2nd Mate – DPO 289 views1 application

Position Info:

Work Location:           Offshore Construction Vessel

Position Schedule:      1 year (renewable)


Qualifications & Experience:

Education: National certificate of competence and endorsement Reg. II/1, IV/2

Work Experience: 3 years as Chief Mate DP (Dynamic Positioning) on off-shore activity

Minimum 2000 Hours of DP Operations

Knowledge of Languages: English (fluent), Azerbaijani (fluent)


Other skills/Certificates Required:

  • Valid advanced DP certification with minimum 2000 Hours of DP Operations
  • All STCW 95(and amendments) required certificates for Chief Mate: Personnel Survival Techniques, Fire Fighting, Advanced Fire Fighting and Fire Prevention, Elementary First Aid and Personnel Safety and Social Responsibilities;
  • GMDSS endorsement Reg. IV/2;
  • Medical care Reg. VI/4;
  • Ship Security Officer Reg. VI/5;
  • OGUK Medical;
  • Bosiet;
  • Adequate knowledge of English language in accordance with STCW Code Table A-II/1;



  • Responsible for the safe navigation and DP marine operations;
  • Maintain routine documentation as required by the Company;
  • Execute supporting marine and administrative activities.
  • Have the experience and competence to singularly take a DP watch for any DP operation
  • Hold a certificate of competency for officers in charge of a navigational watch on a seagoing ship of 3000 gross tonnage or more, holding an appropriate DP Certificate;
  • Have enough competence to take a DP watch and any DP operation, supervised by DP Senior;
  • Report to Chief Mate DP keep watching the Bridge and direct the deck personnel, ensuring that operate with discipline and efficiency according to Company requirements, State, Class, Flag, ISM, ISPS, MLC2006, SOLAS, MARPOL and client requirements;
  • Carry out watch duty during navigation, manoeuvring and operative phases; monitor the correct operation of DP system as per Company procedure;
  • Assist Chief Mate DP for carrying out stability and lifting calculations prior to allowing any ballasting, considering if trim, stability and stress of the vessel are within the maximum limit allowed, in accordance with international Rules/Conventions; coordinate movements of cranes and ballasting of the vessel;
  • Maintain file cabinets and documentation for navigation such as navigational charts, nautical publications, ship documentation and DP check lists;
  • Liaise with the Chief Mate DP with regards to the operations of loading and co-ordination of support vessels;
  • Operate the ballast control systems as directed by the Chief Mate DP or acting independently if responsible of his watch;
  • Report to the Master DP or Chief Mate DP unsafe acts/conditions and other issues with implications for safe operation, marine environment and navigability in compliance with HSES procedures;
  • Liaise with Chief Mate for maintain cargo gear certifications and lifting equipment;
  • Apply and follow the on board training and drill programme in due time as directed by Company, SOLAS and Master’s instructions;
  • Support the Chief Mate DP with reference to Marine related QMS Tasks based on received instructions;
  • Support the Chief Mate for Lifting/Rigging Certification System management and updating based on applicable certification scheme;
  • Support the Chief Mate DP for Class Inspector during Annual Certification Activity;
  • Support Chief Mate DP for Pad Eyes Certification/Mapping/Traceability requirements on board the vessel;
  • Check all navigation equipment and instruments as necessary;
  • Maintain firefighting and life-savingequipment as directed;
  • Operate inspection, check the GMDSS equipment and ensure that mandatory provisions related to its operation (as laid down in the radio regulations) are adhered;
  • Perform duties on the heliport and landing operations of the helicopters, as per official training matrix;
  • Operate the DP systems in line with DP manual;
  • Perform functions as identified in the vessels emergency preparedness manual;
  • Ensure the Master DP is informed immediately of any condition or incident that arises as per standing instruction;
  • Ensure that no major action will be undertaken or executed without informing the Master DP;
  • Report to the Chief Mate DP or Master DP any hazardous situation that goes beyond his intervention;
  • Report to Master, ensure compliance with the radio watchkeeping requirements of SOLAS and GMDSS regulations;
  • Maintain a continuous watch on the dedicated distress, urgency and safety communications , receive weather forecast bulletins and meteorological warnings and other Maritime Safety Information, inform the Master as soon as a distress, urgency or safety communication is received;
  • Fully adhere, at all times and irrespective of the work place, to Company Health, Safety, Environmental (HSE) policies, procedures and requirements;
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by Superior within its technical capabilities.
  • Authority
  • Carry out the watch during navigation and vessel operations
  • Maintain safe working practices

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In 2003, AZINKA HR&CC was established and company provides HR and consultation services to mainly middle and big companies in various industries. Our mission is to provide optimal human resources and consultation solutions compliant with business ethics and clients’ needs in Azerbaijan. Our vision is to be the Central Asia’s and Caucasus’ best human resources & consultation service provider.

AZİNKA HR&CC 2003-cü ildən bəri Azərbaycanda xidmət göstərən lider yerli Insan resursları şirkətidir.Bizim müştərilərimiz neft və qaz, bank və maliyyə, FMCG və B2B-yə qədər müxtəlif sahələrdə fəaliyyət göstərən yerli və tanınmış xarici şirkətlərdir.

Şirkətimiz 2003-cü ildə təsis edilmişdir və müxtəlif sənayə sahələrində fəaliyyət göstərən orta və iri həcmli şirkətlərə işə götürmə və İnsan Resursları xidmətləri göstərməkdədir.Missiyamız Azərbaycandakı müştərilərimizin ehtiyaclarına və biznes etika normalarına uyğun optimal işəgötürmə və insan resursları xidməti göstərməkdir.Hədəfimiz Orta Asiyanın və Qafqazın ən yaxşı işəgötürmə və insan resursları şirkəti olmaqdır.

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