• An in-house team of experienced and highly-skilled professionals across all ship management functions

On Shore Opportunities

Our vessels are managed across all functions by our in-house team of experienced and highly-skilled professionals who work together every day guided by the core values that shape our culture: Entrepreneurship, Openness, Meritocracy, Initiative, and Teamwork.

Professional development of our people is at the heart of our everyday operations. We manage and reward performance in a fair and transparent way and we strive to develop meaningful career paths and development opportunities for our employees. 

Our vision is to be the global leader in dry bulk shipping. To achieve this, we are always looking for talented and driven professionals to team up with us to shape the future of the dry bulk market.

Careers Opportunities

  • Sep 02, 2019
  • Technical Superintendent
Position: Technical Superintendent
Department: Technical
Company: Starbulk S.A.
Reports to: Fleet Technical Manager
  1. Organizes and implements courses of action for matters of technical nature arising onboard vessels.
  2. Instructs, coordinates and monitors works / repairs.
  3. Maintains a close knowledge of the maintenance status, condition and operation of assigned vessels and advises / co-operates with on-board personnel and mainly the Chief Engineer, in order to ensure that assigned vessels are operating in a safe, reliable and efficient manner.
  4. Attends vessels and periodically sails on-board to ensure the technical condition of all machinery and equipment is according to company’s standards, monitors & verifies vessel’s performance, supervises repairs, reports findings, follows-up closure of defects etc.
  5. Provides training and technical advice to shipboard personnel, as necessary.
  6. Inspects vessels and issues attendance reports, including comments for their condition and equipment as well as for crew performance.
  7. Implements effectively preventive maintenance of ship’s hull, main machinery, deck machinery, etc., as described in the PMS and set by Class/Flag State requirements.
  8. Monitors Class and Flag State requirements and plans / supervises required surveys. Ensures that the certification of assigned vessels is maintained, in accordance with relevant Class Society and Flag State requirements.
  9. Deals with any damage repairs or modifications, preserving the vessels commercial competence and originating long-term corrective actions, in order to avoid reoccurrence. Monitors all technical problems, major defects and follows-up, until corrective action is verified.
  10. Controls and monitors the lub-oil and bunker quality and consumption. Prepares repairs / conversions, dry-docking, special surveys, damage and voyage repairs, and specifications and supervises the execution of all such works.
  11. Attends delivery of new acquisitions.
Qualifications / Experience:
  1. Degree in Marine Engineering / Naval Architecture and minimum 8 years of office experience as Superintendent Engineer or Chief Engineer’s license, minimum 2 years of sea service as Chief Engineer and 2 years of office experience as Superintendent Engineer.
  2. Fluency in English.
  3. Computer literate.
  4. Travel mobility.
  • Aug 14, 2019
  • Dry cargo freight trader (Singapore-based)
Position: Dry cargo freight trader (Singapore-based)
Department: Chartering
Company: Star Bulk Carriers Corp (Singapore)
Reports to: Chartering Manager
  1. Identifies, secures and hedges spot and forward cargoes for the company’s fleet of head owned and time chartered in vessels
  2. Understands clearly all MTM, Risk, MTM & Risk related measures, P&L, P&L related impacts and own book management
  3. Is proactive, effectively prioritizing and executing daily tasks together with the respective teams in Europe in a high-pressure environment
  4. Actively contributes to the in-house research analysis
  5. Operates within a cross cultural team environment and maintains a team spirit using strong interpersonal skills
Qualifications / Experience:
  1. University degree in Chartering, Marketing, Economics or any relevant field
  2. Excellent command of the English language both orally and written
  3. Good command of Asian languages will be considered an asset
  4. Minimum 5 years in freight trading / chartering / ship-operating of supramax and / or panamax size vessels
  5. Strong knowledge and relationships on grain / minerals' movements from / to the Pacific Ocean
  • Jul 30, 2019
  • Technical Coordinator
Position: Technical Coordinator
Department: Technical
Company: Starbulk S.A.
Reports to: Technical Manager
  1. Assists and provides support to the technical superintendents in organizing, coordinating, monitoring and following-up various outstanding items, defect reports, repairs and in organizing attendances for onboard services (external providers, service stations etc.).
  2. Assists in organizing new projects and dry-dockings under the guidance of the technical superintendents.
  3. Monitors and reviews vessel consumptions and various analysis reports and distributes respective files accordingly.
  4. Records and monitors the vessels’ technical superintendent attendance intervals, the produced reports and the identified deficiencies and ensures proper filing and record keeping.
  5. Monitors the status of certificates and coordinates their renewals. Ensures the certificates’ due dates monitoring system is always kept updated, communicates with the vessel’s class society and schedules, organizes and coordinates class attendances.
  6. Provides technical support and any additional technical documentation and assistance to shipboard personnel for the proper operation and maintenance of the vessels’ machinery and equipment. Ensures proper record keeping practices are followed-up on board. Ensures that all vessel’s reports, forms, records etc. are received timely, reviewed as required and filed accordingly.
  7. Ensures company’s policies and procedures are followed within the department. Prepares various reports, collects vessel performance data as required for the technical department’s reporting of KPIs.
  8. Inputs the various technical information, service reports in the company’s system as well as information related to purchasing, invoicing, certification and various technical matters.
  9. Occasionally attends a vessel as deemed necessary.
  10. Provides any other related assistance as required by the Fleet/Technical Manager or the Technical Director.
Qualifications / Experience:
  1. University degree in Engineering / Naval Architecture and minimum 2 years of experience in the Technical department of a shipping company.
  2. Fluency in English.
  3. Computer literate.
  4. Excellent communication skills.
  5. Ability to handle many tasks simultaneously within strict deadlines.
  • Jul 23, 2019
  • HR Generalist
Position: HR Generalist
Department: HR
Company: Starbulk S.A.
Reports to: HR Manager
  1. Maintains and updates accurately all employees’ records and lists, organizational charts, employees’ profiles etc.
  2. Administers various employees’ benefits such as life and medical insurance.
  3. Handles employees’ absences and maintains the respective records.
  4. Administers various HR procedures, policies and practices.
  5. Coordinates all the administration processes such as visitors, building maintenance, office needs.
  6. Runs all recruitment and selection processes including communication with the candidates, interview arrangements, coordination with line managers etc.
  7. Handles all the performance management and development processes.
  8. Maintains the Company’s human resources management system (HRMS).
  9. Assists on any projects assigned by the Head of HR.
Qualifications / Experience:
  1. University degree in HR, Business, Management, Psychology or any relevant field.
  2. A post graduate degree will be an asset.
  3. Minimum 10 years of experience in various HR areas (i.e., selection, recruitment, training, development, performance/talent management, payroll/benefits, employee relations, internal communication etc.).
  4. Good knowledge of Greek labor law.  
  5. Experience in the shipping industry will be an asset.
  6. Fluency in English and excellent knowledge of MS Office.
  7. Familiarity with human resources information systems (HRIS).

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