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Experience working on our workboats

Being part of our crew on board of our vessels you will work in a schedule of 4 weeks on/off when working in Europe, or 6 weeks on/off when working outside of Europe.

Working on our larger vessels (>40Tons BP) you will be part of a team of 5 to 8 people to get the work done on a daily basis. As a standard you will be working 12 hours per day, if needed some overtime get the job done.

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Working at van Wijngaarden Marine Services B.V.

Being part of our crew you will experience to work closely with our office team, you will experience being part of this family owned-company requires flexibility from all parties involved. We have a culture where we listen to each other with respect and are willing to support each other’s needs.

Van Wijngaarden Marine Services employs officers who completed their education to Maritime Officers ( Maroff) at Dutch Nautical schools.

As a Maroff you will experience our Maroff Development Program where we train and guide our crew from Junior Maroff to Senior Maroff and eventually to become a Captain. You will get regular appraisals to match your skills and competences against the requirements for your next position.

Ready for a new step?
Send an open application

We are always looking for knowledge or skill, please contact Hilda van Veen (HR) or Peter De Smet (Operations Director) at telephone number +31 (0) 184 490 244 or send an e-mail to Don't be shy, apply!

Why work at

Van Wijngaarden Marine Services B.V.

You will experience to work in an open culture where you are being coached to work together in a team.

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Office in Hardinxveld-Giessendam

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Working in Europe, Falkland Islands and World Wide

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Steady teams on board and in the office

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11 People working in our office to support you. 51 People working on our fleet

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Equal chances for all positions

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Average age 35 years

Our stories

We experience many wonderful things every day. Read about our most recent activities here.


New DP2 Multicat 3713 with future name ‘Waddenstroom’.

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VWMS takes a Tideman 700 tender into service

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New vessel under the name “Waalstroom”

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Working at
Maritime Services

Van Wijngaarden Marine Services offers worldwide maritime services to the transport and renewables sector, dredging industry, offshore companies (oil & gas) and the inland and open sea shipping. Our fleet Tugs, Shoalbusters, Multicats and Multipurpose workboats are equipped with modern deck-equipment, cosy and clean accommodation, and some with DP systems. The engine power installed is within the range of 730 HP to 3957 HP with consequently a bollard pull between 10 and 61,8 ton.