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Ship Master

Several of our clients in Western Europe are looking for a Ship’s Master. As a Ship’s Master you’re responsible for the management of all shipboard operations.

Furthermore, you’ll take position as the authority to request the company’s assistance, if necessary and to appoint a safety officer on board who is responsible to report deficiencies to you.


  • The safe and efficient day-to-day operation of the vessel and crew and protection of the interests of the company.
  • Complying with the international/national laws of navigation.
  • To familiarize yourself with all aspects of the vessel including her equipment.
  • Implementation and maintenance of the Safety Management System on board.
  • Monitoring and reviewing the Safety Management System and reporting any deficiencies to the company.
  • To ensure that crew documents and ships certificates are valid.
  • Continuously optimize ship’s energy balance and pay attention to the ecological awareness of the crew.
  • Reporting defects to the company and other matters with implications for safe operations or pollution risk which require the assistance of the company.
  • Maintain vessels administration and ensure that all documentation is kept up to date.
  • Reporting accidents, incidents, non-conformances and near misses to the office.
  • Communication with the company in case of incidents.
  • Pay attention to cost control in all aspects of the operations.
  • Training of deck officers in maneuvering skills.


Who are you?

  • You preferably are in possession of a DP certificate.
  • You have the European nationality; the vessel will be sailing for Ocean Infinity in European projects in the coming year.


  • You master both administration and maneuvering skills.

What we offer you
Because several of our clients are requiring this position, a description of the conditions of employment will be send to you further on in the process. But you can expect them all to be well-established companies that take good care of their staff and offer market-compliant terms.

How to apply
If you want to apply, please send your motivation letter and CV in English to, together with your Certificate of Competence (COC) and day rate.

In case you have any questions about the vacancy or the procedure, please reach out to Arjenne Koster-Vroegindeweij via