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Candidate: 1

Experienced Regulatory and Compliance Executive

Seeking opportunities for advancement and growth with a company in need of an expert in compliance and regulatory affairs.

Regulatory, Quality, and Compliance

  • Enforcement of the flag state Maritime Regulations and International Conventions
  • Administrator of the Safety Inspection Program
  • Review all vessel annual safety inspection reports and provide comments to the owners
  • Review and issue Exemptions, Exceptions and Temporary Dispensation certificates IAW flag state International Regulation
  • Provide Guidance to clients regarding interpretation of conventions and safety regulations
  • ISO Quality Compliance
  • Marketing of the Registry and it's services to existing and potential clients
  • Website Administrator

The increasing responsibilities of this role in the current regulatory market have

ensured that I not only keep up to date with current regulations but market trends as well. This position is a constantly growing job with an ever increasing demand for work in marketing and networking in order to ensure the growth of the registry and maintain its good standing in the International shipping community.

Underway Experience

Deck Navigating Officer: 2001-2012
Third Officer to Chief Officer

§ Deck Department Head; Supervising between 8 to 12 individuals in the department in daily shipboard operations

  • Responsible for all on board required training (including company, Coast Guard and Navy required subjects)
  • Vessel Security Officer and Anti-Terrorism Officer; Ensuring that all port state and military requirements are met.
  • Vessel Safety Officer; Ensure that all personnel are following safe working practices and trained in the same

During this period my responsibilities increased from a Junior Officer to a Senior officer while conducting the normal duties of Deck and Navigation watches, creating voyage plans and conducting vessel maintenance.

Certifications:

  • ISO 14000 Certified Internal Auditor
  • ISO 9001:2015 Certified Internal Auditor
  • ISO 9001: 2008 Certified Internal Auditor
  • Chief Mate, Unlimited Tonnage
  • Master of Vessels, up to 1600 tons
  • STCW 95, Fast Rescue Boat, GMDSS, VSO and Medical PIC
  • U.S.C.G. Certified Train the Trainer

Additional Information:

  • Published writer for several trade magazines
  • Experienced in the training and development of deck officers
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631-626-8462

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goodwindmaritime@gmail.com

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Candidate: 10

Seeking new challenges within the shipping market .

After nearly 30 years in Dry Cargo shipping field I am seeking a medium to large broker firm and/or new adventure within the maritime industry.

Experience includes :

10 years with international trading house

10 years as in-house owners broker

10 years as competitive broker

Currently located in Greenwich ,Ct.

Holding dual Citizenship (Canada/Norway) and Green Card for the USA.

Contact: David C. Wold
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Cell: +1 203-274 1433
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E-Mail: dcwold@gmail.com
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Candidate: 12

Objective

Recent graduate looking for a mechanical engineering position that offers hands-on engineering opportunities. Additionally I am seeking opportunities in conceptual and prototype testing as well as implementation and operation of legacy and emerging systems.

Education


The United States Merchant Marine Academy
June 2011- June 2013
Kings Point, New York
Major: Marine Systems Engineering

Texas A&M University Galveston
September 2014 - December 2017
Galveston, TX
Major: Marine Engineering Technology

Marine Engineering Technology is an interdisciplinary education in applied Mechanical Engineering programs and is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET. The curriculum is a blend of Mechanical Engineering programs as applied to shipboard propulsion (steam, gas turbines and diesel), electrical power generation (steam, gas turbines and diesel electric power generation operations), electronics, and shipboard-related engineering.

Experience

Liberty Maritime Corporation
November 2012 - February 2013

  • Junior Engineer aboard the M/V Prestige, New York. 120-days at sea. Global Circumnavigation.
  • Supervisor: Chief Engineer Josh Reed
  • Responsibilities: Engine room maintenance and operations for Large Slow Speed Diesel propulsion plant; Electrical generation and load balancing; hotel services (HVAC), water distillation. Duties also included making rounds and comparing mechanical gauges to the automation system and adjusting/calibrating discrepancies within the automation. In-port maintenance included disassembly, maintenance and repair of pistons, piston rings, cylinders, fuel injectors, turbochargers, and alpha lubricators for a MAN B&W 7-cylinder, large, slow speed Diesel. In-port duties included maintenance and repair of 3, medium speed, 10-cylinder, Hyundai Diesel Generators, and associated fuel filters, fuel and lube oil purifiers, jacket water temperature management systems, as well as management, and maintenance of an Aalborg, rotary cup, smoke in tube, auxiliary boiler for engine room service and hotel steam.

McAllister Towing and Transportation, Providence, RI
August 2013 - September 2014

  • Port Engineering Intern and Operating Engineer aboard M/V Rainbow, M/V Reliance and M/V Puma
  • Supervisor: Port Engineer Ethan Gifford
  • Responsibilities: Operator of tugboat twin diesel propulsion plant and electrical plant generation for M/V Rainbow, M/V Reliance and M/V Puma for at sea harbor tug and escort operations. In-port maintenance included oil changes, injector testing, jacket water chemistry, and overhaul of 4-cylinder Detroit diesel generator. Other maintenance included bow mat restoration welding, ballast management, installation of radar upgrade package, and installation of wheelhouse remote engine and rudder controls.

Lakewood Yacht Club, Seabrook, TX
September 2014 - June 2017
(Summertime and weekend employment while enrolled at Texas A&M)

  • Green Fleet Optimist Dinghy Sailing Coach
  • Program Director: Marek Valasek, Lindsay Valasek
  • Responsibilities included taking care of, and teaching 6-12 year-old children how to sail and be successful at sailboat racing.
  • This job requires patience, and the ability to communicate with children. Additionally, it helped developed my ability to organize groups of people towards common goals. Goals for children include: learning to rig a boat properly; sailing up wind; navigating a racecourse; and encouraging teammates to rise to their potential regardless of their current skill set.
  • US Sailing Level 1 Certified Instructor
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Candidate: 13

Looking for entry level work in transportation loss prevention, vessel/port planning and operations, marketing/business development, and personal assistant positions at a maritime-related company, government agency, nonprofit, investment bank or public/private partnership in the NYC region. Available to work October 2nd, 2017.

Graduated from SUNY Maritime College with a Master of Science in International Transportation Management in January 2017.Worked as a Loss Prevention Summer Intern for the American P&I Club in New York City until October 2017. Co- authored a member alert on collision avoidance in anchorages off of Chittagong, Bangladesh and a club guidance on seafarer's mental health, in addition to organizing survey compliance data on member vessels.
Former tugboat dispatch intern with McAllister Towing and a former intern/admin assistant for Ted Panourgias at All Marine Spares International in Stamford, CT. Former CMA intern at Holland and Knight LLP, in New York, NY and the Seamen's Church Institute in Port Newark, NJ. Co -wrote article for the Greek magazine "Shipping International" titled "The Challenges of Modern Piracy". Published in October 2012. CV and recommendations available upon request. Willing to commute within the NYC metropolitan region.

Contact Information
Rnigel.pritchard@gmail.com
Mobile :646- 378- 8446

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robertpri.14@sunymaritime.edu
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Candidate: 14

Transformation, Innovation, Technology & Blockchain for Shipping

Experienced NYC metro area shipping industry executive is seeking a new management role directing transformation, innovation, automation, etc. in the maritime industry. Let me help your company become more competitive, develop strategy, save money and be better prepared for the massive changes coming to shipping in the near future. Are you ready to start discussing and executing plans for automation, blockchain, analytics, IoT, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, machine learning and discovering new ways to model your business and connect with the rest of your supply chain? Let's discuss your future plans today and see how I can help get you on the road to the future.

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E-Mail: transformation@dx9.io
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Position B:

Financial Analyst

Ridgebury Tankers seeks a financial analyst to join its Business Development team.

The role requires analysis of investment performance and reporting to C-level management and institutional investors. Proficiency in MS office and advanced Excel skills required.

Experience in the tanker industry preferred. The ideal candidate will have strong finance skills and be eager to learn about investing in real assets including the operational and technical challenges of owning vessels. Work authorization in USA required.

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Company:

Ridgebury Tankers

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careers@ridgeburytankers.com

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Position C:

Construction Supervisor

Moran Towing Corporation, a leading tug and barge services company with locations spanning the U.S. Atlantic and Gulf Coasts, has an exceptional opportunity available for a Construction Supervisor. Moran is a growth oriented company committed to providing safe, high quality, and efficient tug assist, towing, transportation and related maritime services to our world-wide customers.

Position Summary

The primary focus of this position is the on-site inspection of tugboat construction. Reporting to the Vice President, Engineering Services, the Construction Supervisor will work out of East Boothbay, ME or other shipyard locations as appropriate.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Ensure that the shipyards produce quality vessels in accordance with the negotiated contracts and specifications.
  • Recommend design modifications to improve safety, reliability, and crew ergonomics.
  • Coordinate new vessel delivery logistics with the division receiving the new vessel.
  • Provide innovative ideas for supporting & advancing corporate quality & safety.
  • Develop and maintain construction files from contract through delivery.
  • Assist in managing owner furnished vendors.
  • Respond to warranty issues as necessary.
  • Prepare written reports on construction schedules and maintain related data and statistics.
  • Work with ABS and regulatory agencies.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.

Required Qualifications

  • Experience in maritime operations, construction, or repair.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and application of concepts and practices in safety, marine engineering, and maintenance to assist in the oversight of new construction.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Ability and willingness to travel.

Physical Demands

  • Work safely and navigate in an industrial setting;
  • Sit or stand for extended periods of time;
  • Speak, hear and see (close vision and color vision);
  • Hear and respond to verbal communication in noisy environments such as piers, docks, and warehouses with moving heavy equipment;
  • Occasionally crouch, stoop, or kneel when inspecting the vessel;
  • Occasionally lift and/or carry items up to 50 pounds; and
  • Withstand occasional exposure to heat, cold and or/humidity.

Moran offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package, including a stellar 401(k) Plan.

Moran Towing Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

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Moran Towing Corporation

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Website: www.morantug.com
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Qualified, interested applicants must apply online at www.morantug.com by submitting a cover letter and resume with the subject line Construction Supervisor.

Position D:

Compliance Analyst/Claims Assistant

As a Company involved in international trade, Eagle Bulk is subject to US and international sanctions programs. The Compliance Analyst/Claims Assistant will be a key member of the legal department and will be responsible for monitoring the Company's compliance processes, ensuring consistent application of our compliance program across the organization and assist the General Counsel and Claims Manager in their everyday responsibilities. You will be responsible for the day-to-day implementation of the organization's compliance program, which includes compliance with international economic sanctions, anti-corruption laws, anti-boycott regulations and other policies related to international trade. The Compliance Analyst interacts with the commercial, technical, operations and finance departments on a regular basis. In addition, you will assist the Claims Manager with the effective management of all marine insurance claims, including daily contact with underwriters, correspondents worldwide, outside legal counsel and claimants.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES FOR COMPLIANCE ANALYST/CLAIMS ASSISSTANT

  • Conduct due diligence and screening of the Company’s clients and vendors.
  • Maintain KYC information of the Company’s vendors and suppliers.
  • Administer the compliance training plan and maintain training records.
  • Manage compliance-related records, in accordance with Company policy.
  • Report to the General Counsel on a regular basis to review progress on Compliance Program implementation and assist with updating our compliance program, as needed.
  • Assist the Finance Department in internal compliance review and external audit activities.
  • Maintain reports of screening activities, resolution of sanctions issues and false positive hits.
  • Perform claims handling functions to include data entry, bill payment and administrative support for the General Counsel and Claims Manager.
  • Interact with clients, attorneys and outside vendors.
  • Produce and maintain spreadsheets and databases to enhance data presentation, claims analysis, and storage.
  • Liaise with service providers, brokers and other stakeholders to support the effective management of claims.
  • Assist with auditing and reviewing of internal and external claim files.
  • Prepare claims summaries and respond promptly to reinsurance queries.

COMPETENCIES

The successful candidate will be a self-starter, well-organized and able to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment. The position requires excellent writing and communication skills, computer proficiency and a constant willingness to learn.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related fields of Law, Business, Finance/Accounting, Economics or related degree.
  • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to understand compliance risk management practices and methodologies, including risk assessment, monitoring/ surveillance and testing activities.
  • Professional maturity and confidence.
  • Previous compliance experience helpful but not required.
  • Occasional travel and after-hours support required.
  • Recent college graduates are invited to apply.

 

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Company:

Eagle Bulk

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support@eagleships.com

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Position E:

Sales Manager and Credit Control Manager

NHST Global Publications is growing our business to serve some of the world's biggest industrial sectors: shipping, seafood, renewables oil & gas. We deliver industry-leading independent Journalism, analysis and content, helping professionals to make smarter decisions. Our market leading media and event platforms TradeWinds, Upstream, Recharge, Intrafish have offices in London, Singapore, across the US and in Norway.


200 people across the globe are working to strengthen the position of our international publications and enhance our digital presence. At NHST Global Publications we believe in investing in our teams and building relationships with our audience across our international portfolio. Diversity, Inclusiveness, independence and innovation are key components to our company's success. NHST Global Publications is an equal opportunity employer to applicants of all backgrounds. NHST Global Publications is a company in the NHST Media Group.


We are building a strong team in Stamford. Currently seeking Sales Manager and Credit Control Manager.

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NHST Global Publications

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