Svitzer is proud to have been selected as the new provider of terminal towage and pilot transfer services at Woodside’s LNG export operations in the Port of Dampier, starting from the end of 2023.

To help us deliver on this long-term contract – we are excited to be inviting expressions of interest for tug crews.

We are looking for suitably qualified and motivated Tug Masters, Engineers and GPH / Ratings to join this new operation.

Local knowledge and experience will be highly regarded.

You will also have the opportunity to work on five, brand-new, modern, 80-tonne bollard pull tugboats that are being built for the contract.

At Svitzer we value diversity in all of its forms and offer training and development.

We are dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive workplace at Dampier, so if you’re excited about a role, but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to still apply.

The Expression of Interest process closes on 31 December 2022.


31 December 2022. We will be making contact with interested candidates in the early new year.

Please have your relevant experience and qualifications ready to support your submission. Including your CV, copies of certifications and qualifications, and where you are based such as whether you would be looking to be FIFO (Fly-in, Fly-out) worker or live locally.

We will be reaching out to interested candidates in January 2023 with more details and information on the opportunities and next steps.

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