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Exercising independent judgment and discretion, analyze, plan, manage and execute the safe and efficient discharge/load of customer vessels.
Analyze specific vessel layouts, cargo mix (vehicle, high & heavy, other), vessel turn-around timelines, required/available ILA labor, and accessibility of appropriate staging areas to develop detailed and actionable discharge/load plans.
Communicate relevant portions of vessel discharge/load plans to and direct/supervise appropriate third parties, including vessel crews, vessel planners, voyage management, terminal agents and/or personnel, and ILA foreman to execute plans and ensure proper cargo is discharged/loaded safely and damage free.
Recognize and adjust to changing conditions, priorities, and/or resources; direct appropriate stakeholders to make necessary adjustments to accomplish discharge/load plans.
Exercising independent judgment and discretion, determine labor staffing needs, and direct ILA hiring hall and foremen to secure sufficient labor to accomplish discharge/load plans.
Exercising independent judgment and discretion, determine and manage appropriate equipment forecasts and inventories to ensure necessary resources are available to achieve discharge/load plans.
Exercising independent judgment and discretion, arrange for appropriate maintenance of stevedore equipment (along withcompany mechanic) to ensure required equipment is in safe working order and available to achieve discharge/load plans.
Identify on-vessel vehicle and high & heavy equipment malfunctions. Direct and supervisecompany mechanic and ILA foremen to resolve.
Coordinate with stakeholders, and take appropriate measures to prevent/reduce negative operational and business impacts from equipment malfunction reoccurrence.
Act as a liaison and operating interface with third parties, internal and external customers, including vessel carriers, terminal and port stakeholders, Federal Customs Agents, WW Solutions and ILA.
Exercising independent judgment and discretion, generate/communicate/manage and adjust vessel working schedules.
Lead and champion assigned KPI in collaboration with other team members to assure KPI targets are met or exceeded.KPIs include Safety, Quality, Cost & Productivity, Service Delivery, and Environmental.
Ensure cargo handling is in accordance withcustomer guidelines and policies.
Identify issues and/or discrepancies; direct and/or coordinate with leadership, customs agents, ILA, or other stakeholders to resolve.
Exercising independent judgment and discretion, resolve and take corrective action for both minor and major damage and/or safety incidents.
Direct ILA foremen to address labor issues and impose discipline.
Maintain ILA CBA fluency and participate in contract grievance procedure to manage performance of labor and adjust workplace disputes, assuring safe, quality, efficient operations.
Exercising independent judgment and discretion, communicate and direct Vessels, Vessel Planners, Voyage Management, and Customer Port Operations to optimize performance and meet service requirements.
Maintain focus on efficient processes and continuous operational improvement.
Meet all customer requirements relating to reporting and distribution of information before, during and after vessel operations.
Direct and supervise ILA foremen and all parties to work safely, and in accordance with our safety program.
Assure all customer/operations reporting is complete and communicated before, during and after vessel operations. #CB
Thorough knowledge of vessel stevedoring operations.
Ability to forge and maintain professional relationships.
Demonstrated work ethic and proven ability to execute safe and efficient operations.
Good interpersonal skills and desire to work with people in a multi-cultural environment.
Working knowledge of the ILA CBAs.
Working knowledge of MS Office Workplace software.
Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of all aspects of vessel and terminal operations including but not limited to labor contracts, safety regulations and environmental compliance.
Focus on leadership and use of talent to improve the way we work and produce value.