Reporting to the Marine Operations Manager, the Superintendent is responsible for planning and supervising all aspects of loading and unloading of vessels.
1) Plan and manage operation personnel and resources in an efficient and cost – efficient manner
2) Manage ILA performance, duty assignment and disciplinary action
3) Manage and plan all ship operations to the highest level of performance
4) Follow operational procedures and processes to OSHA and Corporate standards
5) Insure safe marine operations and promote safety in all departments
6) Assist Marine Manager in day to day operations
7) Cross train with all departments (Yard, CFS, Rail, Gate)
KEY PERFORMANCE STANDARDS
1) Respond to all marine e-mail request within 1 hour of request
2) Insure accuracy of data input’s to TOS, Sparcs and billing documents
3) Timely and accurate submission of payrolls, logs, reports and required vessel paperwork
4) Maintain budgetary controls
5) Maintain vessel productivity standards
1) Work experience 3 - 5 years in maritime industry. College graduate preferred.
2) Marine terminal, equipment control, and container vessel experience is preferred.
3) Physical ability required to climb on equipment and cargo.
4) Good communication and math skills.
5) Good problem solving skills and ability to multi-task.
6) Ability to make quick decisions in a high stress environment.
7) Working knowledge of Hazardous Materials regulations.
8) Working knowledge of Container vessel stowage, Office Applications, and general office equipment.
1) Heavy use of computer systems (Container stowage systems/TOS/Network and PC applications).
2) Heavy use of phone, copiers, computers and computer printers.
3) Physical work with exposure to environmental elements.
4) Ability to work any combination of 24/7 shifts including weekends and holidays
5) Ability to perform duties within stressful environments
ADA REQUIREMENTS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
Position requires heavy to very-heavy work, occasionally exerting 75-100 pounds of force and operating primarily in an outside environment often unprotected fro elements. Significant standing, stooping, climbing, grasping, and reaching and visual acuity is required.
Note: The above responsibilities document the major levels and scope work expected of the incumbent. They are not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of the incumbent. The incumbent may be asked to perform other duties as required.
Corporate Mission Statement: To provide reliable, independent and responsible stevedoring and marine terminal services that are dependable, high quality and consistent with our customers' requirements and expectations.
Corporate Values: Integrity, Innovation, and Intensity are evident in our culture. Our Integrity is demonstrated by our loyalty, honesty, credibility, and respect for our customers and colleagues. Our Innovation is demonstrated by our willingness to try new or untested ideas and approaches to our business. Our Intensity is focused on quality and efficiency to drive business results and change management. We never give up. We overcome challenges. We remain motivated. We work safely.
Corporate Profile: Ceres is engaged in the United States and Canada providing stevedoring and terminal operating services in each of the key marine ports along the Atlantic, Gulf, and Pacific coasts and on the Great Lakes. Established in 1958 the organization utilizes its extensive expertise and operational diversity to deliver the highest quality, value-added benefits to our customers. Ceres is a leader in the stevedoring, container/cargo handling, and marine terminal operations space. What separates Ceres from its competition is our outstanding customer service and an unmatched passion for quality. As one of North America's premier stevedores and terminal operators, Ceres handles every type, size, and shape of cargo including: Containers General Cargo, Roll-On/Roll-Off Automobiles, Cruise Services & Operations, Break/Bulk, Project & Military Cargo, and Heavy Lift Steel.
The world’s most prestigious ocean carriers, port authorities, and cruise lines demand the best from Ceres and we deliver with confidence, clarity, and commitment. Ceres is committed to giving each customer personalized service, high productivity, and quick vessel turnaround all while sustaining a safe and secure operating environment.
People: While the tools of the trade contribute to smooth operations, it is the people of Ceres who have set the quality standard for the Ceres organization. Their dedication, expertise and professionalism clearly identify a can-do attitude that our customers have recognized and appreciate.
Our people are our greatest asset. We empower our employees to deliver the highest quality service to our customers and to grow as professionals. If you’re looking for a career as a stevedoring/terminal operations professional with a financially sound, growth-oriented leader within the maritime industry, the Ceres Group is the right choice.