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  • Rank: Safety Officer
  • Employment Type: Fixed Term - Temp
  • Joining Date: Jun 30, 2022
  • Type of Vessel: Passenger Ship
  • Engine Details: NULL
  • DWT / GRT: 57600

Position Description:


Start date ASAP

Salary = £ / per annum

Contract 200 days – permanent contract

Essential: To have sailed or worked in a marine-related role with proven experience in safety training and management of training plans, Train The Trainer certification
Line Managers; V.Ships Marine/HSEQ Superintendent (ashore)
Direct Reports; Fleet Safety Training Officer

 They will be the designated Ship’s Safety Trainer and will work closely with the Safety Officer on-board
 They will deliver MCA approved courses such as PSCRB, Crowd & Crisis Management, and PST, but these need to be approved prior to delivery by an external authority

Responsibilities and duties will include:

 Emergency Response Training including Induction and all occupational health safety training (Manual Handling, Working at height, Safe Chemical usage, PPE, Scaffolding, Intoximeter, Evac Chair, Risk Assessment, COSHH, Motorised Pallet Truck etc)
 To assist in improving the learning effectiveness of drills, exercises and evolutions and provide ‘insitu’ feedback by way of a verbal de-brief.
 Provide comprehensive written debrief notes to the Safety Officer recommending any additional training to rectify any procedural or practical shortcomings in crew drills or exercises.
 Recommend to and arrange with the Safety Officer any additional ‘Bespoke’ training as a result of recognized shortcomings identified during Drills, Evolutions or Exercises.
 Review any training requirements as a result of all Internal and External Audit findings relating to Emergency Response Duties & Health and Safety and provide solutions to rectify and avoid reoccurrence
 Take a proactive role in preventing and reducing the occurrences of accidents, near misses, hazardous incidences, and safety-related audit findings through the provision of targeted training.
 Promote and assist the Safety Officer in maintaining a safety culture on board.
 Working with the Safety Officer they will plan and run the partial & Full Crew Drills and also produce drill reports
 They will liaise with all departments and produce a weekly training program to meet the training requirements of the ship, department and individual.
 Help produce training courses for approval by Shore Management.
 Attend QSOR, Safety Committee, and other relevant office meetings
 Produce periodical status reports for office as directed Other
 Attend passenger social events as directed by the line manager.
 Partake in inspections, training and meetings as directed by the line manager.
 Other shipboard tasks pertaining to departmental operations as directed by line manager.
 Attending trainings and office visits arranged by V.Ships where possible

V.Ships Crew

V.Ships Crew

V. Group is the leading global maritime agency with a pool of 44,000 active seafarers and approximately 3,000 shore colleagues. We represent in excess of 300 global client businesses who have engaged our management services for around 1,000 vessels.

At V. Group, our ambition is straightforward - to drive the transformation of our industry and to be the leading global provider of marine crew supply/management services.

Our values comprise of ‘five C’s’: we Care, we Collaborate, we Challenge, we are Consistent, and we Commit and Deliver, these values are central to our business and remain embedded in to our service output.

We aim to be an industry leader, challenging the parameters of best practice and shaping the future of Marine Operations.

As a strictly compliant global leader in marine services, V. Group will not request any fees or compensation for our services from seafarers. Please be aware of any illegal recruitment services and crewing representatives attempting to act on our behalf.

Number of Employees
Founded in 1984
For general information about careers at: V.Ships Crew contact
Angelica Nicola Medina


1st Floor, 63 Queen Victoria Street
London, United Kingdom