Careers at Safeway

Is your 2nd nature problem solving and are you up for a challenge? As Operations Manager Taiwan you are responsible for both technical and operational project services during the preparation and execution phase. Your clients are internal project managers, external clients, subcontractors, and suppliers for which you will act as first point of contact for any operational issues which may arise. You will provide input to engineers and report to Manager Operations in the Netherlands. Safety is a key value in your way of working as well as contribution to continues improvement.

Key Tasks/Responsibilities

· Communicator, problem solver, hands on

· Able to handle unforeseen situations. Act professional and is a team-player.

· Able to expand local Taiwan operations.

· First point of contact to Taiwanese clients and Taiwan offshore based Safeway operators.

· Arrange topics such as crewing, visa and spare parts when required in close corporation with clients and Safeway organisation

· Independent and self-starting

· Close corporation with the head office in the Netherlands

· Direct reporting to the Operations Manager in the Netherlands

· Setup local supply chain for maintenance and spare parts

· Anticipates problems and takes preventive action

· Organize, manage and supervise equipment mobilisations and demobilisations

Working as a Operations Manager Taiwan means that you will prepare and coordinate maintenance and technical issues. You are responsible for all coordination of Taiwan based Safeway equipment and personnel. You will take appropriate action related to improvements resulting from lessons learned in order to implement for future work.

Education/certificates

· Professional Education in Economy and Technical/ logistics,

· Offshore Certificates are preferred

· Offshore medical preferred

Experience

· Minimum of 3 years relevant experience in a maritime project environment

· Relevant experience in Offshore and/or Wind industry is preferred

Other Requirements

· Fluent in spoken and written in English

· Willingness to travel (both on and offshore)

· no 9 to 5 mentality

· Stress resistant

· Standard MS Office abilities

· Flexible and able to adapt to changing situations

· General knowledge of offshore and/or offshore wind vessels is preferred

Any questions? Call us! Our colleagues will answer all your questions.

Do not hesitate and contact us or send your cv to recruitment@vanaalstgroup.com

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Project Manager Safeway

We are looking for a motivated person with a technical background and experience in the industrial and/of maritime sector. You are at your best when making schedules, ensured that all parties involved know what needs to be done to achieve the planning and the goals agreed upon. You are an analytical and strategic thinker who keeps the overview. As Project Manager you are responsible for the design, construction and delivery of a new Safeway. This can be a modification or improvement of the current system which is built in series, or a custom made project. You manage the project team by coaching and delegating, you keep control on the costs and quality. Internally, the project team consists of engineering, assembly, work preparation and purchasing, externally these are engineering and production partners and the Notified Body. You work structured within your own projects and use your source of knowledge and experience to provide input to current business processes to improve them and prepare them for the growth ambition of Safeway B.V. As Project Manager you report to the Manager Engineering of Safeway B.V.

We Ask:

  • Master/Bachelor’s degree Mechanical Engineering (or comparable) or proven experience on this level
  • At least 5 years of experience in a similar position
  • Experience in maritime/offshore markets is preferred
  • Experience in leading a team and achieving targets
  • Experience in controlling financial progress as well as progress with the client and suppliers
  • Proactive, stress resistant, independent and flexible
  • Decisive, accurate and quality minded
  • Excellent skills of Dutch and English language, spoken and written as well as excellent communication skills

We offer:

  • An open and informal company culture with enthusiastic colleagues
  • An environment where your input is appreciated and stimulated
  • A versatile and independent position in a dynamic, international operating company
  • Great possibilities for personal development and education
  • Excellent terms of employment

For questions and more information you can contact Pieter de Jong: pdj@vanaalstgroup.com or call 06 239 571 13.

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Medewerker montage / Monteur

Wij zoeken een persoon met een technische achtergrond en ervaring in de industriële en maritieme/offshore sector. Je gaat je bezighouden met het assembleren van nieuwbouw loopbruggen maar je zult ook onderhoud plegen aan bestaande machines. Je doet dit in samenwerking met de voorman assemblage van Safeway B.V. en een team van subcontractors. Aangezien de separate onderdelen en de totale opbouw van de machine te groot is om binnen op te bouwen en op te slaan, zul je voornamelijk buiten werken. Dit vereist tevens een mate van handigheid en creativiteit om de montage en het onderhoud uit te voeren. Als medewerker montage / monteur rapporteer je aan de Site Manager van Safeway B.V.

Wij vragen

  • Afgeronde MBO opleiding werktuigbouwkunde (of vergelijkbaar) of aantoonbare ervaring op dit niveau
  • Ervaring in de maritieme/offshore sector is een pre
  • VCA-basis
  • Heftruck en hoogwerker certificaat
  • Technische tekeningen kunnen lezen
  • Kunnen werken met/aan hydraulische systemen
  • Proactief, stressbestendig, zelfstandig en flexibel
  • Accuraat en kwaliteitsgericht
  • Beheersing van de Nederlandse en Engelse taal in woord en geschrift

Wij bieden

  • Een veelzijdige, technische functie in een dynamische werkomgeving
  • Een open bedrijfscultuur met enthousiaste collega’s
  • Een omgeving waar jouw inbreng wordt gestimuleerd en gewaardeerd
  • Goede arbeidsvoorwaarden en mogelijkheid tot opleiding


Mechanical Engineer Safeway

We are looking for a motivated person with experience in the industrial and/of maritime sector. As Mechanical Engineer you are responsible for the design, construction and the construction files of Safeway parts. This can be a modification or improvement for the current system, or a custom made project. You are at your best when a design is properly transferred into drawings and documents to be used by the purchaser and manufacturer to realise your design.

You are an analytical person who makes and checks drawings and calculations. You can draft design specifications and you are familiar with offshore design standards. You have the knowledge of materials, dimensioning and tolerances. You will guide and check the output from external engineering companies. Furthermore you give your support during production, assembly and testing of the gangway.

You work structured within the project team and use your source of knowledge and experience to improve current business processes to support the growth ambition of Safeway B.V.

As Mechanical Engineer you report to the Manager Engineering of Safeway B.V.

We ask

  • Bachelor’s degree Mechanical Engineering
  • At least 3 years of experience in a similar position
  • Experience in maritime/offshore markets is preferred
  • Experience in 2D / 3D CAD software (preferable Solid Works / AutoCAD), document management and ERP software
  • Basic knowledge of electro-hydraulic systems
  • Proactive, stress resistant, independent and flexible
  • Decisive, accurate and quality minded
  • Excellent skills of Dutch and English language, spoken and written as well as excellent communication skills

We offer

  • An open and informal company culture with enthusiastic colleagues
  • An environment where your input is appreciated and stimulated
  • A versatile and independent position in a dynamic, international operating company
  • Great possibilities for personal development and education
  • Excellent terms of employment


For questions and more information you can contact Pieter de Jong: pdj@vanaalstgroup.com or 06 239 571 13.


Interested in working at Safeway?

Do you want to work within an innovative, dynamic and fast growing organisation focused on state of the art technology? At Safeway we focus on joint results, we pay attention to the person behind the employee and we work together in a relaxed atmosphere. Send your application with motivation and CV to: hr@vanaalstgroup.com.

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