Title Shipping Trainee
Categories Copenhagen
Location Copenhagen
Job Information

Are you up for the task and would you like to be part of a dynamic organization engaged in an exciting and growing part of the shipping business? Are you ready to embark upon your international career? You endorse networking, are a quick learner, and enjoy a hectic working environment?

Then you could be the ideal candidate for the position as Shipping Trainee with EVERGAS.

As a high-profile Shipping Trainee, you will for two years work within two teams in Evergas: Operations and Chartering.

The Operations department’s primary focus is the daily coordination of vessel voyages, while the Chartering team is in charge of securing the company spot and contract coverage in the short and medium-terms.

You will be able to visit one or more of our many vessels at sea or in dry-dock, and can in general expect business related travel activity.

You will participate in the Commercial Shipping Program facilitated by the Danish Shipping Academy (Danish Shipowners’ Association). The training consists of three modules entirely taught in English. Courses include Maritime Economics, Communication and Negotiation, Maritime Law and Ship Design.  Read more here

As a trainee you will obtain qualifications in the key areas of the industry. You will to a large extent be in charge of your own tasks while working in each department, however a tutor will help you navigate through the traineeship. You are expected to commence a mercantile education with business and shipping relevance (f.ex HD 1st part) during your traineeship.


You have finished high school, “HHX” or similar education with strong results, including mathematics at B-level.  Your English skills are solid, and your interests for Shipping and the Global maritime industry are strong.

You have analytical abilities and a commercial and problem solving mindset. You are an independent and outgoing team player. Previous job and travel experience is an advantage, however not a requirement.
You wish to be a contributing team member in Evergas. The employment contract will be on local terms, with office premises in Copenhagen, Denmark.

To apply online latest by 28th of February 2018. If you are interested in knowing more, please contact Andreas B. Carlsen, Trainee, at +45 39970377. For questions about application, you may contact Andrew McPhail at +45 3997 0371.


Evergas is one of the world’s leading seaborne transporters of petrochemical gases and natural gas liquids. The company headquartered in Copenhagen employs more than 400 people around the world dedicated to delivering quality transport solutions of liquefied gas. Its current modern and growing fleet of 21 vessels with an average age of 3,5 years services customers across the globe within the transportation of petrochemical gases, ethane, LPG and LNG. Visit us at www.evergas.net

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