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Safety always comes first at Van Oord. Safety on the job is of vital importance to the success and continuity of our company.


Sustainable entrepreneurship

Our people share not only a passion for water and technology, but also for developing and achieving sustainable solutions for our projects.


The world of Van Oord

Van Oord operates around the world as a leading contractor for dredging, marine engineering and offshore energy projects (oil, gas and wind), offering innovative solutions to marine challenges. The company operates worldwide in more than fifty countries.

Van Oord is a private company with limited liability and its head office in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Our employees are committed, entrepreneurial professionals who are passionate about water and technology. They understand that cooperation is crucial to achieving the best possible result. By being open and honest, they build mutual trust and respect.

Van Oord is a family-owned business offering marine solutions of value, both now and in the future. Safety, sustainability and continuity go hand in hand in this respect. Van Oord takes a interest in its value chain, which extends from suppliers to clients.

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Featured vacancies

Engineering - International projects

Hydraulic Specialist

A hydraulic specialist is responsible for three main topics: the service, project support and documentation regarding hydraulic systems on board the Van Oord equipment.

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Ship Management - International projects

Junior Technical Superintendent

You will start by spending two years in a training programme to qualify as a Technical Superintendent.

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Technology - Offices Netherlands

Team Leader Graphic Design

This Team Leader heads a team of 6 to 8 employees in the drawing/project office and ensures efficient collaboration with the various “internal clients”.

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