Location(s): 

Terneuzen, NL

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Diver


Wärtsilä is a world leader in marine technology and leading the industry's transformation towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. With the world’s widest portfolio and service network, we – Wärtsilians - deliver efficient, safe and sustainable integrated products and solutions to enhance the business of our customers. The opportunities presented through digitalisation and new technologies are offering a new era of shipping. Did you know that shipping is the world’s most efficient mode of transportation and that approximately 80% of world trade is carried by sea?

We want to change the course towards an interconnected and cleaner maritime future and are constantly on the lookout for future-oriented talent to join our team and to work towards enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?

 

We are now looking for a 

 

Commercial Diver 

 

to join our team. 

 

The position is permanent and full-time, connected to our office in Terneuzen, Netherlands. 

 

Candidates should reside within a daily commuting distance from our office and be European citizens or hold a permanent residency visa.

 

What will you be doing
 
In this position, you will have the chance to make your mark on the shipping industry. You will be responsible for maintaining and repairing vessels and offshore structures locally and globally, ranging from standard upkeep tasks to high-end repair projects.


Your main duty will be to perform diving tasks in line with your capabilities. You will work under the guidance of experienced diving supervisors and alongside a skilled team of co-workers who are passionate about their work. In addition to diving, you may also be involved in on-site support activities, such as working on deck, in engine rooms, or helping with preparation, mobilization, demobilization, and maintenance within our workshops


The ideal candidate should have a genuine passion for the shipping industry and technical work. You must have a proactive problem-solving mindset, strong work ethic, punctuality, and a continuous learning willingness to succeed in this role.


By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to contribute to our success while expanding your knowledge and expertise in the field.

 

What are your main tasks and responsibilities?
 

  • You will be primarily tasked with performing basic dive services and supporting activities as part of a larger Wartsila team, contributing to basic and advanced dive service operations.
  • You'll often participate in various logistical aspects of diving operations, guided by our workshop teams. This involves assisting in the preparation, organization, and maintenance of diving equipment.

 

What do we expect from you?
 

  • Hold a valid commercial diving certificate, preferably under the Dutch Certification scheme.
  • Be medically qualified for commercial diving.
  • Have a background or experience in any mechanical field or welding. This would be considered a plus.
  • Be familiar with Microsoft Office applications, such as Word and Excel. This is necessary for performing administrative tasks.
  • Have good team and communication skills. 
  • Be fluent in English, both verbal and written. Fluency in Dutch is a plus.
  • Have the ability to work under pressure and be flexible when it comes to last-minute changes.
  • Be open to working very frequently overtime, on weekends, and public holidays.

 

Growth opportunities
 

 

We are committed to creating a supportive work environment that encourages career development and progression. As a team member, you will have access to ongoing coaching and guidance from our in-house experts. They will offer valuable insights and knowledge to help you enhance your abilities.
 

In addition, we provide a range of internal and external courses designed to improve your expertise and enable you to excel in your role. These courses will equip you with the necessary knowledge and practical skills to succeed in your position and
 

We strongly believe in empowering our employees to achieve mastery in their field, and we are dedicated to providing resources and opportunities that help you grow personally and professionally. 

 

Why you and us
 
We at Wärtsilä believe in empowerment, ownership, and taking responsibility for our work. We support each other’s growth, and co-creation is the factual basis of our innovation. We dare to see opportunities and take initiative.
 
We are authentic and honest, and we strongly believe that you can accomplish so much more by being your own true self. We don’t always get it right the first time, and if mistakes are made, we make sure to learn and grow from them. We want everyone to voice their opinions freely. That is why we have built an environment that empowers you and everyone around you and allows you to feel safe and cared for. Are you eager to be part of this ambition?
 
We have an amazing team, and we are excited about our work and its impact on building sustainable societies. We are looking to find a colleague with a shared passion for smart technologies and a sustainable future.
 
Contact & next steps
 
We hope to hear from you soon. Please submit your application through our careers portal, and we will keep you updated throughout the process.
 
For further questions, please contact Dive Manager Marco Snoek by email or phone at marco.snoek@wartsila.com or +31613135750 (only for questions from direct job applicants; applications through email will not be recorded or responded to).
 
Welcome to join us in shaping the decarbonization of marine and energy!

 

Last application date: 15/06/2024 

 

At Wärtsilä we value, respect and embrace all our differences, and are committed to diversity, inclusion and equal employment opportunities; everyone can be their true self and succeed based on their job-relevant merits and abilities. 

 

This is Wärtsilä 

Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. Our team of 17,800 professionals, in more than 280 locations in 79 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on www.wartsila.com

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