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Global Maritime Recruitment

Sr. Structural Designer

Discipline: Structural
Branch: Shipbuilding and repair
Location:South Holland
Workweek:40 hour
Jobs ID:#1777

Sr. Structural Designer

Are you an experienced Structural Designer? Do you have an affinity for maritime projects and are you looking for a new long-term challenge? If so, you may just have found your new career step!


As a Sr. Structural Designer, you will make structural calculations starting from construction plans up till more detailed calculations of ship structures and integrated foundations. This is for the full engineering process from basic to detailed engineering. This position is based in South Holland.

Specific duties in this role include:

  • Perform weight, stiffness, vibrations, buckling, fatigue, strength, FEM calculations.
  • Preparing and checking construction plans for vessels hulls and other complex structures.
  • Coordinating and controlling feasibility and risk analyses when preparing construction plans.
  • Having technical meetings with clients, classification societies, suppliers and other third parties.


We are looking for someone who has a solid experience in shipbuilding. Strong communication and analytical skills are important for this role. Additionally, the following requirements should be met:

  • BSc or MSc Mechanical Engineering, Naval Engineering or similar.
  • At least 5 years of relevant working experience, preferably in the shipbuilding industry.
  • Good command of 2D / 3D CAD software.
  • Solid experience in creating complex construction plans.
  • Excellent English both written and spoken.
  • Only EU candidates will be accepted for this role.


Our client is a leading company in the shipbuilding industry. The company’s headquarters is in The Netherlands, but it has shipyards all over the world. 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 37 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 Sr. Structural Designer that we are looking for? If so, please get in contact with me. You can reach me by calling +40 21 555 1189 or sending me an e-mail to

If you are sure that you are the person we are looking for, please send your CV and a short motivation letter to my e-mail address. Your details will be treated confidentially.

More information
Elena Olteanu International Recruitment Consultant +316 3011 1222

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