Barge Master

Location: Libya, Libya, Libya
Date Posted: 05-04-2017
We are looking for a certified Barge Master for a position in Libya.

What we offer:
  • 5 weeks ON and 5 weeks off (unpaid)
  • One year renewable contract
  • Transportation is covered 
  • Full board and lodging provided
  • Medical insurance is provided
  • 5-years experience as a certified Barge Master
The Barge Master is the overall in charge and responsible for the following:

• Ensure that the vessel is anchored safely at all times throughout the construction operations.
• Ensure that all the anchor handling activities are performed by qualified personnel and conducted according to approved procedures and good working practices.
• Delegate and assign the work to the barge crew.
• The Barge Master shall have ultimate responsibility for the anchor handling operations, ensuring that activities are conducted in a safe manner and without damage to any facilities or equipment. 
• The Barge Master shall coordinate the anchor handling operations and instruct of the Anchor foreman, communicating and controlling the activities with the AHT Master Anchor Hoist Operators.
• The Barge Master will be competent in all aspects of barge moving, including anchor handling operation, towing, seaworthiness, navigation, appraisal of weather and passage plan,etc…. 
• He will be responsible for all aspects of the current position until the next location.
• Will, in conjunction with the client, responsible for ensuring that all marine operations are conducted in such a manner as to safeguard the integrity of all equipment, barge, and vessels.
• Will be responsible for ensuring that all key personnel involved in the barge move receive a detailed briefing prior to the commencement of barge-move operations.
• Will plan regarding the tow route and passage plan, including monitoring the latest information on barge move positions or obstructions that may be in the vicinity of the tow route or the new location.
• Will approve the procedures, risks assessment, catenary calculation
• Shall ensure the barge is ready for tow by inspecting the following, including but not limited to Sea fastenings - Winch and anchor systems -Tow wires and towing arrangements
• Will familiarize himself with details of the arrival location, water depth,
• Shall confirm that the correct position reference has been input into the survey display and that all personnel involved in the barge move (positioning operation) fully understand the target reference position.
• Will familiarize himself with the technical capability of the winch’s system and its components.
• Will be responsible for the correct deployment of anchors and anchor lines associated with the barge move operations and should ensure that the equipment provided is fit-for-purpose.
• Liaise with the client and office on all matters concerning the barge move

If you are interested in this job opportunity, please send your CV
- in English
- passport copy
- separate photograph (colored, passport size)
‚Äč- certificates.

All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview. IC Recruiting Ltd. Recruitment license from National Agency of Employment No 2088 / 22.07.2016
Timothy Howlett
InterContinental Recruiting

Please contact me with any questions:

(w) 359 2 811 1366
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