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Situations Wanted
Contact
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
Notes:
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: 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:

Assistant Operations Manager

TBS Shipping Services Inc. is a privately held international shipping company, based in Westchester, NY. TBS operates parcel, dry bulk and logistics services, supported by a fleet of supramax and handysize bulk carriers and multipurpose vessels. There is currently an opening for an Assistant Operations Manager in our NY office. The position will be responsible for providing proper and timely conveyance of voyage instructions, including pertinent details from the fixture recap/charter party and other information applicable for a particular voyage in line with company policies and practices. The position will also liaise and partner with our chartering department and our ship management company in providing support. Fleet operations include owned tonnage, pool tonnage, and time chartered ships.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and ensure compliance with voyage orders for safe and efficient voyages.
  • Minimize voyage operating costs against voyage estimates.
  • Work with Port Captain and Supervisors to optimize/maximize lifting capability of ships.
  • Maintain our high service level to customers by remaining diligent to details while working with our Agency Network, brokers, agents and stevedores.
  • Plan, monitor and co-ordinate bunker deliveries to the vessels in a cost effective manner.
  • Ensure Port Logs and SOFs are properly prepared and maintained.
  • Appoint agents and approve port disbursements and third party invoices.
  • Create and distribute hire invoices and monitor payments.
  • Check laytime calculations.

Key Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Maritime University Graduate.
  • Recognized Third Officer license or higher.
  • 1 to 2 years office experience in commercial marine voyage operations preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of shipping industry practices and vessel operations.
  • Strong communication, analytical and computer skills required.
  • Must be eligible to work in the USA.

We offer excellent salary and benefits.

Contact:

 

Company:

TBS Shipping Services Inc

Address:

 

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

recruiting@nyc.tbsship.com

Website:  
Notes:

Qualified candidates must be eligible to work in the USA. Please send resumes to with the subject AOM on all transmissions.

Position B:

SENIOR OPERATIONS AND/OR OPERATIONS MANAGER

- Become part of our global team

Clipper Group (USA) Inc.

As Senior Operations Manager/Operations Manager in Stamford, you will be a part of a large, highly skilled team operating globally – with colleagues in Singapore, Brazil, USA and Denmark.

You will be in close contact with our customers on the cargo as well as on the tonnage side. Our vessels are operated worldwide on voyage and time charters and often placed in commercial pools in which the Operations department plays a very important role. Currently we head and manage five shipping pools with external pool partners, and this area continues to grow.

You will also have frequent contact with our vessels, agents and service providers worldwide, and in-house you will work closely together with our Chartering department as well as our in-house Operations Control, Insurance & Claims, Bunkers and Technical departments, who will all support you in your daily work. Together, you will ensure optimal operations and create value for Clipper and our customers.

Passion and talent for Operations

You have a relevant background and experience within commercial operations, preferably within dry bulk. You are a well-organized, hands-on, dynamic, innovative and dependable team player with a positive attitude. You have a commercial mindset and a passion for Operations. You know what it takes to make a difference and always strive to have an impact on the result of the fixtures/voyages you operate and to contribute to knowledge sharing.

We offer

A challenging and independent job, a competitive compensation package, and good working conditions in modern facilities.

Contact:

 

Company:

Clipper Group (USA) Inc.

Address:

 

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

rks@clipper-group.com

Website:  
Notes: Please submit your application. All applications will be handled in strict confidence.
Position C:

Assistant Controller - Senior Staff Accountant/Analyst

Growing global maritime dry bulk shipping corporation with annual gross revenues of ~$125M seeks a Deputy Controller to support the work of the Controller and CFO. While primarily a corporate accounting role, the role will also include financial and economic/commodity forecasting and historical analysis. Experience with helping to manage the audit process is a plus. Experience of 5 years or more with a CPA and/or CFA are highly desirable. Competitive salary offered commensurate with experience.

Experience and skills sought

  • 5 years accounting experience
  • CPA and/or CFA desired
  • Strong financial and economic analysis skills
  • Expert with Excel and accounting software applications (MS Dynamics-Navision), strong PowerPoint
  • Experience with maritime shipping companies/industry a plus

Role Detail

  • Primary backup to Controller and direct support to CFO
  • Experience in preparing periodic management financial reports and/or SEC reporting preferred
  • Prepare and help to manage weekly 13 week cash forecast
  • Help manage the audit process for 5 corporate entities
  • Prepare monthly management projection forecast for two company structures
  • Analyze voyages in progress report and prepare/approve accounting journals
  • Review vessel days/days on hire detail report
  • Review EBITDA actual versus projected variance
  • Review monthly pool hire calculation file both for accounting journals as well as for distributions
  • Review and support approval of 3rd party ship hire distribution statements
  • Primary “go-to” contact for 3rd party ship owners re: pool hire calculations
  • Assist CFO with industry and corporate analysis projects
  • Quarterly review/approve true up of pool overhead fees
  • Quarterly review flux analysis and supporting schedules (material for Board Book)

H/R detail

  • Located in Scarsdale, NY
  • Full time, salaried, excellent benefits, at-will
Contact:

 

Company:

 

Address:

 

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

recruiting@nyc.tbsship.com

Website:  
Notes:

Qualified candidates must be eligible to work in the USA. Please send resumes with the subject AC on all transmissions.

Position D:

SVP Operations - Publicly Traded Dry Bulk Carrier

Our U.S. based client is seeking a SVP Operations Executive to report directly to the CEO. The SVP Operations will lead all Operations, Technical and Engineering functions for the fleet.

Experience as a ships Master or Chief Engineer followed by home office operations management experience is required. The ideal candidate, will be process oriented, detail minded, and bring a keen sense of commercial awareness to this vital position. Client interaction at the most senior level will be frequent. Professional bearing, executive presence, and the ability to “wear well” with others, while being an effective manager and leader is essential. For the right individual this position can be a succession planning candidate to the CEO.

A very competitive compensation package and the opportunity to work with a dynamic team will be offered to the finalist candidate.

Contact:

P. Jason Ward
Managing Partner

Company:

Industrial Search Partners LLC

Address:

 

Telephone:

Mobile: 917.318.0585
Office: 203.295.7260

Fax:
E-Mail:

jward@industrialsearchpartners.com

Website:

www.industrialsearchpartners.com

Notes: Please submit your resume to the above confidential contact:
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 time will be spent working in office.
  • Will require some traveling to see customers and Vessels.
  • Ability to attend Vessels at shipyard locations. Including, but not limited to, climbing steep stairs and 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 F:

The Bridgeport and Port Jefferson Steamboat Company (a subsidiary of McAllister Towing) is currently hiring for the following positions on both the NY and CT sides:

- Reservation Agents

- Reservation Supervisors

- Dock Workers

- Ticket Agents

- Dock Supervisors

Apply online: http://mcallister.balancetrak.com/lists/71/default.aspx

OR send a current resume to Amber Watters: awatters@mcallistertowing.com

Contact:

Amber Watters

Company:

The Bridgeport and Port Jefferson Steamboat Company

Address:

 

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

awatters@mcallistertowing.com

Website:  
Notes:  
Position G:

Risk Management Assistant

TBS Shipping Services Inc. is a privately held company that provides dry cargo shipping solutions to industrial shippers globally. TBS operates parcel, dry bulk and logistics services, supported by a fleet of supramax and handysize bulk carriers and multipurpose vessels. TBS offers shipowners specialized global market access and enhanced performance through its managed pool offerings.

We are looking for a Risk Management Assistant to work in our Scarsdale, New York office. The position will work directly with and under the supervision of the Vice President of Risk Management to minimize risk and maximize reward.

Key Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Promote best practices and share knowledge internally across all departments.
  • Stay current with international arbitration awards and judgments and utilize relevant ones.
  • Assist with contractual disputes.
  • Prepare and/or proofread charter parties, as necessary.
  • Sundry administrative duties including, among other things, log of P & I Club reimbursements.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • 3+ years of demonstrated working knowledge of dry bulk chartering and operations including laytime, voyage and timecharter charter party disputes with a strong desire to learn more.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Must be organized and detailed oriented.
  • Proficient in MS Office.

We offer excellent salary and benefits.

Contact:

 

Company:

TBS Shipping Services Inc.

Address:

 

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

recruiting@nyc.tbsship.com

Website:  
Notes:

Qualified candidates must be eligible to work in the USA. Please send resumes to recruiting@nyc.tbsship.com with the subject TBSRISK on all transmissions.

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
Notes:

Position I:

Position(s): 1) Brokers 2) Operations

  • Experienced broker that got short changed at your bonus meeting?
  • Young broker tired of dinosaurs hording all the accounts?
  • Ops guy who’s been promised a chance on the commercial desk?
  • Is your company trying to move you to Houston?

If any of the above describes you, and you are ready for a change, Bluepoint Maritime LLC wants to meet you. We are a ship brokerage firm located in Westport CT with a focus on oil tankers. Competitive compensation and benefits, in a relaxed work environment.

Contact:

 

Company:

Bluepoint Maritime LLC

Address:

 

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

management@bluepointmaritime.com

Website:  
Notes:

All Resumes will be handled in strict confidence.

Position K:

Unlicensed/Other, Engine Operational & Instructors, Deck Operational & Instructors

SUNY Maritime College invites applications for the following positions at sea for Summer Sea Term 2016:

  • Unlicensed/Other
  • Engine Operational & Instructors
  • Deck Operational & Instructors

For a detailed description and to apply online visit us at www.sunymaritime.edu/hr and select “vacancies”.

AA/EOE

Contact:

 

Company:

SUNY Maritime College

Address:

 

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

Website: www.sunymaritime.edu
Notes: