Fjord Shipping AS is seeking a Technical Superintendent

Fjord Shipping AS is a ship management company located in Måløy, at the northwest coast of Norway. At present Fjord Shipping is operating a total of 20 vessels, mainly chemical and reefer vessels. The tanker fleet consist of 6 product & chemical tankers mainly trading light chemicals, vegetable and fish oil in north European waters. Our reefer fleet consists of 12 vessels, where of two vessels powered by LNG. Vessel DWT ranging from 2200t to 5000t. The tankers are trading in compliance with various inspection regimes pending cargo to be moved, such as CDI, SIRE and Q88.

Technical superintendent is responsible for

  • Follow-up of vessels in operation
  • Ability and capacity to follow up vessel maintenance program in TM-Master
  • Plan and manage maintenance, ship-repair/dry-docking
  • Ensure compliance with IMO, Class and Statuary requirements
  • Motivate and follow up on vessels HSE performance
  • Budgetary responsibility for assigned vessels
  • Report to Technical Manager/Fleet Manger
  • Work in close cooperation with HSEQ-department for improvement and streamlining of the company SMS

Preferred skills and experience

  • Relevant technical and/or nautical background
  • Experience in equivalent tasks within shipping, classification and/or shipyards
  • Able to work in a structured and independent manner
  • Fluent in verbal and written English
  • Knowledge of Unisea reporting system and TM Master maintenance system is an advantage
  • Efficient reporting / excellent communication and prioritisation skills
  • Go-ahead and motivated spirit, positive attitude and excellent teamwork ability is highly appreciated


What we offer

  • A challenging and exciting work scope in a reliable Ship Management Company with high ambitions
  • Competitive Terms
  • Travel activity, domestic and abroad, is part of the work scope
  • Possibilities for promotion to Fleet Manager for the right candidate


For further information/other questions about this position please contact CEO Tom Inge Vetrhus, +47 904 77 686 or Technical Manager Hans Steinar Salt, +47 911 80 774


Please send application together with CV to or by post to Fjord Shipping AS, P.O.Box F, 6701 Måløy by 24.08.2020.

Please mark envelope with following text: “Application for Technical Superintendent”