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
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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: 2

Recent graduate looking for entry-level position

Seeking entry-level position in operations, chartering, law, insurance, market research or demurrage. I recently graduated Brooklyn Law School and attended SUNY Maritime College where I received a BS in Marine Transportation.

While at Maritime I gained extensive experience as an intern at a marine insurance broker and cadet shipping with Military Sealift Command. Further, while in law school, I was an intern at a law firm, court, regulatory agency, administrative agency and asset management firm.

Resume available upon request. Willing to travel within Connecticut and New York. Willing to relocate along Gulf Coast.

Contact:
Kevin Albertson
Telephone:
Cell: (516) 784-2309
Fax:
E-Mail: kevin.albe@gmail.com
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Candidate: 3

Seasoned Maritime Professional with over thirty years of commercial experience seeking new opportunities.

Extensive expertise and experience in:

· Breakbulk Chartering:

o Forest Products

o Steel

o Project Cargo

o Bulk Commodities

· Previous Positions Held:

o Owner’s Representative

o Commercial Manager

o General Traffic Manager

o Trade Manager

· Achievements

o Identified and developed trade lanes to suit both owners' and clients’ needs.

o Continuously exhibited awareness and adaptability in anticipating and satisfying clients’ needs.

· Education

o Currently in pursuit of certification by the Society of Maritime Arbitrators.

o Bachelor of Science in Transportation, Tourism and Trade from Niagara University.

Contact:
Telephone:
Cell:

845.480.4543

Fax:
E-Mail: jmcship@gmail.com
Notes:
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
Notes:
Candidate: 5

Committed and enthusiastic maritime and contract administration professional seeking position with maritime shipping and logistics company.

I am a highly motivated team leader/collaborator with excellent communication and organizational skills. I possess substantial experience providing clerical, administrative, and operational support at several maritime shipping and logistics companies, as well as government contract administration, to include policy and system quality control audits and off-site inspections.

Position wanted in vessel operations, safety and compliance, quality assurance, or cargo insurance, handling, and claims. Available immediately.

Easy access to Rockland and Westchester Counties (NY), north Bergen County (NJ), Stamford CT area, and NYC. Willing to travel – possess valid US Passport and TWIC.

Proud graduate of the SUNY Maritime Graduate/License program (MS Transportation Management + 3rd Mate License), with 3rd Mate experience aboard several commercial vessels.

Resume and references available upon request.

Contact:
Charles Panossian
Telephone: 1 (201) 988 9602
Cell: 1 (201) 988 9602
Fax:
E-Mail:

 

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Candidate: 6

Top Corporate Marketing and Finance Executive for International Shipping Company Seeking Senior Position.

Top Corporate Marketing and Finance Executive for International Shipping Company Seeking Senior Position.

  • Over twenty years of Capital Raising, Sales / Business Development, Corporate Finance, Recruiting, Hiring, Contract Negotiating, M&A / Restructuring, Global Team Leadership.
  • Long track record of driving aggressive growth.
  • Unique balance of leadership skills, interpersonal savvy and financial expertise.
  • Managed global Investment bank.
  • Global relationships with several hundred shipping companies, banks, private equity funds, ultra high net worth investors, hedge funds, lawyers, brokers, yards, etc.
  • Reside in the U.S. and can relocate with short notice.

Education:

B.A. Economics St. Bonaventure University and SUNY College.
Featured speaker at Maritime conferences on financial structuring and capital raising in the maritime industry.

Professional Affiliations:

  • Connecticut Maritime Association
  • Commercial Finance Association
  • Association for Corporate Growth
  • Turnaround Management Association

Contact:
Telephone:  
Cell:  
Fax:
E-Mail:

indiansailor47@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: 8

Ships Officer seeking Entry level Operations Position

SUNY Maritime College graduate (BS and MS) & Chief officer license holder. I worked on product and crude oil tankers for over 2 years so I am familiar with all cargo/port operations.

I received my master's degree from SUNY Maritime College in 2013. I believe my past experience on ships and in office makes me a good candidate for operational positions.

I am eligible to work in the US without any sponsorship.

Resume available upon request. Willing to travel within NY and Connecticut.

Contact: Erol Bural
Telephone:
Cell:
Fax:
E-Mail: bural.erol@gmail.com
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Candidate: 9

Recent Tulane Maritime Law graduate looking for entry-level position

Seeking entry-level legal position. I recently graduated Tulane University Law School, where I completed the Certificate of Specialization in Maritime Law. I am a member of the New York Bar.

During law school, I clerked at the United States Coast Guard Judge Advocate General in the Maritime, Environmental, and International Law-Prevention Law Division. I am an active member of the Coast Guard Auxiliary.

Willing to travel. Willing to relocate.

Contact: Dana Sabghir
Telephone:
Cell: 954-592-5370
Fax:
E-Mail: drsabghir@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
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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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Position C:

Experienced Dry Chartering Broker

Stamford, CT

Primal Marine Americas LLC is looking for an experienced chartering broker to join the shipbroking team in Stamford, CT. Primal Marine is an established shipbroking firm, specialized in the Dry bulk sector with offices in Athens, Greece and Stamford, CT.

We are looking for individuals who are experienced in the dry bulk chartering for the purpose of expanding our client base.

Ideally candidates should possess the following requirements/skills:

  • At least 4 years chartering/shipbroking experience in the dry bulk segment.
  • Able to bring new business contacts/clients.
  • Fluency in English as well as excellent written and oral communication
  • Legally allowed to work in the USA
Contact:

Alexis Pappas

Company:

Primal Marine Americas LLC

Address:
Telephone:
Fax:
E-Mail: pappas.alexis@gmail.com
Website: www.primal-marine.com
Notes: Please send your resume/CV - All applications will be treated in strict confidence.
Position E:

Administrative Assistant/Receptionist

Full Time Administrative Assistant/Receptionist Back Up Position at Ship Brokerage company in Fairfield County.

Contact:

 

Company:

 

Address:
Telephone:
Fax:
E-Mail: hr@odinmar.com
Website:
Notes: Please e-mail resume
Position F:

Operations Manager

Stamford, CT

- 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 2+ 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

- You are eligible to work in the United States without any sponsorship

Contact:

Franziska Schwennsen
HR Manager

Company:

Oldendorff Carriers

Address:
Telephone:
Fax:
E-Mail: jobs@oldendorff.com
Website: www.oldendorff.com
Notes: Please submit your application via e-mail. All applications will be treated in strict confidence.
Position G:

Summer Sea Term Crew 2015 - Various

SUNY Maritime College located on a 55-acre scenic waterfront property on the outskirts of New York City on the Throggs Neck peninsula where the East River meets Long Island Sound. The campus blends the best of two worlds: a comfortable college-town feel with the greatest city in the world. An impressive view of the sound extends toward the North Atlantic, yet only a few miles away are Yankee Stadium and midtown Manhattan. SUNY Maritime offers an array of employment opportunities stemming from entry level to professional positions which encourage growth and development among its employees.


Job Description:


The State University of New York Maritime College is currently looking to employ officers and staff for this year's summer training cruise aboard T.S. EMPIRE STATE. Positions for watch standers, instructors and day workers are available for both Deck and Engineering. Additionally, there are specific opportunities available in the Steward's Department and as support staff (Librarian, Yeoman and as qualified members of both Deck and Engineering departments). This is a unique opportunity to assist with the at-sea, practical training of future mariners and the chance to participate in a great itinerary offered. Salary commensurate with licensure, certification and experience.

  • The FULL Cruise appointment will begin May 4, 2015 and end August 12, 2015. However, you may apply and be considered for one of the following:
    1. Cruise A (anticipated May 4, 2015 - June 24, 2015)
    2. Cruise B (anticipated June 24, 2015 - August 12, 2015)
    3. Full Cruise (May 4, 2015 to August 12, 2015)
  • Naval orders can be issued for MMR Officers
  • Must have valid TWIC & Merchant Marine Credential (MMC) to stand watch
    Requirements:
  • Recent sea experience required along with medical clearances
  • TWIC requirement or ability to obtain a TWIC prior to the cruise departure
  • USCG Merchant Credential and appropriate STCW endorsement(s) required for the majority of positions
  • Demonstrated ability in teaching applicable materials for academic positions
  • Valid passport
    Preferred qualifications:
  • Senior USCG license or related industry experience
  • Demonstrated effectiveness teaching professional topic matter
  • Expired license for non watch standing positions only

Additional Information:

For those desiring additional information please contact:

  • Ms. Joann Sprague, Office Manager
    o jsprague@sunymaritime.edu
    o (718) 409-7352
    and/or
  • Captain Richard S. Smith, Master of Training Ship EMPIRE STATE
    o rsmith@sunymaritime.edu
    o (718) 409-7350

This is a temporary appointment. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously.
Travel and interviews expenses will not be reimbursed.
Salary/Compensation: The anticipated salary range for this position is $125 - $200 as a daily rate of pay. Salary will commensurate with licensure, certification and experience.

Application Instructions:

Persons interested in the above position should indicate which cruise period (Cruise A, Cruise B, or Full Cruise) option they prefer. When applying online, please submit the following:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter including cruise option (Cruise A, Cruise B, or Full Cruise)
  • Copy of TWIC
  • Copy of Passport
  • Copy of Merchant Marine Credential (MMC)

Apply Here : http://www.Click2Apply.net/s634qsd

Contact:

 

Company:

SUNY Maritime College

Address:
Telephone:
Fax:
E-Mail:  
Website:

Apply Here : http://www.Click2Apply.net/s634qsd

Notes:

Persons interested in the above position should indicate which cruise period (Cruise A, Cruise B, or Full Cruise) option they prefer. When applying online, please submit the following:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter including cruise option (Cruise A, Cruise B, or Full Cruise)
  • Copy of TWIC
  • Copy of Passport
  • Copy of Merchant Marine Credential (MMC)
Position H:

Senior Operations Executive

Pacific Basin is one of the world's leading owners and operators of modern Handysize and Handymax dry bulk ships. We are listed and headquartered in Hong Kong, and our network of 13 offices spans six continents to position us close to customers. Our fleet comprises over 270 vessels, and we employ approximately 3,000 seafarers and a multinational team of over 340 shore-based staff globally.

As part of our ongoing development, we have decided to recruit a suitable person for the following position:

Requirements

  • Min 5 years' experience in handy/handymax dry bulk voyage and time charter operations;
  • Ability to manage 6-12 voyage charters at any one time;
  • Excellent operational competencies in Vessel Operations;
  • Ability to understand and improve stowage plans;
  • Competent with laytime calculations;
  • Ability to assist operations manager in management of local operations team;
  • Reliable team player, able to work effectively across desk and time zones in an international organization;
  • Previous experience with maritime business software systems, such as IMOS/SoftMAR;
  • Willing to travel regionally and internationally with the ability to give immediate solutions to operational issues;
  • Graduate or relevant sea going experience;
  • Excellent communication skills, English language proficiency is essential;
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or hold the necessary entitlement to work in the U.S.A.
Contact:

 

Company:

Pacific Basin

Address:
Telephone:
Fax:
E-Mail: recruiting@pacificbasin.com
Website:  
Notes:

Please apply with your résumé and a covering letter to the Human Resources Department. (Application deadline: 5 April 2015)

All applications will be treated in strict confidence and used solely for recruitment purposes.