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 30 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 $300.

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
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Candidate: 1

Seeking New and Exciting Opportunities

Spirited and Analytical Team Player, US Citizen of 100% Greek Maritime Heritage, seeking new and exciting opportunities within: shipping logistics, operations, technical coordination, risk management, insurance, surveying, or chartering…

Maritime Work Experience

  • Marine Surveyor (2 years)
  • Insurance Condition and Valuation underwriting of Yachts and Small Craft
  • Practicing USCG, NFPA and ABYC Standards
  • www.EastCoastMarineSurveyors.com

Commercial Marine Underwriter (10 years)

  • Handled front line underwriting, issuance and production of all MY (Boat & Yacht) policies written Nationally for Liberty Mutual Insurance.
  • Managed a profitable book of marine and marine contractor business for a large MGA of Swiss Re.
  • Course Work AMIM 121, 122.
  • AICPCU Marine Underwriter CE’s

Societal Membership Affiliations

  • United States Surveyors Association
  • American Institute of Marine Underwriters
  • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
  • American Boat & Yacht Council

Maritime Education

SNHU: MBA, Project Management

  • 3.8 GPA
  • Final project paper submitted on the building layup and outfitting schedule of a fiberglass vessel

Bentley University:

  • BS, Finance

Navtech:

  • Accredited Master Marine Surveyor, AMMS
  • Ship and Large Yacht Structures
  • Accident and Fraud Investigation
  • Cargo
  • Inspection of Fishing Vessels
  • Commercial ABS

Swiss Re Academy:

  • Marine Intermediate Certificate
  • Marine Hull
  • Cargo
  • Marine Liabilities

Ocean Classroom:

  • Semester at Sea Graduate
Contact:
Evan Sideris, MBA, AMMS
Telephone:
Cell: 617 694 1594
Fax:
E-Mail: Evan.Sideris@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
Notes:

 

Candidate: 3

MBA Candidate seeking opportunity in maritime or energy sectors.

Hard working, energetic and organized individual currently attending and enrolled in the University of Wyoming's MBA program, Energy Management concentration, with an anticipated graduation date of May 2016. I also hold a Bachelor of Science Degree in International Maritime Business from the Massachusetts Maritime Academy. I am seeking opportunities upon graduation in the maritime or energy sectors. I am willing to relocate and travel as required.

Resume is available upon request.

Education:

  • University of Wyoming, Master of Business Administration with concentration in Energy Management, May 2016 (Anticipated)
  • Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Bachelor of Science Degree in International Maritime Business, 2013
  • Shanghai Maritime University, Exchange Program, 2012
  • Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Sea Term Experience, 2010

Relevant Experience:

  • Southeast Wyoming Economic Development District/Tetra Tech, Energy Economics Consultant/MBA Project Team, September 2015 to Present
  • EMIT Technologies, Energy Supply Chain Consultant, MBA Project Team, Project Leader, Summer 2015
  • Liberian International Shipping and Corporate Registry, Audit Coordinator Intern, Summer 2012
  • Massachusetts Port Authority, Research Assistant Intern, Summer 2011

Credentials:

  • Transportation Workers Identification Credential
  • Merchant Mariners Credential

Leadership:

  • Boy Scouts of America - Eagle Scout
  • National Outdoor Leadership School Graduate
  • Regiment of Cadets Leadership Development Program: Platoon Leader, Company Adjutant, Squad Leader

 

Contact:
Douglas Courtot
Telephone:
Cell:

Fax:
E-Mail: DCourtot@uwyo.edu
Notes:
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
Notes:
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
Notes:
Candidate: 8

Recent Graduate looking for entry- level position

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

In the summer of 2014 I Interned at MJLF & Associates where I rotated between the clean & spot ship brokerage departments. I hope to continue this career path and I am eager to learn more about the industry.

Resume available upon request.

Contact:
Telephone:
Cell: 914 552 0072
Fax:
E-Mail: Timothykaz.11@sunymaritime.edu
Notes:
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
Notes:  
Help Wanted
Contact
Position A:

Technical Assistant

TransAtlantic Lines, a US Flag owners/operators based in Greenwich, Connecticut has an immediate opening for a Technical Assistant. TransAtlantic Lines is a growth-oriented company committed to providing safe, secure, high quality and efficient world-wide transportation for goods to its customers, mainly the US Government.

Position Summary:

This is a new position located at our Corporate headquarters in Greenwich, CT and reports to the Chief Technical Officer. The Technical Assistant is responsible for supporting the technical and operations of the vessels.

Specific Responsibilities:

Being part of our dedicated team, the successful candidate will manage the day-to-day activities including but not limited to;

  • Follow up on Class and Flag Status of each vessel and arrange for Surveys/ Services as required
  • Monitor and maintain ship certificates on electronic drive. Liaise with Technical Managers, well in advance of their due dates.
  • Follow up on repairs/services as arranged by the Technical Manager in consultation with the purchasing department.
  • Assist with annual budget preparation and follow up from vessels
  • Assist with compilation of specifications and quotation for dry docking of company's vessels
  • Assist with compilation of docking reports as provided by the Technical Manager
  • On occasion follow up with purchasing requirements as arranged by the Technical Manager is required - liaising with the Purchasing Department
  • Assist with compilation of Insurance Claim documentation
  • Provide remote assistance to the Technical Managers when they are travelling on ship visits
  • Assist the Superintendent with Management Reports as needed
  • Filing of certificates, weekly and monthly reports and documentation as received from the vessels/various other parties
  • Update electronic filing on the internal S-drive
  • Send out certificates/documents to the vessel - write official letters/follow up on response from the vessel
  • Arrange and follow up on Travel Requirements for the Superintendents
  • Assist with documentation on ISM/ISPS/MLC and Crewing and other administrative duties when called upon.

Position requires skills and knowledge in the following:

  • Technical background experience
  • Advance knowledge of MS office suite (Excel, Word, Power Point)
  • Familiarization with any Planned Maintenance software ( TM Master a plus)
  • Fluent speak/written English language

Suitable candidates will ideally be appropriately qualified coupled with a minimum of 3 years dedicated experience. Previous seagoing experience would be advantageous. However, recent graduates from Maritime Colleges with exceptional credentials may also be considered.

Applicant should possess good communication and interpersonal skills with a proven ability to relate well with people across all levels and cultures, possess good teamwork capability, with ability to work with high sense of urgency.

TransAtlantic Lines offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package.

Contact:

 

Company:

TransAtlantic Lines

Address:

 

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

ramesh@transatlanticlines.com

Website:  
Notes:

Qualified, interested applicants are invited to e-mail a cover letter and resume with the subject line Technical Assistant Position.

Position B:

Chartering – Dry Cargo Department

MT Maritime Management (USA) LLC is headquartered in Southport, CT and are commercial operators of a fleet of modern Chemical Tanker and Bulk Carriers, with offices in Singapore, The Netherlands and Hong Kong. The company has been expanding through acquisitions of modern tankers and bulkers with a target for further growth.

The dry cargo department is looking for an experienced commercial person to strengthen the chartering desk.

The applicant must have solid experience as an owner/operator in the dry cargo market with a keen sense for commercial opportunities.

Benefits: MTM offers competitive remuneration package including 401k, Health and Dental care.

Contact:

Dan Schildt

Company:

MT Maritime Management (USA) LLC

Address:

 

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

dschildt@mtmaritime.com

Website:  
Notes:

Please send resume.

Position E:

Operations Coordinator

Reports To: Operations Lead, Moran Tank Barge

Responsible for daily operations and performance of Moran Towing Corporation's Petroleum Tank Barges, including cargo operations, customer/terminal/vessel liaison, contract administration, and coordination with other operating divisions within the company.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Liaise between customers, vessel crews, terminals, and inspectors.
  • Provide excellent customer service.
  • Create and send timely and accurate customer updates.
  • Manage voyage tracking computer programs.
  • Ensure fulfillment of contract requirements.
  • Review accounts payable invoices, including coding and rebilling of invoices.
  • Maintain all documents associated with voyages.
  • Participate in weekend duty rotation.

Qualifications Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree (preferred in a maritime or related field).
  • General knowledge of maritime and tug/barge industry.
  • Proficiency in MS Office.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively work independently and as a team player.
  • TWIC compliant or ability to become TWIC compliant.

Physical Abilities

  • Most of the time will be spent working in the corporate office.
  • Will require some traveling to see customers and vessels.
  • Ability to attend vessels at shipyard locations.
  • Physical abilities include, but are not limited to, climbing steep stairs and into and out of confined spaces.

Moran Towing Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

Moran offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package.

Contact:

 

Company:

Moran Towing Corporation

Address:

 

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

 

Website: www.morantug.com
Notes: Qualified, interested applicants can apply by sending a resume and cover letter indicating the position Operations Coordinator through www.morantug.com under "Careers".
Position G:

JOIN THE MARTIN & OTTAWAY TEAM

Red Bank, NJ

Wanted:

Licensed graduate Marine Engineer or graduate Naval Architect (0-5 years experience) for junior consultant position at Martin & Ottaway headquarters in Red Bank, NJ.

Varied work, long and random hours, excellent opportunity for rapid professional growth. Desire to learn and to interact with a wide variety of clients, projects and maritime settings. Awareness that advancement will demand superior skills in science, technology, communications and analysis and will require a challenging probationary period and continuous learning. Modest pay with excellent benefits.

For further information on typical assignments and work requirements explore the Martin & Ottaway company website: www.martinottaway.com.

US Citizenship not required. Valid US working papers required.

Contact:

David Tantrum

Company:

Martin & Ottaway

Address:

 

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

 

Website: www.martinottaway.com
Notes:

Direct resumes and cover letters to David Tantrum at dtantrum@martinottaway.com.

Position H:

Military Sealift Command

Now hiring for numerous positions.

Please go to:

www.sealiftcommand.com/now-hiring

to see the current open positions.

Contact:

 

Company:

Military Sealift Command

Address:

 

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

 

Website: www.sealiftcommand.com/now-hiring
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Position J:

Trading Person (commercial drybulk)

Marubeni group company, Pasternak, Baum, & Co, Inc. seek qualified candidates to join our experienced shipping and trading team, in our office in Harrison, N.Y.

-Trading Person (commercial drybulk)

Position is to focus on the pool book, and daily trading / chartering of pmax / kmax vessel fleet, cargoes and scheduling, reporting to / in coordination with senior pool management.

Familiar with commercial operation issues.

12 plus years experience with a shipowner, operator, vessel pool, trading company.

Positions based in Harrison, NY.

Contact:

 

Company:

Pasternak, Baum, & Co, Inc.

Address:

 

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

jobs@pasternakbaum.com

Website:  
Notes:

Confidential responses to email please.