Manager, Dry Docking

Direct Search Global
July 5, 2022
Singapore, Singapore
Job Type


Our client, a shipping company, is on a lookout for a Dry Docking Manager to join their expanding team!


  • Analyze previous docking costs and invoices to identify cost optimization opportunities
  • Carry out detailed comparison of shipyard quotation and provide recommendations on dry-dock options, basis costs/availability
  • Comprehensive understanding of cost drivers and key commercial challenges
  • Other budget related activities as delegated by the Head of department
  • Liaise closely with relevant stakeholders on all aspects of dry dock planning and management and keep Technical Operations closely advised of any developments
  • Any other ad hoc duties assigned


  • Diploma and above in Maritime Studies or in a relevant discipline
  • Minimum 3 to 5 years of experience in a ship management company or shipyard and willing to travel
  • Good foundation in various class, flag and other regulatory/statutory requirements
  • Added advantage of being a project lead, carrying out at least 5 dry docking
  • Added advantage of project management qualification such as PRINCE2 or PMP certificationv