This vacancy is no longer available

Luckily, we have more vacancies that might suit you.

Structures Engineer


Marine Engineering, Office

Full Time



As Structures Engineer, you work on a broad variety of tasks in the field of ship structures. 

Job description

Our client, a renowned Dutch shipbuilder of navy vessels, with an established customer portfolio is currently seeking a Structures Engineer to be based in Vlissingen. Given the military nature of clients and projects, an EU citizenship/valid EU work visa is mandatory. Candidates currently residing in the Netherlands are preferred. 

The role
You will work in a basic engineering team of several structural engineers on plans and outer deck arrangements, or during the detailed engineering in a multi-disciplinary team on block fabrication and foundation fabrication models/drawings. As Structures Engineer you implement technical knowledge and practical experiences, such as accessibility, producibility and maintainability.

  • Contributing to the engineering process by developing the required information, block and foundation drawings incl. production information, as well as outer deck arrangements
  • Executing engineering structure activities with the 2D and 3D CAD tools
  • Assisting in technical analysis of received offers under the supervision of the team leader
  • Ensuring full compliance to all applicable requirements and specifications imposed by Regulatory Bodies and the customer
  • Contributing to further development of the engineering department and development of yard- or project standards

Job requirements

  • Secondary vocational education (MBO-4) related to the discipline of the structures
  • Minimum of two years experience in engineering of ship structures and broad knowledge of structures, preferably in ships or offshore installations
  • Experience with 2D CAD and 3D CAD-systems such as Cadmatic, Hull or Catia
  • Experience and knowledge of with Class- and Statutory regulations
  • Ability to travel long distances and work abroad occasionally
  • English and Dutch communication skills (verbal & written)
  • A background check will form a part of the selection process

Our offer

  • Salary depending on experience
  • Annual leave: 27 days plus 13 days ADV
  • Travel costs: € 10 per month for the first 10 km, then € 0.19 per km
  • Pension benefit: employer 50% and employee 50%

Company description

Do you have questions about this vacancy?

Bart Schmits can tell you all about it.

Apply for this job

Relevant vacancies

Senior 3D Technical Arrangement and Propulsion Layout Engineer


Marine Engineering, Office


Hardware Engineer 3x - NavCom / Sec Systems / Industrieel


Marine Engineering, Office


€3500 - €4900

Take a look at all our vacancies in
Marine Engineering

Vacancies Create JobAlert