Survey International Traineeship 2018

Functieomschrijving Survey International Traineeship 2018

The “Made to Measure” traineeship is a unique opportunity to prepare you for executing and supervising challenging international dredging and offshore projects. After four weeks of intensive training, you will be sent to one of our project locations as a trainee surveyor. You will return to the office on several occasions for evaluation and support.

Your responsibilities
During the traineeship, you will be involved in performing various measurements (hydrographical, surveying, offshore, environmental monitoring). You will also be responsible for supplying data, making volume calculations and identifying and solving problems. After completion of the traineeship, you will have sufficient knowledge and skills to continue your survey career at Van Oord.

Functie-eisen Survey International Traineeship 2018

  • A higher vocational or university degree in ocean technology, hydrography or similar
  • At the most two years working experience as a surveyor
  • A good command of English
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • A flexible attitude and willingness to work abroad for shorter or longer periods
  • Personal characteristics such as being immune to stress, a result-driven attitude, a team player and enterprising


Van Oord is a leading global contractor in dredging, hydraulic engineering and offshore projects (oil, gas and wind). We are an innovative partner for our clients and have been contributing to the infrastructure of tomorrow's world for over a hundred years. Our people are committed, enterprising professionals with a passion for water and technology.


We can offer you a challenging working environment with every opportunity for personal and professional development.

Contact informatie

Apply online by using this link.

Not ready to apply yet? Please contact Pieter van Bodegom (E:, T: +31 88 8268068) for more information or other career opportunities at Van Oord.

Please do not send your application to my email address. Only online applications through the Van Oord website will be processed. You can upload your resume and motivation by using the apply button underneath the vacancy.