James "Jimmy" Buchan


Available for


  • Onboard HSE advisor/HSE QC representative

  • Inspection of ships' safety systems and equipment

  • Advice on HSE Management and work procedures

  • Advice on crew management and operating systems 

  • IMCA and other marine audits and inspections for chase and support vessels


  • Over 30 years at sea on a variety of vessels, including deep sea and inshore trawlers and fishing vessels as Mate and Skipper.
  • Berthing Master with Fraserburgh Harbour Commissioners.
  • Experience as Master on board chase , support and standby vessels.
  • Service as fishing liaison on seismic projects.
  • Since 2008 employed by POSH as an HSE Client representative and HSEA. More details are listed in experience.







  • Fishing Skipper Class2, Boatman’s Ticket
  • NEBOSH course completed
  • BOSIET Certificate
  • UKOG medical
  • ENG1 Medical







Please contact the office for a copy of the consultants latest CV

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