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Slået op d. 27.05.2024

Marine Operator

Join Unifeeder as a Marine Operator and embark on an exciting career in the dynamic world of shipping! If you're an experienced navigator or have a background in operational shipping, this opportunity in Aarhus is perfect for you.

Marine Operator
Tangen 6, bld.2, 8200 Aarhus
Snarest muligt
Snarest muligt

As a Marine Operator, you'll be responsible for handling marine tasks in your designated geographical area. From ensuring vessels are on time to coordinating with terminals and updating internal systems, your role will be crucial in maintaining efficient operations.

Unifeeder, one of the largest and best-connected Feeder and Shortsea networks, offers you the chance to be part of a diverse workforce embracing various backgrounds and perspectives. You'll benefit from continued career development and receive a compensation package that matches your skills and experience.

On your watch duty, you will work in one of the two fields: Marine or Operations:

Marine - handle all marine tasks in the geographical area

  • Ensure accurate information is known from all terminals.
  • Monitor and liaise with all vessels to ensure they are on time.
  • Order pilots/tugs/linesmen/layby berths/locks when required.
  • Keep in contact with all terminals to ensure berth planning is being maintained and adjust if needed.
  • Ensure all internal systems and external agents are kept updated.
  • Handle ISPS requests for visitors to ships.
  • Ensure Slotcharter vessel schedules are kept updated in the relevant IT systems.
  • Handle the mailboxes.
  • Create Vessel Optimization Plans and send to vessels to ensure most optimal bunker consumption.

Operations - handle all stowage and booking matters

  • Ensure that all discharge and load information is sent to terminals.
  • Ensure that terminals are operating as required and have all required information needed to work the vessels.
  • Update stowages and assist where necessary.
  • Process updates from terminals and ensure accurate cargo planning of vessels.
  • Update internal systems to ensure accurate information.
  • Handle all cargo related questions from internal stakeholders and terminals.
  • Handle all mailboxes and answer all questions.

About the duty plan

A duty cycle lasts 7 weeks, consisting of both Marine and Operations duties. The CDF department is a 24/7 department meaning work will be a mixture of day, afternoon, and night shifts. You will know your schedule min. 3 months ahead – but we expect some flexibility as changes to the duty plan will occur due to e.g., illness, vacation etc.

Who are you?

You may have maritime, shipping or terminal experience, however this is not a demand, as we are a diverse team and welcome different backgrounds and competencies. We expect that you thrive in a fast-paced environment where no two shifts look the same. This requires a structured approach and ability to keep your head cool in new situations.

Furthermore, to succeed in this role we hope that you 

  • enjoy working independently
  • are a team player, and understand the importance of constructive communication;
  • possess a logic and methodical mindset and take pride in finding solutions
  • are able to communicate in Danish and English, both in writing as well as verbally;

Unifeeder offers

  • The Unifeeder family consists of more than 1000 employees with backgrounds from close to 20 nationalities, therefore we strive to create a workplace that embraces the diversity of backgrounds and perspectives of the employees.
  • Possibility to grow your competencies and career within our company.
  • A professional onboarding process with careful training in your new responsibilities.
  • A compensation package that matches your competencies and experience.

The application process is handled by MARPRO. Please apply via link. For data security reasons we do not accept applications submitted by e-mail. You will receive a confirmation e-mail shortly after applying – please check your spam folder in case you have not received it, ensuring important future communication. If you have any questions about the job, you are welcome to contact MARPRO by phone: +45 5370 0995 (10-17). We take applicants in on a running basis and will remove the job ad when all positions are closed.

Who is Unifeeder?

Unifeeder Group is a dynamic logistics company, covering Europe, Africa & Asia. We operate more than 150 vessels and make the way for +5,5 Mio. containers every year.

Unifeeder simplifies the complex tasks of choosing and managing supply chains by providing efficient and sustainable transport solutions. By expanding the network, coming up with innovative solutions and being agile in day-to-day operations, we enable our customers to concentrate on their core business while we make their cargo flow.

As a key player in global and regional supply chains, we recognize our environmental responsibilities and are committed to contributing to the reduction of local, national and global emissions.

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