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Superintendent

Due to reaching the retirement age of a colleague from the technical department, Wijnne Barends is looking for a fulltime Superintendent

As Superintendent, you are responsible for keeping vessels in the fleet assigned to you in good condition. You maintain close contact with ships officers, suppliers, classification societies and various departments within Wijnne Barends like crewing, chartering and the financial administration among others. You also visit vessels regularly and coordinate docking and repairs on site.

Job requirements
You have had training as chief engineer at a higher vocational level. In addition, experience as chief engineer is preferred. You are familiar with planned maintenance/monitoring and you have an affinity with automated processes between ship and office. For this function it is important that you are a team player, can work independently and are cost-conscious. If you have no problem with traveling frequently, good communication skills, master the Dutch and English language and have no 9 to 5 mentality, this function is a challenge for you. Relevant work experience in a similar position is an advantage.

Core tasks
Daily technical guidance of the ships;
• Planned maintenance monitoring and follow up;
• Incidental and periodic maintenance and inspections;
• Management of the ship’s certificates;
• Implementation of (new) laws and regulations on board the vessels;
• In turn, 24-hour helpline (alarm phone).

Offer
Wijnne Barends is a dynamic company, situated at a unique location in the port of Delfzijl, is active in (sea) transport, ship management, storage and handling. It is a versatile function in a pleasant-no-nonsense-working atmosphere with excellent working conditions.

Application
When interested you can send your application letter and CV to Wijnne Barends,
attn Esther Bakema, HR manager, Postbus 123, 9930 AC Delfzijl or via e-mail to e.bakema@wijnnebarends.com.