Currently DAVANT MARITIME SERVICES is searching for candidates to fill in the following open vacancies:

ABLE SEAMAN [inland shipping]

ORDINARY SEAMAN [inland shipping]

SEAMAN [inland shipping]

HELMSMAN [inland shipping]

CAPTAIN [inland shipping]


DAVANT MARITIME SERVICES is looking for personnel with an interest in and affinity for inland shipping. Maybe you’ve worked on ships before and would like to come back to the work, or maybe you are just getting started. If so, we can do something for each other. Are you interested? Would you like to know more?

Phone us on: +31 85 02 15 738 or send your motivation and curriculum vitae to Once we have received your application we will contact you for an intake and introductory interview.

Come work for us

DAVANT MARITIME SERVICES has nautical job openings with many employers in inland shipping. These include large shipping companies as well as small private ship owners. We have varied work in tank shipping, container shipping, dry cargo, bunkering and push tugs. If you want to work for us but don’t see a job opening right now, register anyway. Then we can contact you for future inland shipping jobs that fit your qualifications.

Good salary

At DAVANT MARITIME SERVICES you always receive a salary according to the client’s Collective Labour Agreement (CLA). That means you get at least the same pay as the employer’s regular staff. If the client doesn’t have a CLA, you will receive a salary in line with the Inland Shipping CLA.

Personal guidance

At DAVANT MARITIME SERVCIES, there is a face to every name. We value personal contact, so we will come regularly for work site visits. We also conduct regular evaluations to see how we can help each other more.

Training opportunities

DAVANT MARITIME SERVICES invests in your career, whether you are a sailor or a captain. With us you can obtain certificates and diplomas such as the radar certificate and the ADN diploma (ADN = European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Inland Waterways).

Good secondary benefits

DAVANT MARITIME SERVICES  pays for all the work clothing and personal protection equipment you need for your work assignment. If necessary, you can also use a DAVANT MARITIME SERVICES company car (subject to consultation).

Many job openings for every educational level

At DAVANT MARITIME SERVICES we work with many different employers. That means we have a lot of different job openings—everything from deckhands to skippers.