Operations Manager

Operations Manager

Njord Offshore operate a fleet 19 crew transfer vessels.


We are looking for an Operations Manager to join our Operations Team. The role is based out of our office in Tendring (CO16 0BG) and will involve frequent visits to vessels which are based throughout the UK and Europe.  We would also consider candidates that are close to our operational sites – Liverpool, Barrow-In-Furness, Oostende but there will be a requirement to frequently visit the office.


The operations manager will be assigned a number of vessels to manage and duties will include:

 Assisting the Crew Manager in rostering the vessels and where required assisting in the management, appraisal and recruitment of crew

 Ensuring that the Quality, Safety Management System is being complied with.

 Investigating and closing out of Incident, Near Miss, Safety Observations and Breakdowns

 Overseeing and assisting vessel’s crews in dealing with defects and, where necessary, organising fleet engineers and/or service agents to assist.

 Auditing vessel’s compliance against company, client & statutory requirements

 Approving vessel purchase requests and sourcing required spare parts with the assistance of the purchasing manager

 Liaising with Class Societies

 In conjunction with the Engineering Manager, organising and attending dry docking

 Liaising with Charterers in order to maintain a good relationship and meet the customer’s expectations


Qualifications/Experience should include:

 5-10 years marine operational experience (ideally with some experience in the offshore windfarm sector)

 Full driving license


 Solid knowledge of:-

 Vessel Operations

 ISM Code, Workboat Code

 Marine Engines, gensets, fuel and controls systems


The salary is dependent on experience. To apply, please contact with Tom Mehew on 01255 833 888 and send your CV to tmehew@njordoffshore.com