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Captain - Ocean Marine Solutions Limited HND / BA / BSc Job

2023-09-13 18:05   Administrative / Management   Port Harcourt   107 views
Job Details

Location: Port Harcourt, Rivers
Job Type: Full-time

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the safe navigation and piloting of the vessel.
  • Responsible for Chart plotting and Voyage planning.
  • Take responsibility of navigational and Safety equipment on board, ensuring proper and efficient use.
  • Maintain a log of the boat’s operations, detailing pertinent events that occur on the vessel while offshore.
  • Maintain proper Radar watch and radio watch and observe Bridge procedures as recommended by IMO Regulations.
  • Undertake routine maintenance tasks, safety checks, and other maintenance as may be required.
  • Maintain teamwork with all personnel/crew as applicable
  • Maintain and compile troubleshooting service logs for navigational instruments to ensure common issues can be resolved in a more efficient manner.
  • Ensure that logs accurately reflect the current status of equipment.
  • Ensure compliance with the Safety Management System thus allowing for safe, efficient operations
  • Carry out proper shipboard management.
  • Maintain good communication with crew members.
  • Ensure that equipment failure is kept to a minimum and within contractual limits.
  • Responsible for checking all navigation tools and resources are in good working condition before departure.
  • Carry out Safety drills on board in conjunction with OiC and proper notification to the client
  • Maintain, correct and prepare nautical charts.
  • Present Voyage report at the end of each trip to reflect the status of all Navigation, Safety, accommodation, and Deck equipment

Educational Qualifications, Certifications and Experience
Educational Qualifications:

  • NIMASA Master REG II/3 or Chief Mate II/2
  • Certificate of Competency
  • National Diploma and/or WAEC.
  • Associate certificate from NIMASA approved
  • Maritime institution.
  • STCW Basic Mandatory certificates
  • NIMASA Medicals
  • Discharge Book
  • Yellow Book
  • International Passport


  • Minimum of 5 years work experience


  • Ship Command and Control
  • Communication
  • Safety
  • Shipboard Management
  • Document Management
  • IT Appreciation & Application (added advantage)
  • Initiative / Judgement
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Operations report writing

Application Closing Date
20th September, 2023.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications to "HR & Admin department" via: recruitment@ocean-ms.com using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Company Description
Ocean Marine Solutions Limited is a strategically positioned organization operating the marine industry to provide solutions to high-risks security concerns in Nigerian waters.