Vetting and clearance within the Marine Sector is a job that requires someone with extensive knowledge of the Marine and Shipping Industry. The main duty of a Vetting & Insurance Superintendent is to conduct ship inspections to ensure the vessel is operating safely, effectively and efficiently.
Preferably, you will have sailed as a Master or Chief Engineer and will have extensive experience of ship operations/management. This role would ideally suite someone who is career minded as there are many opportunities to progress into other positions within the Maritime Sector after successfully completing a number of years in this position.
What does a Ship Vetting & Insurance Superintendent job description include?
As a Ship Vetting & Insurance Superintendent you will be required to perform vetting and clearance activities in relation to the vessel you are working on.
You will be expected to be able to carry out assessments of owner/manager and terminal audit reports to ensure the proper standards are being maintained and their suitability for use.
You may be responsible for the management of a team of other Ship Vetting and Insurance Superintendents and so it may be a requirement to have experience of managing people.
This role requires statistical analysis of data and the preparation of reports detailing proposed improvements based on the data analysis.
You will be required to organise and monitor MOC vetting Inspections, conduct ship inspections, investigation and risk assessments.
Your role will involve direct liaison with Masters and Senior Officers on vetting issues and other duties as required by the Ship Vetting & Insurance Superintendent.
Key skills and qualifications of a Ship Vetting & Insurance Superintendent job:
You must be educated to degree level or be able to demonstrate considerable experience within the Maritime Sector in other positions that have close connections to this role.
You may be expected to hold a Lead Auditor qualification to take on the role of Ship Vetting & Insurance Superintendent.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills together with sound numeracy skills are a requirement.
Leadership and reasoning skills are important and will be widely used in the role of Ship Vetting & Insurance Superintendent.
Ability to work as part of a team and to management people effectively.
A sound understanding of Microsoft Office is essential.
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