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Maritime Compliance Manager

Date: 7 May 2018

Recognised for providing premium experiences to people from all over the world Real Journeys is one of the most successful and well-respected tourism companies in New Zealand. We have operations from Stewart Island to Christchurch – including world renowned cruises through Milford and Doubtful Sounds, the Te Anau Glowworm Caves, heritage steamship TSS Earnslaw, Cardrona Alpine Resort and International Antarctic Centre. 

Real Journeys were this year’s winner of Tourism New Zealand’s ‘People’s Choice’ award, the Supreme Winner at the Diversity Works NZ awards and a finalist for two major sustainability/conservation awards. We are a company committed to our customers, our staff, our environment and have a lot of stories to tell. As tourist numbers grow so does our business and as a result we are looking to bring someone in to oversee the development and continuous improvement of our Chief Launch Master team.

Maritime experience is preferred but to succeed in this role we are looking for:

  • A senior leader capable of providing strategic leadership and advice
  • Ability to offer analytical and strategic focused solutions as well as meeting the operational day-today demands
  • Maintain and grow positive working relationships with external agencies and stakeholders
  • A high level of knowledge of and ability to implement the Maritime Transport Operator Plan (MTOP), ensuring all aspects are understood, implemented and adhered to by all staff that have responsibilities under the MTOP
  • Ability to work with internal stakeholders to ensure all vessels and related plant and equipment is maintained efficiently
  • Understanding of all legislation concerning Health & Safety, Maritime regulations and the operation of vessels
  • Excellent skills in the areas of communication, presentation, research, time management, computers and working to deadlines

As Maritime Compliance Manager, you will be someone who can come in and enhance the maritime safety culture through organisational development and empowering our Chief Launch Masters to ensure performance excellence, legal compliance and the highest standards of communication and cooperation are achieved across the business.

If you have a proven track record within Operations Management - the ability to lead and influence with proven experience in achieving positive outcomes within organisations and a demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement we would love to hear from you.

This is a full-time permanent position based in Te Anau and a great opportunity to put your own stamp on a remarkable company and take your career to new heights. In return for your effort and commitment we offer a great team environment, one of the most beautiful backdrops in New Zealand, personal development opportunities and a competitive package.

Job Details

Reference # 18745
Posted on 07 May 2018
Closes on 24 May 2018 23:55
Location(s) Te Anau
Expertise Manager, Launch Masters
Job level(s) Experienced, Management
Work type(s) Permanent - Full Time