Project Manager (Technical)

Management / Consulting


Are you a Project Manager with vast experience in the Yacht and/or Shipbuilding industry? Then You're what we're looking for! Our client a well-known Dutch yacht builder is looking for a Project Manager to be responsible for the budget and planning for the production departments (construction, mechanical engineering, painters).

The Project Manager is: 

  • You will be the first contact point for the internal engineering department, the production departments, after sales and guarantee; 
  • As Project Manager you will be responsible for the management of co-makers (e.g. hull construction, electrical installation, HVAC), the delivery of these parties on spec, budget and planning; 
  • The Project Manager is the first point of contact for the customer team present at the site and coordination of customer suppliers (for example AV-IT); 
  • As Project Manager you will be responsible for the technical coordination of the architect's design (internal and external), on spec, budget and planning; 
  • You are jointly responsible for the co-maker and supplier selection.


As Project Manager you are:

  • BSc. in Mechanical Engineer or relevant;
  • Minimum 4 years relevant work experience, preferably in shipbuilding or yacht building; 
  • As Project Manager you have strong commercial and customer service orientation;
  • You're persuasive and know how to manage stress situations; 
  • Experience with project-based work; 
  • Good English skills speaking and writing; 
  • Knowledge of - and experience with MS software packages or comparable software packages.
About the company:

Al generaties lang worden op de werven van deze organisatie exclusieve jachten gebouwd. Op deze faciliteiten werken de beste vakmensen aan de mooiste jachten ter wereld. Vakmanschap, passie voor het product en lol in het werk staan bij hen voorop. Zij maken gebruik van de meest innovatieve technologieën, hoogkwalitatieve materialen en modernste technieken. Hier werken professionals die hun vak als geen ander verstaan.

For generations this organisation builds the most exclusive yachts. On these sites the best professionals work on the most beautiful yachts in the world. Craftsmanship, passion for the product and love for the job are their priority. They use the most innovative technologies, high quality materials and modern techniques.
Here work professionals who understand their profession like no other.