Marine Assurance Manager - QHSE

Job details

Job reference nr.:LS-066182
Discipline Category:Marine Environmental
Type of work:Permanent
Start date:October 31, 2017
Job location:United States

Short summary

Looking for a permanent job as Marine Assurance Manager - QHSE in United States? Atlas Professionals in Houston, United States is always looking for new Marine Environmental professionals. At the moment we have a vacancy for the position of Marine Assurance Manager - QHSE.

Job description

Specific Functional Responsibilities:

  • Assists in the development of vessel selection criteria and operational guidelines related to vessel operations.
  • Conducts subcontractor Safety Management System (SMS) assessments of vessel suppliers and other contractors to determine their suitability and capability to support their offshore activities.
  • Performs onboard assessments of potential hire vessels proposed/identified for anticipated seismic surveys to determine if they are fit for purpose, effectively managed and properly crewed.
  • Generates audit/assessment summaries to provide  guidance to be utilized in the contractor/vessel selection process.
  • Develops a SMS Gap Analysis of potential contractors to enable the QHSE team to develop Bridging (Interfacing) documents for the effective integration of the contractor into subsequent survey projects.
  • Reviews marine crew CVs, licenses, training certification and associated documentation to ensure regulatory compliance and appropriate experience.
  • Monitors documentation of chartered vessels to ensure compliance with Class, Flag State and other mandatory or prescribed requirements throughout the duration of survey so as not to impact survey operations.
  • Interacts with client marine assurance to facilitate vessel acceptance by client.
  • Generates letters of sea service and other support documents related to Merchant Mariner Credentials for previous and current employees.
  • Assists the HSE team with the investigation of incidents involving marine equipment or personnel and the development of a Root Cause Analysis.
  • Acts as an internal review and evaluation body to ensure that compliance issues/concerns within the organization are being appropriately evaluated, investigated, and resolved.
  • Supports the Commercial Team in the compilation and submission of vessel data for client tenders and RFI’s.
  • Monitors the safety, pollution, environmental and regulatory aspects of vessel operations to ensure full compliance with Safety Management System and regulatory requirements.
  • Coordinates marine assurance activities with QHSE department to ensure continuity and integrity of operations.
  • Participates in special projects as assigned.
  • Performs related duties as required.

Job requirements

  • At least 8 years onboard/offshore experience at a senior supervisor level required. Current or prior Deck or Engineering license holder preferred.
  • Bachelors level degree in Marine Transportation or Marine Engineering or equivalent marine/naval experience required.
  • Formal ISM and ISO lead auditor training with a minimum of 3 years of vessel inspection/auditing experience required.
  • Must hold or have the ability to obtain valid training/certification for QMS Lead Auditor, Incident Investigation/Root Cause Analysis, and Incident Command Training.

Knowledge of:

  • International Maritime Organization convention requirements and their practical application to vessels used in seismic survey operations, e.g. ISM, SOLAS, STCW, MARPOL, ISPS.
  • Office procedures, methods, and equipment including computers and applicable software applications.  Microsoft Office.

Certificates, Licenses or Registrations:

  • Valid driver's license
  • Current US Passport
  • Current TWIC card
  • BOSIET certification
  • OGUK certification
  • Offshore Water Survival training certification

Other qualifications:

  • Must pass Physical, Drug Screen and Background Check.
  • US Citizen or Green Card holder with ability to work in the US without sponsorship.

More info

Should you be interested in the position of Marine Assurance Manager - QHSE, please send your application via the apply button. For more information, please contact Laura Smith, Business Manager - Houston in Houston, USA stating reference number LS-066182

Contact Person

Laura SmithBusiness Manager - Houston