BW Group is a leading global maritime company involved in shipping, floating infrastructure, deepwater oil & gas production, and new sustainable technologies. BW Group controls a fleet of over 400 ships transporting crude oil, oil products, and dry commodities, and comprises one of the largest gas fleets in the world with 190 LNG and LPG vessels. The group also has interests in the renewables space, and currently holds investments within solar, offshore wind, batteries, biofuels and water treatment. The group was founded by Sir YK Pao in Hong Kong in 1955 as World-Wide Shipping. In 2003, the group acquired Bergesen, Norway’s largest shipping company founded in 1935, and in 2005, the business was re-branded as BW. BW Group’s mission is to deliver energy for the world today and find solutions for tomorrow.
JOIN US FOR THE FUTURE
We are currently seeking:
In order to support our vision to be Best on Water, BW is looking for a highly motivated trainee that can assist in developing our technical operation together with our world class technical gas team. We are seeking a trainee with a marine technical background and with the mindset of tomorrow who will influence the efficiency and the way we work. Our trainee has profound knowledge and a passion for marine technical solutions and together with a team will influence our work processes with emerging technologies. Upon successful completion of the trainee period, there are potential opportunities for assignments within one of the technical segments in the BW Group, depending on the candidate’s preference and the organization's needs.
Our trainee will be a part of one of the leading management program in Norway, Maritime Trainee, which is organized for the industry by the Norwegian Shipowner’s Association (Rederiforbundet). The program lasts for 18 months and combines working in a world leading maritime company with an academic program with five modules planned to take place in Norway, Singapore and London. This program gives you an outstanding way to start your career. In BW, the trainee will spend time across various departments and get exposed to commercial, financial, legal and technical challenges. There is potential for spending parts of the trainee period in Singapore and to join one of our LNG carriers for a shorter sailing period.
The right candidate may have a background from the following marine disciplines:
- Master degree in Marine engineering, Marine Technology, Marine Automation or other Shipping related studies or in combination with Information Technology & Informatics, Marine Cybernetics or equivalent
- Great interest in development of technical solutions
- Excellent command of English
- Proactive with a strong personal drive
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Have a holistic perspective, without loosing attention to details
- Good data analytical skills
- Competitive terms
- International and highly competent working environment
- A challenging position and great opportunities for individual development
The position will be based in Oslo.
Please include your motivation letter, CV, and transcripts (higher education and high school or equivalent) in your application. For further information please contact: Serge Schwalenstocker, Head of New Building and New Technology phone: +47 41 50 14 48 or Kamilla Moestue Røstad, HR Manager, phone: +47 90 41 94 96.