Carnival UK is moving forward with its restart plan, post our Covid pause in operations, and long-term strategy of growth in our ships, and an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Technical Controller to join our Maritime Department.
Please note this is a 12 Month FTC
In this role you will assist Ship Managers, Superintendents, Ship’s onboard maintenance managers and liaise with a network of international service providers as part of a team to coordinate and support the asset management of the fleet of 9 ships.
This is under the P&O and Cunard world class brands in a 24 / 7, 365 day a year maritime environment.
You will be responsible for organising and managing fixed fee contracts, planned maintenance and urgent reactive unplanned repairs in all areas of Deck and Technical.
Involving Electrical, Engineering, Entertainment, Environmental, Maritime Standards, Projects, Refits, Security and Ventilation Maintenance to ensure the safety, statutory compliance and sustainability of the ships.
In addition it will include management of logistics support for refits at dry dock and crisis management as part of the Carnival UK emergency response team.
To be successful in this role you will need to have experience of working in a fast paced marine technical environment along with experience of budget management and working with computer-based planned maintenance and purchasing systems.
In addition you will have knowledge of logistics operations and vendor management experience.
You will apply high standard team work, organisational and prioritising skills, to ensure timely delivery of services to the ships whilst using commercial awareness to deliver cost effectiveness which is essential for the role.
You will hold a relevant degree (or equivalent).
A Diploma in Ship Management (or equivalent) is desirable not essential.
This role has been levelled at CUK09
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Carnival UK is the operating company for P&O Cruises & Cunard. We provide world class cruise holidays and take enormous pride from bringing to life two of the most iconic brands from Britain’s rich seafaring heritage.
That legacy of elegance and style, of beautiful ships, inspiring leadership and guest-obsessed service excellence lives on today, as we evolve ourselves for tomorrow.
Working at Carnival UK means being part of a tight-knit but truly global team made up of friendly, happy, caring people.
Parts of our business are incredibly diverse, but we work hard every day to promote even greater inclusion, fresh ideas and different perspectives.
Whatever our role or background, we share high standards, heartfelt values and a sense of belonging. We’re focused on wellbeing every day, as well as being supportive and compassionate when we need it most.
We stand by our Culture Essentials which help us live out our shared commitments across the globe and include our commitment to Speak Up, Respect and Protect, Improve, Communicate, Listen & Learn and Empower.
As a growing business we have a big focus on developing skills and continuous learning. From formal qualification to the life lessons of worldwide travel, we offer our people a broad range of personal and professional development opportunities.
All of our roles give people the chance to stretch themselves and learn from colleagues with a wealth of experience. As our business grows, we want our people to grow too.
So we’re determined to create opportunities for everyone to drive their development and define their own career path.
About the Team
Maritime is responsible for the safe operation of our fleet across the P&O and Cunard Brands. We do this by developing capable and motivated colleagues, providing assets that are fit for purpose as well as delivering operational processes that meet and exceed the needs of the business.
Our Maritime teams deliver the health, environment, safety, security and nautical & engineering expertise needed to ensure we are able to create unforgettable holiday happiness for our guests.