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Job Description

Due to company expansion, I am currently working with an established Ship Management Company searching for a Technical Manager to join their Superyacht Management department in Hamburg. 
Reporting to the Fleet Manager, you will be responsible overseeing the operational support for the technical aspects of the yacht fleet.

Duties will include:
  • Acting as the primary contact point for the vessel, linking Crew, Operations team, and suppliers.
  • Managing technical aspects for a fleet of vessels (private and commercial) as a Technical Superintendent.
  • Planned maintenance oversight.
  • Spare parts, inventory, and procurement management.
  • Budget supervision.
  • Supplier selection, negotiation, and coordination.
  • Managing Class & Flag technical requirements.
  • Coordinating regular dry docks.
  • Optimizing technical operation costs.
  • Enhancing systems, processes, contractors, and innovation.
  • Participation in Emergency Response Team as needed.
  • Supervising New Build Project Management.
  • Providing technical consultancy.
  • Assisting with other tasks as needed.
The ideal candidate:
  • Sea-faring experience as Chief Engineer.
  • Chief Engineer Unlimited CoC
  • Land-based experience as Technical Manager, Project Manager, or Technical Superintendent in Yachting, Cruise or Commercial Vessels highly desirable
  • Strong communication, problem-solving, and multitasking skills.
  • Ability to handle stress in multicultural environments.
  • Understanding of ISM/ISPS, SOLAS, and industry regulations.
  • Knowledge of AV/IT onboard would be a plus.
  • Proficiency in budgeting and financial reporting for technical matters.
  • Fluent in English, other languages a bonus.
  • Self-disciplined and client-focused.  
This position offers the successful candidate the opportunity to work ashore with a leading company, enjoy an attractive package and travel. Candidates must possess the existing right to live and work in the EU. No sponsorship will be offered as part of this position.

Generous salary and other benefits.