Superintendent Offshore Wind (m/f/d)

Job Categories: Wind
Job Types: Full time
Job Locations: Hamburg

As Van Oord, we work to create a better world for future generations by delivering Marine Ingenuity.
Van Oord is an internationally active company focusing on dredging and offshore wind power. The company is family-owned, headquartered in Rotterdam (Netherlands) and employs 5,300 people worldwide.

Offshore wind is one of the fastest growing markets for green energy. Not only in Western Europe, but also elsewhere in the world, wind farms are being considered to make electricity supply more sustainable. By building offshore wind farms, Van Oord is contributing to the energy transition. To maintain our leading position and to keep up with the influx of projects in the coming years, we are looking for a Superintendent Offshore Wind (m/f/d) for our Offshore Wind business unit in Hamburg (DE).

Your tasks

In the role of Superintendent you are responsible for the preparation, mobilization, execution and demobilization of installation projects, taking care of project specific requirements, safety and your team. You will work alternately on board our Van Oord and chartered vessels, in our office in Gorinchem and/or at the project sites.

  • You will ensure that the project is delivered in a safe and timely manner in accordance with the project plans;Organize and manage less complex project and content related bidding processes;
  • Participate in the preparation of the operational execution of the installation works;
  • Prepare and follow up on documents such as procedures, work practices, and reports;
  • Follow up and discuss work instructions and safety requirements with operations team and/or teams;
  • Collaborate with and lead, coordinate and motivate operational teams;
  • Coordinate and advise on technical issues and challenges;
  • Liaison between all internal and external stakeholders at operational level;
  • Reporting to and liaising with the (offshore) site manager.

Overview of:

Foundation installation

- Offshore Installation Vessels - Heavy Lifting - Monopiles - Transition Pieces - Piles - Offshore Drilling - Jackets - Turbines - Jack-up Vessels - On Board - Mobilization - On-site - Barges - De-mobilization - Load outs - Feeder Ports - Onshore - Offshore

Cable laying

- Cable laying - Cable pulling - Completion and testing - Commissioning - Mobilization - Cable trenching and laying - On board - Offshore installation vessels - Barges - Offshore - On site - Nearshore - De-mobilization - Offshore support vessels - Shallow water

Professional requirements

  • Completed technical, mechanical, maritime or civilian degree and/or in-service training;
  • Work and think at a higher vocational, intellectual and professional level;
  • Preferably at least 3 years of professional experience in the industry;
  • Good command of written and spoken English;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • An independent, practical, creative and dedicated individual who is able to solve problems, has the confidence to make decisions and enjoys working as part of a team;
  • Flexibility in terms of alternating work on board, at project sites and in the office under different types of (rotational) schedules;

We offer

You will work with us in an international, very challenging and dynamic company, with the opportunity to make a real impact on our business, people and the environment. We offer you a complete package with excellent additional benefits. The package includes but is not limited to

  • Flexible working hours (trust-based working hours)
  • 40 hrs. contract, if you wish something else, please let us know.
  • Mobile working 2 days per week
  • 30 days vacation
  • Company pension plan
  • VWL allowance
  • Variable bonus payment
  • Germany ticket subsidy
  • Extensive learning and (personal) development opportunities through continuing education and courses as well as learning platforms
  • Sports and foreign languages

You can also expect:

  • A modern and international working environment with flat hierarchies;
  • a highly motivated team in which everyone can contribute, with a great team spirit;
  • A central and lively location in Hamburg City South with ideal bus and train connections;
  • Team events, fresh fruit (great fruit salad), water, coffee specialties, canteen and cafeteria.

Do you want to join our team?

Then send your complete application documents (preferably in English) to: Your contact person is Florian.

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