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Global Maritime Recruitment

Mechanical Engineer

Discipline: Mechanical
Branch: Shipbuilding and repair
Location:Rotterdam Area
Workweek:40 hour
Jobs ID:#1561

Mechanical Engineer

Would you like to work on innovative design projects? We are looking for experienced Mechanical Engineer for complex standardized ships and offshore equipment.


As a Mechanical Engineer, you will be responsible for the designs for machinery and piping for offshore vessels and workboats. You will develop designs for new technologies, installations and equipment according to customer requirements and taking into account the standards of the company related to quality, safety, sustainability and efficiency of installations and equipment.

Specific duties in this role include:

  • Studying technical requirements from the customer related to products, quality and materials.
  • Performing weight calculations for equipment.
  • Preparing 2D drawing & 3D models of mechanical equipment based on technical specifications.
  • Supporting the after-sales department on technical questions.
  • Identifying bottlenecks in the process and making improvement suggestions.


We are looking for someone who has experience in the shipbuilding industry, preferably having experience in the design of machines and piping systems. Having experience in basic engineering is essential. Strong communication and analytical skills are important for this role. Additionally, the following requirements should be met:

  • Having at least a BSc in Mechanical Engineering or similar.
  • Having at least 3 years of relevant working experience.
  • Having experience with design and modeling software, such as Microstation, Solid Edge, Nupas Cadmatic
  • Speaking English fluently.
  • Our client prefers candidates with EU citizenship.


Our client is a leading company in the shipbuilding industry. The company is based in the Netherlands but it operates worldwide. They are a reliable supplier because of their extensive experience in the innovation technology world. Their employees are highly trained and experienced. Our client offers a great international working environment.


This is a long-term position, so the company will invest in you and in your personal & professional development. You will get assistance in relocating to the Netherlands and we will help you with bureaucratic and tax related issues. The base salary for this position depends on your experience and capabilities.

More information

Laura Popescu +31 88 – 62 62 804


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