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Candidate: 1

Experienced Regulatory and Compliance Executive

Seeking opportunities for advancement and growth with a company in need of an expert in compliance and regulatory affairs.

Regulatory, Quality, and Compliance

  • Enforcement of the flag state Maritime Regulations and International Conventions
  • Administrator of the Safety Inspection Program
  • Review all vessel annual safety inspection reports and provide comments to the owners
  • Review and issue Exemptions, Exceptions and Temporary Dispensation certificates IAW flag state International Regulation
  • Provide Guidance to clients regarding interpretation of conventions and safety regulations
  • ISO Quality Compliance
  • Marketing of the Registry and it's services to existing and potential clients
  • Website Administrator

The increasing responsibilities of this role in the current regulatory market have

ensured that I not only keep up to date with current regulations but market trends as well. This position is a constantly growing job with an ever increasing demand for work in marketing and networking in order to ensure the growth of the registry and maintain its good standing in the International shipping community.

Underway Experience

Deck Navigating Officer: 2001-2012
Third Officer to Chief Officer

§ Deck Department Head; Supervising between 8 to 12 individuals in the department in daily shipboard operations

  • Responsible for all on board required training (including company, Coast Guard and Navy required subjects)
  • Vessel Security Officer and Anti-Terrorism Officer; Ensuring that all port state and military requirements are met.
  • Vessel Safety Officer; Ensure that all personnel are following safe working practices and trained in the same

During this period my responsibilities increased from a Junior Officer to a Senior officer while conducting the normal duties of Deck and Navigation watches, creating voyage plans and conducting vessel maintenance.

Certifications:

  • ISO 14000 Certified Internal Auditor
  • ISO 9001:2015 Certified Internal Auditor
  • ISO 9001: 2008 Certified Internal Auditor
  • Chief Mate, Unlimited Tonnage
  • Master of Vessels, up to 1600 tons
  • STCW 95, Fast Rescue Boat, GMDSS, VSO and Medical PIC
  • U.S.C.G. Certified Train the Trainer

Additional Information:

  • Published writer for several trade magazines
  • Experienced in the training and development of deck officers
Contact:
Telephone:

631-626-8462

Cell:

Fax:
E-Mail:

goodwindmaritime@gmail.com

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Candidate: 2

Experienced Deck Officer seeking opportunities in shipping operations / chartering

Seeking internship and future opportunities, 5 years world-wide tanker-sailing experience, Masters student at Texas A&M University.

On-Campus work experience (1.5 yrs)

  • Currently employed as Graduate Assistant in TAMUG Information Services
  • Worked as student worker-instructor in Ship Simulator for bridge resource management and ship handling classes at TAMUG.
  • Worked as lab-assistant in tanker labs for Marine Cargo Operations Class.

At-sea work experience (6 Years)
Deck Navigating Officer: Nov 2008- July 2014

  • Responsible for planning safe navigation of the vessel, using a range of satellite and radar systems and other navigational equipment. In charge of life-saving appliances and ship`s fire systems` maintenance
  • In charge of planning and coordinating safe loading, storage and unloading of cargo, including preparation of cargo holds to setting up of lines

Certifications:

  • Certified NWKO-2nd Mates licence holder, by Govt. of India
  • Certified ship security officer
  • Certification in first-aid, CPR, and advanced fire fighting
  • Trained in public relations and crowd management

Additional Information:

  • Participant and winner of Shell Maritime Leadership weekend at TAMUG
  • Comprehensive knowledge of maritime conventions & regulations such as, SOLAS, MARPOL and ISPS, ISM, IMDG Codes etc.
  • Presented research paper on Financial market impacts of disasters on shipping companies, under Dr. Mileski
  • Presented research paper on Economics of Global passenger transportation under Dr. Duru
  • Developed and launched a mobile application specifically for MMAL program, as marketing class project
  • Adept at MS Office and decision making tools such as Palisade`s regression analysis, forecasting and problem-solving technics
  • Badminton gold medalist and adroit at other games and sports
  • Organised inter-college events, active participant of various tech-presentations

 

Contact:
Aditya Ammu
Telephone:
Cell:

1 409-392-7338

Fax:
E-Mail: adityamurthy18@tamu.edu
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Candidate: 3

Seeking a new opportunity in the shipping-bunkering industry in sales & marketing and operations

Work Experience

REGIONAL MARKETING MANAGER – AEGEAN MARINE PETROLEUM SA(NEW YORK USA) (3 Years)
International Marketing and Marine Fuels Trading.
Developing Supplier and Client Relations in a range of selected geographical areas.
Further Development of current client platform, retain and develop business.

DIRECTOR – ICS PETROLEUM LTD (VANCOUVER & MONTREAL CANADA) (5 Years)
Successfully in charge of maintaining the barge operations in Port Metro Vancouver Harbor.
Developing Supplier and Client Relations in a range of selected geographical areas.
Overall development of the office towards new sales goals.
Overseeing Staff and supporting Development.

MARINE FUELS TRADER – AEGEAN MARINE PETROLEUM SA (PIRAEUS GREECE) (3 Years)
International marketing and marine fuels trading and brokerage
Negotiations with customers and third parties.
Handling negotiations and disputes that arise as a result of short-deliveries, off-specification fuel, or de-bunkering, in cooperation with the quality department

MARINE FUELS/MARINE LUBRICANTS TRADER – BALUCO SA (PIRAEUS GREECE) (5 Years)
Bunkers and Lubricants trader

Contact: George Tzanakis
Telephone:
Cell: + 1 347 291 62 94
Fax:
E-Mail: g_tzanakis@yahoo.com
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Candidate: 4

Upcoming Graduate looking for entry- level position.

Graduating student in May 2016 at SUNY Maritime College seeking an entry level position in marine insurance, terminals, market research or demurrage, Ship Brokerage and sales

I will be graduated SUNY Maritime College with a degree in International Transportation and Trade.

Coming into my senior year at SUNY Maritime I began an Internship with bank of America merchant services a joint venture between bank of America and first date. I worked as an PMO intern and worked closely with senior management and the sales team to help learn all aspects of the company.

I am willing to work within the New York, New Jersey AND Connecticut area. I am a highly motivated worker with experience as a team leader/collaborator with excellent communication and organizational skills. Will Provide Resume upon request.

Contact: Joseph Nappi
Telephone:
Cell: 631-258-6267
Fax:
E-Mail: jnappi22@hotmail.com
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Candidate: 5

Recent Graduate looking for entry level position

I am a recent Graduate from SUNY Maritime College. I have B.S. in Marine Transportation, and a Third Mate’s license. I am looking for a position, Shoreside, or on a Tug. I have an avid love of technology, and love to learn new devices. I have experience speaking both Spanish and Japanese in their native countries, and a stay abroad in the latter for a month. I reside in New York, however travel is not an issue. Resume readily available upon request. If there are any additional inquiries, I would be happy to answer them.

 

Contact: Eric Peterson
Telephone:
Cell:  
Fax:
E-Mail: e182588@gmail.com
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Candidate: 6

Licensed attorney with vessel operations and insurance defense experience

I am a licensed attorney with vessel operations and insurance defense experience, seeking a role in marine insurance, legal, or operations. Open to opportunities in the tri-state area. Can provide CV or references upon request.

Contact:
Telephone:
Cell:  
Fax:
E-Mail: lawandanchors@gmail.com
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Candidate: 7

Upcoming Graduate looking for Entry- Level Position

Upcoming Graduate from SUNY Maritime College. I am currently a Graduate Student pursuing my M.Sc in International Transportation Management. I am seeking an entry level position in ship brokerage, ship chartering, ship management, market research or marine Insurance.

I am interning at TBS Shipping Services Inc., where I helped in the acquisition process of bringing on 3 more ships into the company's portfolio. I also assisted in finalizing the Port State Control inspection checklist for the masters and chief engineers of company ships to cross reference against when preparing for anticipated inspections. In addition, I led the background check of a Captain that TBS was looking to hire. My internship ends January 31st. I hope to continue this career path and am extremely motivated to acquire more knowledge about this great industry.

Contact: Raji Mosa
Telephone:
Cell: 914-479-7254
Fax:
E-Mail: rajimos.16@sunymaritime.edu
Notes: Resume available upon request.
Candidate: 9

Maritime Executive with over 20 years Drybulk Experience

Maritime Executive with over 20 years Drybulk Experience, looking for a suitable position preferably in the Greater New York area (based in CT), but for the right opportunity willing to relocate.

Experience includes:
8 years as Chartering Manager for Owner Operators (Handy/Handymax)
7 years as Chartering Manager For pure Operator (Handy/Handymax)
8 years as a Broker. (all Drybulk sizes)
2 years seagoing experience as deck officer

Created own Chartering and Operations team.
Coordinated closely with Technical, and participated in repair and routine inspections.

MBA with emphasis in Intermodal transportation from SUNY Fort Schuyler
Captain Class C from Merchant Marine Academy Hydra, Greece.

Dual Citizen (USA/EU)
Fluent in English/Greek. Knowledge of Spanish.

Contact: Vasilis Maschas
Telephone:
Cell: 203 808 5088
Fax:
E-Mail: vcmaschas@gmail.com
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Candidate: 10

Seeking new challenges within the shipping market .

After nearly 30 years in Dry Cargo shipping field I am seeking a medium to large broker firm and/or new adventure within the maritime industry.

Experience includes :

10 years with international trading house

10 years as in-house owners broker

10 years as competitive broker

Currently located in Greenwich ,Ct.

Holding dual Citizenship (Canada/Norway) and Green Card for the USA.

Contact: David C. Wold
Telephone:
Cell: +1 203-274 1433
Fax:
E-Mail: dcwold@gmail.com
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Candidate: 13

Looking for position/internship in operations at a shipping company.

Civilian Graduate Student in the International Transportation Management MS program at SUNY Maritime College.

Former intern/admin assistant for Ted Panourgias at All Marine Spares International in Stamford, CT. Former CMA intern at Holland and Knight LLP, in New York, NY and the Seamen's Church Institute in Port Newark, NJ. Co -wrote article for the Greek magazine "Shipping International" titled "The Challenges of Modern Piracy". Published in October 2012. CV and recommendations available upon request. Willing to travel within the NYC metropolitan region.

Contact:  
Telephone:  
Cell: +1 646 378 8446
Fax:
E-Mail: rnigel.pritchard@gmail.com
robertpri.14@sunymaritime.edu
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Position D:

HSQE Manager (DPA/CSO)

TBS Ship Management Inc., based in Scarsdale, NY, manages a growing fleet of 13 bulk carriers and is seeking candidates for the rewarding senior position of HSQE Manager (DPA/CSO). The successful candidate will be responsible directly to the President to provide direction, support and manage TBS’s Ship Management’s Quality, Safety and Environmental Management and TBS Shipping Services’ Quality Management systems. Must be willing to travel frequently worldwide.

Qualifications –

  • Maritime school graduate with seagoing experience as a licensed Master or Chief Engineer and/or minimum of 5 years shore side HSQE experience in the maritime sector.
  • Must have passed an IRCA or RAB approved 5-day ISO 9001 Lead Auditor Training Course.
  • Familiar with ISM Code, SOLAS, MARPOL, ISPS, MLC, PSC Matters and other international and US maritime regulations.
  • Must have ISO 9001 & 14001 auditing experience, be an experienced trainer, with good verbal and written communication/interpersonal skills.
  • Team oriented and able to multi-task.
  • Familiar with computer based applications.

    •Special projects as assigned
    •Qualified candidates must be eligible to work in the USA.

We offer competitive compensation and benefits including, medical, dental, life, paid vacation and personal days, and 401k.


Contact:

Company:

TBS Ship Management Inc

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

recruiting@nyc.tbsship.com

Website:  
Notes:

Please send resumes with the subject HSQE Manager (DPA/CSO) on all transmissions.

Position E:

Vessel Operations

d'Amico Shipping Group is a global leading operator in bulk carriers and product/chemical tankers markets.

The Group currently operates a fleet of about 75 vessels and employs a total staff of about 1,500.

The Group is headquartered in Rome, with offices in Monaco, London, Dublin, Luxembourg, Singapore, Stamford (USA), Vancouver (Canada), Santiago (Chile) and Mumbai (India).

d'Amico's corporate culture is founded on three pillars:

  • the modern technology of the fleet,
  • the professional excellence of its people,
  • the concrete commitment to social responsibility.

d'Amico Shipping Group is strongly dedicated to the development of its assets and resources, thus strengthening its competitive position in the shipping industry. A continuous effort is made to support the professional growth of its people and to finance a flexible, modern and eco-friendly fleet.

ROLE: Vessel Operations

LOCATION: Stamford (USA)

DEPARTMENT: Dry Cargo Chartering & Operations

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Attentive review and interpretation of relevant charter party terms for further planning of the intended voyage.
  • Efficient voyage plan, liaising with Master, Agents, Chartering desk, Bunker suppliers etc.
  • Prepare and ensure compliance with voyage orders for safe and efficient voyages.
  • Ensure vessel's complying with Charter Party warranties.
  • Appoint agents negotiate and approve port pro-forma disbursements, and third party invoices.
  • Plan, purchase, monitor and co-ordinate bunker deliveries to the vessels in a cost effective manner.
  • Minimize voyage operating costs against voyage estimates.
  • Maintain our high service level to customers by remaining diligent to details while working with our Agency Network, brokers, agents and stevedores.
  • Shipnet (integrated data system) updating and following up of the internal general procedures.

EXPERIENCE AND RELEVANT SKILLS

  • Recent graduate of a Maritime academy or other university
  • Experience as a ship officer preferred, or cadet observer experience preferred
  • Proactive, results-oriented and well-organized problem solver able to work independently and under pressure
  • Team player, equipped with good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Fluent in English, confident knowledge of Spanish a plus
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office ( word, excel, power point)
  • Confident user of Integrated Data Systems tailored on the shipping industry (Knowledge of ShipNet a plus)
  • Willingness to travel abroad
  • Must have permanent legal working status in the US
Contact:

Company:

d'Amico Shipping Group

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

gross.j@damicoship.com

Website:  
Notes:

Applicants should respond to gross.j@damicoship.com and include the word resume in the subject line (important - thank you!)

Position F:

Content Sales Manager (Entry Level)

With 8,500 fully paid subscribers and over 48,000 global readers, TradeWinds is shipping’s most successful and biggest news service - exclusive stories and insights you simply can’t find anywhere else with a commitment in giving readers clear and unbiased reports. Our portfolio includes; weekly newspaper, online news, business focuses, TW+ quarterly magazine, Events and App. TradeWinds is part of the NHST Media Group, and employs 60 staff globally.

Content Sales Manager (Entry Level)

TradeWinds is looking for an energetic, enthusiastic and committed Content Sales Manager to join its team in Stamford, CT.

Key Responsibilities include:
•Building TradeWinds’ circulation in the Americas
•Generating new accounts and leads though the maritime community
•Representing TradeWinds at industry exhibitions, conferences and events

The ideal candidate will:
•Be confident, enthusiastic and a self-motivated team player
•Have the ability to discuss current affairs with top-level management
•Have experience in the maritime sector and/or a strong sales background
•Possess excellent communication skills
•Computer savvy

This position will report to Content Sales Director, and will require some domestic and international travel.

Tradewinds offers a base salary plus an uncapped commission structure; company paid medical benefits, retirement benefits and a year-end bonus based upon target achievements.

All enquiries will be handled with utmost confidentiality.

Contact:

Company:

TradeWinds

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

stamford@tradewindsnews.com

Website:  
Notes:

Please email a cover letter and CV with the subject line “Stamford Content Sales Manager”.

Position G:

Commercial and Insurance Risk Manager - NY

The ideal candidate will be a maritime claims/risk/insurance professional with a background in Admiralty and Commercial law along with some operations or commercial experience.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assist the Commercial team with C/P negotiations to avoid claims and disputes
  • Investigate, assess, negotiate and resolve claims
  • Placement of all insurance
  • Provide direction and support to the office and shipboard staff on risk mitigation and claims related matters
  • Develop and manage relationships with underwriters and P&I clubs to ensure effective management of claims

Desired skills and qualifications:

  • Excellent knowledge of NYPE and Gencon C/P’s
  • Experience managing P&I, H&M and contractual claims
  • 10+ years of related industry experience
  • Excellent knowledge of USA & International regulations and legal environment
  • Must be a flexible, hardworking, team oriented, problem solver

The Company offers competitive salary and benefits.

Contact:

Company:

 

Address:  
Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

comminsurmgr@gmail.com

Website:  
Notes: Please send qualified resume in confidence.
Position H:

Trading Support Group Specialist
Wilton, CT

Background:

Founded in 1996, Fairfield Chemical Carriers controls a fleet of more than 28 modern 20,000MT and 25,000MT deadweight chemical tanker vessels. These fully stainless steel tankers, trading worldwide, carry a wide range of bulk liquid commodities such as palm oil, ethanol, sulphuric acid, acrylates and solvents. Fairfield's mission is to provide our customers with a creative approach to their ocean transportation needs and an unsurpassed level of customer service thru the commitment of dedicated employees.

Job Description:

The Trading Support Group Specialist will support various stages of a vessel's voyage. From pre-fixture evaluation of charter party terms, voyage data management, and post-fixture review including demurrage support. A Trading Support Group Specialist will have exposure to nearly all facets of the chemical tanker trade and will interact with chartering, operations, accounting, and administrative department.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Communicate with the chartering and operations group to proactively avoid potential issues related to charter party terms
  • Generate fixture notes and maintain charter party databases
  • Work closely with accounting department to ensure efficient processing of demurrage billing and collection
  • Assist in the oversight of voyage management software

    Key Attributes Desired:
  • Ability to handle numerous tasks simultaneously and perform under pressure
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Highly motivated and detail oriented
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A team first mentality

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher or minimum 5 years' experience in marine logistics
  • 2+ years of experience in a fast-paced, professional environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

Preferred Experience / Exposure:

  • Marine logistics or shipping/trading experience
  • Charter Party Agreements
  • Demurrage calculation and claim support
  • Vessel Management software
  • DA Processing software
  • Marine Insurance
  • Contract interpretation
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

Benefits:

Fairfield Chemical fosters a supportive and dynamic work environment. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including excellent medical/dental coverage, 401K with employer matching and paid vacation/holidays.

Contact:

Rosie Dillon

Company:

Fairfield Chemical Carriers

Address:

Wilton, CT

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

RAD@fairfieldchemical.com

Website:  
Notes: