Trainee Superintendent

Location:
Chelmsford, Essex
Department:
Ship Superintendent
Job Description
Work with the Fleet Superintendents to ensure vessels are compliant with company management policies,
ISM code, Class rules and Flag state.
Worldwide vessel attendance to supervise audits and scheduled and unscheduled maintenance and monitor
planned maintenance periods.
Technical Administrative support and supervision of vessels in close consultation with Fleet Superintendents,
dealing with routine and non-routine maintenance and repair, including authorising and supervising the
supply of spare parts, stores and services
Keeping the Fleet Superintendents and Head of Fleet informed of any critical areas, which may compromise
operational readiness, together with budget variations.
Ensure adequate spare parts to meet Dry Dock requirements are held on board.
Assist in surveys for statutory and classification requirements.
Assist in the preparation of dry dock/refit specifications and adjudicate tender returns, Change Orders,
Quotes with the Fleet Superintendent
Support the management of dry docks with due regard to agreed timescales and budgets.
Complete Dry Dock and other reports on work completed with guidance from the Fleet Superintendents.
Undertake Duty Superintendents duties as required after suitable training and provide annual leave support
for vessels assigned to other Fleet Superintendents.
As required by the Head of Fleet
Qualifications, Skills and Experience
Minimum of HND in an Engineering discipline
Competent MS Office Suit User (Word & Excel) for ANY candidate.
 
Desirable:
2nd Class Certificate of Competency (Engine)
Relevant shore experience
Knowledge of plant marine systems.
Familiarity with Dynamic Positioning Systems, submersible vehicles, and cable working machinery and equipment an advantage
ISO/ISM Auditor accreditation an advantage
Electrical propulsion experience
About The Company

The Global Marine Group is a market leader in offshore engineering and consists of three business units; CWind delivering topside, splash zone and subsea engineering services, to the offshore renewables and utilities market, Global Marine providing fibre optic cable solutions to the telecommunications and oil & gas markets and Global Offshore delivering cable installation, repair and trenching services to the offshore renewables, utilities and oil & gas markets.

The company has two successful joint ventures in China, SB Submarine Systems and Huawei Marine, demonstrating the true global reach of the company.  The combined experience and knowledge has led to significant embedded intellectual property and an enviable track record.

GMG has an outstanding health & safety record, completing 1.65 million hours worked in 2016, without injury and stands by a core value of safety first.

The company is in a unique position owning one of the world’s largest offshore support vessel fleets. The company has installed over 300,000 kilometers of subsea cable, which is around 21% of the total installed worldwide.

The Group aspires to achieve its vision ‘Engineering a clean and connected future’