We are always looking for ingenious people

MPI Offshore

The visionaries dream of creating an island along the coast, but Van Oord makes that dream come true. That calls for an enterprising mindset, professionalism, team spirit and, above all, Marine ingenuity. We are looking for people to join our team who will not simply apply their knowledge but also enrich our projects with great thinking.

Are you a committed entrepreneurial professional or entry-level graduate with a passion for water and technology? Take a look at our list of vacancies or read about our traineeship, internships and graduation projects or testimonials by our colleagues.

Be Part of Shaping our Future

We are always looking for talented people

Our organisation is professional and dedicated, with a strong focus on working together in teams and with clients to achieve the best results.  We are a learning company that constantly strives to improve. We believe that mutual respect is the key to trust and cooperation.

Working at MPI Offshore is a challenging and rewarding experience.  We recognise that our employees are the key to our success and offer competitive benefits to support them in their employment.

Take a look at how our employees’ experience working at MPI, learn more from their stories.

Jumpstart your career

Apprenticeship Programme

Van Oord offers many opportunities to jumpstart your career and gain experience during an internship or Apprenticeship Programmes.

If you are interested in applying to our next Apprenticeship Programme at MPI Offshore, show your interest by completing the online application form and apply to

Graduate Programme

For recent graduates, Van Oord offers a Traineeship. This traineeship will prepare you for the next step in your career in no time.

You work and learn at the same time under the guidance of professionals.

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We Offer

We recognise that our employees are the key to our success and offer competitive benefits, including:

  • Competitive salary
    MPI structured salary grading framework is benchmarked and reviewed annually to remain competitive.
  • Holidays
    25 days of holiday leave plus 8 days bank holidays. We also offer a Holiday Purchasing and Selling scheme.
  • Pension
    MPI offers a pension to eligible employees. Employees have regular contact with the provider, who provides pension updates and presentations.
  • Assurance and Insurance Scheme
    MPI has a range of assurance and insurance schemes to ensure that our employees and their families are protected. We provide accident insurance, life assurance, health insurance and travel insurance.
  • Health and Wellbeing
    Creating a positive, healthy environment is essential, MPI offers a wide range of support, from health insurance, health and wellbeing campaigns, occupational health and the cycle to work scheme through to the Employee Assistance Programme, which supports financial, mental and physical wellbeing.
  • Your Development, Our Future
    People Development plays a key role in the growth of our employees and our company. MPI promotes a high-performance culture that offers development programmes and career opportunities to help employees develop personal and professional aims while supporting the company.
  • Long Service Awards
    Many employees have been part of MPI for many years. We recognise and acknowledge their continued support with our long service awards.
  • Work-Life Balance
    MPI has a range of working practices to support a good work-life balance.