Offshore Construction Manager (OCM) Cable Installation

Job description

The position
Are you up for the challenge of working on offshore projects all over the world? Are you creative, do you have innovative ideas and are you interested in a job in which you are challenged every day? For our offshore wind projects we are looking for an Offshore Construction Manager (OCM) Cable Installation.
In the role of Offshore Construction Manager you are responsible for the preparation and implementation of cable installation projects. You work on board our equipment for cable installations, but if necessary (temporarily) at our office in Gorinchem.
Your responsibilities
  • Responsible for the correct execution and progress of the work on board the ship. This is to ensure that the project can be realized efficiently and effectively in accordance with the contractual agreements (safety, quality, planning and budget)
  • Pro actively inform various internal and external stakeholders and solve problems if necessary
  • Responsible for optimal team performance
  • Identifies and reports deviations and takes appropriate measures when necessary
  • Manager for superintendents during execution of the work

Job requirements
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • Proven coaching leadership style when instructing and motivating project employees, crew members and other stakeholders
  • Preferably 5 years of operational and managerial experience on board ships
  • Good command of the English language, spoken as well as in writing
  • Strong communication and social skills
  • Independent, practical and creative person who can solve problems, able to take decisions and work in teams

We offer
A job at Van Oord means working on challenging, dynamic and prestigious projects. Take your responsibility and see your ideas become a reality. Van Oord offers an excellent salary package that is appropriate for your background and experience.
About Van Oord
Van Oord is a leading global contractor in dredging, hydraulic engineering and offshore projects (oil, gas and wind). We are an innovative partner for our clients and have been contributing to the infrastructure of tomorrow's world for over a hundred years. Our people are committed, enterprising professionals with a passion for water and technology.
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Van Oord

Company description

We are a Dutch family-owned company with 150 years of experience as an international marine contractor. Our company culture is one of entrepreneurship and engaged employees. We think and act with responsibility and focus on the long term. Van Oord’s people represent 74 different nationalities but they all share the same passion. For water, for technology, for providing innovative and sustainable solutions for maritime challenges and for achieving the best possible result. Whatever the project is, and in whichever of the almost 46 countries in which Van Oord works every year. 


Vacancy details

OW ID #182039
Date Updated Monday 8 July 2019
Location Gorinchem
Employment Type Full-time
Education level High
Sector Offshore Wind
Function category Engineering
Region Western Europe

Contact details

Company name Van Oord
ContactMr. Nico Paardekooper
Telephone +31 888 268 500

Schaardijk 211
3063 NH Rotterdam

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