Operational Manager Yachting – Eekels Technology – Marpro Group – Zaandam

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Do you possess a solid experience in a managerial position within the maritime sector? Are you well versed in electrical engineering? Are you eager to bear responsibility for the operational management of the construction and delivery of complex projects in the field of electrical engineering and planning? If everything above mentioned describes you and the experience you possess, then act quickly and apply for this unique opportunity to join one of the main technology-oriented groups in the Netherlands!

On behalf of Eekels Technology, MARPRO is looking for an Operational Manager for the business unit Yachting based in Zaandam.

The business unit Yachting is one of the largest electrical system integrators within the Dutch yacht building industry and is active at various shipyards in the top segment of Dutch yacht building. As a system integrator, we are present from start to finish to design, install and commission all systems on board (own and third parties).

As Operational Manager Yachting, you are responsible for operational management of the construction and delivery of one or more projects. In this position, you can be deployed at one of the locations within the greater Amsterdam region (Monnickendam/Amsterdam).

Key duties

  • Ensuring that the project is delivered under your leadership of good quality, technically correct and within the set time and costs
  • Being able to deal with complex projects, both in the field of electrical engineering and planning
  • Being a point of contact for our clients, colleagues, suppliers and subcontractors
  • Managing a team of 15 to 40 own and hired employees
  • Acting as the link between the project team and the customer, steering based on quality, progress, costs, returns and deployment of people and materials
  • Working in close cooperation with the Technical Manager and the Project Manager, but also with fellow Operational Managers
  • Bearing responsibility for administrative work such as planning, work lists, checking worksheets, weekly statements, etc.
  • Monitoring compliance with the applicable safety regulations.

Professional Qualifications

  • Completed MBO 4 or bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience within the maritime sector
  • Experience in a managerial position
  • Commercial attitude and excellent communication skills
  • Proactive attitude, independent, customer-oriented and able to work well together
  • Good command of the Dutch and English languages in word and writing

Our client offers:

  • An attractive compensation package matching your skills and experience
  • The prospect of a profit-sharing scheme
  • The prospect of a study allowance for your children
  • Unique projects in superyacht building
  • Sports activities (outside) of work
  • An exciting opportunity to work in a dynamic environment surrounded by enthusiastic colleagues

The recruitment process is handled by MARPRO. For questions, please contact us on +31 6 5472 5675.

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About Eekels Technology:

For over 110 years, Eekels has been operating in the Marine & Offshore and Industry & Infrastructure markets. It’s employees, totaling almost 750, carry out projects and maintenance & service operations in technical automation, electrical engineering and mechanical engineering.

Eekels has specific expertise in electrical drive systems, shore power connection systems, marine automation systems and process automation. Eekels takes care of the entire process from engineering, panel building, implementation and start-up to maintenance and service.

Eekels is part of TBI, which, with over 6,200 employees, is one of the main technology-oriented groups in the Netherlands with a solid financial position.

Learn more about the company: https://www.eekels.com/

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