Technical Leader – Arctic Explorer

Norwegian Travel Company is one of the leading tour operators in the country. Our goal is to set the standard for experience-based tourism in Norway, and we are now looking for a Technical Leader to be part of this journey. We offer Northern Lights cruises, whale watching, and other cruises. Our boats consists of MV Aurora Explorer (144 p), MS Leone (12 p), MS Strøndstad (87 p) Åhav (55 p) and Fjordskyss (33 p).

Technical LeaderWhat is the job about?

You will have the overall technical responsibility for our boats. This includes a close collaboration with other personnel in the company as well as the authorities. We are looking for someone to further develop the maintenance system on the boats. The position will report to the General Manager, and together you will map out a plan for carrying out all necessary maintenance. You will be in touch with supervisory authorities, including annual inspections and follow-up of certificates. Our company is constantly developing, and we want you to contribute to further develop the boats, as well as evaluate and develop other products / boats.

Who are you?

You have a technical education, and building and putting things together is a major motivational factor for you. We are committed to doing things properly and responsibly and we’ll appreciate your support and help keeping things on the right track. The person we are looking for has the right combination of education and experience. You might currently work for another shipping company, in the aquaculture industry, in a technical workshop or on board a larger vessel.

Your skills

  • Technical education, experience from a similar position can make up for the lack of formal education.

  • Maritime experience

  • Operational experience from technical operation of ships is desirable

  • Good understanding of IT systems

Your key qualities

  • Good leader

  • Well-organised and structured

  • Ability to think long-term and strategically

  • Flexible and solution-oriented

  • Good at communicating in Norwegian and English

We offer

  • Competitive salary and benefits

  • The chance to participate in developing an attractive workplace

  • Great colleagues

  • A unique opportunity to work in a fast-growing company

About us

We aspire to provide all our guests with exciting and genuine experiences in Norway across all our destinations, whether it’s dog sledding, Northern Lights or snowmobiling, our gondola in Romsdalen or the picturesque accommodation and activities in Lofoten.

Not only is this a unique opportunity to join an exciting industry, but also a chance to be part of a committed team dedicated to sharing the wonders of Norway with the rest of the world.

The backbone of our organisation is our core values, our DNA. It is the mind, spine and heart in each of us, and the guidelines for everything we do:

  • Creating value

  • Being authentic

  • Caring

It is imperative that you wholeheartedly support and live by these values.

Norwegian Travel Company is an ambitious company who believes in the combination of hard work, commitment to excellence and above all a safe, healthy, and productive workplace. Our head office is situated in Tromsø city centre with different locations all over Norway, and we are still growing. We look forward to hearing from you soon

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Why travel with Norwegian Travel?

Norwegian Travel is a premium brand aiming to offer high-quality experience-based tourism in selected unique destinations in Norway. From the fjords to the mountains. From the sandy beaches to the rough cliffs. From urban buzz to the massive stillness of the old mountains. We wish to inspire people to explore the treasures to be found in Norway. At our destinations you can explore amazing nature, good food and exciting activities all year round.

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