For over 100 years, Massachusetts Maritime Academy has been preparing women and men for exciting and rewarding careers on land and sea. As the nation's finest co-ed maritime college, MMA challenges students to succeed by balancing a unique regimented lifestyle with a typical four-year college environment. As a member of the cadet corps you will live, study, sail, work and play in an atmosphere that encourages you to be your best.
Logistics Vessel Operator
This position is primarily responsible for supervising and coordinating all activities of vessel, including ports agents, client’s requests, involved in the shipping process ensuring that all shipments are loaded, discharged and maintained.
Prepare stowage plans for different types of bulk carriers (e.g. Handysize, Handymax, or Supramax)
Voyage cargo orders to the Master and Chief Officer
Coordinate with agents at different loading and discharging ports, including the Panama Canal
Supply the vessel with bunkers
Do daily follow-ups of the vessel position, and other duties.
*** Core duties and responsibilities include the following. (Other duties may be assigned.)
Compiles composite reports from individual reports of subordinates required by management or government agencies.
Supervises and participates in preparing shipments requiring analyses of supporting documents and insures that all entries are entered into the system properly.
Responsible for shipment, ensuring that any unforeseen issues or emergencies are communicated and dealt with at the time of their occurrence.
Identifies and resolves problems and inconsistencies, determining appropriate corrective procedures.
Communicates and coordinates accounting policies, practices, and procedures with department and company managers and officials, vendors, reporting agencies, clients, customers, and the public.
Determines work procedures, prepares work schedules, and expedites workflow.
Assigns duties and examines work for exactness, neatness, and conformance to policies and procedures.
Studies and standardizes procedures to improve efficiency.
Maintains harmony among workers and resolves grievances.
Adjusts errors and complaints.
Performs other tasks as requested and needed.