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Offshore Construction Manager Foundation Installation

  • Project Management & Operations
  • Office Gorinchem
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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) Foundation Installation.

In the role of Offshore Construction Manager you are responsible for the preparation and implementation of installation of foundations. You work offshore on projects according project specific requirements. You work on board our installation vessels, 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 so that the project can be efficiently and effectively realized in accordance with the contractual agreements (safety, quality, planning and budget)
  • Proactive stakeholder management of various internal and external stakeholders and you are a problem solver when necessary
  • Responsible for optimal team performance
  • Identifies and reports deviations and, if necessary, takes appropriate measures
  • Manager for superintendents and lifting supervisor 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
  • An independent, practical and creative person who can solve problems, able to make 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.

Do you want to be a part of Van Oord?
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Nico Paardekooper

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