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Global Maritime Recruitment

Lead Mechanical Engineer (85K)

Discipline: Mechanical
Branch: Shipbuilding and repair
Workweek:40 hour
Jobs ID:#3422

Lead Mechanical Engineer (85K)

Are you ready for a change? Or perhaps you’re keen on taking the leap into the role of Lead Mechanical Engineer? In this dynamic position you will be involved in projects right from the outset. Once you’re assigned to a project, you’ll be technically responsible for ensuring its successful completion. If you’re up for the challenge, apply now for the Lead Engineer position in Rotterdam


Due to the continued success and grow we are looking for a Lead Mechanical Engineer. In this job position you will focus on the design or modification of equipment and heavy machinery. Alongside this, you’ll interact with clients, work closely with colleagues, and keep an eye on project progress. And as a Lead Engineer, you’ll oversee everything from start to finish.

  • Leading a small team of Mechanical Engineers
  • Conceptual design, Basic and detail engineering
  • Creating specifications and reports;
  • Preforming strength calculations (Ansys);
  • Checking technical drawings;
  • Leading the execution of the work.


To be successful it is important that you have good communication skills and the willingness to learn and develop yourself professionally. Furthermore you meet the following requirements:

  • BSc or MSc Mechanical Engineering, Marine Engineer or Naval architecture;
  • Excellent problem solving skills;
  • Experience with 2D and 3D;
  • Minimum of 5 years of mechanical engineering experience, predominantly in the maritime sector;
  • Comprehensive understanding of mechanical systems in construction and engineering endeavors;
  • Proficiency in organizational and project management capabilities;
  • Familiarity with marine industry standards and regulatory frameworks;
  • A collaborative team player with excellent communication skills, capable of working autonomously;
  • Excellent communication skills in English;
  • Speaking Dutch is preferred but not necessary


Our client is well-known Dutch company specialized in design, adapt and upgrade systems for the Maritime industry. They work for the leading marine & offshore companies worldwide.


We offer you an informal and ambitious working environment. You will be part of small but enthusiastic team, within an innovative an dynamic organization. You will earn a good salary up to 85K and we offer great secondary working conditions.

More information

Are you an enthusiastic Lead Mechanical Engineer and ready for a challenge? Apply directly for this job! Engineers from the EU and ready to relocate for the long term are also welcome to apply!

If you have any questions before your application please contact Robin den Ouden at +31 (0)6 – 839 576 63 or e-mail: