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Global Maritime Recruitment

Senior Naval Architect

Discipline: Shipbuilding
Branch: Shipbuilding and repair
Location:Dordrecht area
Workweek:40 hour
Jobs ID:#2176

Senior Naval Architect

Do you have experience with NAPA? Do you work in complex engineering projects for the Naval Industry? If so, please have a look at this job position!


As a Senir Naval Architect, you will be involved in the engineering of all kind of special vessels for the defence and the commercial industry. You will perform different naval calculations and designs and you will follow up projects from the first preliminary engineering phases, until production processes of ships and different offshore structures.

Specific duties in this role include:

  • Designing naval and offshore structures (basic design).
  • Performing naval calculations such as weight, stability and propulsion calculations.
  • Preparing general arrangements.
  • Making sure that the engineering package is according to rules.
  • Conducting feasibility- and risk analyzes when preparing construction plans.
  • When appropriate, provide advice to junior engineers and help in their development.


We are looking for an experienced Naval Engineer capable of doing Naval Architecture calculations and Ship Design. Experience in preparing General Arrangements is valued and having experience in military ships is a big plus. Moreover, the following requirements should be met in order to be successful in these job positions:

  • Having a Bsc or Msc in Naval Architecture / Marine Engineering.
  • At least 5 years of experience as a Naval Architect.
  • Experience with NAPA is a big plus.
  • Excellent command of the English language.


Our client is among the top 10 engineering companies in the Netherlands, with a strong passion for technology. They are specialized in the development of projects within the Maritime and Offshore Shipbuilding. The company is going through a continual period of growth and is always interested in highly skilled Engineers. Last but not least, the company presents a great working environment.


This is a long-term/permanent position in a well-known engineering company. If needed, you will receive special training during the first period of your employment. The base salary will be set depending on your relevant working experience and level of education.

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Are you one of the Senior Naval Architect that we are looking for? Apply directly for this job by sending your CV to If you have any questions before your application please contact Elena Olteanu at +316 3011 1222.

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Elena Olteanu International Recruitment Consultant +31 6 3011 1222

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