CONNECTICUT MARITIME ASSOCIATION
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The CMA Job Mart is designed to match qualified candidates with good positions and vice versa. For over 15 years, this service has proved extremely valuable to both job seekers and those looking to hire.

Candidates running ads must be a CMA Member. A "Candidate" ad is run free of charge for two-months. Companies wishing to advertize positions do not need to be CMA Members (but why not join!) and the cost of running an ad for two-months, both on the website and in the CMA Newsletter, is $200.

Please contact the CMA at +1.203.406.0109 Ext 3717 for more information or questions and email your ad copy to: conferences@cmaconnect.com
Situations Wanted
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Candidate: 1

Top Recruiter/HR Manager for International Shipping Company Seeks US Position in Recruiting and/or HR.

*Twelve years recruiting, sourcing, headhunting, and testing successfully.
*Manage staff of twelve, interface with offices in Germany and Cyprus.
*Holds MBA and Marine Engineering Degree
*Fluent in speaking and writing English, French, Russian, and Ukraine.
*Strong Communication and Strategic Planning Skills; Excellent Computer Skills
*Holds Green Card, Can Relocate Immediately. Willing to negotiate.

Contact:
Sergiy Bilyy
Telephone: 929-7770257 | Skype: sergey.beliy1970
Cell:  
Fax:
E-Mail: sergiybilyy@yahoo.com
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Candidate: 3

Entry level operations, research or chartering position


Recent college graduate seeking a position relevant to ship operations, market research or chartering in NY or the Greater NY area.

Relevant Experience:
- Former intern at Roymar Ship Management - experience in preparing laytime statements, freight/hire invoices, route/cost calculations, crew injury claims, statistical reports, updating MLC and ISM certificates and vessel schedules.
- Operations and Production Supervisor at Select Fish S.A.

Background:
- M.S. in International Transportation Management - SUNY Maritime College
- Chartering Certificate - accredited by ASBA
- B.S. in Economic Development - University of Central Greece

Contact:
Georgios Kouzoumis
Telephone:
Cell: 1 (347) 589 - 2503
Fax:
E-Mail: Kouzoumis.georgios@gmail.com
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Candidate: 4

Recent college graduate looking for entry level position

Seeking entry level position in logistics, port security, importing/exporting, or port/terminal management.

Graduated SUNY Maritime College with a BS in International Transportation and Trade, an AS in Marine Transportation Small Vessel Operations, and a Minor in Intermodal and Maritime Security.

Resume available upon request. Willing to travel within Connecticut and New York.

Contact:
Devon Marcinko
Telephone:
Cell: (860) 488-4107
Fax:
E-Mail: marcinkod@live.com
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Candidate: 5

Maritime - Director - Senior Management

+15 years Maritime Business Development - Operations - in USA, Norway, Europe, Southern Europe (Greece and Cyprus) and Asia (Singapore and Japan). Mentor, Deep knowledge of Tanker, Oil and Gas and Towing industries, includes distressed turnaround and start-up experience. Possessive of P&L and management skills. Refined business acumen and maritime background. MBA and BS (Maritime Academy).

Seeking a progressive company - willing to relocate within the USA and Internationally.

Contact:
Confidential - available upon inquiry
Telephone:
Cell: 1 (954) 272 8584
Fax:
E-Mail: lms99904882@gmail.com
Notes:
Candidate: 6

Recent Graduate looking for Entry Level Position

Recent graduate from the Massachusetts Maritime Academy with a B.S. Degree in International Maritime Business. Looking for entry-level position in ship brokerage, port/terminal management or marine operations.

While attending the Academy I had two internships, one with the Massachusetts Port Authority and another with the Liberian Registry. I was selected and traveled to the Shanghai Maritime University as part of the Academy's China exchange program and participated in the Academy's Sea Term. During my junior and senior years I held multiple leadership positions within the Academy's Regiment of Cadets. I am also an Eagle Scout, was on the Academy's Dean's List and participated in multiple clubs. My resume is available upon request with references and I am willing to relocate.

Contact: Douglas Courtot
Telephone:
Cell:
Fax:
E-Mail: DougCourtot2013@gmail.com
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Candidate: 7

Maritime General Counsel

Accomplished maritime attorney with over 15 years of experience in domestic and international commercial transactions and litigation.

  • Represented most major ship owners and managers and many other foreign and domestic, blue and brown water entities, including stevedoring terminals;
  • Earned a MBA in finance and strategy; and
  • Significant experience negotiating and drafting multimillion dollar M&A and commercial contracts.

I have achieved my goals as a lawyer in private practice and I believe this is the right time to make a career move. Moreover, with my background, I could be a strong asset to a maritime company's legal, business development and strategy departments. I am willing to relocate. Please contact me for more information. Thank you.

Contact:  
Telephone:
Cell:
Fax:
E-Mail: maritimeGC@gmail.com
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Candidate: 12

Experienced Commerical Operator

Experienced Commercial/Tanker Operator looking for a relevant position in a NY shipping company or the Tri-State Area.

- 8 years experience in Operations & Post Fixtures in both Tankers and Bulkers

- MS in International Transportation management from SUNY Maritime

Area of Specialization

- Provide Documentation, Information and Questionnaires for Vessel’s Fixture

- Daily Vessel Operations & Post Fixture Operations / Charter Parties

- Cargo Document Review & Authorization

- Voyage Orders/Agency Appointment/Vessel Instructions

- Vessel Performance Monitoring

- Bunker Efficiency

- Vetting Status Monitoring / Sire Arrangements / TMSA Audits / ISM

- Port & Husbandry DA Authorization

- Class Status Monitoring

- U.S. Citizen

Contact: Anthony Mavrogiannis
Telephone: +1 718 626 1958
Cell:  
Fax:
E-Mail: Anthony_Mavrogiannis@yahoo.gr
Notes:  
Candidate: 13

Entry level position in ship operation

Robert Nigel Pritchard

Recent College Graduate looking for entry level position in ship operation, safety or maritime security. Former CMA intern at Holland and Knight LLP, in New York 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". 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
Notes:  
Candidate: 14

Ships Officer seeking Entry Operations Position

Second Mate, Unlimited tonnage with experience in: Deep Sea, International Shipping (Dry Bulk and Break Bulk), container, and project cargo. Served aboard vessels engaged on Voyage, Time and Spot Charters trading world wide, emphasis on West and East Africa. I am familiar with the on-deck environment and would make use of that experience to add value in an operations position.

Other experience includes:

Voyage Planning and Vessel Routing.

Cargo Claims.

Preparing and reviewing entries that would be used for Statement of Facts.

Certified STCW assessor.

2010 Graduate, SUNY Maritime College.

BS Marine Transportation, Minor, Ship Management.

ASBA Charter Parties I & II Certified.

Contact:  
Telephone:  
Cell:  
Fax:
E-Mail: medsavag@gmail.com
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Help Wanted
Contact
Position A:

Marine Engineer

Emprise Corporation is seeking talented engineers to join our marine engineering and software support team. Positions are available in Ledyard, Connecticut.

Available positions include Junior Engineer.

Emprise Corporation provides engineering support services for the installation, training, configuration, and maintenance of maritime engineering software. Our enterprise level software systems provide Preventive Maintenance, Condition Monitoring (Vibration, Oil, Diesel Engine, and Thermography), Inspection, Log Keeping, Maintenance Planning and Life Cycle Engineering services.

Successful candidates will

  • Have very strong computer skills, including operating system knowledge.
  • Be a strong team player with the ability to work in a fast paced, changing environment.
  • Be able to quickly grasp complex concepts.
  • Be able to think critically and solve problems.
  • Be able to travel, sometimes on short notice.
  • Be able to acquire a security clearance.

Required Engineer Qualifications

  • BS Degree in engineering, naval architecture or similar engineering program.
  • At least one year of related post-graduate technical experience for Junior Engineer

Desired Qualifications

  • USCG License / US Navy Nuclear Program experience.
  • Experience in ship operations with an emphasis on material readiness, preventive and predictive maintenance, maintenance studies and technical data review.
  • Experience in Marine or Power Plant Testing, Machinery Condition Analysis and/or Reliability Engineering.
  • Experience in the rules and regulations of ABS and USCG.
  • Preventive Maintenance program development.
  • Vibration, Lube Oil, Diesel Engine, or Thermography condition monitoring experience.
  • NAVSEA Level II Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) Training or equivalent covering requirements of MIL-P-24534A.


Contact:
Company:

Emprise Corporation
Address:
Ledyard, Connecticut
Telephone:
Fax:
E-Mail:

jobs@emprisecorporation.com

Website:  
Notes: Please email resumes with the job title in the subject line.
Position B:

Director of Business Development – Location Flexible

We are seeking a strategic, mission-driven and experienced business development director to grow ship agency, stevedoring and terminal operations. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual with extensive experience in the shipping industry to grow a proven organization and to contribute to its future success. This position will require extensive domestic and international travel and will report directly to the President. Office and place of residence are flexible.

Job Description:
•Leads Business Development, Marketing, Client Relations, Promotion and Sales to enhance the marketability of all business units
•Builds and maintains relationships with current and future customers and ensures the achievement of short- and long-term goals for customer satisfaction
•Identifies new opportunities for business and penetrates new markets
•Leads efforts to become the leading ship agency, stevedore and terminal operator in the Gulf
•Develops, implements and maintains standards, policies and processes

Desired Education and Experience:
•Minimum 7 years of experience in a senior operations or business management capacity within the maritime industry.
•Direct experience with ship agency operations preferred.
•Innovative and creative self-starter, with the ability to devise solutions to complex problems, and to implement those solutions hands-on.
•Flexibility and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial culture, and comfortable operating in a limited-resource environment.
•Must possess strong commercial relationships with key industry leaders, including local and port contacts, with strong ties to the tanker industry preferred.
•Self-motivated with strong organizational and communication skills, excellent interpersonal, presentation and negotiation skills.
•Bachelor's degree required; master's degree in business management or related field preferred.
•Must be able to travel 50 - 75% in the US and abroad.

Contact:
Kelsey Host
Company:

T. Parker Host, Inc.
Address:
500 E. Plume Street, Suite 600
Norfolk, VA 23510
Telephone:
Fax:
E-Mail:

JoinOurTeam@Tparkerhost.com

Website: www.tparkerhost.com
Notes:

Please contact us to express interest or for more information.

Position C:

Operations Manager - Dry Cargo - Stamford CT

J. Lauritzen (USA) Inc. islooking for a new colleague to join the Dry Cargo operations team at our office in Stamford CT as soon as possible.

You must have at least three years of documented experience within Dry Cargo operations, preferably in Handysize/Handymax. You are a US citizen or green card holder.

You are committed to your work, flexible and able to work independently and systematically. You have good interpersonal skills, an open and curious mind and would like to be part of a dynamic team with excellent opportunities for further career advancement. We offer a premium benefits and vacation package for the right candidate.

We work in a challenging and inspiring international shipping environment. Our head office is based in Copenhagen though we do handle all aspects of operation. We operate a fleet of some 120 bulk carriers in total from our offices in Copenhagen, Singapore, Shanghai and Stamford.

We focus on education and training to ensure a culture of continuous professional development. Responsibility, accountability, entrepreneurship and team spirit characterize our organization.

For more details, please contact either Anders Hansen (General Manager) +1 203 504 6200 or email ahan@j-l.com - alternatively Jesper Bo Mogensen (Operations Team Leader) +1 203 504 6204 or email jbm@j-l.com

J. Lauritzen (USA) Inc. is part of J. Lauritzen A/S, an international shipping company operating globally. The focus at JL is on continuous development of our various business activities world-wide with constant emphasis on customer service, safety at sea, and environmental protection. JL owns and operates a modern and diversified fleet of bulk carriers and gas carriers. For further information please visit www.j-lauritzen.com.

Contact:

Anders Hansen,
General Manager


Jesper Bo Mogensen,
Operations Team Leader

Company: J. Lauritzen (USA) Inc.
Address:
Telephone:
+1 203 504 6200
+1 203 504 6204
Fax:
E-Mail:

ahan@j-l.com
jbm@j-l.com

Website: www.j-lauritzen.com
Notes:

All enquiries will be handled with utmost confidentiality.
Send application
Application deadline: ASAP
Expected Start Date: As per agreement
Location: 4 Landmark Square, Suite 150 Stamford, CT
Contact person: Anders Hansen
Telephone: +1 2035046200

Position D:

Operations Manager (m/f) – Dry Bulk

Stamford/CT

Job Description:

- As Operations Manager you are expected to achieve smooth operations of our own and time charted vessels providing highest quality to our customers

- You act as the person in charge for all commercial/ operational/ post fixture matters, taking care that all requirements of the charter parties are followed and fulfilled

- Your key tasks involve scheduling of voyages including voyage instructions to captains as well as nominating and communicating with port agencies

- Furthermore, this role includes preparation and monitoring of relevant cargo documents and updates of our voyage software

Your Profile:

- You possess 3+ years of experience in operations (dry bulk shipping)

- Fluency in English as well as excellent written and oral communication skills are essential for this position

- Strong argumentation skills, persuasiveness and out-of-the-box-thinking as well as the preference to work in a team environment are needed for an effective performance

All applications will be handled strictly confidential.

Contact:

Franziska Schwennsen (HR Manager)

Company: Oldendorff Carriers
Address:
Telephone:
Fax:
E-Mail:

jobs@oldendorff.com

Website:
Notes:

Please submit your application via e-mail. Oldendorff Carriers does not accept paper applications for online postings.

Position E:

VP Operations – Host Terminals

Position Description

The Vice President of Operations will be a leader who is able to motivate others at Host Terminals to deliver measurable, cost effective results that make our vision for exponential growth and expansion a reality. The VP of Operations must have the skills, disposition, and personal confidence to lead large-scale terminal operations in multiple states. While it is essential that the Vice President of Operations increases the productivity of our current operations, is it also critical, given the emerging business lines currently under consideration, that the VP of Operations be nimble and easily adapt to new challenges.

Job Responsibilities:

Full responsibility and oversight for approximately seven (7) Bulk Terminal Operations on the East and Gulf Coasts. Responsible for a revenue budget of $10.5 million.

• Manage and expand safety programs at all locations

• Demonstrate sound business judgment and innovation in approaching business challenges

• Translate a strategic plan into operating results

• Create processes, procedures and systems for new and scalable operations

• Measure performance KPI’s and implement continuous process improvements

• Facilitate and develop customer relations and services using a quantitative, quality based approach

• Ensure the business has the proper operational controls, administrative processes and internal resources to operate effectively and efficiently

• Serve as a key leader for attracting, developing, coaching and retaining high-performance employees

• Financial reporting for each facility as it relates to budgeting and forecasting

• Assist the commercial team on issues related to business development

• Other related duties as assigned

Position Requirements

Educational Requirements:

• Bachelor's degree in required

• Master’s degree in business management or related field preferred

Job Requirements (experience, skills, knowledge, certifications, licenses, competencies):

• Minimum 7 years of management experience serving in a senior operations or business management capacity within the maritime industry

• Experience managing and maintaining bulk and/or break-bulk terminal operations

• Self-starter with strong leadership, communications, analytical, decision making and problem solving skills

• Strong staff and team management ability, including experience in goal-setting, work plan development, and coaching to attain aggressive goals

• Prior experience managing customer relationships as it relates to quantitative service management

• Flexibility and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial culture, and comfortable operating in a limited-resource environment

• Superb organizational skills, with the demonstrated ability to create and implement efficient organizational systems

• Demonstrated leadership, analytical, strong communication (oral and written), and excellent organizational skills

• Prior leadership and operations management training such as Six Sigma preferred

• Travel throughout US and abroad required

Contact:
Kelsey Host
Company:

T. Parker Host, Inc.
Address:
500 E. Plume Street, Suite 600
Norfolk, VA 23510
Telephone:
Fax:
E-Mail:

JoinOurTeam@Tparkerhost.com

Website: www.tparkerhost.com
Notes:

Please contact us to express interest or for more information.

Position G:

Senior Port Captain / Cargo Superintendent

Location: Stamford
Travel required: yes
Salary: negotiable
Start date: as soon as available

Requirements: prefer individuals with Chief Mate / Master License with strong background in bulk cargo handling / stowage. Break-bulk / project cargo experience also preferred but not required. Ideally has experience in operations.

Job description:

Heading a team of five Port Captains/Port Operators Co-coordinating loading and discharging operations, ensuring a quick turn around of Oldendorff owned and or chartered in vessels in the Americas.

Prepare stowplans and attend our vessels to maximize cargo intake and ensure smooth dispatch during time in port.

Develop and maintain good working relationships with local agents, stevedores, service providers, etc.

Negotiate contracts with service providers.

Additional duties include coordinating/attending hold cleaning and hold inspections as well as gathering port restrictions / -information and other relevant info for our trades.

Consulting and working closely with local and operations and chartering and relevant Business Units overseas.

Reports to Director Port Operations Atlantic.

Please send replies in confidence.

Contact:

Maryna Muhlfelder
Administration Manager

Company:

Oldendorff Carriers

Address:
Telephone:
Fax:
E-Mail:

Maryna.Muhlfelder@oldendorff.com

Website: www.oldendorff.com
Notes:  
Position H:

Administration Manager

To support the Commercial Team at its office in Stamford/Connecticut (USA), Oldendorff is looking to fill the following vacancy as soon as possible:

Administration Manager (m/f)

Oldendorff Carriers is an independent private ship owner and one of Europe's leading dry cargo operators, controlling a fleet of up to 400 bulk vessels. We employ more than 400 people in our 17 offices, which are based worldwide. Currently we are looking for an Administration Manager (m/f) to support our Commercial Team, which is based in Stamford/CT (USA).

Position: Administration Manager
Subordination: Executive Director

Job Description:

  • Administration of corporate functions and events
  • Travel arrangements
  • Overall responsibility for office facilities, logistics, equipment and storage.
  • Manage projects
  • Assistance to commercial department
  • Scheduling and coordinating meetings and other similar activities
  • CP filing
  • Vetting
  • Administrative assistance to Executive Director

Your Profile:

  • Organizational and administrative qualities
  • Professional experience (min 2 years)
  • Shipping knowledge is of advantage

Interested? Please send your application including CV and possible starting date to:
Maryna Muhlfelder
Administration Manager
jobs@oldendorff.com

Contact:
See below right
Company: Oldendorff Carriers
Address:
Telephone:
Fax:
E-Mail:  
Website:  
Notes: Please send your application including CV and possible starting date
Position L:

Tanker Operator

Position Summary

MT Maritime Management (USA) LLC in Southport, Ct is expanding their commercial operations with the delivery of several new Chemical/Oil Tankers expected in the near future. An additional tanker operator is required to manage all aspects of chemical, veg oil, and CPP commercial operations. The position has excellent growth potential.

Main Responsibilities

Ensure Voyage Charter party compliance for all fixtures for all assigned vessels. Plan and manage all voyage aspects and requirements including cargo stowage, and cargo operations in close consultation with Masters and in accordance with industry regulatory and safety procedures. Manage port calls and all vessel expenses related to commercial operations. Ensure compliance with all laytime and demurrage requirements. Provide tank cleaning advice to Masters as needed. Monitor vessel speed and bunker performance to ensure normal operating standards are not exceeded. Responsible for the day to day time charter management of his vessels and ensure compliance with all terms of the time charter parties.

Experience: Minimum: 3 years experience in operations and/or chartering departments of a parcel tanker company. Some sailing experience preferred. The candidate must have good computer and writing skills.

Contact:
Company:  
Address:
Telephone:
Fax:
E-Mail: DCarroll@MTMaritime.com.
Website:  
Notes: Interested candidates should email their resume with cover letter