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Head of Technical Service (Marine) - Japan

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH124545
  • Location: Japan, Kobe
  • Sector: Engineers, Marine
  • Salary: US$4000 - US$7000 per month + benefits
  • Date posted: 23/05/2018
This vacancy has now expired.
Role: Head of Technical Services
Location: Kobe, Japan

Lead a team of up to 5 Superintendent / Service Engineers with growingpotential
Responsible for the Diesel technical service (aftersales) business in Japan
Trouble shooting and pinpointing of mechanical and electronic failures of 2-stroke and/or 4-stroke engines.
Execute overhauls, maintenance work and repair work
Organize, lead and manage work teams and related activities before and during work execution
Interact with the customers during the work execution and offer best solutions
Proactively advice and promote available products and solutions to customers
Prepare lists of required work materials, spare parts and tools for each job. Prepare quotations.
Provide internal and external complete service work reports including conclusions/recommendations and documentation on executed work
Collect and organize time & expense report after completion of the job

Must have good Japanese and English language skills
Highly skilled and experienced in 2-stroke and/or 4-stroke engines with a minimum experience of 10-15 years
Turbocharger knowledge of advantage
Strong sub-supplier network in Japan as an advantage
Preferable candidate will come from Japanese licensee or Shipyard/Shipowner
Strong management skills necessary
Candidate needs to be able to attend vessels by himself (in addition of managing the team)
Must be experienced in overhauls, maintenance and repair work
Hands-on mentality
Must have strong team player qualities
Mobility within Japan and east Asia required
Seafaring time and good basic knowledge about 2-stroke and/or 4-stroke engines
Bachelor/master in ship operation technology, marine engineer or similar

For more information about this role please contact our Singapore office

Spencer Ogden Energy Pte Ltd
Agency License Number: 13C6321