Fishing Skipper Job in Aberdeenshire
Job reference J17093

Fishing Skipper

  Aberdeenshire Permanent
Fishing Skipper - North Sea - J17093
Permanent

Genesis Personnel are currently looking for Fishing Skipper for one of their clients

Duties and Responsibilities
• Responsible for the overall health and safety of all crew and visitors, the vessel and the environment, in accordance with legislation and company policies.
• Ensure defective equipment affecting the safety or seaworthiness of the vessel is repaired or replaced, in collaboration with the Superintendent.
• Ensure policies on the use of personal protective equipment and safe work procedures are followed by those on the vessel, as well as adherence to drug and alcohol policies.
• Operate in compliance with the fishing license conditions, standing orders, company policies & procedures.
• Collaborate with the on-shore team to ensure optimal fishing.
• Communicate effectively and regularly with crew and onshore team during each trip, to ensure all personnel involved are aware of the trip plan and progress.
• Ensure all crew qualifications meet or exceed the level of training required.
• Select the appropriate number of crew for the trip, keeping in mind the fishing conditions in the area and production requirements.
• Manage crew member performance, through training, coaching, and any disciplinary measures as required.
• Send all departments inventory logs electronically as directed.
• Ensure accuracy and completeness of all records and log books as required.
• Carry out regular vessel rounds to check for safety issues and mechanical functions.

Qualifications
• Relevant certification (Class 1 / Class 2) in relation to the vessel being skippered.
• All necessary Seafish certification.
• Scallop fishing experience advantageous but not essential

A competitive remuneration and rotational time at home package is on offer to the right candidate.

If you are interested in this position then send your CV to marine@genesis-personnel.co.uk or call 01779 476311 quoting J17093