Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy.
Chevron Shipping Company manages Chevron-owned and operated vessels around the world. We currently employ seafarers and shore-side personnel dedicated to supporting Chevron’s marine requirements. Our operated fleet consists of conventional crude tankers and product carriers, as well as high-technology dynamic positioning ships and liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers. Shore-side staff provides critical marine functional support, with marine specialists embedded with Chevron business units in 20 different countries.
Chevron Shipping Company is accepting online applications for the position of Operational Excellence/Health Environment and Safety (OE/HES) Superintendent, located in San Ramon, California through March
4, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).
This position is a senior Operational Excellence/Health Environment and Safety team member. Position requires frequent international travel and interaction with a highly diverse workforce. Work activities include typical office activities plus 40-60% working time will be spent aboard ocean-going marine vessels.
Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:
Prepares Operational Excellence, International Safety Management and International Ship and Port Security auditing protocols as per CSC fleet and shore offices business plan.
Implements internal audit program: conducts Operational Excellence, International Safety Management and International Shipping and Port Security audits as per statutory and regulatory requirements.
Establishes and uses ship and office specific protocols that meet Chevron Operational Excellence Management Systems and international/industry standards of audits.
Travels to worldwide locations. Boards and sails with vessels during audits and inspections.
Produces reports and summaries of audits, inspections, shipyard evaluations and investigations to Management. Reports serve as business data resources and may be used for internal and external evaluations of Safety Management System efficiency.
Supports, mentors and coaches ship and office personnel in operational discipline and the Chevron Shipping Safety Management System.
Evaluates, verifies and submits suggested changes to improve operational procedures, as required.
Guides Vessel Management Teams in preparing and executing Corrective Action Plans(CAPs). Ensures that CAPs receive management oversight for implementation and are verified to be in place through verification during follow-up audits.
Provides support to HES Technical Services Team while aboard fleet vessels, during shipyard activities, and other projects as assigned. May serve as CSC HES representative at shipyards and as a subject matter expert while preparing vessels for dry docking.
Monitors activities of 3rd party personnel under operational control of CSC. Verifies that contractor’s safety processes and procedures meet or exceed CSC Safety Management System standards.
Serves as information resource and SME to CSC Management during emergency response activities, incident/accident response or investigation, and other technical OE/HES activities or projects.
A minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent.
Must be able to travel internationally to visit Chevron fleet vessels and all regional and support offices.
Experience in a senior officer position and extensive experience with vessels carrying liquid/gaseous bulk cargoes. A good understanding of international marine industry standards and regulations is required.
Report writing will require ability to use skills in data collection and analysis to be objective and independent from entities evaluated.
This is CSC Safety Sensitive position. Must be able to meet the medical and physical requirements of CSC Group I employees.
Within 6 months of assuming the position, incumbent must obtain certification as an ISM internal auditor; ISPS Company, Vessel and Facility security officer; and Chevron regular certification for Operational Excellence.
Must be able to clearly communicate to all levels of management, shipboard officers and crew, and be comfortable and effective when discussing areas of potential non-compliance with management of audited entities.
Position requires fluent and comprehensive knowledge of Chevron Shipping Company operational procedures.
Bachelor’s degree in Marine Engineering, Marine Transportation or equivalent.
Experience sailing as a Master or Chief Engineer aboard ocean-going tankers; Certification as an ISM internal auditor; Certification as an ISPS Company, Vessel and Facility security officer.
Relocation may be considered within Chevron parameters.*LI-BK1
Expatriate assignments will be considered.
Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.
Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We...