Ship & Yacht Engineering

Outfitting Engineer

The Netherlands
Bachelor / MasterHBO
€ 3300-3700
Are you a star in plans & outfitting engineering and do you have a passion for yachts? Then we would like to get to know you!
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About the job

Working as Engineer Outfitting & Plans together with your fellow engineers you are responsible for designing the solutions for doors, hatches, ladders, manholes, shutters, railing and sun protection of the superyacht. The process is not only about the design itself but also the use of materials, the various applicable production techniques, assembly, use, costs, manufacturability and much more, before the solution can be taken into production. As Engineer Outfitting & Plans you are supposed to take all this factors under consideration to ensure a coordinated, integrated, high-quality final design.

About you

As a suitable candidate you match following requirements:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Naval Architecture (or similar)
  • Several years of experience with different parts of the construction process in ship / yacht building
  • Knowledge of production techniques and experience with manufacturability of parts to be engineered
  • Knowledge of high-quality materials and finishing levels
  • Very good command of English language
  • Fluency within the CAD drawing environment; affinity with Solid Edge,  NX and Team Centre
  • Knowledge of relevant regulations such as Lloyd's, Solas and Large Yacht Code (as extra)

Working at Forexx

Our motto for our employees is "Unleash your second power". We'll put you and your knowledge, skills, and drive at center stage. This means that we'll first take a close look at your talents and then see what opportunities and challenging projects match them.

Are we a match? Great, then we offer the following:

  • Pension plan;
  • Secondary employment conditions such as a travel expenses scheme and, depending on the position, possibly a lease car or mobility allowance;
  • Holiday allowance 8.33%;
  • 20 statutory holidays + 5 non-statutory holidays based on 40 hours;
  • A career plan, training and coaching;
  • Relocation and expat support;
  • Challenging assignments with leading clients;
  • An interesting network of colleagues in the field of technology and engineering, with whom you can share knowledge during frequent and enjoyable information and knowledge sessions;
  • Fun and educational internal projects in which software engineers and mechanical engineers collaborate on product development;
  • Many activities with your colleagues such as BBQs, meetings, events, family day, etc.

Application procedure

What will the application procedure look like?

01. First interview

Well done, you got our attention!
The first interview will be held by someone from our recruitment department.

*Are you a software engineer? We will send you our skill assignment before the second interview.

02. Second interview

The first interview went well and you are invited for a second interview.
The second interview will be with someone from our management and someone with a more technical background.

03. Offer

Wow impressive!
All the interviews went really well and Forexx will make a job offer.

04. We become colleagues!

The whole procedure went well and both parties agreed to collaborate. Hello colleague!