Human Resources Internship

Function: Recruitment | 40 hours a week

Type: Internship

Location: Rotterdam

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Storing vital products with care

Around the world, we connect the supply of and demand for vital products and resources. Energy that allows people to heat their homes and travel the world. Food for a growing planet. And chemicals for companies to use. Products that are vital to people’s lives. We ensure the safe, efficient and clean storage of such vital products. The global energy transition, the growing world population, and all the new possibilities of emerging technologies make this a very interesting time to be doing business. If this global working environment appeals to you and you have the right skills and mindset, then apply now to become a part of our Vopak team.


Division Vopak LNG

At this moment in time, LNG is the main fuel facilitating the energy transition in many countries in the world, particularly in Asia and China.


The Vopak LNG Division of Royal Vopak operates four terminals, of which two are land based and the other two are floating storage. The onshore terminals are GATE terminal in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and Terminal LNG Altamira, Mexico. In Port Qasim, Pakistan we are partnering with Engro in a floating regasification terminal and in Colombia we have a share in SPEC terminal in Cartagena. Next to our four operational terminals we are engaged in three projects, in Zhangzjiagang, Hamburg and Hong Kong. We are aiming for expanding our footprint in LNG infrastructure business worldwide and foresee significant growth for the coming years.


What will be your role?

Vopak has five divisions, of which Vopak LNG is the only division where the organization is based on a product line and working globally. The central Vopak LNG team consists of approximately 40 employees and will grow to about 60 in the course of the coming years.


The Human Resources (HR) intern is part of the global Vopak LNG HR team. The global HR LNG team consists of an HR Director and an HR Officer; the Vopak LNG division operates worldwide and HR LNG is working closely together with the HR teams in the other divisions. The responsibility of the HR team is to take care of the HR related issues related to the central team, but also HR practices within the joint ventures and projects. The position is located at the Westerlaan, our headquarters in Rotterdam.


Tasks & responsibilities:

  • Provide support to the LNG HR team by answering questions of the Vopak LNG team and solving problems, and following up on ongoing daily business;
  • Make an inventory of present and missing job profiles;
  • Align deviating description into job family structure;
  • Develop a job classification framework based on the available job profiles and taking into account Vopak classification system;
  • Develop training paths for the most recurrent positions.



  • WO Bachelor/Master in Human Resources, Organizational Psychology or equivalent;
  • You are available for at least 5 months;
  • Fluent in English;
  • Well-organized, a self-starter, analytically strong with enthusiasm and initiative;
  • Ability to work independently and in a small team;
  • Start date is negotiable.


What we offer:

When you join Vopak LNG, you can count on a challenging internship with a high degree of responsibility. You can work with very motivated colleagues from different disciplines (Commercial, Finance, Legal, Operations, Technology) and at least ten different backgrounds. You will be compensated market conform and according to our Vopak internship policy for Master Students.


Are you the Human Resources Intern we are looking for?

Then apply via the ‘apply’ button below. For questions about the process, please contact recruitment.nl@vopak.com

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