Chief Officer - Container

Maersk
Mumbai, India
Seafarers
Last application date

Opportunity

Chief Officer on Container

We offer

A key position in the world’s largest container shipping company. You will have challenging opportunities to contribute with and develop your competencies on technically advanced vessels with the best and latest machinery. You will also have the chance to influence and optimize efficiency and procedures in line with increasing empowerment of our vessels.

Key responsibilities

The Chief Officer has the following specific responsibilities:
• To navigate the vessel when on bridge watch.
• To control the stability, trim, draft, bending moments, shear forces and seaworthiness of the vessel as prescribed by the Company and relevant international rules and regulations.
• To ensure safe stability, trim and seaworthiness in connection with any ballast operation which might be raised e.g. with bunker-transfer, mid-ocean ballast exchange and any cargo operation.
• To provide training to other officers delegated and authorized to conduct ballast operations.
•To prepare the vessel's cargo system and cargo compartments ready for cargo.
• To control loading and unloading of cargo and its treatment during the voyage, is effectuated in accordance with applicable rules, instructions and contracts. To liaise with the ship's planners
and vessel operations.
• Prepare Standing Orders for Port / Cargo Operations. In addition, make Daily Orders for port
operations as applicable. To ensure that these orders are understood and acknowledged by all concerned officers.
• Plans the fuel tank rotation in consultation with the Master and C/E.
• Control and supervise officers, ratings' daily working plans, associated with watch and work routines. Periodically monitor the work / rest hour planning for all officers and ratings in the deck and catering department to ensure that the rest hour requirements are being complied with.
• Training of all officers and crew with regards to collection, storage and disposal of garbage as outlines in the vessel’s Garbage management Plan.
• Examine within the scope of responsibility overtime forms prepared by officers and ratings.
• To instruct and supervise Officers and Ratings of the vessel in the use of safety, environmental protection, fire fighting and life saving equipment.
• Propose to the Master necessary training requirements concerning officers and crew.
• Training of supervised personnel which includes:
1. Orientation.
2. Health and safety.
3. Environmental protection.
4. Use of manuals and procedures.
5. Proper use of equipment.
6. Standard operating practices.
• Ensure that his / her individual work and rest hour planning is done on an ongoing basis and rest hour requirements are complied with to avoid fatigue.
• Take measures to protect the vessel and its equipment and prevent incorrect methods.
• To control all areas of the vessel belonging to his field of responsibility are kept clean and tidy, and in good working condition.
• To manage and supervise checks, maintenance and repairs of deck and hull items as delegated by the Master in cooperation with the Chief Engineer when the latter has the function of head
of vessel's maintenance.

We are looking for

- 12 Months Rank Exp as C/O
- As C/O experience on minimum 6000 TEU Container vessel

Additional info

Ref. MA-316237
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A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated container logistics company working to connect and simplify its customer's supply chains. As the global leader in shipping services, the company operates in 130 countries and employs roughly 70,000 people. With simple end-to-end offering of products and digital services, seamless customer engagement and a superior end-to-end delivery network, Maersk enables its customers to trade and grow by transporting goods anywhere - all over the world. For more information: https://www.maersk.com All the way.