Company: Qatar Petroleum Skills: Captain / Master Experience: 6 + Years Education: High School/Secondary Location: Qatar Status: Active No location/work authorization restrictions found.


Primary Purpose of Job

Direct & supervise VTS operations during an allocated watch period in order to ensure safe & 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 Authorities (IALA) guidelines and port regulations, often through processes that may be complex and require quick solutions while under pressure.


Class 2 Master Mariner Foreign Going certificate of competency or equivalent

Experience & Skills

Minimum 6 years relevant experience.

• GMDSS certificate.

• IALA V-103/1 VTS Operator certificate

• Completion of Level VI English proficiency course.

• Fluency in written and spoken English.

• Good communication skills and telephone etiquette.

• Computer literacy – 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


Qatar Petroleum is an integrated national oil company (NOC) responsible for the sustainable development of the oil and gas industry in Qatar and beyond.

Qatar Petroleum’s activities encompass the entire spectrum of the oil and gas value chain locally, regionally, and internationally, and include the exploration, refining, production, marketing and sales of oil and gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG), natural gas liquids (NGL), gas to liquids (GTL) products, refined products, petrochemicals, fertilizers, steel and aluminum.
Qatar Petroleum is committed to contribute to a better future by meeting today’s economic needs, while safeguarding our environment and resources for generations to come. Thriving on innovation and excellence, Qatar Petroleum is bound to the highest levels of sustainable human, socio-economic, and environmental development in Qatar and beyond.

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