VTS Supervisor


VTS Supervisor
Direct and supervises VTS Operations during an allocated watch period in order to ensure safe and effective vessel traffic management within the assigned VTS Area, by adhering to the VTS Main roles of giving vessels expert advice, information and instruction as per International Association of marine aids to navigation and lighthouse authorieties (IALA) guidelines and port regulations, often through processes that may be complex and require quick solutions while under pressure.

Qualifications, knowledge, skills and experience
Class 2 Mariner Foreign Going STCW 2010 11/2 certificate of competency OR class 3 deck officer Foreign Going STCW 2010 11/1 certificate of competency with 10 year VTS operator experience in similar Port layout.
Should hold Global Marine Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) Certificate and automatic Radar Plotting aids (ARPA) or Radar Observer certificate.
IALA V-103/2 VTS Supervisor certificate.
Completion of level VI English proficiency course.
Fluency in written and spoken English.
Good communication skills and telephone etiquette.
Computer literacy and MS OFFICE.
Knowledge of international regulations for the prevention of collision at sea.
Knowledge of the legal liabilities of a VTS Centre.
Detailed and updated knowledge of operational rules and procedures for a VTS.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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