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Purchase Officer ( Chief Engineer )


Seeking a senior management level position in Purchase or Sales department in Shipping industry.


Employed with Barber Ship Management Ltd. Mumbai, India since March 2004 and serving in the capacity of Purchasing Officer in their Centralised Procurement Division.

Self underwent training in the Purchasing Division of Barber Oslo, Norway for three months prior to establishing the Centralised Procurement Division in India. This department currently handles the procurement activities for 150 vessels.

Before taking up the above shore assignment, served as a Chief Engineer on board the ship for 1 year ( 2 contracts ) and 4 years as a Second Engineer with Fleet Management Ltd, Hong Kong . Served in various other ranks with leading companies like Anglo Eastern Ship Management, Great Eastern Shipping , Larsen and Toubro Ltd. Experienced in various kinds of dry cargo ships ( Handy, Panamax, Cape size, Car carrier, Container ) equipped with latest/oldest propulsion machinery and cargo handling systems.

Started sea going career from the year 1990 after undergoing training with Mazagon Docks Ltd, Mumbai between 1986 – 1990.


Completed 4 year Marine Engineering Apprenticeship in shipyard, Mazagon Docks Ltd., Mumbai, India in the year 1989.


Certificate Of Competency Marine Engineer Office Class 1 ( Motor )issued by the Directorate General Of Shipping, Govt. Of India.


Commercial aspects of Purchasing, negotiating contracts, logistics, vendor development,supplier evaluation.

Technical aspects of shipboard machinery and maintenance,budjet control,knowledge of IMO regulations.


Completed a course in General Management in Shipping conducted by Indian Institute Of Management, Ahmedabad, India.

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