- The Captain is in overall command on the bridge assisted by a deck watch officer and Quartermaster, is responsible for the safe navigation of the Vessel and must verify that all pertinent information has been considered in plotting the intended track of the vessel and that the course to be steered will keep the vessel well clear of dangers to navigation.
- To ensure the ship's Navigation Officer is capable of coordinating the navigational tasks required by the ship's deployment and overall management of the Bridge
- To establish the Bridge organization and to ensure that all Deck Watchkeeping Officers are aware of their duties and responsibilities and to ensure that all Deck Watchkeeping Officers are acquainted with the essential Bridge equipment and fully qualified prior to being assigned to a navigational watch
- To protect ship's property against loss or damage and against wasteful practices on the part of any member of the entire operation of the ship and to ensure that members of the Deck Department know, understand and strictly comply with USCG and any other safety regulations.
- Responsibilities are not limited to the above.
Employment type: Ocean - Mutual Notice
Rotation: 8 Weeks Onboard / 8 Weeks Vacation
Pension Scheme: Voluntary Pension Plan in effect after 12 months, consisting of a 7% contribution from the employer and minimum 2% from the employee.
Medical Insurance: Sick pay and doctor/hospital expenses coverage for up to 12 months
Benefits: Family visits on board allowed after 2 months
- Reimbursement of industry required training
- Reimbursement C1/D Visa and other required visas
- Free travel to and from the ship
- Yearly bonus, pending vessel and company results.
Seniority Merit: Personalized Structure
- Minimum 3 (three) years experience as a Vice Captain, 2 (two) years as Chief Officer and 3 (three) years as a certified watchkeeping deck officer.
- Must hold a valid Master's Certificate meeting STCW '95 standard, section A-II/2 with equivalent Bahamian endorsement.
- Must hold all valid STCW and SOLAS training certificates.
- Good administrative skills (proficient in Outlook, Word and Excel).
- Fluent in written and spoken English
- Remain calm under pressure.
- Communicate and implement corrective action steps in an effective, yet diplomatic fashion.