Mate Tug 2 (Heerema)


For our client Heerema, who is experienced in the Maritime Offshore industry, we are looking for a Mate Tug 2!


Watch keeping and navigating activities in accordance with the Mate / Captain's bridge orders, the International Regulations and good seamanship practices.
Accountabilities and Responsibilities:

  • Adherence to all safety, safe working and QASHE related procedures and Emergency Response Team roles;
  • Determine position of the vessel at regular intervals;
  • Deviate from set courses;
  • Monitor weather forecasts and navigational warnings and taking adequate and timely actions when needed;
  • Interrupt and correct unsafe activities or conditions;
  • Stop any unsafe activity and correct unsafe conditions threatening the life of crew, safety of vessel or tow, or preservation of the environment;
  • Initiate necessary actions in an emergency situation;
  • Render first aid to injured personnel;
  • Cooperate in incident investigations;
  • Record all incidents in the vessels' log book;
  • Ensure proper job and shift handovers;
  • Execute assigned activities and tasks (watch rounds, maintenance of deck and safety equipment);
  • Correct sea charts and nautical publication as per notice to Mariners;
  • Check correct functioning of instruments and equipment;
  • Supervise Assistant Mate(s) and ensure effective and accurate execution of their tasks;
  • Maintain log books.


  • Nautical Bachelor Marine degree, License Mate and DPO Certificate;
  • Minimum of 2 years relevant work experience;
  • You speak fluent Dutch and English;
  • Allround discipline skills and basic knowledge of related discipline(s).

* This is a staff position.