Senior Mechanical Engineer



Are you the Senior Mechanical Engineer with 8+ years of experience in the design engineering of marine systems? Then you are the one we are looking for!

In this role you are responsible for the design and engineering of the marine systems of luxury motor yachts and the cooperation with your team towards the completion of the optimal design based on the requirements of the concept design and the owner's requirements.

Furthermore, the Senior Mechanical Engineer:

  • Performs engineering work in accordance with the requirements of the project and in respect of budget, schedule, safety and client's requirements;
  • Creates engineering design (2D and 3D), P&IDs, system layouts and performs relevant complex calculations;
  • As the Senior Mechanical Engineer you ensure the quality of the completed work and you occasionally guide other Engineers;  
  • Prepares technical specifications of equipment and materials;
  • Ensures the compliance with the international rules and regulations, classification society rules.


In the function of Senior Mechanical Engineer, you hold a BSc. or higher in Marine Engineering or similar. Other requirements:

  • 8+ years of experience in the ship- / yacht building;
  • Experience in creation the creation of system layouts and in performance of complex engineering calculations;
  • Familiar with classification socities and international regulations;
  • Knowledge of Cadmatic and AutoCAD;
  • Excellent command of the English language, both spoken and written, Dutch is a plus.
About the company:

Our client is a globally renowned shipyard in southern Netherlands. This high-tech yacht builder is characterized by employing the latest techniques and pioneer of improvements in production methods, technology, craftsmanship and finish. Besides building new yachts this organization also has a refit department. You will be working in a professional environment in a young team.