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Global Maritime Recruitment

Project Manager Production (shipbuilding)

Discipline: Multidisciplinary
Branch: Shipbuilding and repair
Location:South Holland
Workweek:40 hour
Jobs ID:#3505

Project Manager Production (shipbuilding)

Do you have a broad knowledge of the ship manufacturing process? Are you an experienced Project Manager? We offer you a challenging opportunity in the shipbuilding sector! Keep on reading!


In this position, you will be responsible for the coordination and execution of the construction process of building a ship or a part of the ship, supporting various disciplines such as structural, piping, outfitting, mechanical. You will lead a team of supervisors, implementing detailed plans to improve the productivity of the shipbuilding process. This is a permanent position based in South Holland.

Specific duties in this role include:

  • Manage all production activities in a shipbuilding project, making sure they stay within budget, on schedule, and meet quality standards.
  • Provide innovative solutions for all processes during shipbuilding.
  • Advise on and contribute to the development of the building strategy, sequence, and execution approach for shipbuilding projects.
  • Lead a team of supervisors, ensuring they possess the necessary qualifications and capacity to meet project demands.
  • Supervise the actual construction process, delegating tasks and coordinating the activities of supervisors and subcontractors.
  • Manage activities through registration, analysis, verification, evaluation, and the implementation of corrective measures.


For the Project Manager Production, we are looking for candidates having a very good understanding of all phases of the production process. Furthermore, the following requirements should be met:

  • Professional education on Bachelor or Master level, preferably in Maritime Engineering, Naval Architecture or other technical study.
  • At least 3 years of relevant working experience within the manufacturing environment, preferably in shipbuilding or ship repair industry.
  • Strong personal time management, planning, and analytical skills with ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Familiar with CAD systems.
  • Proficiency in both written and spoken English language. Speaking Dutch is a strong asset.
  • Available for significant business travel and /or working abroad for a long duration.


Our client is a company active in the shipbuilding industry. They design and build various types of ships and they are well-known by their high-quality products. Our client 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

Are you the Project Manager Production that we are looking for? Apply directly for this job and send your CV to If you have any other questions before your application, please contact Elena Olteanu at +316 3011 1222.

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.