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Region: Worldwide

Sector: Oil & Gas

Function description maritime vacancy Storekeeper

To prepare waste and dangerous goods for shipping in accordance with the International Maritime Organisation’s Resolutions (IMO / SOLAS)

To initiate and implement approved improvements to the store set up

Proper storage of chemicals and/or hazardous substances

To ensure familiarisation of personnel with the job and their individual tasks.

All activities to fulfil the responsibilities

To keep the stores orderly and tidy

To issue tools, consumables, rigging and other materials including PPE from the store to the workforce in a controlled manner

To issue proper instructions to the user when necessary

To make inspection rounds around the vessel to check storage of materials

To execute work orders for maintenance, inspection and / or repair of hand tools and equipment

To keep the store administration up-to-date

To monitor and keep records of carried out maintenance, stock records and issued materials and equipment and report to the Chief Storekeeper

To prepare and check manifests and associated documents for outgoing shipping

To check received materials against the manifest, delivery note or invoice for correct number and size and inspect materials on physical condition

To ensure that the paint- and chemical stores are properly maintained and stocked

To regularly check stock of gas and oxygen and report requirements and damages to Chief Storekeeper

To check certification and condition of rigging (through colour coding) and report to the Chief Storekeeper

To maintain the Store Department Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) database

To supervise store personnel and train new personnel assigned to him.

To report substandard conditions and /or activities

To withdraw defective tools or equipment, non-certified and/or defective rigging or personal fall protection equipment (PFPE) from circulation and to instruct personnel on the correct use of tools and/or equipment.


Function demands maritime vacancy Storekeeper

MBO / MTS / intermediate technical school or equivalent

Additional training in warehouse management and logistics

IMO International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG) training

Good knowledge of MS Office applications

Fluent in English language verbally and in writing

Safety harness inspection course

Rigging & lifting course.

Minimum of 3 years’ experience in working independent

Minimum of 3 years’ experience in offshore logistics and warehousing

Company description

Oceanwide is an international provider of diversified manpower services focused mainly on the Maritime and Offshore / Energy industries.

The history of Oceanwide dates back to 1976 when the first office was established in Vlissingen, the Netherlands. Throughout the years, Oceanwide has been recognized as a worldwide supplier of qualified maritime and offshore personnel.

Oceanwide works out of two regions. In Europe, we have offices in the Netherlands, Vlissingen and Den Helder, Latvia, St. Petersburg and Cyprus and in the USA region we have offices in Houston, New Orleans and Ciudad del Carmen. We also have a number of owned branch and recruitment offices that support Oceanwide activities. With our offices and agent network, we are able to provide first class service to all of our clients.

Our services include all steps of international manpower services specified for the dedicated business sector. 

Maritime crew, offshore staff and technical personnel are trained and certified according to international standards such as ISO, CMO + MLC, IMCA, and STCW.

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Oceanwide Netherlands
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Phone number:
Bellamypark 3
4381 CG
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