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Global Maritime Recruitment

Technical Specification Engineer (shipbuilding projects)

Discipline: Mechanical
Branch: Shipbuilding and repair
Location:South Holland
Workweek:40 hour
Jobs ID:#3021

Technical Specification Engineer (shipbuilding projects)

Are you a Mechanical Engineer passionate about shipbuilding design? Do you want to be part of an enthusiastic team of Engineers, preparing the technical specifications for mechanical systems? If so, we have a challenging opportunity for you!


As a Technical Specification Engineer you will be responsible for reporting, documentation and flowless execution of the following tasks during basic engineering, detailed engineering and build phase of the ship at the yard. You will support and consult the purchasing department on technical matters, assisting also your colleagues on the yard during the building process. This position is based in South Holland.

Specific duties in this role include:

  • Performing technical writing of specifications based on the contract, rules, regulations and applicable standards.
  • Liaising with both suppliers and other stakeholders in order to determine final technical specifications.
  • Collecting the relevant technical information of the mechanical systems.
  • Preparing the orders in collaboration with the purchasing department.
  • Final inspection at supplier.


We are looking for an ambitious Mechanical Engineer who has broad knowledge of mechanical systems, preferably in ships or offshore installations. Furthermore, the following requirements should be met:

  • Having a relevant technical education (Bachelor or Master level).
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience in the engineering of mechanical systems.
  • Able to work with and manage third-party vendors and subcontractors.
  • Proficiency in both written and spoken English language.


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.


Project based position with a duration of approximate 1 year (can be extended). 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

More information

Are you the Technical Specification Engineer that we are looking for? If so, please get in contact with me. You can reach me by calling +316 3011 1222 or sending me an e-mail to If you are sure that you are the person we are looking for, please send your CV to my e-mail address. Your details will be treated confidentially!

Please note this position is open only to EU citizens.

Applications from other nationalities will not be considered.