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Job Description

Faststream Recruitment has entered into an exclusive partnership with MSC Cruises to recruit and hire professionals for their newbuilding activities across Europe who will be critical in MSC's extensive cruise ship new build programme. MSC Cruises are now seeking a Newbuilding Technical Director for their UK head office in Uxbridge.

Reports to: Vice President Engine Department                            
Job Purpose
Responsible for Newbuilding projects and relevant drawings plan approval. Constant update about new technologies and evaluation for their applicability on board the Ships.
Newbuilding Technical Specifications evaluation and approval.

Key Responsibilities

  • Participation to the technical meetings with Shipyards and suppliers.

  • Evaluation of the status of new vessels constructions with periodical survey at the shipyards.

  • Attendance to the F.A.T. (Factory Acceptance Test) for Newbuilding equipment and plants.

  • Evaluation and Approval of technical solutions for "Machinery and Piping" of new buildings.

  • Involvement in the various R&D projects.

Job-Requirements: skills, competencies, experience

  • Work experience: at least 5 years gained in cruise industries with robust technical background.

  • Fluency in English.

  • Advanced Excel Skills.

  • Availability to travel.

  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented and organized.

  • Excellent communication (oral and written), interpersonal, organizational, and presentation skills.

Information about visa requirements if any

  • Right to work in UK