HSB Technical

Position: Project Manager
Location: South Shields
Type: Permanent
Salary: £35-40K
Ref: 2094/18

HSB Technical Ltd is a specialist recruiter within the Power & Propulsion, Shipbuilding, Shipping & Energy and Aerospace sectors. We have a number of permanent and contract vacancies for multiple businesses across the UK and overseas.

The below job description will outline this position of Project Manager

We are looking for a Project Manager for one of our maritime clients.

Typically, this person will join and lead an established multi discipline Ship Repair team of an innovative International Marine Company.

HSB Technical’ s client is a very established and well-regarded business entity:

  • Being able to produce proper management of spare parts and deck/engine stores to assist of vessels budgets.
  • Attend vessel dry docks, repairs and produce survey to determine repairs specifications for dry docks and overhauls.
  • Work closely with internal and external customers on technical and operational matters.
  • Carry out inspections to ensure standards on board are maintained.
  • Supervise repairs and provide advice to contractors and ships’ staff during maintenance.
  • Monitor the Class and Flag State requirements and plan/supervise the required surveys ensuring that the certification of assigned vessels is maintained in accordance with the relevant Class and Flag State requirements.

Qualifications and requirement for the Vessel Manager:

  • An engineering qualification to HNC/HND/Degree level or equivalent (although excellent candidates with a proven track record in a similar role will be considered). This would really suit someone who has worked at a manager level within the royal navy.
  • Good computer skills
  • Comfortable working with AutoCAD (or similar) for the production of schematics and layouts.
  • Experience of designing and managing industrial/marine installations to rigorous regulations and standards.
  • It is vital that you come from a background dealing with commercial, passenger or defence refit/new builds
  • It is vital that you come from a shipyard background

This vacancy is being advertised by HSB Technical who have been appointed to act as the recruitment consultancy for this role