Fleet Technical Manager

Marine Transportation
Dome Chartering & Trading
Annapolis, MD
United States

The technical department is responsible for creating an industry leading, in-house team that supports US flag vessels. Our in-house technical department will allow our vessels to operate more efficiently and thereby allow clients to move cargo efficiently and cost–effectively. You along with our compliance department to build the Technical group and oversee purchasing.

• Supervising the engineering management of our Fleet vessels and their Port Engineers, including operation, maintenance, repair, condition and certification.
• Oversee voyage repairs and drydockings, including requisitioning and procurement of material and services.
• Ensure that all vessels are fully certificated and documented, and coordinate vessel inspections by regulatory body inspectors.
• Prepare annual & 5 year budgets and business plans for spare parts, voyage repairs, major repairs and special expenditures. Be responsible for the fiscal management of all vessels within the approved budgets.
• Be thoroughly familiar with the operational status, condition of hull and all equipment aboard each vessel.
• Oversee the technical aspects of the engineering operation of assigned vessels. In this capacity, the Fleet Engineer shall work closely with senior officers and the Port Engineers to provide technical advice to the vessels and other shoreside departments when necessary.
• Monitor the engineering performance of vessels and make recommendations for improvements and modifications to the Chief Engineers and company engineering management.
• Review vessel operating, performance and maintenance data submitted by the Chief Engineer to ensure efficient operation and adherence to maintenance and safety standards. Ensure PM software is working, effective and verify the ship is complying.
• Be responsible for the management of the Company SMS aboard their vessels

The technical department is responsible for creating an industry leading, in-house team that supports US flag vessels. Our in-house technical department will allow our vessels to operate more efficiently and thereby allow clients to move cargo efficiently and cost–effectively. You along with our compliance department to build the Technical group and oversee purchasing.

• Supervising the engineering management of our Fleet vessels and their Port Engineers, including operation, maintenance, repair, condition and certification.
• Oversee voyage repairs and drydockings, including requisitioning and procurement of material and services.
• Ensure that all vessels are fully certificated and documented, and coordinate vessel inspections by regulatory body inspectors.
• Prepare annual & 5 year budgets and business plans for spare parts, voyage repairs, major repairs and special expenditures. Be responsible for the fiscal management of all vessels within the approved budgets.
• Be thoroughly familiar with the operational status, condition of hull and all equipment aboard each vessel.
• Oversee the technical aspects of the engineering operation of assigned vessels. In this capacity, the Fleet Engineer shall work closely with senior officers and the Port Engineers to provide technical advice to the vessels and other shoreside departments when necessary.
• Monitor the engineering performance of vessels and make recommendations for improvements and modifications to the Chief Engineers and company engineering management.
• Review vessel operating, performance and maintenance data submitted by the Chief Engineer to ensure efficient operation and adherence to maintenance and safety standards. Ensure PM software is working, effective and verify the ship is complying.
• Be responsible for the management of the Company SMS aboard their vessels

dana.harris@domechartering.com