Captain for Port Evaluation and Assessment

Netherlands, Flevoland, Almere
£67152 - £75546 per annum
07 Mar 2017
04 Apr 2017
Simon Grant
Location Type
Vessel Type
Cruise ships, Shore-based
Contract Type
Captain for Port Evaluation and Assessments

The role…

A new Maritime Training Centre that uses the very latest, state-of-the-art technology and methodology required a Captain for Port Evaluation and Assessment. It consists of Bridge/Engine Room Full Mission & Part Task Simulators, including dedicated Assessment Part Task Simulator & rooms.

The primary purpose of the role is to prepare and conduct risk assessment for Port Studies, whilst fostering strong collaboration between port authorities, pilot organisations and the owner.

*Facilitate the study of selected ports in liaison with the Port Study Manager
*Responsible to finalise Port Study report together with Port Study Manager
*Liaise about port study initiatives with VP/Director of Marine operations.
*Travel as required, to designated ports, to meet with authorities, pilots and any other port administrators in order to gather local information and insight to support the effective and efficient conduct of the studies.

The person…

*Foreign going Class 1 Masters Certificate

Special Knowledge/Skills:
*Excellent and effective communication skills, verbal and writing, in order to present information accurately and clearly as required.
*Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with maritime authorities, pilots and experts of all nationalities.
*Good management and leadership skills
*Ability to interpret data and review accidents/incidents and lessons learned
*Good understanding of latest state of navigational technology including virtual aids to navigation.
*Good understanding of hydrodynamic effects on ships in motion
*Good understanding of ECDIS and hydrographic surveying
*Strong Team attitude


*Command experience of large cruise ships, alternatively
*Previously served on board cruise ship as senior watch-keeping deck officer (as a minimum) and piloting experience of large cruise ships.

The reward…

As part of our remuneration package, my client is able to offer successful candidates a competitive salary & benefits package included but not limited to: relocation, pension plan, disability insurance and primary and secondary international schooling for children.