Deep Sea Pilot/Offshore VTS Operator - Redwise-DCP

Deep Sea Pilot/ Offshore VTS Operator Redwise-DCP

As Deep Sea pilot you will be the specialist in the nautical field in the North Sea, English Channel, Irish Sea and Skagerrak. You advise the master and the bridge team with regard to the safe navigation of the vessel through one of the busiest seas in the world and communicate with the local VTS and pilot stations.
Besides being a Deep Sea Pilot you can also be trained to become an Offshore VTS Operator.
An Offshore VTS Operator ensures optimal and efficient handling of shipping traffic around a particular ship or platform in the offshore industry. You observe active traffic by Radar  AIS, VHF and other modern navigation equipment and closely works with guard-vessels. You recognize potential situations that may endanger the safety of the project and / or shipping, and you take action to mitigate risk.


We require

You are either a licensed Deep Sea Pilot or are willing to be trained to become one through our in-house training program. In order to be admitted to the training program you must be in possession of the certificate "Master of All Ships", a bachelor degree and a certificate of conformity. Besides you have a minimum of 4 year experience as a captain. You are able to build a good relationship in a relatively short time with the bridge team.

If you need further information or do you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us and call 033-4217860. Please send your resume to for the attention of Brenda van Bezooijen or Martijn van der Vliet.

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We hope to welcome you on board!