Tug Master

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Category:
Master / SDPO Jobs
Vessel type:
Tugs 
Salary:
£250-£300 per day (depending on experience)
Contract:
Temporary
Location:
Falmouth
Updated:
June 23, 2022

A&P Falmouth are looking to recruit a motivated and hardworking individual for the position of Tug Master. Working as part of a team offering coverage 24/7 as required, this position will support a project running from Falmouth to the Isles of Scilly for approximately 3 months. 

Key Responsibility:
• The Tug Master has authority over all those on board. He is responsible for safe navigation in the broadest sense of the word and ensures that the crews are ready at all times to carry out those on board duties necessary.
• Has the overriding authority and responsibility to make decisions about carrying out those actions he deems necessary in order to contribute to the interests of those on board, the tug, safety, health and environment, and to prevent pollution and to request the Company’s assistance;
• The Tug Master will ensure that legislative and regulatory measures and the operation of the management system are enforced. He manages all ships certificates, carries out the ship’s administration and provides the Marine Operations manager with status report.
• To lead and instruct in a clear and concise manner, and to motivate the crew
Other Duties include (but not limited to):
• Maintaining tugs charts and publications

Minimum Qualifications:
STCW Master 500grt or higher
• All STCW short courses including all recent amendments
• Valid ENG1 medical
Desirable Skills:
• Commercial marine experience & knowledge of coastal tows.
• Experience with voith propulsion (training will be given).
• I.T. literate

Language Requirements

Good knowledge of the English language is required.