Tug Masters for UK based Harbour and Terminal Towage operations

Posting date

18 Jul 2023

Salary range

400 − 500
usa flag USD ∕ 


Nautical worldwide

Duration of position


Duration of one torn

1 weeks on board,1 weeks off board

Starting condition



Svitzer Marine Ltd


  • The Masters responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • The prime role of the Master is to be able to safely and efficiently operate not only the tug of which he is directly responsible.
  • They must ensure that the vessel is at all times seaworthy and ready to operate.
  • The master must be fully experienced in handling tugs in all conditions, providing towage services to a range of ships varying in size and manoeuvrability.
  • The Master is ultimately responsible for the safe operation of the vessel and its crew at all times, and must ensure operational readiness at all times.
  • Is responsible for managing the upkeep and maintenance of the vessel, ensuring that all ships husbandry and health and safety guidelines and regulations are adhered to.
  • The Master must ensure that the vessel and all personnel have valid certification, as required by STCW regulations, by customers and by the Company.
  • The Master must undertake basic administrative tasks, including ensuring accurate work records are maintained, the ships’ log is kept updated, and safety inspections drills are recorded.
OperatorSvitzer Marine Ltd