Wilh. Wilhelmsen Group - Shipping & Logistics Career and Graduate Programs


Maritime, Shipping, Logistics and Sea Going Career Opportunities, Graduate Programs and Career Development Programs

WILH. WILHELMSEN GROUP

Wilh. Wilhelmsen Group is a leading global maritime industry group. The WW group offers logistics solutions and maritime services through a worldwide network embracing some 10,000 employees at just over 328 offices in roughly 69 countries. Joint ventures included, the group employs almost 16,000 people at more than 445 offices in some 73 nations.

Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding had an operating profit of USD 240.8 million (2009) and is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange. Founded in 1861 in Tønsberg, the group now ranks among Norway’s most global enterprises.

Wilh. Wilhelmsen group provides two broad segments of services for the industry, Maritime Services and Shipping & Logistics. Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Wilhelmsen Maritime Services AS (WMS), offers a broad range of products and services to a large proportion of the merchant fleet through a unique global network. Wilhelmsen Maritime Services' also offers services to the shipbuilding industry. In Shipping & Logistics, Wilh. Wilhelmsen ASA offers global car and ro-ro customers high quality sea transportation and integrated logistics solutions from factory to dealer through its operating companies.

WW offers a career filled with challenges and opportunities so you can develop to your full potential. With more than 10,000 employees and offices in 69 countries, WW group has a diverse workforce. The cultural diversity and global presence provide a vista of opportunities within a range of career paths, both at sea and on land.

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WILH. WILHELMSEN Career Opportunities

Wilhelmsen Graduate Program

  • The graduate program is for graduates and young professionals passionate about innovating at the crossroads of technology and sustainability, with the confidence to handle unique projects occurring within the various businesses of our global company. During this 24-month program, graduates will rotate between several of our internal divisions, helping us to continue to shape the maritime industry through innovation. Graduates will take ownership of projects while collaborating with Wilhelmsen employees from varied departments around the world.

Career Development

  • International Maritime Training Centre (IMTC): IMTC is the group’s learning institution and provides programs for leadership development, in addition to a broad range of specific training programs. Every year more than 400 employees participate in various learning programs held by the Academy. Participants learn new things in a fun and highly interactive way, and all programs are tailor made to support the WW group's vision and values.
  • On The Job-Learning, Coaching and Mentoring: In addition to corporate development possibilities there are plenty of different learning opportunities within the different companies and business areas of the WW group. With a vision aiming at shaping the maritime industry they can promise you plenty of exciting on-the-job challenges and opportunities to help you reach your full potential and grow together with the WW group.

WILHELMSEN Companies

Shipping & Logistics


Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics deliver innovative and sustainable global shipping and logistics solutions for manufacturers of cars, trucks, heavy equipment and specialized Cargo. The company also specializes in handling complex project cargoes such as rail cars, power generators, mining equipment and yachts.

Wallenius Lines

Wallenius Lines

Wallenius was founded in 1934 and has during the last 75 years developed into one of the biggest shipping companies in the world. The business is today concentrated on ocean transport, terminal services and logistics solutions. Together with international partners Wallenius Lines controls some 135 vessels, of which 35 are wholly or partly owned or on long-term charter contracts.

Eukor Car Carriers Inc

Eukor Car Carriers Inc

EUKOR is one of world′s largest shipping companies specialized in transporting automobiles and other rolling cargo. zeThe company delivers tailor-made ocean transportation of the highest quality for vehicles as well as static units.

Wilhelmsen Marine Consultants (WMC)

Wilhelmsen Marine Consultants (WMC)

WMC is the design and newbuilding department and the services include Ship design, Design packages, Newbuilding and conversion, Project management, Site supervision.


Maritime Services


Wilhelmsen Ships Service

Wilhelmsen Ships Service

Wilhelmsen Ships Service focuses to deliver improved vessel operating efficiency to the merchant fleet. The services include Marine equipment and products, Port service, Marine logistics, Safety and refrigeration services, and Marine spares.

Wilhelmsen Ship Management

Wilhelmsen Ship Management

Wilhelmsen Ship Management (previously Barber Ship Management) is one of the world’s largest providers of third-party ship management services. The services include Ship management, Crew management, and Commercial Management.

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions is a global provider of cost efficient, fully engineered solutions, equipment and services. The expertise includes fire suppression and prevention, water treatment, power distribution and control, and HVAC-R for newbuilds and retrofits in the maritime and offshore industries.

Wilhelmsen Insurance Services

Wilhelmsen Insurance Services

The services include Marine Insurance services, Marine claims handling, and Loss prevention services.

Other Companies

American Roll-on Roll-off Carrier (ARC); Glovis; TI Marine Contracting; Wilhelmsen Premier Marine Fuels; and Yarwil