Maintenance Manager


Description of
this vacancy

Join Vopak in Asia & Middle East. Make an impact. 

Your role and impact:

As our Maintenance Manager, you will be responsible for leading and managing the maintenance function in the terminal operations to ensure efficient and effective maintenance of asset reliability and integrity.

Are you ready to make an impact on our growing business in our region? Read on to find out more about this exciting job opportunity! 

A rewarding place to work  

A career at Vopak means you will collaborate on work that impacts the world and be surrounded by endless opportunities to learn new skills and grow in varied directions. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to be a part of a visionary, global tank storage services leader with a heritage of over 400 years and work with some of the brightest minds in the industry. We embrace inclusion and diversity in thought and contribution and are committed to providing an equitable work environment, which is foundational to our core values as a company and is vital to our success. Besides a competitive salary package, we offer a comprehensive benefits program comprising health insurance, parental leave and wellness activities. 

Who are we? 

Royal Vopak is the world’s leading independent tank storage company that employs around 6,000 employees in 23 countries throughout the world. We store vital products with care. Products for everyday life of today, and of the future. The energy that allows us to turn on the lights, heat or cool our homes or commute to work; the chemicals found in millions of useful products, including your phones; the edible oils to prepare food. We are also developing new infrastructure solutions to actively contribute to the introduction of future vital products, such as sustainable transport fuels for airplanes, flow batteries for storing clean electricity, and hydrogen, which can be used to store and transport renewable energy. For more information, please visit


  • Responsible for leading and managing the maintenance function in the terminal operations to ensure

  • efficient and effective maintenance of asset reliability and integrity

  • Develop maintenance strategy with reference to Vopak Standards & maintenance policy, industry

  • best practices / standards and local statutory compliance

  • Direct and lead department in the overall installation, maintenance and repairs of all terminal assets, necessary for the continuity of operations and the safety of terminal personnel

  • Manage maintenance contractors and service providers to ensure maintenance activities are executed effectively and efficiently within planned resources.

  • Plan and manage the department’s resources and budget to meet the company’ objectives

  • Contribute to the development of annual and longer-term business plans, forecast performance against business key performance indicators, develop business case for new projects and estimate financial and resources required to deliver performance targets

  • Manage department resources on supporting terminal or company on ad hoc projects and activities

  • Monitor and review maintenance on site are carried out in accordance with safety, health, environment and loss preventive policies, rules, regulations and according to company’s standards

  • Drive relevant processes in Vopak Project Management (VPM) standards to ensure execution of projects and identify continuous improvement opportunities

  • Lead and direct maintenance engineers in project management of CAPEX projects or commercial inquiries to ensure their performance meets company short and long term needs of the business

  • Manage Sustaining and Service CAPEX projects

  • Provide leadership and manage people competencies and development


  • Minimum 6 years of relevant maintenance experience in similar industry

  • Diploma/Degree equivalent in engineering

  • Strong data analysis acumen and ability to transform findings into opportunities for improvement

  • Good knowledge of maintenance, operations, safety and product knowledge

  • Knowledge of safety, health and environment practices

  • Demonstrated leadership and people management skills

  • Positive stakeholder management capabilities with strong communications skills

  • Project Management skills

  • Teamwork

How to apply?

Are you the Maintenance Manager we are looking for? We are interested in learning more about you. Apply to be part of our Maintenance team. To send your application, click the 'apply' button. For more information about the vacancy, please email

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This Job Description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee may cover other related duties to meet the ongoing organizational needs.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, gender, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

The successful candidate will be awarded a local employment contract.

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