Fleet Technical Manager, Ocean Choice International

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Fleet Technical Manager, Ocean Choice International

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Fleet Technical Manager
Ocean Choice International
St. John's, NL
Full-time, Permanent
$100,000 a year

Reporting to the Director of Fleet Operations the Fleet Technical Manager will work side by side with the operations managers and the Fleet Technical advisor to perform their duties with a high degree of efficiency and accuracy. The main requirements and responsibilities for the Vessel Technical Manager will be but not limited to any combination of the following:

In conjunction with OCI’s Operations Managers, you will be responsible for the oversight and approval of the maintenance work during port days between fishing trips.

In conjunction with the Senior Engineer/Manager of Capital Projects, you will be responsible for the preparation and development of capital budget for annual maintenance and scheduled refits for the OCI Fleet.

Coordinate the use of OCI’s electrical, and refrigeration support staff who report to Senior Engineer/Manager of Capital Projects to each of the vessels/vessel managers.

Liaison with regulatory authorities as required.

Development and implementation of effective Maintenance strategies to minimize down time during turnarounds.

Work with operations group to further implement and improve the Preventative maintenance program

Work with Operations group to develop effective landing plans and contractor supervision

Maintain oversight of and familiarity with spares in storage at warehouse and at remote sites

Assist purchasing department with technical information regarding spares orders

Assist with the ongoing development of the ISM code as it pertains to the technical aspects

The ideal candidate must demonstrate

Sound understanding of Factory Freezer Trawler (FFT) operations

Strong engineering knowledge of FFT systems, including; Refrigeration , factory automation / Factory equipment and Processes, Propulsion plant, Electrical System, Fishing Equipment Systems eg. Winches etc. Safety Equipment, Hotel systems.

Strong understanding of Regulatory inspections from TCMS and Class society.

Knowledge of Safe Working Regulations as applied to marine operations, and using Sub Contractors

Ability to work with Preventative Maintenance program

Ability to prioritize, estimate and manage contractors, engineering staff and work schedules.

Willingness to step in and do hands on work where required.

Ability to travel as they may be assigned tasks outside Atlantic fleet as required.

Recognized Certified of Training in marine or mechanical field

Proven experience in organizing and managing maintenance work

Team Player and ability work in a multidisciplinary environment.

Willingness and ability to learn new skills

Strong computer proficiency including excel, word etc…

Ability to read and interpret drawings and electrical schematics.

Combination of education and experience will also be considered.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. OCI offers excellent benefits package including health and pension plans.


Extended health care
Vision care
Dental care
RRSP Match

Reference ID: 2020TECH

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $100,000.00 /year

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