Operation Master Trainer


Rotterdam, ZH, NL

Country/Region:  NL
Job Area:  General Management
Business Unit:  Rotterdam

This is an ad for creators of change!

This is for you who wants to have a real impact on creating a healthier planet for our children every day. At Neste, you will be working for the world’s leading producer of sustainable aviation fuel and renewable diesel and a forerunner in developing renewable and circular feedstock solutions for polymers and chemicals. Let’s create transformation for a sustainable future together.


We are looking for an Operation Master Trainer to join our Production Organisation in Rotterdam


You are responsible to effectively transfer knowledge to shift teams and operators to assure the right skills are developed for future operations. You will continuously define, create, develop and improve instructions, guidelines, procedures or training modules for different learning paths or methods. You will also lead simulator development work and coach, train, assess and record the results of the shift staff using simulators.


In this job you will work closely with Shift Operators, Simulator Developers and Learning and Development Specialists.


Together with you and your expertise, we can make an impact today and keep our promises for tomorrow.

Reasons to join


Real impact right now. We work in an inspiring and evolving business environment, where everything we do serves one purpose: to create a healthier planet for our children. To drive a growing impact as a global leader in renewable and circular solutions we live by our values every day; we care, we have courage, we cooperate.


Safety and caring. We value safety always and everywhere. We want our work to feel good and do good. At Neste, we nurture a culture where everyone is welcome and feels safe, respected and encouraged to be their unique true selves.


Exciting growth. Transformation brings new possibilities and fosters our courage and curiosity. As a global growing company we support personal development with versatile learning and career opportunities. Collaboration is the key, and we believe in flexible, smart ways of working.


More about the job


Your role in our team

  • Overall responsibility over the skill development path of panel and field certification program and processes: quality assurance between the shifts, relevancy of tasks in the learning path.
  • Overall responsibility over the occupational simulator development scope, maintenance and budget (Now 1 simulator, in the future 3).
  • Ability to operate both panels from the same technology (PTU or NEXBTL).
  • Responsible for training and assessing the panel and field trainers in shifts.
  • Create and develop instructions, guidelines and procedures.
  • Coach, train, instruct and assess, and record the trainees performance.
  • Organising, coordinating and developing the use of simulators in cooperation with the line operating personnel.
  • Define, create and continuously develop operator training simulator scenarios, templates and minimum requirements for all training scenarios.
  • Accountable for training content updating, process development and maintenance (scenarios,e learnings ex).
  • Responsible for developing the trainer competencies of the field trainers (trainer in the train the trainer program).


Keys to success in this role

  • VAPRO- C, Skills gained through work experience.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in the industry and in operations, including panel experience
  • Pedagogical training or experience is considered an advantage
  • Passion for learning and training others


Other strengths we value

Strong technical skills and ability to model

Ability to train all simulator scenarios and tasks in the learning path in your area of responsibility

Ability to influence and motivate others

Excellent communication skills: you are a master in providing feedback that helps others to grow


Let’s get you started


Wondering whether we are a match or not? Take a short test at neste.com/game.


We look forward to receiving your CV and application before the 17th of September

If you have any questions regarding the process or the position, please get in touch with Talent Acquisition Partner, Jacob Faber via jacob.faber@partners.neste.com


We will do our best to contact you within two weeks after the application time has ended. The recruitment process will include interviews and a possible aptitude assessment.


About Neste
Neste creates solutions for combating climate change and accelerating a shift to a circular economy. With over 75 years of refining expertise, we are now the world’s leading producer of sustainable aviation fuel and renewable diesel and a forerunner in developing renewable and circular feedstock solutions for polymers and chemicals. We have set aspirational targets for climate, biodiversity, human rights, as well as our supply chain and raw materials. Our ambition is to make the Porvoo oil refinery in Finland the most sustainable refinery in Europe by 2030. Together with our partners we are aiming at a carbon neutral and nature positive value chain by 2040. Our success is created by 5,400 professionals working in 16 countries. Read more: neste.com. Get inspired by our story.