Monday, 05 March 2018 15:14

Ship Agent - Inchcape

Inchcape Shipping Services, Vancouver BC is looking for a ship agent.  

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Communicating with the vessels to collect the information required by the different stakeholders
  • Monitoring regulatory compliance (ballast, cargo residues, Pre-arrival notifications)
  • Communicating with various government authorities
  • Preparing ships’ customs and other pertinent documents
  • Attending to vessel arrival/departure (after hours if required)
  • Keeping master notified of berthing prospects, operation schedule, and special requirements
  • Synchronizing crew change, spare deliveries for vessel arrival/departure
  • Arranging pilot, linesmen, tug service for vessel arrival/shift/departure


  • Good communicator and strong organizational skills
  • Experience in shipping is preferred but not mandatory
  • Attentive to details, methodical
  • Team player
  • Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Willing to work outside office hours (evening, weekends) when on duty

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Location: Downtown Vancouver

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