About BW LNG
BW LNG is a leading developer, owner and operator of floating gas infrastructure solutions. Our Shipping unit brings LNG to where it is needed, and our Gas Solutions unit develops, owns and operates floating gas infrastructure.

A global company with over four decades of experience in gas solutions, with more than 30 LNG carriers and Floating Storage, and Regasification Units, we strive to be a long-term partner for sustainable growth and competitive solutions towards a low-carbon society. BW LNG has offices in Oslo, Singapore, Houston, Rio, Beijing, Mumbai and Manila.

BW LNG is an affiliate of BW Group, a leading global maritime company involved in shipping, floating infrastructure, deep-water oil & gas production, and new sustainable technologies. Founded in 1955 by Sir YK Pao, BW controls a fleet of over 490 vessels transporting oil, gas and dry commodities, with its 200 LNG and LPG ship constituting the largest gas fleet in the world. In the renewables space, the group has investments in solar, wind, batteries, biofuels and water treatment. 

For more information on BW LNG, please visit: 

Are you ready to make an impact?
What drives us is our mission to deliver energy for the world today, and to find solutions for tomorrow. If you want to make lives better around the world by providing access to energy, while working on sustainability and decarbonization, we’d like to hear from you. Working at BW you will feel the pulse of the world each day. If something happens in the world, we feel it, and you can play your part by anticipating and responding to it. Our high-performing teams are drawn to BW by the global nature of our work and the satisfaction of working with collaborative people who inspire each other to deliver exceptional results.


We are currently seeking: 

Technical Superintendent LNG

In order to support our vision to be Best on Water and to support our growth, BW LNG is looking for a highly motivated Technical Superintendent to join our team. The right person will proactively take part in managing our fleet of LNG vessels. As a Technical Superintendent you will be responsible for all aspects of technical management for assigned vessels in order to contribute to a safe, reliable and cost-effective operation. 


  • Promote and adhere to the company’s vision of zero harm.
  • Manage day-to-day technical operation and performance of assigned vessels to ensure that applicable requirements to safety, quality, efficiency, and environmental performance are met.
  • Develop, monitor and control running cost budgets to meet goals and KPI’s.
  • Identify areas for improvements and modifications, evaluate and improve vessel performance.
  • Monitor and ensure compliance with statutory, class and other third-party requirements.
  • Supervise and report repairs and modifications.
  • Manage all phases of the dry-docking process from initial planning to completion.
  • Contribute to improved learning transfer across the fleets.
  • Ensure that all activities, also by third parties engaged, comply with set HSEQ standards.
  • Visit assigned vessels regularly.
  • Conduct appraisals of onboard ship management team.
  • Monitor guarantee defects and claims and ensure repairs are closed out and reported.


  • Sailing experience (Chief Engineer/Second Engineer preferably) or higher technical education within relevant field (BSc/MSc).
  • Technical skills related to ship operation and repairs.
  • Gas/LNG competence/experience is an advantage, but not a requirement.
  • Experience as Technical Superintendent, or similar, is an advantage.
  • Right candidates with background from classification societies, marine equipment suppliers, shipyards or maritime consultants will also be considered.
  • Minimum 5 years relevant work experience.
  • Good command of English.
  • Applicants must qualify for permanent residence permit for work purposes in Norway.

Personal qualities:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with cultural awareness.
  • Proactive with a strong personal drive.
  • Good analytical skills/assessment ability.
  • Leadership skills.
  • Have a holistic perspective, without losing attention to details.

We offer:

  • Competitive terms.
  • International and highly competent working environment.
  • A challenging position and good opportunities for individual development.

The position will be based in Oslo. Travelling should be expected. Please submit your application with CV, transcripts and motivation letter through our website within 29 September 2023. For further information, please contact Henning Rognli, Head of Fleets, LNG/FSRU, +47 91182346, or Kamilla Moestue Røstad, Senior Manager HR, +47 90419496. 

Type of employment Permanent position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment After agreement
Salary After agreement
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100%
City Oslo
County Oslo
Country Norway
Reference number 2023/25
  • Kamilla Moestue Røstad, +4790419496
  • Henning Rognli, +4791182346
Published 14.Sep.2023
Last application date 29.Sep.2023 11:59 PM CEST

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