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Vessel Manager

Location: Anchorage, Alaska
Date Posted: 09-01-2017
Position:        Vessel Manager
Location:       Anchorage
Pay Range:    DOE

The Vessel Manager is the main point of contact with the vessel’s Principal, the ship’s Master, officers, and crew and is responsible for assuring that all ship agency requirements associated with the vessel’s port call are managed satisfactorily. These requirements include ship operations, adherence to U.S. and state governmental regulations, pricing, contracting, approval of expenses, and risk management. The Vessel Manager is the “general contractor” and is expected to independently oversee agency vessel operations for the port call. 

Essential Qualifications:
  • Must be capable of working independently with little direct supervision. 
  • Must successfully complete testing requirements administered by both our Company and the Association of Ship Brokers and Agents. 
  • Must demonstrate problem solving ability and the ability to use independent judgment to manage ever changing ship requirements. 
  • Must be capable of boarding ships, both at anchor and dockside, via stationary or moving ladder or gangway, carrying applicable paperwork, laptop computer, cellular phone, small packages and be able to navigate irregular surfaces. 
  • Must be willing to work irregular hours, including rotational weekend duty and evenings. 
  • Must have good organizational and communication skills, including written and verbal. 
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License issued in the state of residence and good driving record as determined by our Company and maintain adequate auto insurance according to Company guidelines. 
  • Must be capable of lifting and carrying up to 30 lbs. 
  • Must be capable of effectively communicating and working with individuals both domestically and internationally. 
All qualified candidates who meet or exceed the above Position Qualifications or have relevant experience will be contacted.
AES provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. While working within the parameters of an Alaska Native Organization, hiring preference will be given to shareholders/spouses/descendants and other Alaska Natives in accordance with Public Law 93-638.

AES matches job seekers with opportunities in which they are recognized and rewarded for their experience, skills and abilities.  AES is proud to be an Alaskan-owned company building relationships on integrity and trust since 1977. Our Services are always FREE to candidates. 
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