An exciting role in the world's largest and most efficient container vessel operator, part of a dynamic and international organization with the possibility to continuously apply and develop your competencies.
You will within Maersk Line Fleet Technology & Management, Fleet Operation act as ship manager for the day-to-day technical operation and maintenance of the global A.P. Moller - Maersk Group fleet of container vessels.
In this position, you will become a vital part of a highly skilled and motivated team working with a proactive approach towards managing highly technical and efficient container vessels.
This is your opportunity for personal and professional development as part of a truly international environment that challenges you to work across borders, cultures and disciplines to deliver second-to-none performance of our fleet.
In addition, Maersk Line Fleet Technology & Management offers unique career opportunities for high performing employees possessing the necessary skills and competencies.
You will be based at the head office of the A.P. Moller – Maersk Group in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Reporting to the Fleet Group manager, you will act as manager responsible for of the technical operation and maintenance of a number of highly sophisticated container vessels equipped with latest technologies such as electronically controlled engines and state of the art Waste-Heat-Recovery systems, amongst others.
Furthermore, you will have the opportunity to develop your leadership abilities by being the direct manager for the Masters and Chief Engineers that are assigned to the vessels under your responsibility. The aim is to ensure safe, efficient and cost effective operation of vessels under your responsibility, fully aligned with the company's goals and core values.
Responsible for planned and unplanned maintenance, repairs and modifications to the vessels' hull and machineries within the approved budgets
Planning and coordination for inspection and dry docking of the vessels
Ensure that all vessel certification and surveys for class, flag and international requirements are in order.
Follow up on the performance of the vessels and arrange corrective actions to be carried out when necessary
Calculation of financial budgets for maintenance, repairs, stores and dry dockings
Make suggestions for innovation, savings and improvements within the area of responsibility
Monitor the quality of all services rendered by shipyards, workshops and suppliers are in accordance with regulatory standards and customer requirements where necessary
Management of all technical matters and ensure safety is regarded as a primary responsibility.
Conduct technical and vetting inspections
Provide operational feedback to improve Maersk Line's future newbuilding pipeline in terms of safety and efficiency
Strong focus on effective teams and ensure highly skilled persons in all positions onboard the vessels
Daily, weekly and monthly reporting to management.
The ideal candidate holds an engineer/marine engineer degree, and has great insight into the marine industry and has preferably held positions ashore after having sailed as a Chief Engineer.
The position calls for a person with a great overview and excellent communication and collaborative skills, who is able to navigate between many different stakeholders and tasks at the same time. You have strong managerial skills with the ability to ensure development of your employees. In addition, you are a self-motivated, strong team player, able to see the bigger picture.
You are a structured and motivated person, who maintains a high drive even within a hectic and dynamic environment. Your language skills are excellent in both written and spoken English, which is the company language, and you are a strong team player. You also have a strong and ambitious drive, and you are capable of making independent decisions based on experience, knowledge and information available for each unique situation.
Overall, you have a positive mindset and are willing to go the extra mile to succeed.