Chief Officer (Saudi National)

  • Al Khobar Saudi Arabia
  • Full-time

Company Description

Rawabi Holding Company

Operating in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East for over 30 years as one of the leading industrial players in the region and has activities in construction & engineering, oil & gas, petrochemical, utilities, power & electrical, telecommunication & IT, trading, and manufacturing. RAWABI Holding Company comprises various subsidiaries and several associated companies.

Job Description

The main purpose of the Chief Officer’s job is to manage all operations onboard the vessel as directed by the Vessel Master

• Oversees and ensures efficient operations of RVOS vessel and assists in vessel navigation, procurement of required material, inspections, and reporting, etc.
• Responsible of the implementation of the planned maintenance of the vessel hull and deck machinery and equipment’s 
• Organizes and holds vessel safety training for crew members, lifesaving equipment use, people, cargo, vessel property rescue, controls emergency teams and groups, directly manages crew member’s actions in vessel damage control
• Ensures vessels’ certifications are up to date and that vessels meet the classification society and flag state requirements 
• Manages and conducts all external and internal inspections and surveys and ensures vessel is prepared for such activities
• Provides appropriate technical exploitation and keeping in order hull, decks, superstructure, vessel compartments and modules 
• Plans and controls vessel operations and dispatches deck duties
• Provides in time vessel receiving, storage and expenditure 
• Keeps records of technical conditions under his supervision, and prepares maintenance registers; provides trainings, drills, surveys
• Updates and maintains all navigation charts 
• Ensure all newly arrived crew members attend a safety orientation induction
• Reports and log all accidents/incidents in accordance with client’s policies
• Deputizes for the Master in his absence or if he is unable to perform his duties through accident or illness
• Administers and maintains the medical welfare of the ship's complement
• Provides preparation of loading equipment and compartments for cargo loading; checks the readiness with deck crew and Chief Engineer
• Promotes and disseminates a positive health and safety culture and ensures the health, safety and welfare of self and others
• Ensures employee health and safety programs and guidelines are developed, regularly maintained, implemented and complied with

Qualifications

• National Certificate of Competency (Unlimited Master’s license) plus all applicable STCW 95 certificates
• Diploma from an accredited maritime training school or facility
• Minimum three years’ experience as a Second Officer aboard a vessel
• Supreme leadership and decision making skills along with ability to work under pressure in multicultural environment
• Computer literacy, including knowledge of MS office applications and basic software applications .ERP knowledge is a plus.
• Previous experience in the GCC is a plus, especially if the experience was in Saudi Arabia
• English fluency is a must; Arabic language is a plus

Additional Information

All your personal information will be kept confidential.

P.O  Box 79800
Dammam-Alkhobar, 31952
Saudi Arabia