Företag: Svitzer Scandinavia AB

Marine Superintendent

Svitzer is the leading marine towage operator in Scandinavia and for the right candidate we offer a challenging opportunity to join a winning team in maintaining this position. By working closely with our clients you will enable us to continue to earn their business every single day.

For our Scandinavian head office, situated at Nya Varvet in Gothenburg, we are looking for a Marine superintendent to support the heart of our business. The position reports to our Operations Manager and the successful candidate will be responsible for providing marine expertise and ensure all vessels and crew meet their safety, environmental and operational requirements.  

Your responsibilities will cover managing and coordinating marine safety and quality activities, ensuring the company’s fleet of tugs are operated in a safe and efficient manner in compliance with all relevant regulatory and company requirements. Although the role is situated in Gothenburg, Sweden, the role includes frequent travel to other ports in Scandinavia.

Qualifications and personal competencies:

You have experience and/or a degree from the maritime industry, for example nautical, seagoing, chartering, port- or agency operations. If you have worked at sea, that is a distinct advantage. A strong sense for service-mindedness, ease in communicating through all levels in an organization and ability to build sustainable working relationships is a must. 

In order to succeed in this role you need to be fluent in Swedish, Danish or Norwegian and have an excellent command of verbal and written English. You should also master the following:

  • Proficient in IT systems including Microsoft office 
  • Familiar with Maritime Rules and Regulation, Codes and Guidelines, ISM Code and ISPS requirements

Preferred start date:

As soon as possible

Application deadline:

No later than 13th of July 2014. Applicants will be reviewed, assessed and interviewed continuously. 

Further Information

Please contact Mats Gruvefeldt, Head of Operations at +46 (31) 10 97 00 and/or HR Johan Gratschew at: +46 761 26 33 65


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