportunity to be a Fleet Technical Superintendent with Jack-Up Barges, with a client of ours based in the Middle East.

Your roles and responsibilities will include:

Carrying out regular offshore inspections of Jacking systems and vessel equipment
Providing advice for all aspects of planned repairs and maintenance
Attend vessels at short notice for troubleshooting issues and incident investigations
Attend dry-dockings and repairs
Provide training for all use of all Jacking equipment
Assist with budget preparations
Work with senior management teams
Maintain, input into and upgrade the CMMS (company’s computer-based planned maintenance system) where required
Comply with all HSSEQ policies and PPE procedures
Suitable candidates should have experience working with Jack-Up (accommodation) Barges and have sailed to the rank of at least 2nd Engineer.

A competitive package is on offer for the right individual.

If this sounds like it could be ideal for you, please apply now.

Marine Superintendent, Bulk Carriers, Norway

Spinnaker is working on the opportunity to become a Marine Superintendent with a client of ours, a well-renowned maritime company based in Norway.

The candidate we are looking for should be willing to work in a team, be friendly, and should be passionate about what they do in order to perform efficiently.

You will form a team of five other Marine Superintendents and report directly to the Marine Manager, in order to assist the company with their plans of expanding their current fleet of Bulk Carriers.

Your responsibilities will include:
• Ensure cargo and ballast procedures are implemented properly
• Ensure navigation procedures meet industry standards and are implemented correctly
• Monitor vessel operations for compliance
• Coordinate and arrange all inspections (vetting, CDI, Flag State Control, Port State Control, etc.)
• Coordinate registration and handover of new vessels
• Maintain effective communication with Marine Manager and vessel Manager on all issues
• When onboard vessels, act as an advisor in regards to navigation, mooring and cargo operations

The ideal candidate should have both shore-based and sea-going experience with bulk carriers and have previously worked within a ship management company or a shipowner.

EU working entitlement is essential.

If this sounds like it could be for you, please apply now!

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