Technical Assistant / Planner (M/F)

Come work at Rivertech as Technical Assistant / Planner (M/F)

Company: Rivertech B.V.
Location: Delta 60, 6825 MS Arnhem
Function: Technical Assistant / Planner
Employment: Fulltime (40h/wk)

Education level: Medium Vocational Level.
Field: Ship management, Office Management, Technical management, Facility Management.
Languages: Dutch, English and German fluent (verbal and in writing). French is a pre.

Department: Back Office Technical Department

As Technical Assistant / Planner at Rivertech you are an important link between our internal departments, our suppliers, our management, and the engineers on board the river cruisers that sail on major European waterways. In this dynamic position you will be working from our office in Arnhem, and you will be the assistant to the Technical Director.

Your tasks

  • Administrative support and assistance to the Technical Director.
  • Close cooperation with Technical Managers and Corporate Engineers for planning and logistic purposes.
  • Administration and distribution of Certificates and other mandatory ship related documents.
  • Cooperation with the Purchase department regarding orders and supplies.
  • Monitoring and execution of financial procedures, in cooperation with Finance department.
  • Assist with monitoring and planning of service requests and product orders.
  • Administration of incidents and accidents for insurance purpose.
  • Linking pin/communication between nautical and technical department in case of high/low water, emergencies, incidents, accidents, or other issues.

Your profile

  • Preferably you have professional experience in ship management or related industry as a technical assistant, management assistant or a similar role.
  • You enjoy working independently, are well-organized and a team player.
  • You have good knowledge of written and spoken English and German. French would be nice.
  • Expert knowledge of MS Office is essential, and you are keen to work with other digital applications that are used in the company.
  • You are a flexible self-starter, with a proactive attitude.

We offer

  • A young, enthusiastic well skilled team in a growing company.
  • An informal and open-minded culture.
  • Flexible working hours, laptop, phone.
  • 26 vacation days.
  • Competitive salary.

If you recognize yourself in the above, please send your resume with motivation to:

If you still have questions or would like more information, please contact Marianne Hendriks by email: or by phone: 06-51997060.


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