Sr Structural Engineer


Dominika Sawa

Recruitment Partner Consultant at Van Storm

Job summary:

Tasks: 3D design of hull and superstructure in Cadmatic or Siemens NX

Projects: hull and superstructure for the super yacht industry

Company: engineering office with state-of-the-art building facilities

Main requirements: +5 years of experience as a Structural Engineer and +2 years as a project & team Coordinator

Your opportunity

As a Sr Structural Engineer Yacht Building, you will be part of the Engineering Team specializing in mega yacht projects +100m. Your main task will be leading and coordinating the engineering team through detailed engineering and production phases. You will supervise your colleagues’ activities, and control the output of the subcontracted detail engineering packages.

As you will be involved in projects from engineering to delivery, you will also communicate with the production team on regular basis. 

What you will do

  • Supporting and coaching the engineering team, to provide them with excellent technical and personal guidance
  • Occasionally performing the 3D design check, to ensure smooth integration with the rest of the project
  • Communicating with external parties and customers
  • Managing the project, to make sure it’s delivered with the right quality and within the time and budget frames
  • Actively cooperating with the other disciplines in the execution of the tasks, to ensure transparent information flow
  • Analyzing and checking the drawings in the process from engineering to production and delivery, as you will be involved in several stages of the project
  • Supporting the production team with solving problems

Where you will work

Our client is one of the key players in the field of construction companies. They focus on a large variety of projects, from mega yachts, navy vessels, and offshore, to infrastructural designs.

Their teams develop the best solutions for their international clients, starting from the design phase, continuing with engineering, up to production and delivery.

  • Compact and focused team in a fast-growing department 
  • People-oriented leadership 
  • Short & efficient communication lines 
  • Passionate and motivated colleagues 
  • Excellent development possibilities, depending on your motivation and skills
  • Office in beautiful and calming surroundings: trees, plants, and water 

What you already have

  • +5 years of experience as a Structural Engineer in the yacht- or shipbuilding sectors
  • +2 years of experience in team & project coordination
  • Good working knowledge of Cadmatic or/and Siemens NX, so you can quickly catch up with the project scope
  • Clear and empathetic communication, since you will be working across several departments and project teams
  • Ability to work in a high-paced, international environment
  • Result and quality oriented, so you can motivate your team to achieve the best results
  • Excellent communication skills and fluent English, so you can communicate efficiently with your multicultural team
  • Available for full-time in the Rotterdam area

Your benefits

  • 38 paid holidays per year for an excellent work-life balance
  • Salary based on expertise starting from 58K gross per year
  • Covered commuting and interviewing costs
  • Business Travel Insurance
  • Basic Dutch course, so you will understand the Dutch jokes during the coffee break
  • Access to social gatherings, lectures, and events, so you will meet like-minded friends within the Dutch Maritime Industry. We also offer you a 1-year membership of KNVTS, Royal Dutch Association of Marine Engineers. 
  • Housing search support and registration provided by Van Storm

Sounds interesting?

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