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Crew Operator (40 hours/week)



Crew Operator (40 hours/week)


Our fleet has grown considerably through new building and acquisition of vessels. At Middelburg headquarters, we also need to expand in order to facilitate the fleet growth. Therefore, we are looking for a suitable candidate to strengthen our crewing department.


The right candidate will have the task of coordinate the assigned vessels, together with our Operations, Commercial and HR Department, and will be responsible for the quantitative and qualitative crew planning of our fleet.


Job description

-       Planning of crew onboard Seacontractors vessels and take appropriate action in case of required changes in planning

-       Liaising with vessels and crew members about crew planning

-       Monitoring the validity of crewmembers’ documents (i.e. passport, certificate of competency, medical certificates, visa etc.)

-       Maintaining proper records of onboard / leave days of own crew

-       Taking care of administrative settlement concerning placement of candidates, proper contracts and timesheets

-       Keeping knowledge of local (Flag State) and international regulations (IMO/STCW) and visa requirements up-to-date

-       Keeps data in the crew management program up to date

-       Liaising with crew agencies regarding planning of hired seafarers

-       Build and maintain contact with (crew) agents worldwide

-       Control of invoices and declarations

-       Planning crew for training

-       Periodically visits our vessels



-       MBO-/HBO-level education;

-       A minimum of 2-5 years working experience in a similar planning role;

-       Experience in shipping industry and multicultural environment is a plus, but at least proven interest in the maritime industry

-       Experience with recruiting

-       Team player with a flexible and committed approach to work;

-       Interpersonal skill with the ability to communicate at all levels both internally and externally.

-       Excellent verbal and written knowledge of the Dutch & English language.

-       The ability to work under pressure


What we offer

-       A challenging and independent position in a growing organization;

-       A position for 40 hours per week;

-       A young and enthusiastic team to work with.



-       Please send your CV and motivation letter to

For more information about this vacancy, please contact us at +31(0)118 410 520. 

Note - acquisition for this vacancy is not appreciated.

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