Expeditor/Pollution & Safety Advisor

Hamilton & Sarnia, Ontario, Canada
19 Mar 2012
19 Apr 2012
Contract Type

Expeditor/Pollution and Safety Advisor

Intertek is a leading international provider of quality and safety services to a wide range of global and local industries, employing over 30,000 employees worldwide.

Intertek Commodities supports the world’s oil, refining, petro-chemical, agricultural and commodity trading markets with cargo inspection, product quality control, trouble-shooting, calibration and other testing and inspection related services.

International company with a client list of well known resource companies requires independent and experienced tanker deck officers to act as Expeditors/Pollution and Safety Advisors for their clients. Flexibility and an appetite for growing new business is a must.

Job Duties:

· Supervising tanker loading and discharging operations to encourage pollution prevention and safety

· Ensuring  operations are carried out in compliance with best industry practices and with applicable terminal and regulatory requirements

· Minimizing port time to improve operational efficiency, subject always to safe operations

· Thoroughly investigating failures or damage incidents and reporting accordingly

· Assisting in business development

Job Requirements:

· Able to work without supervision

· Flexibility and ability to work as part of a small team        

· Qualification as a Master Mariner, or Chief Officer foreign going

· Experience as a senior officer on tankers, product carriers a must and other types preferred

· Certification as Supervisor of an Oil Transfer Operation and Specialised Oil Tanker Training endorsement or equivalent

· Familiarity with OCIMF terminal, ship to ship and mooring publications                                            

· Sea going experience, or similar employment within past 10 years

· Experience ashore as a superintendent, surveyor or marine consultant

· Strong Proficiency in Verbal and Written Communications in English

 Please note:

· No international relocation is being offered

· Only those who will be interviewed will be contacted

· Applicants must have Canadian Citizen or Landed Immigrant Status (in possession of Permanent Resident card) with the ability to travel without restriction.