Maritime Trainee at DOF

Curiosity and drive to change quickly is in our DNA. DOF has transformed several times through our history, not for the sake of our image, but to move towards a sustainable future. From fishing to traditional offshore energy and now to offshore renewables. We see moving our experience and the transfer of our competence into new technology, fuels, and fields as part of our everyday assignment! 

An adventure in growth and transformation, a legacy from our founders, makes DOF one of the most exciting places to work. DOF´s size and solidity create a safe space to play with ideas, trying always, engineering solutions, and learning from different people.

We offer exciting activities and plenty of opportunity to grow. Our experts will help you to develop your knowledge, skills, and experience in DOF’s core activities. 

We are looking for two Maritime Trainees to join the DOF Group: a working environment consisting of highly educated, skilled, positive, innovative, and enthusiastic employees. Here you will be introduced to all aspects of marine operations and progress through different subsea project stages, from tendering to offshore project delivery and marine technology.

We offer a structured, well established 18-month Trainee program in cooperation with the Norwegian Shipowners association. If you are a curious and forward-thinking master´s graduate with technical expertise and a commercial mindset who would like to work closely with people from different parts of the world, then you may be exactly the one we are looking for and we think that you should apply. You can find information and learn more at
Starting: spring/autumn 2023 

Are you the next chapter in our story? 


  • MSc in Engineering (e.g., Structural, Naval, Maritime, Marine Technology, Mechanical, Subsea Technology, Innovation, Renewable Energy) or MSc Industrial Economics, Technology Management or similar 
  • You have 0-2 years professional experience  
  • Maritime industry knowledge or interest 
  • Can solve complex challenges with your innovative generation Z toolkit 
  • Interest in strategy, and how to apply new technology to improve business
  • Fluent in English (an additional language is a plus)     

Office locations are Marineholmen, Bergen and Storebø, Austevoll 
(This position will require presence at both locations). 

Who we are  
At DOF, what we do is as important as the way we do business – our operations are safe, legal and ethical, everywhere we do business. The DOF team treat each other and our surroundings with RESPECT, INTEGRITY and strive for EXCELLENCE in all we do. All our employees are expected to have a drive for results and solve problems, but not without showing integrity and focusing on communication along the way. 

DOF has grown to be a leading provider of integrated subsea project and marine services to an evolving global offshore energy market. Established in Austevoll in 1981, the now 3,800 strong multi-national team has continued a proud tradition of delivering safe and quality services to international energy producers.  

With a remarkable team, strong safety culture and excellent reputation in combination with 59 high-quality vessels, 71 ROVs and 2 AUVs DOF is positioned for the future. Globally, our main operation centres and business units are in Norway, UK, USA, Singapore, Brazil, Argentina, Canada, Angola, and Australia. DOF ASA is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange. 

Application due date: 28.10.2022
For questions regarding the position, please contact Senior HR Advisor Elisabeth Walle, +47 93072700


Om DOF Group

We are a global team of skilled professionals who, combined with a fleet of state-of-the-art, purpose-built vessels, provide services to the Oil and Gas industry across the entire offshore life cycle. This is the formula for our success in delivering solutions to our customers.

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Trainee 2023

Bedrift: DOF Group
Stilling: Fulltidsjobb
Lokasjon: Bergen
Søknadsfrist: 28. oktober 2022