Ship & Yacht Engineering

(Senior) Shipbuilding Engineer

The Netherlands
Bachelor / MasterHBO
€ 3500-4200
Are you an energetic and ambitious team player with a passion for yacht building? Then we would like to get in touch with you for a role in the one of the leading Dutch yacht building companies.
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About the job

  • You receive the design and calculations from naval architects and FEM engineers in a way that you are involved in the beginning of basic design and in detail design until production phase.
  • You are responsible for 2D design and 3D modelling for the structures of super yachts with Autocad or Rhino Siemens NX or Nupas Cadmatic.
  • You will be making technical assessments considering manufacturability and feasibility with the cooperation of other disciplines.
  • You will create detailed engineering packages based on basic design and technical specifications.
  • Analyze and check the drawings in the process from engineering to production and delivery.
  • You are able to come up with creative and interdisciplinary solutions for complex problems to provide manufacturing support.

About you

For this role we are looking for someone with the following profile:

  • You have at least Bachelor’s degree on Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (or similar)
  • You have minimum 3 years of work experience in a similar position
  • You have knowledge in yacht building and experience with constructive design
  • You have experience with basic and detail engineering
  • You have knowledge about production process
  • You have experience with Nupas or Siemens NX
  • You have experience with 2D and 3D CAD systems such as Autocad / Rhino

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!