Marine Superintendent

Confidential| Date Posted: 6-Feb-2021
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ITE/ NITEC/ Higher NITEC, Diploma

Job Description

The Marine Superintendent is responsible for ensuring the safe and smooth operations of his or her assigned product tankers.

Reports to: Marine Manager / Shipping Manager 


  • To promote and manage the vessels’ health, safety and environment compliance.
  • To ensure that the vessels are able to perform their voyages and operations.
  • To arrange and manage audits and inspections required by the recognised organisation (RO) – ISM, ISPS and MLC.
  • To arrange and manage vetting inspections, including submissions onto the OCIMF SIRE online platform.
  • To oversee the vessels’ navigational matters, including approval of passage plans and conduct of navigation audits.
  • To ensure compliance with terminal, operators, oil majors and charterers’ requirements.
  • To liaise with and manage matters in relation to Flag State and Port State.
  • To ensure that Q88 and HVPQ are updated at all times.
  • To advise on changes to regulations, requirements and industry best practices.
  • To monitor, review and update the company’s SMS.
  • To provide vessels with guidance and information regarding the above.
  • To provide support, training and enforcement in respect of crew competency and discipline.
  • To provide support in respect of queries regarding vessels’ capabilities and performances.
  • Member of company’s emergency response team.
  • Attend to projects and tasks as assigned.



  • Seagoing experience as a Master (at least CoC class 1 or 2), or at least 2 years of experience of shore experience in relation to safety, health and environment management and compliance for product or chemical tankers.
  • Familiar with international and local maritime regulations and requirements.
  • Strong sense of integrity and professionalism.
  • Excellent leadership, teamwork, management and communication skills.
  • Able to motivate and inspire people.