Job description

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Oceanwide is looking for multiple Masters who like to board towage vessels for sea and/port services. At Oceanwide you can board (sea) tug, shoalbuster or a Multicats. We have projects available in the Netherlands, Europe, Africa but also in the Middle East. The schedule they sail in the Netherlands can be 1-4 weeks, in Europe 4-6 weeks and in Africa/the Middle East 6-8 weeks. Starting from November/December 2023.

As a Master you can maneuver independently, preferably you have experience with ASD or Voith Schneider. You are responsible for the safe unloading, loading, and transport of ships/pontoons with or without cargo. Together with the chief engineer, you ensure that the ship is always in good condition.

Daily duties as a Master:

  • Independent maneuvering/watchkeeping.
  • Together with the chief engineer, monitors that the ship receives maintenance if necessary.
  • Maintaining administrative work.
  • You direct the crew. (minimal 3-6 persons).
  • Communicates with the customer, colleagues in the office, suppliers, etc.

Job requirements

As a Master, we expect the following from you:

  • Master certificate <3000 GT or no limitations. (500GT is also sufficient for port services). 
  • A Dutch COC Certificate is obliged
  • Able to start by November/December 2023
  • Experience with ASD or Voith Schneider is an advantage but not required. 
  • At least 6 months of experience on tug/work boats. 
  • Valid STCW certificates. 
  • Fluent in spoken and written English. 
  • You are stress-resistant and have good leadership skills. 
  • You are a go-getter, flexible and have strong communication skills.

Our offer

What do we offer an experienced Master?

  • Day rate salary (contact us for the details).
  • Fixed rotation if you like it from both sides.
  • A challenging job nearby or on a project in another country.
  • Pension via 'Merchant Navy Pension'.

Can't you wait to get started, or do you want additional information? Apply below with your CV or contact Oceanwide first for the possibilities and questions, we will be happy to answer them! 

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