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Technical Superintendent

Application end date: 15/09/23

Become a Technical Superintendent at Navquim

We are looking for a full-time Technical Superintendent (TSI) for our Rotterdam Office. In this role you can make the difference because there is where you press the buttons that ensure that our vessels are in excellent technical state, so they operate effectively worldwide. You are part of our Technical Department that keeps our vessels in top condition. You will manage 4 vessels and give technical advice and support to the technical crew members on board.


Your role

Being the first point of contact and technical reference of the vessel. You advise the

Masters and Chief Engineers of our vessels and you help the crew solving issues, by

phone, email or in person on board.

You lead and give guidance to dockings, repairs and maintenance on our chemical


Optimizer of the maintenance level and technical performance by using our Planned

Management System (PMS) Sertica.

In charge of drawing up, monitoring and reporting budgets for maintenance and repair.

Monitoring the logistics of the purchase orders.

Evaluating the technical deficiencies or wear and tear of the vessels.

Advising on necessary technical improvements.


What we expect from you

Licensed Chief Engineer with at least 5 years of service as Senior Officer on board Tankers

(chemical/oil/LPG) or with at least 3 years of experience as a TSI of an equivalent Shipping

Company, or a naval Architect with at least 3 years of service in a shipping company or

similar experience (i.e. Shipyard’s Surveyor, Class Inspector, TSI) in shipbuilding process,

engaged in engineering project, or relevant expertise which can be demonstrated from

your CV upon acceptance by Management;

Knowledge of PMS (preferable Sertica) and most other common computer software;

You have an excellent command in English, both spoken and written;

Good overall communication skills;

Able to set priorities and managing stress;

Team player;

Hands-on and results focussed mentality;

Ready to work outside of office hours;

Willing (or ready) to travel;

Full-time employment based in our Rotterdam office.


What we offer you

Working at Navquim Group means choosing to work and develop yourself in a dynamic and internationally operating company in an ever-changing industry. You will join a team-oriented and energetic department, with committed professional colleagues.

We offer you personal growth and development opportunities but also a Salary that matches your responsibilities and experience;

13th month

Bonus scheme;

A company car which also could be used privately;

Collective Health Insurance – costs are borne by the employer;

Pension scheme – costs are borne by the employer;


Who is Navquim?

Navquim is a shipping company with 15 chemical tankers. We partner with major petrochemical companies for chemical and oil marine transportation and provide unique services to our customers according to the highest industry standards and regulations. About 30 employees work at the office in Rotterdam. Our office in Marbella, Spain has approximately 15 colleagues. It is a pleasant, international team and there is an informal working atmosphere. Navquim Group is part of Sogestran Group, a French family-owned company and an expert in high value-added inland navigation and maritime transport solutions.



Does this challenging position appeal to you and do you recognise yourself in the above profile and you want to join our team? We look forward to hear from you!

Please apply by sending an email to including your CV, contact details, covering letter and other relevant documents.

The closing date is 15th September 2023.

After receipt of your application we will send our application procedure, which will explain to you how we will continue with your application.