Site Manager - Governmental Projects - Germany (m/f/x)

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 *** Due to immigration laws this position is only open to EU or Schengen citizens or candidates with a permanent resident & work permit and located in the Hamburg area ***


Site Manager - Germany (m/f/x)

for governmental projects with mechanical background


An exciting opportunity has arisen as Project Site Manager for Kongsberg Maritime project deliveries within Germany.

If you have an interest in the maritime industry as well as Propulsion systems, advanced Winch & Handling systems and Motion Control systems, or similar plus experience in project execution for governmental projects, then you have the competence we seek. And if you also identify with our values; determined, innovative, collaborative, reliable and are eager to take the next step in your career, then you are the candidate we are looking for.

The department in which our new colleague will be working delivers mainly solutions to new built vessels and installations within the workboat, research vessel and naval segment. The system solutions consist of products from the entire product portfolio: Propulsion, Winch & Handling and Motion Control. Project success is dependent on an effective system integration engineering, thorough execution plans and good focus on the overall progress. So, these will be the main working areas.



  • Primary Kongsberg Maritime point of contact for all on-site activities for yard, contractors, and end-clients in Germany.
  • Interface between customer and English-speaking project team in other Kongsberg entities.
  • Proactively lead the technical discussions for all engineering, installation, testing and commissioning aspects of the project deliverables.
  • Pursue a close cooperation with project participants worldwide.
  • Provide reports of site activities and look ahead to Senior Project Manager / Project Manager.
  • Act as technical sales support during concept phase.


Qualifications and experience

  • Higher technical education as a Mechanical Engineer or Technician
  • Experience and knowledge of marine equipment (desirable, but not a strict requirement)
  • Practical hands-on approach to complex tasks
  • Fluent in German and English, both verbal and in writing
  • Ability and willingness to travel as required.


You are able to

  • use a methodical and systematic approach, plan and define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively,
  • comply to company rules and procedures and execute plans with commitment and determination,
  • analyze complex issues and problems and come up with rational judgments,
  • demonstrate specialist knowledge and expertise in relevant area,
  • communicate in a clear, precise and structured way,
  • to handle and interface with public / governmental clients,
  • co-operate well with peers, share knowledge, experience, information, and support others in the pursuit of team goals.


What we can offer

  • An exciting and important position working for the world-leading supplier of maritime solutions
  • An international work environment and multidisciplinary team collaboration
  • Flexible working hours and the option to work remotely / home office.


Kongsberg Maritime is a technology pioneer, enabling a more sustainable future for our oceans. Our zero-emission integrated technologies advance the maritime industry and solve our customers' toughest problems. With unmatched competence, domain knowledge, innovation, and market reach, we are the trusted maritime partner. Headquartered in Kongsberg, Norway, the company has manufacturing, sales and service facilities in 35 countries.

Kongsberg Maritime is a division of KONGSBERG, a leading global technology group. Throughout our proud two-hundred-year history, we have continuously advanced, applying innovative solutions to the needs of our customers, partners and society at large. We believe diversity is our strength. By fostering an inclusive and diverse culture we nurture and ensure space for different perspectives and ideas. We work determined to mature and improve our ability to utilize our diversity and culture of differences to create positive business results.


*** Acquisition  by recruitment agencies is NOT appreciated ***

*** candidates will be reviewed continuously