Company: EP2C Energy Skills: Barge Engineer, Barge Master Experience: 3 + Years Education: High School/Secondary Location: Port-Gentil, Ogooue-Maritime, Gabon Status: Active
In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume
does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.Located in region: Europe

We are currently looking for a Barge Master for one of our client.

The Barge Master is the over all incharge and responsible for the following :- Ensure that the vessel is anchored safely at all times throughout the construction operations.- Ensure that all the anchor handling activities are performed by qualified personnel and conducted according to approved procedures and good working practices.- Delegate and assign the work to the barge crew.
– Liaise with the client and office on all matters concerning the barge move.

– The Barge Master shall have ultimate responsibility for the anchor handling operations, ensuring that activities are conducted in a safe manner and without damage to any facilities or equipment. – The Barge Master will be competent in all aspects of barge moving, including anchor handling operation, towing, seaworthiness, navigation, appraisal of weather and passage plan,etc…. – He will be responsible for ensuring that all key personnel involved in the barge move receive a detailed briefing prior to the commencement of barge-move operations.- He will approve the procedures, risks assessment, catenary calculation,….- He shall ensure the barge is ready for tow by inspecting the following, including but not limited to: Sea fastenings – Winch and anchor systems -Tow wires and towing arrangements- He will be responsible for the correct deployment of anchors and anchor lines associated with the barge move operations and should ensure that the equipment provided is fit-for-purpose.

Experiences on Jack-up would be appreciable.

Go to vacancy page: https://www.rigzone.com/oil/jobs/postings/979992_barge_master/