Volharding Group

Vacatures Matroos


Join the Volharding Group as a sailor. We are a dynamic company that transports cargoes such as vegoils, various mineral products and clean petroleum products on inland and marine vessels. We sail in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, France, Britain and Scandinavia. Safety for our crew always comes first. Our experienced staff enjoy helping our customers. If you share this enthusiasm, join our team!

What we offer:
  • Good working conditions
  • A good salary
  • Career opportunities
  • A professional and safe working environment in accordance with the latest legislation.
  • 2 weeks on board/2 weeks on shore (a pattern of alternating weeks is negotiable)
  • Everything is included during your stay on board.
  • Possibility of taking training courses.
  • Enthusiastic and highly experienced colleagues who share your love of sailing.

If you speak fluent English (German is an advantage, but not required), are customer-friendly, experienced, can cope with stress, and have a hands-on mentality, apply today. Send your CV and covering letter to HR@volhardinggroup.com and who knows – you might be sailing on one of our vessels soon!

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If your career is ready for a challenge, and you would like a different perspective every day either on a ship or in an office, contact us via HR@volhardinggroup.com for more information about the vacancies or apply directly using the contact form.


The Volharding Group, which includes Koole Tankrederij BV and Star Bonaire BV, is a highly experienced maritime company that offers transport services and solutions by marine navigation and inland navigation for vegoils (feed/food), mineral products and clean petroleum products (CPP/biofuels). In cooperation with CIMS Renewables, we also collect washing water from persistent floaters and various fats.

Our proficient crews have over 30 years of fleet experience and offer all our customers a high level of service with a personal approach. We operate in various areas such as the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, France, Britain and Scandinavia.