Human Capital

Employment & Education

The oil, gas and offshore renewables industry offers excellent opportunities for a successful career. IRO, often in cooperation with Element NL, supports various initiatives in order to attract young people to our industry.

HBO Offshore Network

HBO Offshore Network is a partnership of AVANS Hogeschool, Hogeschool Rotterdam, Noordelijke Hogeschool Leeuwarden and Maritiem Instituut Willem Barentsz.


IRO is a member of JetNet and promotes the initiatives among the IRO members.

Human Capital Council

IRO has a seat in the Human Capital Council of Nederland Maritiem Land (NML) and together with NML IRO is executing the yearly Labour market survey.


A list of job opportunities at IRO member companies are shown in an overview and at their company profiles on this website. New jobs are placed on a regular basis and are shown in order of date. For more information about placing a job advertisement, see

Training courses

  • Oil & Gas well sourced
  • Offshore wind basics
  • Offshore safety

Human capital news

  • 13-01-2023 Human capital, IRO news

    Maritieme, Arbeidsmarkt en Haven Monitor

    Onlangs is in opdracht van het Ministerie van Infrastructuur en Waterstaat (IenW) en in samenwerking met Nederland Maritiem Land de gecombineerde Maritieme, Arbeidsmarkt en Haven Monitor gepubliceerd. Hierin worden elk jaar met behulp van het…

  • 01-12-2022 Geothermal, Human capital, Hydrogen, IRO news, Offshore Wind, Young IRO

    Offshore Energy – joining forces for Offshore Energy

    The Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference on 29 & 30 November brought together more than 400 exhibitors and more than 6,500 registered visitors in the ‘Home of Energy Transition’ in RAI Amsterdam. It was very…

  • 04-10-2022 Human capital, Member news

    Atlas Professionals acquires NextWave Partners

    3 October 2022 – On Monday October 3rd Atlas Professionals B.V. (Atlas Professionals) completed the acquisition of 100% of the shares in NextWave Partners Pte. Ltd. (NextWave). The addition of NextWave’s services and offices…

  • 29-09-2022 Human capital, Member news

    Extension Siemens Gamesa Frame Agreement for Atlas Professionals

    Specialist recruitment company Atlas Professionals has successfully renewed a frame agreement for the supply of white collar services in offshore projects with one of the company’s key clients Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (Siemens Gamesa). Siemens…