JOTW 49-2013


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The Next Generation of Employee Engagement. 

 

Join The Velvet Revolution author and international thought leader John Smythe, Jennifer Colosimo of DaVita and David Grossman for a deeper look at what drives employee engagement in Denver 9-10 January 2014.

 

http://www.iabc.com/ec/

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JOTW 49-2013

December 9, 2013

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This is JOTW newsletter number 995

 

“اتسع الخرق على الراقع”

– Arab Proverb (Leave evil, it will leave you.)

 

***  This issue of JOTW comes to you from the Jumeirah Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

 

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***  This week’s top jobs:

 

 

***  If you find out about a job opportunity in communications, send it to me (lundquist989@cs.com), and I’ll share it with the JOTW network. 

 

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***  In this issue:

 

(To view these jobs, scroll down to the listings in the content of this newsletter)

 

 

***  One Paragraph Pitch

 

***  Weekly Piracy Report

 

1.) Technical Writer, Pathfinder International, Watertown, MA

3.)  Director of Public Affairs, Central Market, Dallas, Texas

3.)  Communication Position, UNICEF and CDC, Atlanta, GA

4.)  Writer, Co-author, BBC Media Action, London, United Kingdom

5.)  E&A (Europe & Asia) Marketing Associate, ICF London, London, UK

6.)  PR/Account Executive/Marketing Communications Specialist, ICF, Rockville, MD

7.)  Financial Communications Specialist, HP, Palo Alto, CA

8.)  Senior Account Manager, Max Borges Agency, Miami, Florida

9.)  Public Relations Interns, Text100, Boston, New York City, San Francisco, Rochester, NY

10.)  Corporate Communications Manager, USG, Chicago, IL

 

11.)  Public Relations, Communications and Community Affairs Advisor, Bombardier, Wichita, KS

12.)  Mgr Public Affairs, Atmos Energy, Lafayette, LA

13.)  Director of Business Public Relations, Nordstrom, Seattle, WA

14.)  Manager, Communications & Reputation Management, Target, Minneapolis, MN

15.)  Manager, Digital Media and Public Relations, Brunswick Corporation, Rosemont, IL

16.)  Public Relations Manager, Epson America Inc., Long Beach, CA

17.)  Director, Investor Relations & Corporate Communications, Relypsa Inc., Redwood City, CA

18.)  Health Communications Associate Position, IQ Solutions, Rockville, Md.

19.)  Native English Copywriting Executive, Emirates Airline, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

20.)  Senior Web Content Executive (German), Emirates Airline, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 

21.)  Account Supervisor – Corporate Communicatications, Edelman, CHICAGO, IL

22.)  Copywriter – Edelman Digital, Edelman, SAN FRANCISCO, CA

23.)  Manager – Organization Communications & Public Relations, DG, Healthcare, Milwaukee, WI

24.)  Chief Communications Officer, The Wikimedia Foundation, San Francisco, California

25.)  Communications Associate/Production Manager, Social Science Research Council (SSRC), Brooklyn, NY

26.)  Platform Marketing Manager, Gameloft, San Francisco, CA

27.)  Social Media Project Manager, WellCare Health Plans, Tampa, FL

28.)  Senior Communications Specialist, Dominion, Richmond, VA

29.)  Public Relations and Communications Associate, JAM Promotions, Inc., Blue Bell, PA

30.)  Manager, External Affairs, Independence Blue Cross, Philadelphia, PA

 

31.)  Communications Coordinator/Copywriter, PMHCC, Philadelphia, PA

32.)  Editorial Professional, Tea Magazine, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania

33.)  Public Affairs Intern (Full time – USDA Pathways Internship Program), Natural Resources Conservation Service, Department Of Agriculture, Salt Lake City, Utah

34.)  Corporate Communications Executive, (2 – 3 years), Al Tayer Group, Dubai, UAE

35.)  Corporate Communications Manager- GCC, Henkel, Dubai, UAE

36.)  Health Communications Associate Position, IQ Solutions, Inc., Rockville, MD

37.)  VP – Innovation and Engagement Principal, consulting firm, Chicago Area, Ill.

38.)  Director, Qualitative Research-Healthcare, Northwest Suburbs, Chicago, IL

39.)  Apprentice Aquarist, Palace Entertainment, Waimānalo, HI

40.)  Underwater Marine Conservation Research Assistant – Cambodia, Global Nomadic, Washington, DC 

 

41.)  Ammonia Operator, Borger Nitrogen Operations, Borger, Texas

42.)  Ocean Spirits Leatherback Sea Turtle Volunteer Project, Grenada, WorkingAbroad Projects

43.)  Dip Unit Operator, Honeywell, Clover, SC

 

…and more!  Scroll down and see them all!

 

***  One Paragraph Pitch:

 

***  Send your One Paragraph Pitch submissions to lundquist989@cs.com.  You can pitch yourself or your business anyway you want, as long as it’s short and to the point.  There is no waiting list.  Submit yours today!

 

***  From Ruth E. Thaler-Carter:

 

Ned, I don’t know if you remember or were still in touch with Bob Simanski, but he died last week, and I thought long-time IABC/DCers would want to know.

 

He was owner of Business Pro Services and an active member of IABC/DC for many years in the 1980s and ’90s. A memorial service will be held after the holidays.

 

***  Ned’s upcoming travel, maybe, perhaps:

 

December 9-11 Abu Dhabi, UAE

 

January 17- 25, Karlskrona, Gothenburg, Stockholm, Linkoping, and Karlskroga, Sweden

 

January 26-29  Helsinki, Finland (Tentative)

 

January 30-31, Portsmouth, UK

 

March 17-18-19, Accra, Ghana

 

***  Your Very Next Step!

 

The November YVNS newsletter is posted at http://www.yourverynextstep.com/2013/11/28/your-very-next-step-newsletter-for-november-2013/.

 

http://www.yourverynextstep.com/2013/11/28/your-very-next-step-newsletter-for-november-2013/.

 

***  Yazu Crumble?

 

My desert at Quest last night.

 

https://www.jumeirah.com/en/hotels-resorts/abu-dhabi/jumeirah-etihad-towers/restaurants-and-bars-at-jumeirah-at-etihad-towers/quest/

 

***  Milestone!

 

Help us recognize the soon-to-be-upon-us 1,000th JOTW newsletter milestone.  We’d like to hear from those of you that have found JOTW to be a valuable resource and community for communicators.  We’re especially interested in hearing from those of you who have found a job (or two, or three); found a candidate (or two, or three); made an important connection; or regained some sanity or dignity.  We have set up a webpage—appropriately called “JOTW Connect!” at www.nedsjotw.com where you can go to post comments.  You will be required to register, but hey, no biggie, right?

 

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Thanks to Woody Goulart for setting up the JOTW Connect! Page.

 

There has been a suggestion that we offer a prize or prizes to the most interesting comments.  So, if you have a prize you want to offer, let Ned know at lundquist989@cs.com

 

We’re due for an updated JOTW survey, and in the past we’ve offered prizes for people who participated in the survey (selected at random).  So you may wish to offer a prize or two for the survey, too.

 

***  Stand Out

 

“Stand Out” is available for those who want to stand out in job searches compared to the competition. Go to http://www.nedsjotw.com/jotw/stand-out/ and look around. “Stand Out” is researched and written by Woody Goulart.

 

***  The Next Generation of Employee Engagement

 

Today’s most important stakeholders aren’t customers. They’re your employees. Join The Velvet Revolution author and international thought leader John Smythe, Jennifer Colosimo of DaVita and David Grossman for a deeper look at what drives employee engagement in Denver 9-10 January 2014.

 

http://www.iabc.com/ec/

 

***  Here are the jobs for this week:

 

1.) Technical Writer, Pathfinder International, Watertown, MA

http://www.comminit.com/ci-classifieds/content/technical-writer-pathfinder-international-united-states

 

3.)  Director of Public Affairs, Central Market, Dallas, Texas

http://careers.prweekus.com/jobseeker/job/15695158

 

3.)  Communication Position, UNICEF and CDC, Atlanta, GA

http://www.comminit.com/ci-classifieds/content/communication-position-unicef-and-cdc-atlanta-ga-united-states

 

4.)  Writer, Co-author, BBC Media Action, London, United Kingdom

http://www.comminit.com/ci-classifieds/content/writer-co-author-bbc-media-action-london-united-kingdom

 

5.)  E&A (Europe & Asia) Marketing Associate, ICF London, London, UK

https://icfi.taleo.net/careersection/icf_prof_ext/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=1300003005

 

6.)  PR/Account Executive/Marketing Communications Specialist, ICF, Rockville, MD

https://icfi.taleo.net/careersection/icf_prof_ext/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=1300002712

 

7.)  Financial Communications Specialist, HP, Palo Alto, CA

http://h30631.www3.hp.com/palo-alto/public-affairs-%EF%B9%A0-communications/jobid4487545-financial-communications-specialist-jobs

 

8.)  Senior Account Manager, Max Borges Agency, Miami, Florida

http://careers.prweekus.com/jobseeker/job/15695158/

 

9.)  Public Relations Interns, Text100, Boston, New York City, San Francisco, Rochester, NY

http://www.text100.com/public-relations-interns-boston-new-york-city-san-francisco-rochester/

 

***  From Mark Sofman:

 

10.)  Corporate Communications Manager, USG, Chicago, IL

http://bit.ly/18pOArr

 

11.)  Public Relations, Communications and Community Affairs Advisor, Bombardier, Wichita, KS

http://bit.ly/18pNiN1

 

12.)  Mgr Public Affairs, Atmos Energy, Lafayette, LA

http://bit.ly/18pNlIJ

 

13.)  Director of Business Public Relations, Nordstrom, Seattle, WA

http://bit.ly/18pNqfy

 

14.)  Manager, Communications & Reputation Management, Target, Minneapolis, MN

http://tgt.biz/18pNv2N

 

15.)  Manager, Digital Media and Public Relations, Brunswick Corporation, Rosemont, IL

http://bit.ly/1hxXbk9

 

16.)  Public Relations Manager, Epson America Inc., Long Beach, CA

http://bit.ly/1hxXcV2

 

17.)  Director, Investor Relations & Corporate Communications, Relypsa Inc., Redwood City, CA

http://bit.ly/1hxXiMu

 

***  From Judy Braslow:

 

Hi Ned:

Thanks and Happy Holidays

 

Judy Braslow

 

Judith B. Braslow

Senior Consultant
IQ Solutions, Inc.   

 

18.)  Health Communications Associate Position, IQ Solutions, Rockville, Md.

 

Join a growing firm that specializes in improving quality of life by delivering knowledge to the people who need it most. IQ Solutions, a Rockville-based firm in MD, is hiring for a Health Communications Associate I. We are looking for a recent graduate (up to three years of relevant work experience) who is detail-oriented, tech-savvy and passionate about health communications.    Familiarity working with the Dept. of Health and Human Services and interest in drug use prevention among teens is a plus. 

 

Interested in applying?  Please apply online at:

http://IQSolutions.balancetrak.com/HLTHCOMMASSOC1

Closing Date: Open until filled

EEO/AA

 

19.)  Native English Copywriting Executive, Emirates Airline, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 

Tomorrow you could be living in dynamic Dubai and earning a tax-free salary with global benefits. Starting with two aircraft and a handful of enthusiastic people, we have grown at a phenomenal rate. We are now one of the fastest growing airlines in the world, flying to over 125 destinations across 6 continents.

 

We are looking for people to join our global family of over 54,000 people from 160 nationalities across a diverse range of disciplines. If you are a high performer, seeking unparalleled career opportunities, join the Emirates team and help us create the future of travel. 

 

The Position:

 

We are looking for Senior Digital Content Executive for our Digital Communications Team. The job holder is required to work with Digital projects and assets to ensure the English copy is prepared and delivered to our brand guidelines.

 

Key Accountabilities:

 

In this role you will be responsible for:

 

Brand Management 

•Update, modify and deliver quality content across the Groups websites, while strictly observing and managing quality standards, regulations and deadlines.

Implement and maintain web publishing and documentation guidelines in their language of responsibility as well as English.

•Undertake regular consistency checks of the different language publications across regions.

Corporate Identity

•Source and create imagery assets for the Groups websites while adhering to guidelines and direction set by the department.

•Maintain a plan for localisation of content and optimise processes to drive down speed-to-market.

•Contribute to the development and evolution of the digital brand and content.

 

Integrated Communications 

•Monitor and update the status of assignments to facilitate the delivery of integrated campaigns.

•Decide how images and other material can be digitally optimised and presented for the web.

•Maintain and respect file and folder naming conventions to ensure synergy and consistency of Emirates Group image and content across all communication digital platforms.

 

Online Champion 

•Own the day to day maintenance and updates for the Groups websites through Tridion (CMS) in the given native language.

•Become the language champion for the relevant publication and take full responsibility for its successful upkeep.

•This also includes the lifecycle of content and documentation management.

•Support the team to ensure successful live publishing of web content with agreed timelines.

 

Project Management 

•Review and understand the content input briefs, ensuring that briefs are complete and assets included, ensuring delivery of work to the agreed timeline.

•Ensure that relevant data is uploaded to the Monthly KPI Stats sheet for each task

 

Quality Control 

•Ensure all digital work produced maintains the service level agreements (SLA).

•Prepare and review content then published to staging, ensuring it meets all requirements of the input brief, is functionally and technically correct and adheres to the master blueprint.

•Maintain a status report on the performance of Tridion content database and publishing queue, escalating any issues as soon as they occur.

 

Qualifications/Knowledge/Experience

 

In Order to apply for this role, you must have the following:

 

Qualifications: 

•Degree/Honours in English language/English literature/Media/Digital or related degree. Or 12 Years schooling.

•A qualification with a specialism in Digital Communication and / or Project Management would be an advantage

 

Experience: 

•2 years experience, if you are a graduate. 5 years experience is required if you have 12 yrs schooling.

•Experience in an international interactive agency managing online marketing activities is essential

 

Knowledge/skills: 

•Excellent English language communication skills are essential or fluency in specific languages is required in some cases.

•Knowledge of SDL Tridion Content Management system, or other CMSs would be a distinct advantage

•Expertise in production of quality Online development, understanding of different programming languages and how they affect web build as well as the user experience is an advantage

 

Salary & Benefits:We offer an attractive tax-free salary, paid in Dirhams, the local currency of the UAE. The Dirham is linked to the Special Drawing Right of the International Monetary Fund. It has been held constant against the US dollar since the end of 1980 at a mid-rate of approximately US$1= Dh3.66. Besides travel benefits normally associated with an airline, more information on employee benefits is available within the ‘Working Here’ section of this site. By viewing the ‘Dubai Lifestyle’ section in the site you can also consider the benefits of Dubai as a location to live and work in.

 

To Apply:To express your interest in the above vacancy please apply on-line by clicking below, and complete our application form. We will then consider your application and contact you should we wish to shortlist you for an interview. Should you not receive an invitation for an interview within 5 weeks please assume that on this occasion you have been unsuccessful. We will retain your details for 12 months unless advised otherwise and re-consider you for future opportunities as they arise. Please also note that if you are not shortlisted you can also update your application at anytime and apply for other opportunities. Thank you for your interest in a career with the Emirates Group.

 

https://ekgrpapplications.emirates.com/Careersonlineapps/JOB_VACANCIES/JobDetails.aspx?advno=8EAE48F522F4694A

 

20.)  Senior Web Content Executive (German), Emirates Airline, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

https://ekgrpapplications.emirates.com/Careersonlineapps/JOB_VACANCIES/JobDetails.aspx?advno=83C1358C93A0F7C3

 

21.)  Account Supervisor – Corporate Communicatications, Edelman, CHICAGO, IL

https://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=EDELMAN&cws=1&rid=3527

 

22.)  Copywriter – Edelman Digital, Edelman, SAN FRANCISCO, CA

https://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=EDELMAN&cws=1&rid=3659  

 

23.)  Manager – Organization Communications & Public Relations, DG, Healthcare, Milwaukee, WI

http://milwaukee-wi.geebo.com/jobs-online/view/directory/66/listing/43/id/152750081-manager_organization_communications_public/

 

24.)  Chief Communications Officer, The Wikimedia Foundation, San Francisco, California

http://careers.prweekus.com/jobseeker/job/15520810

 

***  From Kemi Ijaola:

 

25.)  Communications Associate/Production Manager, Social Science Research Council (SSRC), Brooklyn, NY

http://hoojobs.com/job/1757/

 

26.)  Platform Marketing Manager, Gameloft, San Francisco, CA

http://hoojobs.com/job/1758/

 

27.)  Social Media Project Manager, WellCare Health Plans, Tampa, FL

http://hoojobs.com/job/1769/

 

28.)  Senior Communications Specialist, Dominion, Richmond, VA

http://jobs.prnewsonline.com/jobseeker/job/15600791

 

***  From Bill Seiberlich:

 

29.)  Public Relations and Communications Associate, JAM Promotions, Inc., Blue Bell, PA

https://www.appone.com/maininforeq.asp?Ad=317201&R_ID=765380

 

30.)  Manager, External Affairs, Independence Blue Cross, Philadelphia, PA

http://ibc.hodesiq.com/job_detail.asp?JobID=4101022

 

31.)  Communications Coordinator/Copywriter, PMHCC, Philadelphia, PA

https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit2/?id=2861111

 

32.)  Editorial Professional, Tea Magazine, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania

http://www.journalismjobs.com/job_listing.cfm?JobID=1549191

 

33.)  Public Affairs Intern (Full time – USDA Pathways Internship Program), Natural Resources Conservation Service, Department Of Agriculture, Salt Lake City, Utah

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/356361600

 

34.)  Corporate Communications Executive, (2 – 3 years), Al Tayer Group, Dubai, UAE

http://www.gulfjobfinder.com/info_jobid_8597/atg1136-it_portfolio_manager_-_al_tayer_group_-_dubai.html

 

35.)  Corporate Communications Manager- GCC, Henkel, Dubai, UAE

http://jobdetails.henkel.com/index.html?lang=en_GB&refno=13000090#.UqXKKXYo7IU

 

***  From Judith B. Braslow:

 

Dear Colleague–

 

Please post the job description below to your list serves and share with your students, alumni and colleagues.

 

Thanks for your help and Happy Holidays.

 

Judith B. Braslow

Senior Consultant

IQ Solutions, Inc.

 

36.)  Health Communications Associate Position, IQ Solutions, Inc., Rockville, MD

 

Join a growing firm that specializes in improving quality of life by delivering knowledge to the people who need it most. IQ Solutions, a Rockville-based firm in MD, is hiring for a Health Communications Associate I. We are looking for a recent graduate (up to three years of relevant work experience) who is detail-oriented, tech-savvy and passionate about health communications. The position requires strong written and verbal communications skills and familiarity with digital content development and maintenance. Individuals must be able to work well in a collaborative, team environment; to think creatively; and to exercise good business judgment, flexibility, and responsiveness to changing requirements and conditions. Strong client relations skills leading to high client satisfaction required. Ability to set priorities, meet deadlines, pay attention to details, and handle a variety of responsibilities efficiently and effectively is required.   Familiarity working with the Dept. of Health and Human Services and interest in drug use prevention among teens is a plus.

 

Interested in applying?  Please apply online at:

http://IQSolutions.balancetrak.com/HLTHCOMMASSOC1

Closing Date: Open until filled

EEO/AA

 

***  Erin Harte:

 

Hello,

 

My name is Erin and I am emailing you on behalf of Lynn Hazan and Associates.  We are currently recruiting for a VP – Innovation and Engagement Principal, and were hoping to get the word out to members of Jobs of the Week.  Any help you may be able to provide would be much appreciated.  The specs are linked below.

 

Erin Harte

Lynn Hazan & Associates

 

37.)  VP – Innovation and Engagement Principal, consulting firm, Chicago Area, Ill.

http://lhazan.com/content/?q=node/267

 

***  From Ellen Proesch:

 

Hello Ned,

 

I am Ellen Proesch and I am emailing you on behalf of Lynn Hazan & Associates. We have a recent job posting which we’re hoping you could post on the Jobs of the Week job board. Any help you could provide would be great.

 

Best,

 

Ellen Proesch

 

38.)  Director, Qualitative Research-Healthcare, Northwest Suburbs, Chicago, IL

 

Are you a seasoned qualitative market research consultant? Have a solid understanding of the healthcare industry? Do you have experience delivering project results that exceed client expectations? Want a job with flexibility to work partially from home or virtually?

Internationally recognized healthcare market research firm seeks Director, Qualitative Research Services.  Highly visible role reports to President.  Can work remotely.  Company located in NW Chicago suburbs; Local and non-local talent are encouraged to apply.  

Qualifications:

•      Bachelor’s degree minimum, advanced degree is preferred.

•      10 to 15 years of consulting experience in market research, as well as a demonstrated knowledge of the healthcare industry.

•      Five or more years of experience managing market research projects.

•      Strong analytical, writing and communication skills

•      Skilled at handling multiple projects simultaneously and delivering outstanding results.

•      Highly motivated.  Self-directed. Capable of meeting tight deadlines.

•      Knowledge of payer markets (e.g., health plans, hospitals, alternate site of care) is a strong plus.

Responsibilities

•      Design and execute market research assignments for clients in pharmaceutical, medical device, diagnostics and diagnostic imaging industries.

•      Manage project budgets and meet deadlines.

•      Impress clients with dynamic presentation skills

•      Manage client relationships on a daily basis

Send your resume, work samples, salary information, and cover letter to ResearchDir@lhazan.com.  Your follow-up call to312-863-5401 will be appreciated.

 

***  Weekly Alternative Selections:

 

***  From Mark Sofman:

 

39.)  Apprentice Aquarist, Palace Entertainment, Waimānalo, HI

http://bit.ly/18pNQSV

 

40.)  Underwater Marine Conservation Research Assistant – Cambodia, Global Nomadic, Washington, DC 

http://cb.com/18pNUCd

 

41.)  Ammonia Operator, Borger Nitrogen Operations, Borger, Texas

http://bit.ly/18pNX0V

 

42.)  Ocean Spirits Leatherback Sea Turtle Volunteer Project, Grenada, WorkingAbroad Projects

http://bit.ly/18pO9x6

 

43.)  Dip Unit Operator, Honeywell, Clover, SC

http://bit.ly/18pOfVr

 


***  Weekly Piracy Report:

 

243-13  21.10.2013: 0300 LT: 01:22N – 104:42E: About 12nm NE of Bintan Island, Indonesia.

 

Six armed robbers boarded a tug unnoticed and stole engine room spares and crew personal belongings. Master saw the robbers in the crew messroom and raised the alarm resulting in the robbers escaping in their small wooden boat. No injuries to crew.   

 

242-13  02.12.2013: 0130 LT: Off Norway Island, Haiphong, Vietnam.

 

Robbers boarded, stole ship property and escaped unnoticed from a drifting container vessel. The theft was noticed by the duty crew during routine rounds.   

 

241-13  01.12.2013: 0512 LT: Posn: 01:06N – 103:38E, Nipah Anchorage, Indonesia.

 

One robber armed with a knife boarded an anchored tanker during STS operations. The duty O/S on routine rounds noticed the robber and informed the OOW. Alarm raised and all crew mustered. Seeing the crew alertness, the robber escaped empty handed in a wooden boat.  

 

240-13  29.11.2013: 0410 LT: 01:06N – 103:36E: Nipah anchorage, Indonesia.

 

While at anchor, a speed boat approached an anchored tanker. Alert crew spotted the boat and raised the alarm resulting in the boat aborting the attack and moving away.   

 

239-13  25.11.2013: 0200 LT: Posn: Container Terminal, Mombasa Port, Kenya.

 

Robbers boarded a berthed container during cargo operations unnoticed stole ship stores and escaped. The robbery was noticed during routine rounds by the duty crew 

 

238-13  23.11.2013: 0400 LT: Posn: 05:59.30S – 106:55.10E, Tg Priok Anchorage, Indonesia.

 

Three robbers with knives boarded an anchored general cargo ship. The robbers entered the engine room through the boiler platform located on the poop deck. One of the robbers took hostage the motor man while the remaining two robbers stole engine spares and escaped. Port Authorities were informed.  

 

237-13  27.11.2013: 0438 LT: Posn: 01:06N – 103:38E, Nipah Anchorage, Indonesia.

 

Three robbers with knives boarded an anchored crude oil tanker. Duty A/B on routine rounds noticed the robber near the paint store and informed the OOW who raised the alarm. Seeing the alerted crew the robber escaped without stealing anything.

 

236-13  16.11.2013: 1300 LT: Posn: 03:54.8N – 098:46.6E, Belawan Anchorage, Indonesia.

 

Duty OOW on board and anchored product tanker noticed a small wooden boat near the vessel. He informed the crew members who searched the vessel and noticed a robber stealing ship stores. Seeing the alert crew the robber jumped overboard and escaped. 

 

235-13  27.11.2013: 0410 LT: Off Bintan Island, Indonesia.

 

While at anchor, deck watchmen noticed robbers boarding the vessel from the stern. Seeing the alerted crew the robbers aborted and escaped. Nothing stolen. 

 

234-13  24.11.2013: 0300 LT: 01:42N – 101:29E, Dumai anchorage, Indonesia.

 

While at anchor a wooden boat approached a chemical tanker at anchor. Robbers attempted to board the vessel via the poop deck and were spotted by alert crew who raised the alarm and started the fire pump. On seeing the crew alertness the robbers aborted the attempt and moved away. 

 

***  Ball cap of the week:  HMAS Derwest

 

***  Coffee Mug of the week:    Jumeirah at Etihad Towers

 

***  Hockey jersey of the week:  Team Canada.

 

***  Musical guest artist of the week:  Passion Pit

 

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The Next Generation of Employee Engagement. 

 

Join The Velvet Revolution author and international thought leader John Smythe, Jennifer Colosimo of DaVita and David Grossman for a deeper look at what drives employee engagement in Denver 9-10 January 2014.

 

http://www.iabc.com/ec/

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