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We are looking for candidates for the following position in our Aberdeen office

Crewing Officer (1 FTE)

We are looking for candidates for the following position in our Aberdeen office

Crewing Officer (1 FTE)

Deeside Crewing Services (DSC) LTD operates from Aberdeen, supplying crews to the Vroon Offshore Services’ fleet of emergency response and rescue vessels. DSC LTD forms part of our Offshore Services Division, with further offices in Breda and Den Helder (NL), Genoa (IT) and Singapore. The Aberdeen-managed vessels are active mainly in the North Sea area, with a few vessels operating in Trinidad and Tobago. Our most important objective is making our customers successful by providing safe and highly efficient shipping services and offshore-support solutions.


What will you do?

Forming part of the Crewing team, you are responsible for:

  • Managing crew changes for your assigned vessels;
  • Arranging crew travel for on- and off-signing crew and managing crew travel costs;
  • Ensuring that crew members’ documentation (e.g. passport, visa, certificates of competency, medical certificates) is valid and up-to-date;
  • Ensuring all crew members attend necessary courses and possess relevant certificates, in accordance with the Company training matrix;
  • Ensuring that accurate and timely information is passed to relevant departments, agents, agencies and crew members;
  • Addressing and solving crewing problems for assigned vessels;
  • Booking medicals: ENG1s, fit-to-return-to-work medicals, consultations etc.;
  • Participating in the Crewing team’s duty rota;
  • Keeping the personnel system up-to-date;
  • Visiting and maintaining good communications with assigned vessels;
  • Complying with applicable environmental, quality, health and safety rules.


What do we offer?

We believe that to be an employer of choice, we need to take care of our employees. This is why, if you join our team, you will enjoy benefits such as:

  • A salary in line with the market; 
  • Excellent private healthcare with added extras;
  • Competitive gym membership.


Who are we looking for?

Our preferred candidate has:

  • A  degree in Business Administration (or equivalent);
  • Relevant experience in a similar role, preferably in the shipping industry;
  • Excellent computer skills;
  • Ability to work well within a team and adhere to deadlines;
  • Innovation skills, is able to take initiatives and has a creative mind;
  • An open-minded attitude and is happy to work both in a team and on own initiative;
  • Willingness to work outside regular office hours, when required.


Only candidates eligible to live and work in the United Kingdom will be considered for this role.

Job information:

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For more information, please contact our HR Officer Linzi Adam (+44 (0)1224 578330)

Applications in English, including curriculum vitae, should be addressed to careers@uk.vroonoffshore.com.


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