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Global Maritime Recruitment

Naval Architect – Weight Control and Hydrostatics

Discipline: Shipbuilding
Branch: Yacht building
Location:South Holland
Workweek:40 hour
Jobs ID:#2939

Naval Architect – Weight Control and Hydrostatics

For one of our clients, leading company in the maritime sector, we are currently looking for a Naval Architect with previous experience in yacht building projects. This is a permanent position based in South Holland.

Do you see yourself in this position? Keep on reading!


As a Naval Architect you will be responsible for developing designs and performing stability and weight calculations, naval engineering analyses ( such as propulsion, watertight layout, speed, range, tank capacity, noise requirements). The ideal candidate will need to have a creative, logical, and inquiring mind.

Specific duties in this role include:

  • Create stability books (preliminary and final) and get them approved.
  • Perform the inclination test and ensures approval.
  • Representing the company in the inspection and follow up the resulting actions.
  • Responsible for drafting the relevant SAT protocols.
  • Improving the working methods and standardization.


  • Bachelor or Master degree in the area of naval architecture, alternatively a technical degree with relevant experience.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in vessel design and stability calculations.
  • Proficient user of Maxsurf and AUTOCAD.
  • Excellent communication skills in English (both written and verbal).


Our client is a company specialized in designing and building ships in the luxury segment. The company offers an international and professional working environment.


The company offers you all necessary trainings to develop yourself along with 38 holiday days per year. The base salary for this position depends on your experience and capabilities. Furthermore, we provide all assistance to candidates who relocate to the Netherlands.

More information

Iulia Vilcu
+31 6 – 8395 7663

More information

If you are interested in this role or want to find out more, please contact Iulia Vilcu at or +31683957663.

Your information will be treated confidentially!

Please note this position is open only to EU citizens or those in possession of a Dutch work permit.

Applications from other nationalities will not be considered.