Heerema Group

Shift Foreman

Would you like to be part of Heerema's record-breaking projects?

Shift Foreman
HFP Deck Crew

HFP Deck Crew

Offshore

Offshore

Bachelor

Bachelor

Professional

Professional

A unique maritime adventure

At Heerema Marine Contractors, we do something new every day. We operate the world's largest crane vessels and with them we transport, install, and remove offshore structures for the offshore energy markets. Our projects range from installing wind turbines, removing retired offshore oil and gas platforms, and installing platforms up to 50,000 metric tons. By joining us, you will play an important part in our unique maritime adventure.

You role in the story

The Shift Foreman reports to the Assistant Superintendent and is co-responsible for implementing Heerema projects offshore. You will be responsible for carrying out offshore projects in accordance with guidelines and in consultation with the Assistant Superintendent. Your responsibilities also include instructing and guiding crane operators, rigger foremen and subcontractors.

Who will you work with?

You will work with a professional and an experienced international deck crew.

Is this the job for you?
  • Technical and maritime knowledge at senior vocational (MBO) or bachelor level;
  • Minimum of 5 years' of experience in a leading position on deck;
  • Experience with rigging, lifting, scaffolding and offshore construction work;
  • Excellent command of Dutch and English, both spoken and written;
  • Proven leadership skills and a practical, result orientated, problem solving mindset.

Here is what it takes to be a real Heerema colleague

  • Learning mindset, which means being open to feedback, curious, and eager to learn;
  • Personal leadership which means you are an entrepreneur at heart, have the mindset of a founder and take control of your own work and development.

Working at Heerema Marine Contractors

Making the impossible possible offshore, this is what drives us at Heerema! To execute our offshore projects we must innovate, engineer and develop to find solutions for our clients' challenges. We are passionate about sustainability and are guided by our Sustainability Roadmap to reduce our impact on the planet. Working with Heerema means working in an international, informal, and friendly environment where you will meet likeminded and passionate colleagues.

Here's why people love working with us
  • International environment and challenging projects;
  • Extensive onboarding process and oceans of opportunities to develop;
  • Development program to allow your talents to flourish;
  • Excellent perks and benefits, including an offshore allowance, interesting bonus structure and excellent pension and insurance;
  • Nice cabin spaces, fitness facilities, excellent catering and other recreational activities on board;
  • High focus on safety and sustainability. 

Is this your dream job? Put in your application now!

We are looking forward to hearing from you. We are interested in your CV, but we mainly want to find out more about your ambitions, your personality, and what is your motivation to succeed. So be sure to include a brief cover letter explaining why you are the perfect fit for this position. So hit the button, apply, and make the impossible possible with Heerema. We'd love to meet you!

So hit the button, apply, and make the impossible possible with Heerema. We’d love to meet you!

The application process

The application process will consist of two interviews and contract negotiations. At the end of the process, we will cordially welcome you aboard.

Ready to join our team?

Richard Buskens
Richard Buskens

Recruiter

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