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Senior Diving Support Services Supervisor
A leading provider to the offshore support industry is looking to recruit a Diving Support Services Supervisor to join their team in the Middle East. In this role you will be responsible supervising assigned DSV/MRV contractor staff through subordinate Diving Support Services Supervisors in carrying out diving activities for a wide variety of underwater inspection, repair and maintenance work to offshore structures and facilities. The right candidate for this position must have extensive experience in the diving field. You must be experienced working at a managerial level and have strong knowledge of handling various diving equipment and operations. This is a great opportunity to join an expanding company. PR/010943
Rig Mover

Have you sailed to Master Mariner? Do you have rig move experience?

A leading offshore company is looking for a Rig Mover to work on a back to back rotation. You will have full responsibility for the rig move from inception to execution.

A successful candidate will have sailed up to the rank of Master with experience of positioning jack-up drilling rigs at platforms and of multiple tow vessel positioning.

If you think this could be the right position for you contact us now, or apply direct!

In-house lawyer (superyachts) - Middle East

A very exciting opportunity has arisen for a qualified lawyer to work in-house for this private client dealing with a wide variety of contracts centred around yachts and superyachts.

To be considered, you must be a lawyer with contract experience in the shipping sector. Previous yacht/superyacht experience will certainly be advantageous. Please note, that candidates do not need to be UK qualified for this, however substantial UK law experience is required.

The contact types vary but the most prominent ones are newbuilt and refit contracts. You will also be dealing with corporate contracts, birthing agreements, agency agreements etc.

This is a fantastic opportunity that comes with an excellent remuneration package. Apply now for immediate consideration!

Country Manager, Ship Agency India

Country Manager, Ship Agency, India

A shipping and logistics group are currently looking for a Country Head to join their Ship Agency business in India in a leadership role.

You will be reporting directly to the company owner and will be responsible for developing new business opportunities along with managing existing client relationships and account management. You will have a team of operational staff reporting to you who are based across the different ports the company is active in.

To apply or this role you must have worked within ships Agency in a business development or sales role and be able to demonstrate that you have won new business and can manage customer relationships effectively. You also need to have managed a team of people across more than one location.

Senior Tanker Chartering Manager

A large shipping company are looking to hire a Senior Chartering Manager in the Middle East. The role is responsible for developing the company’s chartering activities in the Product Tanker segment with a focus on MR and LR tankers.

Responsibilities include developing business both locally and internationally, chartering vessels in and performing and supervising fixtures.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced charterer to join a respected organisation.

Please send your CV to Adam Osborne –

Technical Superintendent - Bulker and Product Tankers

Are you looking for something new? Have you worked with product tankers and bulk carriers?

We have a fantastic new opportunity for a Technical Superintendent to join a leading shipping company in the Middle East. This is a brilliant chance to start a new chapter in your career.

In this role you will be responsible for, but not limited to, ensuring that all vessels assigned to you are managed and operated in a safe and efficient manner. Additionally you will be responsible for dry dock planning and company budgets.

We are looking someone who has sailed to Chief Engineer, 2+ years’ experience as a Technical Superintendent and has experience of bulk carriers and product tankers.

A very attractive expat package is on offer.

Training Manager - KSA

Spinnaker is seeking a Training Manager to work with a reputable client of ours, a shipping company based in Saudi Arabia.

In this role, your responsibilities will include:
• Developing and implementing training processes
• Liaising with all training vendors
• Ensuring efficient training of all crew members

Suitable candidates should have:
• Sailed as Master Mariner or Chief Engineer for at least 2 years
• Have experience within a teaching role
• Preferable – have experience in developing curriculums and course programs

If this sounds ideal for you, please apply now.

Technical Manager - VLCC

A VLCC owner is looking for a Technical Manager to oversee their VLCC fleet based in the Middle East.

The ideal candidate will have sailed to Chief Engineer on VLCCs extensively and have at least 5 years experience managing them in a shore based capacity.

An excellent package is available for the right candidate and residency in the GCC region is highly desired due to current travel and visa restrictions.

Voyage Manager - Dubai

A global organisation specialising in oil transportation with a large fleet of VLCC tankers is currently recruiting for an experienced Voyage Manager for their operations team in Dubai.

Our client will be looking to hire an ex Master Mariner or Chief Officer who in recent years has gained commercial vessel operations experience with crude tankers.
You will be responsible for coordinating with customers for all cargo nominations and other matters of voyage management, liaise with Chartering, Technical Managers and Finance to ensure vessel clearance and acceptability for any proposed voyage.
Furthermore, you will assume delegated responsibility of Senior Voyage Manager in their absence, compile monthly lifting and load program and distribute to all relevant parties when assigned by Senior Manager and support, advise, mentor and train more junior staff.

Ideally candidates will be based in Dubai but our client is open to relocating the right candidate.
Please click “apply” below or send your CV directly to

Technical Superintendent, VLCCs, Middle East

A market leading vessel owner is looking for a Technical Superintendent to work with their VLCC fleet in the Middle East.

If you have sailed as Chief Engineer upon VLCCs, then they would be very keen to hear from you. Experience in a shore-based role as a Technical Superintendent would also be preferable.

This is a chance to work for an excellent company with strong development plans offering a great long term career. An ex-pat package is on offer in a family friendly environment for the successful candidate.

If this sounds ideal for you, please apply now!

HSEQ Engineer, Tankers, Middle East

Spinnaker is currently seeking an HSEQ Engineer to work with one of our clients, a world-leading shipowner based in the Middle East.

Your role will be to ensure that the vessels are managed and operated to the highest standards in compliance with legal and regulatory requirements and in accordance with Safety & Quality Management Systems.

Suitable candidates for this role will have:
• Experience as a Chief Engineer;
• auditing experience;
• HSEQ experience;
• experience working with tankers

If this role sounds like it could suit you, please apply now!

Marine Superintendent - Chemical Fleet

A great opportunity to join a large shipmanagement company based in the Middle East. Our client seeks a Marine Superintendent to oversee their chemical fleet ensuring they are run safely and efficiently.

Reporting to the Fleet Manager, other areas of responsibility include advising Masters, agents and other company departments on operational matters, assisting with insurance claims and be involved in the interviewing of potential sea staff.

To suit this role you will have sailed as Master Mariner and have strong experience with chemical tankers. You will have previous shore-based experience in a similar role. Must be a good communicator with excellent organisation skills.

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

Marine Representative, Jack-Up Barges (rotational)

Spinnaker is currently looking for a Marine Representative to work a rotational position for a client of ours, a shipping operator based in the Middle East.

This position is working with Jack-Up Barges and is 6 weeks on, 6 weeks off.

Your responsibilities will include:
• Organising daily operations of the vessels
• Review all documents, risk assessments, task plans, etc.
• Ensure maintenance of all equipment
• Maintain good safety standards on board
• Manage and coordinate subcontractors

Suitable candidates should have:
• A good level of offshore experience as a Chief Mater or Master Mariner onboard Jack-Up Barges
• All standard offshore certifications (Huet/Bosiet, H2S, etc.)

Candidates should be able to speak English fluently.

If this sounds ideal for you, please apply now!

Associate, UAE

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Associate to join a busy shipping and general commercial disputes practice of a leading law firm, based in their office in the Middle East.

The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years post qualification experience although individuals slightly above or below that bracket will also be considered. You must be common law qualified to be considered for this position.

The majority of work will be shipping disputes work but you will also be receiving work of a general commercial litigation flavour so it is essential that this is something you are willing to do. The exact split between the two areas will be entirely dependant on workload at the time.

Apply now for immediate consideration!

Senior Crewing Superintendent

A leading offshore services provider is looking for a senior crewing superintendent or manager to join their team in the Emirates.

The ideal candidate must be based in the Emirates at present due to the current pandemic. You will also have extensive experience of providing crew for offshore support vessels and be able to manage your own desk without need for guidance.

The ability to be able to manage expectations of senior technical staff and be an excellent communicator are highly desired.

An excellent package is available for the right candidate at a well run company with long term contracts.

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