Maritime Trainee

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier ASA
Maritime Trainee

The energy transition towards renewables is ongoing and, over the last 10 years, Fred. Olsen Windcarrier has been a key part of this exciting journey. We are trusted worldwide for delivering precise marine operations and supporting global partners with installation and maintenance services for offshore wind parks – heavier, higher, faster.

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier is now preparing for the future by looking for an newly graduate to join The Norwegian Shipowners' Association´s Maritime Trainee program as a Fred. Olsen Windcarrier employee. The Maritime Trainee program is one of the leading marine trainee programs in Norway, since 2005 more than 240 trainees and 40 companies have been part of the program.

About the program

The program will start in august 2023 and has a length of 18 months. During this 18 months you will be working in the company and rotation between different departments and roles. 

During the program you will participate in five academic modules in Norway, Singapore and London. The focus of the academic modules will be:

1) Climate, environment and sustainability,

2) Digitization and new technology

3) Knowledge across the ocean industries

What we are looking for

We are looking for an individual with great potential to be further developed and that is seeking an career within Maritime Industry.

To be a part of the program you are a newly graduated candidate, or with a few years work experience. 

Examples of relevant qualifications would be:

  • Masters degree within technology, digitalisation, economics or law (other relevant educational background will also be considered)
  • Exposure to different cultures and locations through International experience during studies or work will be a benefit
  • Good communications skills

To be successful as a Maritime trainee candidates should be passionate about climate change, be self-driven and have a positive mindset. 

We also believe you have: 

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment, and the ability of work effectively with people at all levels of the organization
  • A doer mentality, to get the job done 

We offer

As a maritime trainee you will be permanent employed in Fred. Olsen Windcarrier and you will move into a new role within the organisastion when your trainee program has ended. During the program you will receive an internal mentor to support you during the program.   

For the right candidates we offer a working environment based on having fun, being innovative and with plenty of responsibility to the individual. We operate in the cross-over between engineering and the maritime environment which creates an inspiring and developing multidisciplinary environment and culture.

We are looking for a trainee that would like to be a part of our environment and that identified themselves with our values and our vision:

Our values: At Fred. Olsen Windcarrier, we are curious, engaged and  connected. - we think new with our partners, - we know and respect our colleagues and - we make healthy decisions at all levels

Our vision: There is a future where every coastal nation harnesses offshore wind, the sustainability movement leads the way, and we are one of the visionaries supporting the quest to establish tomorrow’s offshore wind gigaparks. It’s more than wind and sea. It’s power for people, and we can pass it on to the next generation. That future is our opportunity.

The candidates motivation to join our company will be important in selections of this trainee.

We value equity, diversity and inclusion in the workplace and take gender, age and cultural background into account during recruitment. 

Om arbeidsgiveren

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier provides innovative and tailored services for the transport, installation, and maintenance of offshore wind farms. Building on almost 175 years of marine experience, Fred. Olsen Windcarrier was established in 2008 to service the growing offshore wind sector. The company now operates three class-leading, purpose-built jack-up vessels: Bold Tern, Brave Tern and Blue Tern. Fred. Olsen Windcarrier aims to bring another newbuild to the market.

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier has installed almost 800 offshore wind turbines, equivalent to a capacity of more than 5,000 MW, and has gained extensive experience working with the latest generation offshore wind turbines on some of the world’s largest wind farms. With project management and engineering expertise in-house, the company is able to provide custom or complete turnkey installation solutions for offshore wind turbines.

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier employs 250 people and is wholly owned by Fred. Olsen Ocean Ltd. employing over 1,400 people in offshore wind. The company is headquartered in Oslo, Norway and has offices in Fredericia, Denmark and in Taipei, Taiwan.

Fred. Olsens gate 2, 0152 Oslo
Maritim og offshore,
Økonomi og regnskap


Trainee, Rederiforbundet, Maritim, Fornybar, Offshorewind

Spørsmål om stillingen

Elisabeth Ugland Moland
Recruitment Manager
952 29 352
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Fred. Olsens gate 2, 0152 Oslo

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Sist endret 23. sep. 2022 13:20

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