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Traineeship – Maritime Chartering

SAL Heavy Lift, a part of the Harren Group and a member of the Jumbo-SAL-Alliance, is one of the world’s leading carriers specialised in sea transport of heavy-lift and project cargo. We are owning and operating a versatile fleet of 30 advanced project cargo vessels with a lifting capacity of up to 3,000 t SWL. Our guiding principle is: If there is water, there is a way. Making the impossible possible, always finding a solution, going all the way.


If you’re looking for an exciting job, our programme will be the stepstone to boost your career. Tackle diverse and challenging shipments and maritime logistics projects in an international environment. We work with you to customise our modular 12 to 14 month traineeship in Hamburg in line with your interests and career plans.


Next start: 1 September 2024

Position Maritime Chartering
Level Trainee
Location Hamburg
Group member SAL Heavy Lift

We offer:

  • Hands-on experience with all aspects of shipping
  • A multinational workplace where all projects are unique
  • A strong team culture and an open and friendly atmosphere
  • Vessel visits
  • Support and supervision from designated contacts in your department, a trainee mentor during the entire programme and regular feedback on your work
  • Social events and activities
  • Assistance with finding living accommodations
  • Fair trainee salary with additional benefits, such as company fitness and lunch offerings
  • Potential for permanent employment after successful programme completion


Your profile:

  • You hold a B.Sc. or Master’s degree in Maritime Management, Shipping, Trade & Transport or  international logistics with a focus on the maritime industry
  • You have international experience through work or studies
  • You thrive in a multinational team environment where teamwork is essential
  • You have excellent social skills and a global mindset
  • Your English level is excellent


Please send your application to jobs@harren-group.com

We offer you

Training courses
Career planning
Future focus
International team
Long-term career

Our promise to you

The Harren Group is committed to fair employment opportunities regardless of ethnic heritage, skin colour, gender, age, marital status, disability, religion, nationality, sexual orientation or social background. Our constant goal is to create a respectful and appreciative working environment for all employees.

Do you have any questions about the position?

Get in touch with our HR Manager, Jennifer Masurtschak.

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