Company: Peterson Recruitment
Skills: QA / QC / Inspection, Field Service Tech, Control Room Operations
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Drenthe, Netherlands

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: Netherlands

Operations Manager





For a client active in the industry and Oil & Gas sector, we are looking for a 'Operations Manager'




In this position you are responsible for the overall services within the organization. In your duty you will deal with work planning, overall management and management of employees (Testers, Mechanics and Supervisors), streamlining all of the business activities and performance on site, implementing the business strategy (in accordance with the MT ), HSE management, budget management and maintenance and operation of different equipment. You are also responsible for commercial matters. This includes bringing in new customers and conducting sales conversations. You do this partly independently but also in collaboration with the sales department. You know the market like no other. You make optimal use of your existing network and know how to convert this into new opportunities and commercial successes for the organization.

In short, you are the driven personality they are looking for.




• Independent, entrepreneurial and natural leadership;

• A couple of years experience within the Oil & Gas industry;

• Trained to MBO / HBO Technical Business Administration level or level obtained by knowledge and experience;

• Good knowledge and experience in the financial field and project management;

• Good communication skills in Dutch and English.




The organization is characterized in the market as an independent tester of various types of equipment within the oil & gas industry. They check, maintain, overhaul, test and certify. In addition, they rent out certified equipment or manage the certificates and their traceability. The employees within the organization are customer and solution oriented, whether it is a drawing or an exotic part, a specification or a request for advice, the specialists come up with a suitable solution. Furthermore, they are known as an informal organization where communication is the key to success.




A salary in accordance with the position, good secondary employment conditions, a nice varied job within a modern and growing company.

Peterson offers safe, reliable and value added risk management and logistics solutions to the energy, shipping and agricultural industry globally from strategic locations. Additionally, we offer specialist activities including inspection and certification of a broad range of products. Founded in 1920, Peterson is non-stock listed and family-owned. Together with sister company Control Union we operate in over 70 countries worldwide.


Peterson operates across many different industries. From agriculture to coal and minerals and from oil and gas to biofuels and biomass, together we are One Peterson. We offer three core activities, namely quality assurance, integrated logistics and related activities. Related activities include recruitment, procurement, project and consultancy services.